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Mexican Independence Day Celebration

The Blue Island Public Library presents

VIVA MEXICO, 13th Annual Celebration of Mexico’s Independence

This year’s event includes performance by

  • Blue Island vocalist Eugenio Gil,
  • The Ballet Folklo’rico of the Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council
  • A tribute to World War II’s “Aztec Eagles”, an unheralded unit of Mexican Fighter Pilots present by Professor Antonio Delgado, PhD.

The program ends with the Proclamation of Fr. Miguel Hidalgo Costilla’s “Cry of Freedom”

When:   Tuesday September 10, 2013, 6:00pm

Where:  Christ Memorial Church, 2440 York Street