Celebrate the Year of the Dog

Date of Event: 
Saturday, February 17, 2018 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Activity Type: 

The people of China have been celebrating the Chinese New Year since ancient times. It remains one of the country’s most important and celebrated holidays.

Please join us at the Plaza Library to celebrate the Year of the Dog!

The 2018 Chinese New Year starts on Friday, February 16th, but the Plaza Library festivities are scheduled for Saturday, February 17th

Activities will include:

  • A Lion Dance Performance
  • Kung Fu and Tai Chi demonstrations
  • Calligraphy and Painting Lessons
  • Meet the Dogs of the Humane Society of Greater Kansas City
  • Enjoy a taste of New Year Dumplings provided by Bo Lings Chinese Restaurant 
  • and much more

Participating Organizations:

  • Bo Lings Chinese Restaurant
  • The Chinese Club of Greater Kansas City
  • Confucius Institute of the University of Kansas 
  • Drum Roller
  • The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City
  • The Kansas City Institute of Chinese Language and Culture
  • Master Yao Li and Students from Inner Space

We hope to see you on February 17th.