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Chinese New Year Family Celebration: The Year of The Monkey

February 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Saturday, February 13, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Kick off the Year of the Monkey with a free lion dance and kung fu performance in front of our new space at 100 Washington Street. Following the lion dance, join us inside China Institute for traditional food and New Year-themed workshops and activities including dumpling making, paper cutting, and a special Year of the Monkey craft.

Paper Cutting Workshop 1 – Register Now!

Paper Cutting Workshop 2 – Register Now!

Paper Lantern Workshop 1 – Register Now!

Paper Lantern Workshop 2 – Register Now!

Free Programming
• Lion Dance and Kung Fu Performance
• Traditional Chinese New Year Foods
• Face Painting
• Learn About Chinese New Year
• Interactive Storytelling: The Legend of the Monkey King

Ticketed Events
• Dumpling Making Workshop
• Paper Lantern Workshop
• Paper Cutting Workshop

SCHEDULE
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Lion Dance and Kung Fu Performance (Outside)
12:00 PM – Doors Open to China Institute
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Meet the Lion Dance Performers
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Dumpling Making, Paper Cutting, & Paper Lantern Workshops
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM – Interactive Storytelling: The Legend of the Monkey King
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dumpling Making, Paper Cutting, & Paper Lantern Workshops

GENERAL ADMISSION: FREE
WORKSHOP ADMISSION:
Members: Adult $10; Children $5
Non-Members: Adult $15; Children $5

The Confucius Institute at China Institute (CI@CI) and the various programs it offers are made possible through the generous support of the Hanban – officially known as the “Office of Chinese Language Council International” – with additional support from other private and public foundations.

Details

Date:
February 13
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Downtown Office
100 Washington Street (entrance at 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor)
New York, NY 10006 United States
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Phone:
212.744.8181
Website:
http://www.chinainstitute.org

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