arts/culture/weekend http://kalw.org en The many translations of Day of the Dead http://kalw.org/post/many-translations-day-dead <p></p><p>If you walk down Mission&nbsp;Street this weekend you’ll see family members holding pictures of loved ones in one hand and candles in another. You may see ofrendas--small altars set up to pay tribute to people who have passed away. It’s a tradition that’s been present in the Mission for years, but how it’s celebrated depends on who you ask.</p><p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 00:14:02 +0000 Leila Day & Martina Castro & Rachel Wong 35263 at http://kalw.org The many translations of Day of the Dead Arts/Culture/Weekend: Memorial Day Edition http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-memorial-day-edition-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Things to do by day, all night long, in theaters, museums, on bicycles, at festivals, and parks. Here’s your </span><a href="http://kalw.org/term/arts-culture-weekend" style="line-height: 1.5;">Arts/Culture/Weekend</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;for Memorial Day weekend:</span></p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">THURSDAY</span></strong></p> Thu, 23 May 2013 01:20:38 +0000 Steven Short 27620 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Memorial Day Edition Arts/Culture/Weekend: Comedy, crafts, and Bay to Breakers costumes http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-comedy-crafts-and-bay-breakers-costumes <p></p><p class="p1"><b>THURSDAY&nbsp;</b></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Angela Penny 27275 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Comedy, crafts, and Bay to Breakers costumes Arts/Culture/Weekend: Bikes, books, gardens, and your mom http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-bikes-books-gardens-and-your-mom <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This weekend brings not just Mother’s Day, but National Garden </span>Day, too<span style="line-height: 1.5;">! Find out some ways to celebrate them both – and where you can exercise your mind and body – in this week’s </span><a href="http://kalw.org/term/arts-culture-weekend" style="line-height: 1.5;">Arts/Culture/Weekend</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">!</span></p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 22:58:00 +0000 Steven Short 26896 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Bikes, books, gardens, and your mom Arts/Culture/Weekend: Goats, poetry, and Cuban dance http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-goats-poetry-and-cuban-dance <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">THURSDAY</strong></p><p><strong>Poems Under the Dome</strong>&nbsp;// Go to San Francisco's City Hall to celebrate National Poetry Month. It’s an open-mike event, so bring something to recite, or just listen. It’ll be sheer poetry in either case. // DETAILS: Poems Under the Dome, City Hall, San Francisco, April 18, 5:30pm. Cost: FREE</p><p><b>FRIDAY</b></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 21:25:08 +0000 Steven Short 25857 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Goats, poetry, and Cuban dance