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Celebrate Chinese New Year
Wed, February 13, 2013 4:30 P.M.
Pennsylvania Chinese Dance Club
The Penn Chinese Dance Club (PCDC) of the University of Pennsylvania will usher in the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Snake at Independence Branch. Enjoy the music and movement of traditional Chinese Classical and Folk Dance by this renowned troupe. This program is funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in partnership with the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. For more information, contact the Librarian at 215-685-1633.
Wednesday | February 13 | 4:30 p.m.
Holy Redeemer School Dancers
Students from Holy Redeemer Elementary school will perform exquisite traditional Chinese Folk Dances for your pleasure at Independence Branch. The students will perform the traditional Lion Dance with drummers to chase away evil spirits and usher in a year of good luck for the Year of the Snake. Librarian Jennifer Chang will regale the audience with traditional Chinese folktales. This program is presented by the Friends of the Independence Branch. For more information, contact the Librarian at 215-685-1633.
Wednesday | February 20 | 12:30 p.m.
18 S. 7th Street (7th Street between Market & Chestnut)
Philadelphia, PA 19106