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This weekend the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) and the Children's Museum of the Arts (CMA) have partnered to put on a Lunar New Year Family Festival.
Celebrate the Year of the Tiger with us through art, performance, and workshops.
CICF will be at the MOCA Sunday at 3:45 for cake decorating workshops for children. We will be making "Tiger Cakes"! What a cool and delicious way to celebrate!
LUNAR NEW YEAR FAMILY FESTIVAL
FEBRUARY 6 & 7
Visit their websites for a full listing of events/scheduled workshops:
From Tuesday September 22nd- Saturday the 26th, the Museum of the Chinese In the America (MOCA) will be giving free admission!
(MOCA chicks Daria and Jenny with Christina at Red Egg after the MOCA)
The MOCA will be celebrating it's new location designed by Maya Lin. It's core exhibitions are “With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America,” a history of the Chinese American experience, along with an art exhibition, “Here & Now: Chinese Artists in New York,” featuring contemporary artists of Chinese descent living in New York.
Saturday will also be Family Day. I will be there doing doing kids' cake decorating and storytime. My workshop times will be 10:30-11:15am, 11:30-12:15pm, 12:30-1:15pm.
215 Centre Street
New York, NY 10012