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Day of the Dead Family Program

November 2, 2018, 3:30pm6:30pm

Discover the rich history and traditions associated with the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) through crafts and storytelling for families with kids of all ages. Celebrated throughout Mexico from October 31 to November 2, this holiday is time for family and friends to commemorate departed loved ones through prayer, altars, music, dance, and food.

Join us for Day of the Dead-themed art making activities led by Miguel Ayuso of La Bodega Studios and Evi Triantafyllides of Worldwide buddies, as well as a book reading of “A Marvelous Mexican Misunderstanding” in Spanish & English.

Book Reading (English): 4:00-4:30 PM

Book Reading (Spanish): 4:30-5:00 PM

Paper Craft: 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Mask Making 5:00-6:00 PM

All Free, All Ages!
¡Y Hablamos Español!

This event takes place in the historic chapel, located just a short distance inside the main entrance at 5th Avenue and 25th Street.

Free to attend, RSVP recommended. Please register using the Eventbrite box below.

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Details

Date:
November 2, 2018
Time:
3:30pm–6:30pm
Event Category:

Venue

Green-Wood Cemetery
500 25th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
Phone:
718-210-3080