WHAT A MONTH WE HAVE IN STORE FOR EVERYONE! This is the month of the intercultural and interactive “El Dia de los Muertos” events from October 10 – November 1. This unique offering brings the Mexican Celebration of the Day of the Dead to Marlborough with art, music, crafts, classes, food and active participation by people of all ages.
The Art Gallery opens on Saturday, October 10, 1-4 p.m. and remains open every weekend day through November 1, the actual celebration of the Day of the Dead from 1-6:30 p.m.
Be sure to put on your calendars right now, and make reservations for, the ARTISTS RECEPTION and MEXICAN BUFFET on Friday, October 16, from 6-8 p.m. Admission is $10/person including meeting the artists, the delicious Mexican food served buffet style, Sangria, an outdoor candlelight procession at 7:30, and music by Rich Johnson. You will also hear an interesting overview and history of the celebration “El Dia de los Muertos” and how we in America have many ties to this day dedicated to memories of our loved ones who have died.
Make reservations early with Diane Sandler, (860) 295-8242. Seating is limited and you do not want to miss this treat!
See the details on our website www.marlborougharts.org for all the classes and weekend artistic activities.
And of course, there is our 4th Friday @ the Arts Cafe on Friday, October 23 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. The Kenn Morr Band returns by popular demand. He is an internationally known song writer and musician whose acoustic band always thrills the audience. He has a velvety baritone that makes his sings based on life experiences touch everyone. Admission is $10/person. Doors open at 7; Gift Shop will be open. BYOWine with other refreshments available.
The weather may be cool, but the action at MAC is hot . Do join in.
NOTE: We are looking for a new Director for the Gift Shop. This is an interesting opening for someone who has part-time time to give to MAC. If interested, contact Riva Clark at:
- DIA DE LOS MUERTOS EVENTS FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
- Day of the Dead Artists’ Reception and Mexican Buffet