The 28th Annual Posada
A Mexican and Holiday Celebration
Thursday, December 14th, 2017
The LaSalle Community invites you to celebrate the 28th Annual Posada. Once again, we will be part of a beautiful holiday tradition practiced in many places around the world. We look forward to sharing this LaSalle tradition together.
4:45pm Doors Open: Enter through the Sedgwick door to pick up songbooks. Gather in the gym. Bring your flashlights and warm clothing.
5:00 Presentation: Learn about the Posada tradition from the LaSalle Spanish students
5:30 Procession: Mary, Joseph, and the angels will enter the gym and start the procession. We will walk around the neighborhood carrying our flashlights and singing traditional songs. The LaSalle Spanish students have been learning Posada and other traditional holiday songs. They will lead the procession in traditional costumes.
6:15 Return to the gym for some light refreshments. Enjoy the spirit of La Posada with fellow students, teachers, and parents. There will also be a piñata.
Please bring one of the following:
- 6-pack of bottled water
- 2 dozen cookies
- 2 dozen churros (can be 1 dozen cut in half)
Parking is available on the playground.
CPS requires all students attending an evening event be accompanied by an adult.