Event

OMCA Family | Celebrate Diwali—Festival of Lights

Sunday, November 13, 2016, 1–4 pm
Sunday, November 13, 2016 - 1:00pm

Celebrate Diwali, the Indian festival of lights. Watch and participate in folk dance by Sahiyar Dance Troupe and enjoy a South Asian a cappella music performance by Stanford Raagapella! Join the author of Lights, Camera, Diwali, Dr. Amita Roy Shah, for a special story time at 2 pm where she will read and autograph her new book. Enjoy a demonstration of diya making on a potter’s wheel, get a henna tattoo on your hand, color rangoli designs, and create your own clay lamp to take home.

Included with Museum admission. Admission for Members is always free. No reservations necessary. All ages welcome.

Presented in partnership with the Oakland Asian Cultural Center.