As complex as the culture of Mexico itself, Day of the Dead is a fusion of indigenous and European traditions. The multi-day holiday, celebrated on November 1 and 2, involves family and friends gathering to remember loved ones who have died. It is a day of celebration rather than mourning.
We’re partnering with the Poughkeepsie Public Library, Newburgh Free Library, and Arts Mid-Hudson
to bring you special Día programming!
Wed, Oct 27 • 6:30pm
Thurs, Oct 28 • 4pm
Probably one of the most recognizable symbols of Día de los Muertos, we’ll have Take & Make kits for you to decorate a traditional calavera.