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MOCACREATE: Lunar New Year Museum Makeover + Author Meet & Greet

Author Storytime- Gordon & Li Li Celebrate Chinese New Year

January 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Museum Of Chinese In America
215 Centre Street Lower Manhattan
New York, New York

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Suggested Ages: All

Free with museum admission

Help welcome the New Year by making handmade decorations to liven up the Museum. Transform the space with colorful creations, which will be on display through MOCA’s annual Lunar New Year Family Festival.

At 3 pm, join author Michele Wong McSween for a meet & greet. Michele will teach English and Mandarin words from her new bilingual book, Gordon & Li Li Celebrate Chinese New Year, where Gordon & Li Li learn about New Years’ preparations, good luck foods, and special greetings for a happy and prosperous New Year. A special Year of the Rat bookmark craft and book signing will follow the reading.

Storytime and Singalong for Kids

Join Amy Virginia Buchanan for reading, singing, and dancing. Appropriate for kids 3 and under and their caretakers.

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MOIC Kids Ice Cream Workshop

Learn about the history of ice cream and make an original flavor from scratch with the Museum of Ice Cream. Scoop masters to walk through every step of creating ice cream. Social…

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