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Thursday, October 31, 2013

All Day

Day of the Dead Art Gallery @ RC

Event Description: "The Day of the Dead" is a popular holiday celebrated in Latin American countries especially Mexico on November 1st and 2nd. It is believed that the spirits of the dead come back to visit their loved ones, so this holiday is designed as a way of celebrating the lives of the people who have passed away.

The Day of the Dead Art Gallery will be a series of altars. All Rock Creek students, staff, and faculty are encouraged to highlight the diversity among cultures and in how the Rock Creek community celebrates and remembers their loved ones that have passed away.

Event Location: RC Building 3, Mall Stage

Event Contact Info: sara.alvarezolvera@pcc.edu

Posted by: Loretta Dike