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Friday: 10am-9pm

Celebrate Lunar New Year

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Friday, January 31, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
SPECIAL EVENT
Celebrations from Friday January 31, 2020 and Sunday February 2, 2020.
Ages: 
0-3, 3-5, 6 and up, All Ages
Location: 
Museum Wide

Welcome the Year of the Rat! Throughout the weekend, explore how communities in Boston celebrate the Lunar New Year through dance, games, and art with a focus on Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese traditions. Join a variety of performances and activities with local artists.

Special thanks to Harvard University Asia Center.

 

See below a full schedule of programs

 

Friday

6:00 – 8:00 Korean Games with KACF – The Common. 2nd Floor

 

Saturday

11:00 - 1:00 Wishes for the New Year with Ngoc-Tran Vu – STEAM Studio, 2nd Floor

11:30 Storytime with author Long Zhen Han - The Common, 2nd Floor

12:30 Storytime with author Long Zhen Han - The Common, 2nd Floor

1:30 Vietnamese Lion Dance – The Atrium, 1st Floor

1:00 – 3:00 Korean Games with KACF – The Common. 2nd Floor

1:00 Chinese Dance with Wang YMCA – Kidstage, 1st Floor

2:00 – 4:00 Mice, Rats, and More – Investigate, 1st Floor

2:00 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

2:00 Chinese Dance with Wang YMCA – Kidstage, 1st Floor

2:30 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

2:30 Vietnamese Lion Dance – The Atrium, 1st Floor

3:00 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

3:30 Traditional Korean Dance – Kidstage, 1st Floor

3:30 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

 

Sunday

11:00 Chinese Dance with Chu Ling Dance Academy – Kidstage, 1st Floor

11:00 - 1:00 Wishes for the New Year with Ngoc-Tran Vu - Studio B, 2nd Floor

11:30 Storytime with author Long Zhen Han - The Common, 2nd Floor

12:00 Chinese Dance with Chu Ling Dance Academy – Kidstage

12:30 Storytime with author Long Zhen Han - The Common, 2nd Floor

1:30 Chinese Dance with Westwood Chinese School - Kidstage, 1st Floor

2:00 – 4:00 Mice, Rats, and More – Investigate, 1st Floor

2:00 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

2:30 Chinese Dance with Westwood Chinese School – Kidstage, 1st Floor

2:30 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

3:00 Hammer Dulcimer Performance – Common, 2nd Floor

3:00 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

3:30 Slime Making - Studio B, 2nd Floor

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