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Day of the Dead Fiesta

Tuesday, October 27th Rita Arias Jirasek, educator and author of Mexican Chicago, will talk about the Mexican traditions of honoring ancestors and loved ones on the Day of the Dead. The winners of the Blue Island Public Library Day of the Dead mask contest will also be chosen. The festivities will begin at 6 pm at the Blue Island Public ... Read More »

Monster Bingo

Thursday, October 29th Everyone’s favorite Halloween special event is back for another night of prize winning excitement! Get registered to be a part of the fun. Paid participants will receive one bingo card to use for the entire night. It will go from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Memorial Park Field House (12804 Highland).¬†There will be snacks, drinks ... Read More »

Movie and Pizza Night

Thursday, October 29th Teens and young adults are invited for an evening of pizza and movie watching at the Blue Island Public Library. Come early to help decide on the movie and don’t forget to check out the Library’s YA area upstairs before you go. Doors open at 6:00! Read More »

Culinary Feast

Thursday, October 29th Come join the fun at the Inaugural Culinary Feast benefiting Catholic Charities Emergency Services in the South Region. Explore the finest authentic Mexican food in the southland on Thursday, October 29th from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Restaurante Tenochtitlan (12947 Western Ave). Reservations are $25 per person and includes food and two drink coupons for beer ... Read More »

Monthly Recipe Swap

Tuesday, October 20th Pick one of your favorite recipes in line with theme of the month. Bring your dish for microwaveable sample servings and bring a copy to share the recipe. Stop by the Blue Island Public Library from 10:30 am to 11:30 am to exchange recipes and cooking tips! Read More »