Christmas Around the World at the East Chicago Public Library

For Immediate Release

Christmas Around the World at the East Chicago Public Library

EAST CHICAGO (December 2, 2019) The public is invited to join in lighting up the holiday season at the East Chicago Public Library this holiday season. A Christmas tree lighting ceremony is scheduled at the Main Library and will showcase trees representing some of cultures that make up the city’s population.  The popular local exhibit will offer visitors a view of holiday celebrations from other countries as well as the United States. This year’s theme is “Christmas around the World.” The setup will be located throughout the Main Library including the Templeton Gallery.
The holiday program, will take place on Thursday, December 12 at 5 p.m. at the East Chicago Public Library, 2401 E. Columbus Drive. It will include storytelling by special guests, sing-alongs, a free gift and photo with Santa for children and families, entertainment, and much more.
The public is invited to view the free exhibit during regular library hours through January 10. A similar tree display will also be featured at the Pastrick Branch library located at 1008 W. Chicago Ave. The Christmas Program is funded in part by the Foundations of East Chicago. For additional information, please contact the Public Relations Department at 397.2453 Ext. 33.

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