Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Workshop

When: Nov. 1 (Saturday) from 3-5 pm

Where:  Gethsemane Episcopal Church's Parish Hall off of Depot Street, Proctorsville

Activity:  Half way between fall and winter solstice, many cultures believe this is a time when those who have died return to visit the living. The focus is on the South American customs, particularly Mexico. Activities include: Sand painting, skull cookie decorating; sugar skull decorating (they're made of plaster); papel picado (Mexican paper cut banners); paper flowers; and creation of a community altar. 

Sponsor: Cavendish Historical Society

Cost: This is a free event but donations are appreciated.

FMI: margoc@tds.net or 802-226-7807