Archive for Thursday, October 20, 2005

Day of the Dead events continue

October 20, 2005


A Day of the Dead celebration kicked off Tuesday with a ceremony at Watkins Community Museum of History.

A month-long celebration has been planned by Kansas University's Center of Latin American Studies, Lawrence Public Library and the Watkins Museum.

The library has an exhibit featuring a Day of the Dead altar and decorations. The Watkins Museum also has an exhibit and tours can be scheduled by calling 841-4109. KU's Center of Latin American Studies will host a Day of the Dead teacher workshop from 10 a.m. - noon, Oct. 29 at the Watkins Museum. For information, call Adriana Natali-Sommerville at 864-3899 or by e-mail at


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