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Come join us for a not so scary, Dia de los muertos evening. We will read The Day of the Dead: El dia de los muertos by Bob Barner. There will be a display of traditional day of the dead altars and sugar skulls. We'll make scary masks, digital monsters, and enjoy a sweet snack of Abuelita chocolate! Don't forget to check out some amazing new books about all things scary and take one home!

Schedule of Events

5:30-5:45: Meet & greet

5:45-6:15: Hear a story about dia de los muertos & browse through altars and sugar skulls

6:15-7:30: Make a craft, have a snack, discover online activities, and check out books to take home

Dia de los muertos Family Night

When: Wednesday, October 19th, 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Where: Laura Welch Bush Elementary

9100 Blackhawk Boulevard

Houston, Texas 77075

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