Events

Here are the future events that we will have during the year! Times are set on Central Time.

First Annual Driftless Region’s Día de Los Muertos Celebration**Free**

October 16th, 2021 |1pm to 7 pm

@Keewaydin Farms: 15270 Haucke Ln. Viola, Wi.

Founded in part by a Wisconsin Humanities Recovery Grant from Wisconsin Humanities who strengthen the roots of community life through educational and cultural programs that inspire civic participation and individual imagination.

Join us to celebrate the Day of the Dead!!!

Folk Art Collective, in collaboration with McIntosh Memorial Library and Driftless Curiosity, bring to you this cultural immersion program.

PROGRAM:

1:00pm | Know the Farm

1:00 – 3:00pm  | Paint your Calavera Workshop

1:30pm  | Community Day of the Dead Altar Begins

2:30-3:30pm | Nixtamal Workshop by Zepeda Tortillería

2:30-3:30pm | Totomoxtle Flowers Workshop by Yessica Coria

2:30-3:00pm | Bilingual Storytime

3:00-4:00pm | Aztec Dance for Kids Workshop by Alejandra Jiménez

4:00-5:00pm | Nixtamal Workshop by Zepeda Tortillería

4:00-5:00pm | Totomoxtle Flowers Workshop by Yessica Coria

4:30-5:00pm | Bilingual Storytime

5:00pm | Dinner Begins

5:30pm | Aztec Dance Presentation byAlejandra Jiménez

6:15pm | Candle Lighting

6:45pm |Day of The Dead Altar Experience

7:00pm | Event Closing

 

 

 

 

Special Thanks: Ometochtli Bilingual Mexican Folk Dance, Yessica Coria, Tortillería Zepeda, Thoreau College, Youth Initiative High School,  Peter Cozad Photography, Consulate of Mexico in Milwaukee,  Wisconsin Humanities, McIntosh Memorial Library.

See you there!!!

Let us know your interests for future talks