Know Cultura: Day of the Dead

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult, Ages 12 to 17
Date: 10/30/2013
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:15 PM
 Explore the history and the practice of Day of the Dead (Dia de los muertos) with Willan Cervantes, COCC’s Latino College Prep Coordinator. Cervantes will discuss the rich history of the holiday and touch on the varied ways in which it is observed, as well as lead participants through the building of a typical alter. The program concludes with a performance by Titlakawan, a traditional Aztec group that preserves movements and rituals.

Library: Downtown Bend Public Library    Find the Downtown Bend Public Library
Location: Brooks Room
Contact: Tina Walker Davis
Contact Number: 541-312-1034
Presenter: Willan Cervantes