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Add to Calendar2017-11-01 11:00:00 2017-11-01 20:00:00 America/Edmonton Day of the Dead at your AGA with the Latin American Community Engagement Network Learn more about the meaning behind familiar artistic and cultural activities associated with the Day of the Dead, one of the most popular celebrations in Mexico. Full of colours, aromas and traditions, the Day of the Dead celebrates life by honouring the dead. 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Art Gallery of Alberta info@youraga.ca
Add to Calendar2017-11-02 11:00:00 2017-11-02 17:00:00 America/Edmonton Day of the Dead at your AGA with the Latin American Community Engagement Network Learn more about the meaning behind familiar artistic and cultural activities associated with the Day of the Dead, one of the most popular celebrations in Mexico. Full of colours, aromas and traditions, the Day of the Dead celebrates life by honouring the dead. 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Art Gallery of Alberta info@youraga.ca
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Learn more about the meaning behind familiar artistic and cultural activities associated with the Day of the Dead, one of the most popular celebrations in Mexico. Full of colours, aromas and traditions, the Day of the Dead celebrates life by honouring the dead.

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Ofrenda Exhibition

November 1: 10 am – 8 pm;
November 2: 10 am – 5 pm

Ofrendas or Altars are tables full of Earthly pleasures for the souls of those who have passed.

Storytelling

November 1: 10 am – 1 pm 
November 2: 10 am – 3 pm

Flor Roman, Fanny Roman and Raquel Aviles will take you on an adventure through stories about the Day of the Dead.

Films

November 1: 2:00 pm
Explore the Day of the Dead through the documentary “Oaxaca Fiesta de Muertos.”

November 2: 12:45 pm and 2:45 pm
Explore the Day of the Dead through the family friendly film “The Book of Life” (2014)

Ballet Folklórico “Orígenes, Danza y tradición Latinoamericana”

November 1: 5:15 -6 pm and 6:45 – 7:30 pm

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Audience:   All ages
Tags:   family