The Sunset Park Library Branch is pleased to present

a special program in celebration of

“El Día de Los Muertos” (The Day of the Dead )

With an initial DIY activity followed by the striking presentation

of the amazing Calpulli Youth Dance.

 

Calpulli Youth Dance returns to Brooklyn Public Library

audiences with El Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead),

outfitted in traditional costumes, the talented dancers

will take participants on a voyage from a festive town

in Mexico to Mictlan, the beautiful underworld of Aztec

mythology, where La Catrina is the mesmerizing Queen.

 

Enjoy a traditional hot chocolate,

pan de muerto, hojaldra, and more.

 

El Día de Los Muertos Events:

3:30PM DIY Arts & Crafts

5:00PM Food & Refreshments

6:30PM Calpulli Youth Dance

performance

All ages are welcome.

 

 

 

 Dancer: Abril Reynaga  Photo Credit: Julieta Cervantes

Sponsored by the Programs and Exhibitions Department and funds from the 2015-2016 NYC Neighborhood Library Award with the support of the Charles H. Revson Foundation. Also credit to the Friends of Sunset Park.

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