October 20, 2018
The Collective - Community Arts Center
201 N. Public Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Dia de los Muertos at The Collective
Dia de los Muertos Drop in Art Projects
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Drop into the Collective for Dia de los Muertos crafts. crafts so these are geared toward adults, But children are welcome to do the crafts with help from an accompanying adult. At The Collective 201 N. Public Rd. Free and no sign up required
Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) is a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and other parts of the Americas, usually on November 1st and 2nd, in observance of and in celebration of the dead. The festivities include parades, family gatherings at cemeteries and creating beautiful ofrendas, or altars, to recognize, remember and revere the deceased. Artistic traditions associated with the celebration include sugar skulls, Catrina dolls, music and poetry. Bring a small photo or memento to leave on the community ofrenda at The Collective September 28 – November 4.
Drop into the Collective for Dia de los Muertos crafts. These small make & take art projects are geared toward adults, Children are welcome to do the crafts with help from an accompanying adult. This is not an activity where children can be dropped off.
At The Collective 201 N. Public Rd. Free and no sign up required