Dia de Los Muertos

Day of the Dead

"Día de los muertos <<DEE ah deh lohs MWEHR tohs>> is a Mexican holiday that honors the dead. Many Mexican American communities also celebrate it. Día de los muertos is a Spanish phrase meaning day of the dead. On this day, families gather in churches, at cemeteries, and in homes. They pray for and remember loved ones who have died. The celebration is usually on November 2, the Roman Catholic religious festival of All Souls' Day. Some people celebrate over several days, including All Saints' Day on November 1.

 

Teens & Tweens Halloween Craft !!

 Come one, come all, to decorate your own Sugar Skull! Join in the fun to celebrate Halloween and the Mexican Holiday, Dia de Los Muertos.  Craft supplies will be on hand in our upstairs conference room on Monday, October 24, from 4:30 - 6:00 pm.  Please register with our adult staff for this come and go event. See you there!

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