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image of the lion dance team performing the lion dance in the art studio.

Chinese New Year Celebration: Year of the Monkey

February 7, 2016

In ancient times, Buddha asked all the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one. Come celebrate the Chinese year 4714, the year of the Monkey, with Silk Screen Asian Arts and Culture Organization. Make art, enjoy live music, and join the Steel Dragon Lion Dance Team for a parade through the Museum!

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Ming Rui demonstrates Chinese calligraphy with visitors

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm: Lion Dance by the Steel Dragon Lion Dance Team

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm: Purple Bamboo Chinese Ensemble