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Day of the Dead (Día De Los Muertos) featuring Basho & Friends and Mariachi Alma

Day of the Dead (Día De Los Muertos) featuring Basho & Friends and Mariachi Alma

All ages - Celebrate Day of the Dead/Día De Los Muertos at the Lafayette Public Library with live music and activities! The celebration may be either outside or inside, depending on weather.


  • 10:30-11am: Basho & Friends storytime
  • 10:30am-1:30pm: face painting by Face Fiesta
  • 11am-1pm: Sugar Skull Workshop with Museo de Las Americas
  • noon-12:45pm: Basho & Friends music
  • 1-2pm: music with Mariachi Alma del Folklore

While you are here, view ofrendas (traditional memorial altars) on display throughout the Library made by Lafayette community members.

Saturday, October 29, 2022
10:30AM - 2:00PM
Meeting Room
Lafayette Library
  *Performance or Special Event     *Storytime     *Workshop or Lecture     Adults     Kids     Teens  

Call for Day of the Dead Altars: Lafayette Public Library invites individuals, families, or groups to create an altar for our Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) community display Oct. 15-Nov. 12. 
Learn more and sign up by Oct. 8! 

Create mini diorama altars

Pick up a small box (while supplies last) from the Lafayette Public Library starting Oct. 1 to create your own mini diorama altar honoring a loved one. Using materials from home, honor a family member, friend, pet, or celebrity that passed away. Include a description of your loved one. Get creative! Drop off dioramas by Oct. 15.

Questions? Contact the Programs Staff.


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