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Saturday Storytelling
with Teresa Webb

Saturdays
1 - 3 p.m.

Meet Teresa Webb (Anishinaabe) and hear about
Native American cultures through stories and songs,
accompanied by flute, drum and rattle. 
Free for members, included with general admission.

Second Saturday Family Studio

2nd Saturday of each Month
beginning Feb. 11
2 - 3 p.m.

Kids, bring your grownups and join us on the
second Saturday of each month for Second
Saturday Family Studio. Take a closer look at
artwork in the galleries, ask questions, be inspired,
then make your masterpiece to take home!
This not to be missed family program explores a
different theme each month.

Free for members, included with general admission.

Festivals and Events

Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos)

  • Date(s):  October 28, 2017
  • Time:  11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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Celebrate Day of the Dead (Dia de lost Muertos) at the Eiteljorg Museum with partner Nopal Cultural (an Indianapolis Latino arts and culture organization) and enjoy FREE admission! Watch performances, create art, shop at the Mercado (marketplace), enjoy a Catrina parade and so much more. This annual celebration is not to be missed! 

Schedule of Events:

11 a.m.

What is Día De Los Muertos? with Patricia Castañeda
Metzli Cultural performing Sones Mexicanos.
Gissa & Christopher M Dance performing latino songs.

12 p.m.

Welcome Message from Mexican Consul Luis Enrique Franco   
What are Ofrendas with Patricia Castañeda           
Classical Music Indy featuring Master guitarist John Alvarado

1 p.m.

Traditions of Day of the Dead with Patricia Castañeda
Metzli Cultural performing Sones Mexicanos
Anderson Ballet Folklorico presented by Meztli Cultural
Folkloric Dance

2 p.m.

Altars and Print Exhibit with Patricia Castañeda
Metzli Cultural performing Sones Mexicanos.
Ballet Folklórico Mosaicos directed by Jesús Hernández
Folkloric Dance

3 p.m.

Calaverita with Patricia Castañeda
Coro Latinoamericano from Christ Church Cathedral
Directed by Yuri Rodriguez

3:35 p.m.

* Ballroom closes for Catrina Parade Preparations.        

3:50 p.m.

Who is Catrina? with Patricia Castañeda
Mayan Dance with Izalcojotl directed by Mario Tepas
Catrina Parade directed by Nicole Martinez-LeGrand

*Guests will be asked to leave the ballroom for a few minutes.

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