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What’s On Calendar
October 29 – November 4, 2012

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Community Ofrendas (altars)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Mexican Market Place

Saturday, November 3, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The Mexican Market Place features a variety of crafts to choose from: Mexican Day of the Dead figures and crafts, textiles, jewellery, chocolate drinks, Day of the Dead bread (pan de muerto) and more!

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

ChloŽ Sayer in conversation with Carlomagno Pedro Martinez

Saturday, November 3, 2012
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Mexican popular culture expert ChloŽ Sayer sits down for a chat with visiting artist Carlomagno Pedro Martinez.

Community Ofrendas (altars)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Mexican Market Place

Sunday, November 4, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The Mexican Market Place features a variety of crafts to choose from: Mexican Day of the Dead figures and crafts, textiles, jewellery, chocolate drinks, Day of the Dead bread (pan de muerto) and more!

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

SUNDAY SCENE / Mark Pellegrino

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm

Mark Pellegrino is a Toronto-based multi-disciplinary artist and art technician at Vtape, and he will speak on Christian Marclay: The Clock, on view at The Power Plant till 25 November, 2012.

POWER KIDS / Recreating News

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Inspired by artist Omer Fastís use of narrative and news media in his piece CNN Concatenated (2002), each participant will create a fictional news event by collaging found text from current newspapers and magazines. For children ages 10 Ė 15 and their adult companions.

Diana Kennedy in conversation with Naomi Duguid

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

Local cookbook author Naomi Duguid chats with lively advocate and authority on Mexican regional cooking and ingredients, Diana Kennedy.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details, inquire at the Info Desk or call 416 973 4000.

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