Thursday at 7 PM – 8:30 PM
Museum of Sonoma County
425 7th St, Santa Rosa, California 95401
Día de los Muertos: Exploring the History and Philosophy Behind the Holiday
SRJC History Professor Laura Larque will lead a discussion on altar building and the important elements to include in a Day of the Dead altar. She will provide a walk-through of the museum’s altars, followed by a lecture on the Aztec philosophy of the spirit’s journey from the world of the living to the spirit world.
This is an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the origin and traditions that are a part of Día de los Muertos.
Doors open at 6:30pm, talk begins at 7:00pm.
– TICKETS –
Free for members
Non-members $10 prepay, $15 at the door.
Students with ID $5.
Preregistration ends at 5:00pm on the day of the program