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February 2019

Chinese Woodblock New Year Print (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Woodblock new year print is the most spectacular in Chinese folk arts. It is matchless with broad themes, diversified skills, various colors and wonderful regional styles. Besides, it has deep cultural meanings and carries lots of information, which clearly shows the deep national psychology. Welcome to join us!  Admission Fee Adults $5 Students (12+) / Senior (65+) $4 Children (0-12) and Active Military Free  

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The Tree of Good Fortune (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Peach tree is a symbol of good fortune and longevity in Chinese philosophy. Chinese people decorate their houses with peach tree branches during Chinese New Year. “红桃” (hong tao) sounds like “hong tu” in Cantonese. “鸿图”(hung4 tou4)means ambition and  a wish for a bright future. Welcome to join us to build your good fortune. Admission Fee Adults $5 Students (12+) / Senior (65+) $4 Children (0-12) and Active Military Free  

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2019 Chinese New Year Gala

February 9 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Pearl Chinese Cuisine, 11666 Avena Place
San Diego, 92128 United States
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Join us for our largest celebration of the year, our 23rd Annual Chinese New Year Gala on Saturday, February 9 at 5:30pm at Pearl Chinese Cuisine. Ticket prices are the following: Celebration Ticket: $100/person Celebration Table: $1,000/table VIP Celebration Ticket: $200/person VIP  Celebration Table: $2,000/table. To purchase tickets, please email ashley@sdchm.org or call (619) 338-9888.

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Brush Painting – Panda (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 10 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Chinese painting has a rich history as an enduring art form and is well known throughout the world. Traditionally, Chinese painting is done on rice paper or thin silk, using a variety of brushes, Chinese ink, and dye. Chinese painting covers a variety of subjects: portrait, landscape, flowers, birds, animals, and insects. Panda is one of the most popular animals in Chinese painting. Welcome to join us to create your panda baby! Admission Fee Adults $5 Students (12+) / Senior…

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Chinese Hand Fan (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 10 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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When exactly the Chinese invented hand fans is not recorded. However, we do know that it was rather a discovery of the fanning function. It all started when a farmer was irritated by lots of flies and mosquitoes, he was so frustrated that he picked a big leaf with a long stem from a plant close by to drive the pests away. To his delight, his effort resulted in cooling air movements. Hence, the hand fan was invented. In ancient…

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Tai Chi in the Garden

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Join us for Tai Chi every Saturday at the Museum's garden. Tea is provided. We hope to see many of you there. 

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Piggy Cuties (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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The year 2019 is a year of the Earth pig. The Pig is associated with the Earthly Branch (地支—dì zhī hài (亥)) in Chinese mythology.  In Chinese culture, pigs are a symbol of wealth. Their chubby faces and big ears are signs of fortune. The Pig is the twelfth of all zodiac animals. Pigs are models of sincerity, purity, tolerance, and honor. They are careful and caring, responsible and chivalrous. Pigs are also intellectual, they always hold a great thirst…

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Chinese Calligraphy – Fortune (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Chinese New Year is one of the biggest holidays in the Asian community. During the celebration season, homes, stores, and streets are hung with traditional lanterns, couplets and other decorations. The Chinese character “福” (fu) means good fortune and luck and is usually hung on doors. Admission Fee Adults $5 Children (0-12) and Active Military Free

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Brush Painting – Panda (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Chinese painting has a rich history as an enduring art form and is well known throughout the world. Traditionally, Chinese painting is done on rice paper or thin silk, using a variety of brushes, Chinese ink, and dye. Chinese painting covers a variety of subjects: portrait, landscape, flowers, birds, animals, and insects. Panda is one of the most popular animals in Chinese painting. Welcome to join us to create your panda baby! Admission Fee Adults $5 Students (12+) / Senior…

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Hand Embroider on Paper Plate (Spring Festival Celebration Series)

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States
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Embroidering was done in China at a very early date. The Chinese have an almost unlimited wealth of mythological, religious, symbolic, and legendary material from which to draw for designs. Textiles, both tapestried and embroidered, from early times, have been in constant demand for officials’ robes, temple hangings, altar cloths, processional banners, priests’ robes, and the like. Welcome to join us to create an amazing piece with paper plate and yarn. Admission Fee Adults $5 Students (12+) / Senior (65+)…

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