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Morningside Lights Lantern Making Workshops

Morningside Lights Lantern Making Workshops

Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until Sep 18, 2022

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating indefinitely

Miller Theatre
2960 Broadway at West 116th Street` Upper West Side
New York, New York

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly


Join neighbors in creating a fleet of handmade lanterns at free workshops for all ages.Lanterns take shape in a collaborative building process from start to finish. Each lantern passes through different hands during the week, highlighting the creativity of its makers at every stage. Work alongside Morningside Lights’ artistic directors, Alex Kahn and Sophia Michahelles, innovators in the world of processional art.

Workshops are open to anyone, with tasks geared toward older kids (10+) and adults. Daily workshops culminate in a procession of illuminated mobile sculptures in Morningside Park on September 24.

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