To celebrate the *Chinese Lantern Festival of the Lunar New Year of the Pig, we will create lanterns to use for decorations, wall displays, and ornaments. There will be various materials to choose from for making the perfect lanterns for you. We will also have candies for treats. All are welcome
The Lantern Festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day (also the first full moon) of the first lunar month. It marks the end of the New Year celebrations. The many activities include moon gazing, lanterns lighting, riddles solving, etc. Folks snack on stuffed sweet sticky rice balls, which symbolize the joy of family unity. 2019 welcomes the Year of the Pig, and the Lantern Festival falls on February 19th, according to the Chinese Lunar calendar.