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Chinese Paper Lantern Craft with Emmy Lam (for ages 10-19)

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Monday, August 18, 2014

Time:

3:30pm

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Description:

The Moon Festival is the biggest Chinese traditional holiday after Chinese New Year. Many people carry Chinese lanterns during the festival.  Students will learn the ancient decorative art of making Chinese paper lanterns by using colorful and festive materials provided by the instructor.  Students will gain knowledge of the Moon Festival (Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival), which occurs every September, through this very fun and educational lesson. They will also learn about the legends of the Moon Festival.

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