Award winning actor, singer and storyteller Lou Del Bianco portrays his grandfather Luigi Del Bianco and tells the story of his unique contribution as chief carver on our nation’s greatest memorial, Mount Rushmore. Lou uses authentic photos, maps and timelines to bring Luigi’s story to life. This is a unique program about history, ancestry, perseverance and advocating for human rights. Lou’s new book Out of Rushmore’s Shadow: The Luigi del Bianco Story is available at Rushmorebook.com.
Join us for this virtual presentation on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7 pm for the lively and often humorous story of the “chisel-genius” behind the creation of Mount Rushmore. The event is free and open to all; registration is required on Eventbrite.