Oct 31

Day of the Dead 2016 – Calaveras, Cempazuchitl & Monarch Butterflies – Workshop

October 31, 2016

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM



Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center, Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), and the Heritage Garden Student Group

Decorate a sugar skull, make paper cempazuchitl (marigold) flowers, create skull-shaped seed bombs to help preserve Monarch butterfly habitat, and honor departed loved ones through storytelling.

All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above

Poster: “Día de los Muertos” (Day of the Dead) 2016 [PDF]

Admissions: Free

Location: 803 S. Morgan St. LCB2 Chicago, IL 60607

Co-sponsors: UIC Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos and student organizations Delta Psi Alpha, Fearless Undocumented Alliance (FUA), Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE), Lambda Sigma Upsilon, Latino Planning Organization for Development, Education, and Regeneration (LPODER), Latino Pre-Medical Student Association, (LPMSA), Latino Association of Business Students (LABS), and PRIDE


Edith Tovar

Date posted

Jun 28, 2018

Date updated

Jun 28, 2018