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MOCA Lunar New Year Family Festival

MOCA Lunar New Year Family Festival

Jan 21 @ 2:30 pm5:30 pm

Museum Of Chinese In America
215 Centre Street
New York, NY

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FREE

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Ring in the Year of the Rabbit with an afternoon of festivities for the whole family. Performances, demonstrations and other activities include a Lion Dance performance, a Noodle Pulling Demo, a Dragon’s Beard Candy Making demonstration with Chef Chris Cheung, Meet & Greet with author Michele Wong McSween (Gordon & Li Li), bilingual storytime with Ya Ya Preschool,  Ribbon Dance demonstration and workshop, Chinese music and drop-in arts & crafts.

😷 Masks required

 

 

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