Events

Chinese Heritage Celebration

Saturday, November 9, 2019 | 3-5:45pm | Marvin Auditorium Adults

Immerse yourself in Chinese heritage and culture through music, performance, and genealogy and history displays. Leave with tools to help you connect with your own family roots. Presented in collaboration with the Topeka Chinese American Association and the Kansas City Chinese American Association.

Browse Exhibits
Chinese food tasting
Chinese calligraphy
children's activity
Chinese paper cuts
Ancestry DNA Kits
Chinese Art on Silk scrolls
“Happiness” window clings
Decorative Bottle Openers
Chinese Fans
Ink Drawings by Ye Wang
Yuan Dynasty antique reproduction
Framed Art
Chinese New Year items for Good Luck
 
Program
3-3:05 – Welcome to program and Introduction of Emcee Jinhua Wang
3:05-3:10 – Yuxin Zheng: Piano performance - “Caiyun Zhuiyue”
3:10-3:15 – Chen Huixian Taijiquan - Tai Chi demonstration
3:15-3:30 – Wanwan Cai: Dance performance #1
3:30-3:40 – Qipao fashion show
3:40-4:15 – Ye Wang - Chinese Genealogy presentation
4:15-4:20 – Wanwan Cai: Dance performance #2
4:20-4:25 – Xiaoli Li: Piano performance “Liuyang River”
4:25-5:10 – Jinhua Wang - Chinese Tea culture and Tea Tasting Ceremony with David Thurbon
5:10-5:15 – Wanwan Cai: Dance performance #3
5:15-5:25 – Door Prizes - DNA Kits, Chinese Ink Paintings & more
5:25-5:35 - Closing Remarks

Audience: All Ages