中国农历新年庆祝鼠标的一年

Two women and a boy dressed in traditional Chinese attire

在亚裔社区中最重要的庆祝活动之一再次来到ope体育在线校园。

学生,员工和社区ope体育邀请,从6年农历新年的庆祝活动,以庆祝鼠标的一年:00-8:下午12点,周五,在聚集的地方1月31日。农历新年,又称春节,是农历的第一天。它在许多亚裔社区最重要的节日,可以说是最广泛庆祝的节日在世界上。鼠标是12年中国生肖日历的第一个迹象。

The free event, which typically draws hundreds of guests, is organized by ope体育在线’s Asian Studies Department and Office of Diversity & Inclusion.

“Lunar New Year is a wonderful tradition that originated from ope体育在线’s mentor family program,” said Marisa Menier, an intern with the Office of Diversity & Inclusion and 教育 Abroad. “What once was a small gathering of mentor families connecting with their Marietta student’s home culture has grown to one of the largest events on campus. 农历新年 still honors the College’s ties to China, but also has become a point of contact for community members who have adopted children from China, or who are otherwise interested in Chinese culture to connect to this international celebration.”

今年的庆祝活动将提供免费的食物,国际时装秀,声乐和舞蹈表演当地失学儿童和ope体育在线学生组织,甚至从武术世界冠军在美国,森高一个特殊的舞狮。客人会自动进入绘图赢取大奖。其他活动包括一个哈克麻袋的挑战,中国的剪纸和折纸制作站,和照片展位。