Family Day Lunar Year

PRESS RELEASE:

On Saturday February 10, 2018, the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts will host Family Lunar New Year at the Art Museum located at One Love Street. The free event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with SAMFA and The Association of Asian American Women of San Angelo. Explore traditional cuisine, artifacts, and music from different cultures while learning about the Lunar New Year.

Enjoy cooking demos led by AAAW members at 11:00 a.m. including sesame balls, noodles, and dessert wontons, followed by a 1:00 p.m. demo with local Vietnamese chef Quang Le.

 

Practice Chinese Calligraphy from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Concho Tai Chi will also be doing interactive performances at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Participate in the giving of the red envelopes after designing an envelope and filing it with wisdom and wealth. Enjoy New Year games too!

 

Join staff and volunteers while creating projects in the education studio celebrating the Year of the Dog along with an astrology wheel project and making your own Chinese Dragon.

 

Registration for SAMFA’s Spring Break Camp 2018 “Art Institute” will open at 10:00am during this event.

 

For more information about Family Day please call (325) 653-3333 or visit www.samfa.org  Family Days are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month and are always FREE. We feature a different theme every month.