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Invitation to “HisStory”
Release Date: September 16, 2010

Invitation to “HisStory”
 
The Rye Town 350 Committee invites you to attend
the next celebration of the 350th Anniversary
of the founding of the Town of Rye.
 
The Committee is sponsoring a FREE, three-part series
entitled: "HisStory," featuring professional storytellers,
 
Lou Del Bianco, Jonathan Kruk and Doug Carey.
 
Each of the storytellers will bring to life
a different, significant historical person
who shaped the history of the Town of Rye.
 
The first of this FREE series will be held on:
 
Sunday, September 26, 2010
Time: 4 - 5pm.
Posillipo Center
32 Garibaldi Place, Port Chester
 
At this first event, Lou Del Bianco will portray his grandfather,
Luigi Del Bianco, an Italian immigrant,
who moved to Port Chester in 1920,
lived at 68 Grant Street, and became -in 1933 –
the “Chief Carver” of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
 
The website http://www.LuigiMountRushmore.comhas information
on Luigi Del Bianco’s contribution to Port Chester and
the United States.
 
 
Please contact Camille Linen, camille636@aol.com,
for additional information on this exciting series celebrating
the 350th Anniversary of the founding of the Town of Rye in 1660.

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