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Chinese New Year Celebration, Year of the Rooster

February 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Date & Time: Saturday, February 4, 2017
Family Workshops: 1:00–3:30PM; Party & Performance: 4:00–7:00PM

Family Workshop Tickets*:
Members: Adult $15, Children $5; Non-Members: Adult $20, Children $5; Patron Members FREE
*Price includes entry to one workshop and the concert

Concert Tickets:
Members $10; Non-Members $20; Patron Members FREE

Location: 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10006

Kick off the Year of the Rooster with China Institute’s signature New Year Celebration. In the afternoon, we open our doors to families for New Year-themed workshops and activities including dumpling making, storytelling, and lantern-making. Attendees can also learn about our language classes and summer camp. In the evening, adults and families alike are welcome to a party featuring a lion dance, food, and live music.

Event Schedule*

1:15 – 2:15PM: Workshop Session 1
Dumpling Making Workshop 1 – SOLD OUT

Paper Lantern Workshop 1 – SOLD OUT

Interactive Storytelling 1: Chinese New Year – Register Now!

2:30 – 3:30PM: Workshop Session 2
Dumpling Making Workshop 2 – SOLD OUT

Paper Lantern Workshop 2 – SOLD OUT

Interactive Storytelling 2: Chinese New Year – Register Now!

3:30 – 4:00PM: Children’s Dance Demonstration (2nd Floor)

4:00 – 7:00PM: Concert and Party (100 Washington Street)Learn More & Register Now!
Lion Dance
Traditional Chinese New Year Foods
Music Performance

*Tickets are required for all events

For questions or to register by phone, please contact Aaron Nicholson at 212-744-8181 ext. 138 or by email at [email protected]

This program is supported by Hanban.



February 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Downtown Office
40 Rector Street
New York, NY 10006 United States
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