Events

Henna Night at the Castellani Art Museum: Learn about the art of mehndi!

  • Date:  April 10, 2019
  • Time:  4:30pm – 6:30pm

Come to the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University on Wednesday, April 10th from 4:30pm-6:30pm for Henna Night! Learn about the traditional art of mehndi from henna artists in the local Buffalo-Niagara region through demonstrations and discussions in this family friendly program. Mehndi, also known as henna, is a form of decorative body art worn by women throughout South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, featuring intricate geometric and natural designs. Visitors to the museum on Henna Night will receive one free mehndi (henna) design while supplies last. Paid refreshments available courtesy of Niagara University’s Muslim Student Alliance. For more information, please contact Edward Y. Millar, 286-8290.

Henna Night is made possible through the Folk Arts Program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.