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Invitation to 2016 Chinese New Year event

Posted: 6:45 PM, Feb 02, 2016
Updated: 2016-02-02 23:53:14Z

On behalf of the Chinese New Year Event Preparation Committee and Greater Lansing Chinese Association (GLCA),

We cordially invite you to attend our 4th annual event in Meridian Mall on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 1:00–4:30 p.m. Your families, friends and colleagues are all welcome to attend, so please share the news about this public event. GLCA has worked with Meridian Township Parks and Recreation Department and other local Chinese organizations to create this event. Students and professionals will perform music, singing, dancing, taichi, fashion, and pageantry. Participatory cultural activities also will be available on-site, including carnival games for children, brush painting, calligraphy, and more.

The event agenda:

  • 1:00–1:30 p.m. Lion and Dragon Parade throughout Meridian Mall
  • 1:30–3:30 p.m. Entertainment on Main Stage in the Center Court
  • 1:00–4:30 p.m. Carnival Games and Fun Activities

Sponsors of the event include PNC Bank, Meridian Township Parks and Recreation Department, Meridian

Economic Development Corporation, Lansing Community College, Chinese Association of Greater Detroit, Ann Arbor An-Hua School, MSU Office for International Students and Scholars, MSU Asian Studies Center, Cedar River Insurance Co, Confucius Institution at MSU and DTN Management Co.

Meridian Mall is located at 1982 W. Grand River Ave., Okemos, MI. Parking is free. Please locate it on map with the link: http://goo.gl/maps/0qbfq. Lansing Community College will provide free bus transportation starting at 12:00 p.m. from MSU Union, Brody, Spartan Village Community Center, Wilson Hall, Shaw Hall, McDonald Hall, and Hubbard Hall. For bus route and schedule, please visit http://goo.gl/DIb7C1

For additional information, please contact me by phone at 517-285-8595 or by email glcamius@gmail.com.