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Hanukkah Festival Workshop: Mexican Chocolate Gelt!

Saturday 12/10 from 11:00am to 4:00pm

The Skirball Cultural Center

Join Maite at the Skirball’s Hanukkah Festival: LA/LA!

Celebrate Hanukkah while discovering the history of chocolate, one of Mexico’s greatest gifts to the world. In special demonstrations throughout the day, learn about the history of the prized cocoa pod, from its origins as a drink for Mayan and Aztec nobility, to a drink for European aristocrats, to the simple chocolate bar, and the special Hanukkah gelt.

Come to the demonstrations or just drop by to decorate your very own gelt with edible paint and decorative foil!

($12 general admission, $9 seniors, full-time students, and children over 12, $7 children 2-12, free to members and children under 2)

register here

 

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