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The Oxnard Housing Authority Resident Services Program at La Colonia Neighborhood brings the community together to celebrate Dia de los Muertos

The Oxnard Housing Authority Resident Services Program at La Colonia Neighborhood brings the community together to celebrate Dia de los Muertos

OXNARD — A series of cultural workshops were hosted by the Oxnard Housing Authority Resident Services Program at La Colonia Neighborhood culminating with a Dia de los Muertos community celebration on November 2nd, 2017. Workshops were led by a local artist, Ana Carrillo, with the assistance of family members and local volunteers. Workshops included a...
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Through Nov. 5 — Carnegie Art Museum to present ‘Fiesta Noche de Recuerdos Altar’

Through Nov. 5 — Carnegie Art Museum to present ‘Fiesta Noche de Recuerdos Altar’

Click here for the entire e-newsletter   Don’t miss participating in the community altar honoring Jackson Wheeler – Create a Nicho! Jackson has left an imprint in the memory of all those who knew him and for that reason we are calling on all his friends to join the Museum in honoring his memory...
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Nov. 5 — Zocalo: Dia de los Muertos Features Art, Music and Poetry

Colorful community celebration offers free fun for all ages VENTURA — The community is invited to a traditional celebration of Dia de Los Muertos as created by four Ventura County artists in the spirit of the zocalo, or “village square,” complete with a community altar and performance space, 2:30–5:30 p.m., Nov. 5, on the Center Court Stage...
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Oct. 29 — Celebrate Dia de los Muertos at Four Locations in Santa Paula

Oct. 29 — Celebrate Dia de los Muertos at Four Locations in Santa Paula

Families and Visitors of All Ages Are Invited to Join this Community-Wide Celebration Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at four different Santa Paula locations, including the California Oil Museum, the Museum of Ventura County Agriculture Museum, the Santa Paula Art Museum and Santa Paula Cemetery. This free, family-friendly event...
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Santa Paula Art Museum to hold Día de los Muertos Free Family Day on Oct. 30

Santa Paula Art Museum to hold Día de los Muertos Free Family Day on Oct. 30

Free Family Day: Dia de los Muertos Celebrate Dia de los Muertos on Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Create paper flowers, La Catrina bonnets and El Catrin sombreros, decorate sugar skulls, and enjoy a storytelling performance by bilingual children’s book author Olga Loya at 11:00 a.m. Free for Everyone...
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Dia de los Muertos Altar and Speakers Put Inequity to Rest at SBCC on Nov. 2

Dia de los Muertos Altar and Speakers Put Inequity to Rest at SBCC on Nov. 2

SANTA BARBARA — “Putting Inequity to Rest” is both title and theme of a three-hour event at the SBCC West Campus Lawn to celebrate Dia de los Muertos on November 2, 2016. Organizers from the SBCC Student Equity Committee (SEC) invite students and the community to pay homage to diversity and equality on and off campus with...
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Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project to present Día de los Muertos Celebration on Nov. 6

Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project to present Día de los Muertos Celebration on Nov. 6

OXNARD — The Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project will present “Día de los Muertos: An Annual Indigenous Celebration” from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6 at Heritage Square, 731 S. A St., Oxnard. The event includes an altar contest, food, music, dancing performances by Ballet Folklorico, Marketplace, Nueva Antequera and Diablos de la Mixteca. Contact...
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More Día de los Muertos events coming this weekend, beyond

From Amigos805 staff reports Día de los Muertos events will continue this weekend in Camarillo, Goleta, Nipomo, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Santa Maria, Santa Paula and Ventura.   Camarillo • CSU Channel Islands will present its annual Día de los Muertos celebration 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2 in and around CI’s John Spoor Broome Library,...
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SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning presented Día de los Muertos celebration

SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning presented Día de los Muertos celebration

SANTA BARBARA — The Santa Barbara Community College SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning (the CLL) hosted its free family-friendly Día de los Muertos celebration on Oct. 24 at the Schott Campus to commemorate the dead through a 4000-year-old Mesoamerican tradition. Children of all ages participated in craft making activities from skull decorating to paper flower making, face painting,...
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Día de los Muertos events continuing this weekend

Día de los Muertos events continuing this weekend

From Amigos805 staff reports Día de los Muertos events are continuing this weekend in Oxnard and Santa Barbara. The Carnegie Art Museum in Oxnard will present its annual Día de los Muertos program as part of its Family Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24 at 424 S. C St., Oxnard. The event includes...
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Día de los Muertos events beginning this weekend

Día de los Muertos events beginning this weekend

Día de los Muertos events are beginning this weekend in many locations in the 805 region. The Carpinteria Library will present “La Catrina,” a Día de los Muertos celebration, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at 5141 Carpinteria Ave., Carpinteria. Visit Click here  or call 805-564-5608 for more information. Casa Dolores — Center for...
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October cover story: Day of the Dead coming to life in 805 region

October cover story: Day of the Dead coming to life in 805 region

Cities from Camarillo to Santa Maria will present numerous activities during Día de los Muertos celebration to honor departed souls By Frank X. Moraga / Amigos805 About three decades ago most of the general public in the 805 region had not heard about Día de los Muertos. Even U.S.-born Latinos in the region had little...
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Javier Gomez to present Día de los Muertos free pre-planning art workshops starting Sept. 26

Javier Gomez to present Día de los Muertos free pre-planning art workshops starting Sept. 26

OXNARD — Javier Gomez will present the annual Día de los Muertos free pre-planning art workshops starting Sept. 26 at 250 E. 5th St., Oxnard. All workshops will be held from noon to 3 p.m. The schedule includes: Sept. 26 — “Papel Picado and Flower Making,” with a special lecture by indigenous elder-maestro Benjamin Aparicio...
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Commentary: Día de los Muertos has arrived. Variety of events scheduled for 805 region

Commentary: Día de los Muertos has arrived. Variety of events scheduled for 805 region

By Frank X. Moraga / Amigos805 You can almost feel it. That special time of year when the veil between life and death is at its thinnest. Día de los Muertos / Day of the Dead is upon us with a number of community groups and organizations planning a variety of events during the coming days. Some...
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Inlakech Cultural Arts Center to present final free Día de los Muertos workshop on Oct. 25 in Oxnard

Inlakech Cultural Arts Center to present final free Día de los Muertos workshop on Oct. 25 in Oxnard

OXNARD — The Inlakech Cultural Arts Center will present the final free Saturday Día de los Muertos workshop on Oct. 25 in Oxnard. The workshop isin preparation for the 7th annual Dia de los Muertos celebration on Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Conejo Mountain Funeral Home, Memorial Park & Crematory in Camarillo. The workshop will...
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