2011 Lunar New Year Celebrations at Texas A&M
Come celebrate the Year of the Rabbit!
The Confucius Institute at Texas A&M University cordially invites you to this year’s Lunar New Year Celebration and Dinner at Sbisa Dining Center at 5:00 pm on February 10. Sponsored by Wells Fargo, Confucius Institute, Institute for Pacific Asia, University Dining Services, and Office of International Outreach the celebration promises a wonderful evening of special performances by a special performance troupe from Harbin, China. In addition to the great performances, Sbisa Dining Center will be serving a Chinese buffet dinner in honor of the Lunar New Year. Tickets for the Chinese dinner buffet are available at the door for $10.00 (meal plans are allowed); $5.00 for Children aged 6 to 12, and free for children 5 and under.
Texas A&M University Lunar New Year Celebrations:
Year of the Rabbit
Schedule of Events, Thursday – February 10th, 2011
Public Events in front of Sbisa Dining Center
5:00 PM MC Introductions/ Sponsor Recognition
5:05 PM Welcoming Remarks
5:10 PM LION DANCE
5:15 PM Mongol Chopsticks Dance
5:20 PM Martial Arts Routine
5:25 PM Handkerchief Dance
5:30 PM Martial Arts Dance
5:35 PM Happy Chinese New Year Dance
Cultural Events inside Sbisa*
6:00 to 7:00 PM - Master Calligraphy and Painting Demonstration & Exhibit
6:00 to 7:30 PM - Chinese Tea Arts Demonstration and Tasting
6:00 to 7:00 PM - Chinese Folk Instruments Gu Zheng and Suona Horn
6:30 to 7:00 PM - North China New Year Activities
*Indoor cultural activities are accessible to celebrants who will be dining at Sbisa after the free public performances. Tickets for the Chinese dinner buffet are available at the door for $10.00 (meal plans are allowed); $5.00 for Children aged 6 to 12, and free for children 5 and under.
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