The Education Department within the Emma S. Barrientos - Mexican American Cultural Center seeks to provide dynamic, innovative, and socially relevant programming that preserves, creates, and promotes Mexican American and Latinx cultural arts and heritage. The ESB-MACC Education Department offers Saturday workshops, studio classes, seminars, and camps for all ages, providing opportunities for participants to enhance their understanding and appreciation of Mexican American and other Latino cultures. For more information, call 512-974-3785 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For educators and students, we offer tours by appointment Monday-Friday 10am-2pm. Please book in advance to assure your spot (4 weeks before tour date).
Tier 1 Group Tours include a FREE tour with one of our trained docents to explore the cultural history of the ESB-MACC facility and our galleries.
Tier 2 Experience & Tour includes the tour above, in addition to a culture & arts activity designed to suit the curriculum needs of educators.
Call (512) 974-3786 for pricing. Reserve your tour by completing our online Tour Request Form.
The ESB-MACC is now accepting online registrations for accepts online registration for our classes. Please create a new account or login in with your user name and password. Once you’ve logged in, click on the “Arts & Culture” button to find our programs. If you are not sure if you have an online account with us please contact the ESB-MACC registration office at: 512-974-3785.
Sugar Skull Workshops
Come celebrate Dia de los Muertos by participating in our FREE 2018 Dia de los Muertos Workshops! This year we will be offering Bella Muerte, Dulce Vida: Sugar Skill workshops every Saturday in October!
Bella Muerte, Dulce Vida: Sugar Skull workshops:
In this class you will learn the historical art of sugar skull making! During these hands-on sugar skull workshops, both children and adults will learn the significance of Dia de Los Muertos and how to create beautiful calaveras. Participants will also receive a sugar skull kit to decorate at home to continue the wonderful tradition of sugar skull making!
Ages 4+ are welcome! All minors must be accompanied by an adult.
October 6, 2018
(1pm - 3pm) October 13, 2018
(10am - 12:30pm) October 20, 2018
(1pm - 3pm) October 27, 2018
(1pm - 3pm)
Space Fills Quickly, Register Today! Contact / Registration Info
To register, please visit the RecTrac website, choose the "Arts and Culture" category (third thumbnail), and then you can search classes. To locate the Sugar Skull workshops, please choose the location as "ESB-MACC" and the program as "all types". The class should appear as the choice below. It's titled:
107793 - Día de los Muertos Workshops
The ESB-MACC is now accepting online registrations for Summer Classes. Please click here to create a new account or login in with your user name and password. Once you’ve logged in, click on the “Arts & Culture” button to find our programs. If you are not sure if you have an online account with us please contact the ESB-MACC registration office at: 512-974-3785.