2008 Asian New Year

Asian New YearCelebrate The Year of the Rat!

The Chinese Year of the Rat is coming and Portland Community College will honor the new year in style.

Food is $1 and parking is free. The event features a lion dance, Chinese dances, martial arts and activities for children, such as how to use chopsticks, lantern making, and face painting. Nan Poppe, president of Extended Learning Center, will provide welcoming remarks.

Event Details

What
Music! Arts and Crafts! Entertainment! Games! Door Prizes! Asian Buffet – just $1!
Who
Open to the public – children are welcome!
When
Monday, February 18th
 

Asian Fair

  • Featuring exhibits, vendors, arts
    and crafts, and games for children!
  • 9:30 a.m. & continuing after the program
  • PCC Southeast Center
    Mt. Tabor Great Hall
    2305 SE 82nd and Division
  • Free parking all day

Asian New Year Program

  • Featuring dance performances,
    martial arts demonstrations,
    fashion show, music and more —
    plus a delicious $1 buffet!
  • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Legin Restaurant
    8001 SE Division
    (Next to PCC Southeast Center)

Watch for info on the "Tea Transcending Culture" event, Wednesday, Feb. 20, at PCC Southeast Center Great Hall!

For more information contact:

Lisa Hayes at 971-722-6262 or email lisa.hayes15@pcc.edu

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