Dia de los Muertos
Day of the Dead
Saturday, November 1
1 – 4 p.m.
Join us for hands-on workshops, where you can decorate a sugar skull, make a Papel Picado or Cempasuchiles, or have your face painted!
Artist Demos, an exhibition of student art, food trucks, and live performances make the day fun for the entire family! Be sure to bring a copy of a photo or a nonvaluable remembrance of a loved-one or a community member to contribute to the Community Ofrenda, which will be on display on November 1-2.
540 Cornish Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
SPONSORED IN PART BY GIFTS FROM
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS ART GENEROUSLY PROVIDED BY DAVID LOZEAU.
A unique celebration of Persian culture will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 6:30 to 8:30pm at the Encinitas Library (540 Cornish Drive Encinitas, 92024) beginning with exotic teas and sweets. You will be serenaded by DorNobs formed in 1985, who specialize in cross-generational Persian dastgah music, playing avant-garde twists on classical Persian music. The featured event of the night is a reading and theatrical rendering form the book of Dr. Nagar Nizai, Rumi Fables who will be in attendance to sign books at the close of the evening. Ceramic Sculpture by Lilly Pourat, Persian carpets and a special video of Persian classical dance by Banafsheh Sayyad will make this a full sensory experience. Join the Encinitas Friends of the Arts for only $25 for free admittance. Public $15. For more information Jim Gilliam760.633.2746
Encinitas Friends of the Arts is fund of the Coastal Community Foundation.
The mission of Encinitas Friends of the Arts (EFA) is to partner with the City of Encinitas by fundraising and advocating for the cultural arts in Encinitas and a city-owned Arts Center.
Established by local residents, the Encinitas Friends of the Arts will support a vibrant arts community. Make a donation as a founding donor of EFA. Click here to donate through the Coastal Community Foundation.