Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead
with the Peabody Museum &
the Consulate General of Mexico
Tuesday November 2, 2010
3:00 to 5:00 pm
The Family Event will feature traditional Mexican dance performances with Ballet Folklorico, Dancing Chickens (Oaxacan woodcarvers), craft activities including papel picado (colorful Mexican paper decorations), calaca masks (decorating skull masks in the Day of the Dead-style), paper marigolds (making distinctive Day of the Dead decorations), story time, and the popular Sugar Skull Workshops (decorating traditional sugar skulls).
FREE with Museum admission. No tickets or reservations are required. Sugar skull workshops are an additional $5.00/skull. For more information, call 617-495-3216.
Limited parking at Broadway Garage (7 Felton St.)
Fun for the Whole Family!
Sponsored by the Consulate General of Mexico,
Dirección de Asuntos Culturales / SRE; Nomad, Cambridge Public Library, the Harvard Office of Faculty Development and Diversity, the Association of Harvard Latino Faculty and Staff, and the Peabody Museum, Harvard University