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Special Event: Lantern Celebration

March 3, 2018
Ryan Learning Center and Fullerton Hall
Free with museum admission

Saturday, March 3, 1:00–5:00

3月3日 星期六 下午1点 至5点

Celebrate the close of Chinese New Year and the opening of Mirroring China’s Past: Emperors and Their Bronzes with a visit to the exhibition, storytelling, Chinese music, and a lantern-making workshop for all ages. Enjoy festive food and drink in the museum’s restaurants, and join a procession of glowing lanterns at sundown led by a Chinese lion dance.

在庆祝中国春节之际,迎来了“吉金鉴古:皇室和文人的青铜器收藏”展览的开幕,请到博物馆来参观展览、听故事、欣赏中国音乐和无论老少都能参加的灯笼制作等系列活动。在博物馆餐室享用节日风味美食,在日落时分和我们一起点亮亲手制作的灯笼, 加入由中国舞狮表演队带领的活动。

Presented with the Chinese Fine Arts Society and Maggie Daley Park.

Support for Live Arts programming is provided by the Woman's Board of the Art Institute of Chicago. 



Schedule of Events

1:00–5:00  Make a Lantern (Ryan Learning Center)
  灯笼制作 (Ryan 教育中心)
2:00, 3:00, and 4:00  Stories and Music with Norman Garcy Yap and Li Guang Long (Griffin Court)
  跟叶加驷、Li Guang Long一起讲故 事、听音乐 (Griffin大厅)
3:00 Music of China: Past and Present featuring Yang Wei, pipa, the F-PLUS Trio, and the Unheard-of//Ensemble(Fullerton Hall)
  中国音乐:前世与今生 特邀嘉宾:杨惟琵琶表演、the F-PLUS三人乐队、the Uheard-of 乐 (Fullerton Hall)
5:00  Line up for Lantern Procession and Lion Dance (Modern Wing Entrance)
  灯笼队伍和舞狮表演列队准备 (现代馆入口)
5:30  Lantern Procession and Lion Dance (From Millennium Park to Maggie Daley Park across the BP Bridge)
  舞狮表演和灯笼游行队正式开始 (从千禧公园穿过BP步行桥到对面的麦琪戴利公园)
6:15 Figure Skating performance (Maggie Daley Park Skating Ribbon)
  花样滑冰表演 (麦琪戴利公园Skating Ribbon滑冰场)
6:30–7:30 Crafts inspired by the Year of the Dog (Maggie Daley Park Field House)
  狗年工艺品制作活动 (麦琪戴利公园活动厅)

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