NYC. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Family Day at the National Museum of the American Indian in New York. Saturday, September 19, 2015. 12:00 to 4:00 pm.
Bring the whole family and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. A variety of activities will include decorating a jaguar mask, coloring an animal pendant, bracelet weaving, and animal buttons. Learn about the importance of corn and watch corn grinding demonstrations. All activities are in conjunction with the Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed exhibition.
About the Museum:
A diverse and multifaceted cultural and educational enterprise, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is an active and visible component of theSmithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum complex. The NMAI cares for one of the world’s most expansive collections of Native artifacts, including objects, photographs, archives, and media covering the entire Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego.