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Asian Folk Dances

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2024-05-25 15:00:00 2024-05-25 16:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Asian Folk Dances Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with us as we enjoy Asian folk dances performed by the Gypsy Folk Ensemble! For Adults San Gabriel Library - Meeting Room

Saturday, May 25
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-05-25 15:00:00 2024-05-25 16:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Asian Folk Dances Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with us as we enjoy Asian folk dances performed by the Gypsy Folk Ensemble! For Adults San Gabriel Library - Meeting Room

San Gabriel Library

Meeting Room

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with us as we enjoy Asian folk dances performed by the Gypsy Folk Ensemble! For Adults

We will start off the performance with dances from China, which include the lion dance and silk veil dance. Afterwards, enjoy dances from Taiwan and Japan, such as the Tenas dance and a Doraemon-inspired dance.

Attendance is limited and advance registration is required. 

San Gabriel Library

Phone: 626.287.0761

Hours
Mon, May 20 Closed
Tue, May 21 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, May 22 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, May 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, May 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed

About the branch

San Gabriel Library was founded in 1915 and moved to its present site in 1967. The non-profit Friends of the San Gabriel Library organization was founded in 1967 to support and promote awareness of the Library and its services.  An interior mural painted by accomplished Native American artist Robert Freeman in 1984 depicts life at the Mission San Gabriel Arcángel in the late eighteenth century while recognizing the importance of the indigenous people of the area, the Gabrielino-Tongva Nation.

The library underwent a refurbishment in 2007 that added an elevator tower, enhanced community room, updated technology, new furnishings, and a bright and colorful redesign which included a paint restoration of the mural. 

Upcoming events

Sat, May 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with us as we enjoy Asian folk dances performed by the Gypsy Folk Ensemble! For Adults
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