Category Archives: Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos 2021 programming in person and online.

Join us starting this Saturday October 23rd from 9-11 am. We are hosting a workshop about ofrendas. Come paint with us and share how you will remember your loved ones this year. We will have pan de muerto made by a local baker. Also, on October 27th at 6:00 pm, we are having a zoom workshop on creating a frame for your ofrenda. (see the blue Dia de Muertos flyer below) 

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Día de los Muertos Virtual Celebration this Sunday November 1st

To Friends of the Latino and Latina Roundtable,
Please join us this Sunday for Día de los Muertos Virtual Gathering. We will be learning about this beautiful tradition and it’s an opportunity to gather and remember our loved ones and also a space to process the loss and our grief due to COVID-19. We will also be sharing information about altars/ofrendas that are being created locally. We invite you to share your altar/ofrenda that day with us. Please let me know if you have any questions. (909) 480-6267. Also, translation will be provided.
Lina Mira,
Director of the Latino and Latina Roundtable
Join on on Sunday November 1st from 2-3:30 pm
Roundtable is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: DDLM November 1st 2020
Time: Nov 1, 2020 01:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting

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Latino/a Roundtable Dia De Los Muertos – November 3, 2019

Please join Latino/a Roundtable on November 3, 2019 from 3-7 pm at the dA Center for the Arts to celebrate Dia De Los Muertos.   This is a non-commercial event to remember and celebrate our loved ones.  We will have one central altar where you can bring a picture and/or other items of those who have passed.  Time will be set aside for you to share something about them. Other altars will also be part of this event.  Please bring your family. There will be crafts to create, face painting, dance and food to share.  All are welcomed to join.

Inivtation DIA DE LOS MUERTOS ENCUENTROS EVENT 11/11 – with food, ceremony, and music

Come and join us this Saturday November 11 from 5:30pm-10pm at the Pitzer Grove House (1001 Service Road in Claremont) to give thanks to all our workers and community members from the Pomona Economic Opportunity Center, the Latino and Latina Roundtable, and Pitzer College . We will be placing a plaque in memory of the community members and workers who have passed away from our Pitzer familia at 5:30 PM (in the worker garden behind the Pitzer Grove House) – particularly remembering dining hall, facilities, and housekeeper workers that have passed away. After the ceremony, we will be serving food and we will also be having a live Latin Jazz band performing (with Pitzer alumnus Joaquin Calderon playing on congas).  Please come — send this notice to your listserv — invite others —  and bring a friend or family member! Hope to see you all there!

Your personal invitation to Dia de Los Muertos Celebration (LRT) – November 5, 2017

This is your personal invitation to join us in our annual community-based celebration of Dia de Los Muertos at the dA Center for the Arts on Sunday, November 5, 3 -6 PM at the dA Center for the Arts in Pomona.  We are writing to you personally to bring an item (picture, food, drink, or other items — to include in the altar – as part of our collective effort to remember our loved ones).  

Please join Latino/a Roundtable on November 5, 2017, to Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos at the dA Center for the Arts.  This event is open to our members and the public or all ages.  We will have entertainment, food and art projects for the youth to create as well as face painting for all.  We will have a ceremony to celebrate the lives of those  who  have passed.   Those who are no longer with us but whose spirit or meaning or contributions continue to live today.  To ensure that our ceremony is a success, please bring an item (picture, food ,drink or other items you want to add to the altar to remember your loved ones.  The event is from 3-6 p.m. at 252 Main Street, Pomona.
Rose Calderon
Latino/a Roundtable