Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican culture which commemorates the unlikely victory of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguin over French forces at the battle of Puebla May 5th, 1862. The celebration
Nyack Pubs Get Scholarly
Dated: June 30 2016
Belly up to the bar with a book this summer! The Valley Cottage Library is sponsoring a Book and Pub Club for adults who like to have a drink and/or dinner with their literature. Three interesting novels will be discussed, so read them in advance. The first book, The Incarnation, by Susan Barker, is centered on a protagonist who receives letters about his previous lives….Tuesday, July 12, 7PM at O’Malley’s, 108 Main Street. The second is Mr. Splitfoot, by Samantha Hunt, a story about two orphans living in a house full of abandoned children and run by a religious fanatic….Tuesday, August 16, 7 PM at Olive’s, 118 Main Street. The third and final book , Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist, takes place during the 1999 Seattle protest against WTO (the World Trade Organization)….Tuesday, September 20, 7 PM, at Prohibition River, 82 Main Street.
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