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Lunar New Year Dragon Dance

In-Person Program

2024-02-03 14:00:00 2024-02-03 14:40:00 America/Los_Angeles Lunar New Year Dragon Dance Celebrate Lunar New Year with an exciting dragon dance performance from the San Gabriel Valley Chinese Cultural Association! The dancers will also discuss the cultural significance of dragon dancing and answer audience questions. For all ages. Rosemead Library -

Saturday, February 03
2:00pm - 2:40pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-03 14:00:00 2024-02-03 14:40:00 America/Los_Angeles Lunar New Year Dragon Dance Celebrate Lunar New Year with an exciting dragon dance performance from the San Gabriel Valley Chinese Cultural Association! The dancers will also discuss the cultural significance of dragon dancing and answer audience questions. For all ages. Rosemead Library -

Celebrate Lunar New Year with an exciting dragon dance performance from the San Gabriel Valley Chinese Cultural Association! The dancers will also discuss the cultural significance of dragon dancing and answer audience questions. For all ages.

Presented by the Asian Pacific Resource Center.

The San Gabriel Valley Chinese Cultural Association was founded in 1968 to promote the enrichment of the Chinese language and culture, and to share these interests with the community at large. SGVCCA has been the only group that has a steam blowing, custom-made Chinese dragon in Southern and Northern California.

Rosemead Library

Phone: 626.573.5220

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 Closed
Tue, Apr 16 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 Closed

About the branch

Rosemead Library traces its history back to the establishment of the Savannah Branch of the Los Angeles County Free Public Library in June, 1916.

The library originally occupied one room of the Savannah School, located on the corner of Valley Blvd. and Rio Hondo Avenue.

Over the years the library has burned down twice (in 1921 and 1927) and has relocated several times, spending over 30 years located in a renovated school building at 4114 Rosemead Blvd.

In May, 1967 the Rosemead Library moved to its current location, at 8800 Valley Blvd., next door to the Rosemead City Hall Building.

On May 31, 2011, Rosemead Library reopened after being refurbished. The refurbishment included new furniture and carpet, a new teen and children's area, additional public computers, and a new lounge area. The Asian Pacific Resource Center also moved to the Rosemead Library.

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Tue, Apr 23, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
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Wed, Apr 24, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
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Thu, Apr 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Sat, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Tue, Apr 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Thu, May 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Tue, May 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Month by exploring the legacy of pioneering API women. Learn about history makers such as Yuri Kochiyama, Patsy Mink, and Queen Liliʻuokalani while painting pre-drawn canvas portraits of API heroines.

Thu, May 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
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Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Whatever the size or diversity of your family, we will be celebrating and recognizing everyone who is special to YOU in your family whether they live with you or not. Make a special art activity for them to show your appreciation. For ages 5-12.