WHAT: FREE ADMISSION to celebrate “the Day of the Children” and to honor the Latino community at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis.
WHERE: The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, 3000 N. Meridian Street
WHEN: Sunday, April 26, 2015, special activities take place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (The museum remains open until 5 p.m.)
DETAILS: The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis proudly celebrates a special day originate in Mexico in 1925. El Día de los Niños recognizes children, pays tribute to their importance in society and endorses their well-being. It is now observed in many places around the world. Families and children will enjoy special music, art and culture including:
- Zelaya Mariachi Band – Enjoy being serenaded by an authentic mariachi band
- Yurtfolk Music Workshop – Join in an interactive, bilingual hour of exploring music, stories and folk dance from around the globe.
- Bilingual Storytelling – Classic stories told in both English and Spanish.
- Paper Flower Fiesta – Celebrate by folding your own traditional paper flower.
- Ballet Folklorico Mosaicos – Enjoy exciting and energetic traditional Mexican dance.
- One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure – A SpaceQuest®Planetarium show presented in Spanish shows the beauty and vastness of space.
- Consulate of Mexico – local resource information will be provided for Spanish speaking visitors including free books written in Spanish.
El Día de los Niños is presented by Indy Eleven, Central Indiana Honda Dealers, Honda Manufacturing of Indiana, LLC
About The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis is a nonprofit institution committed to creating extraordinary learning experiences across the arts, sciences, and humanities that have the power to transform the lives of children and families. For more information about The Children’s Museum, visit www.childrensmuseum.org, follow us on Twitter @TCMIndy, Facebook.com/childrensmuseum andYouTube.com/IndyTCM