Today, Nov. 1 is Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. Celebrated widely in South America, many of the Mexican traditions are spreading in the U.S. This time of year is half way between fall equinox and winter solstice. In many cultures this is when the veil between this world and the next is the thinnest, with loved ones who have died visiting their families and friends. Learn about more about Dia de losMuertos.
There are many art, craft, and other activities associated with this holiday. So try something new today: