Lunar New Year Lantern-Making Workshop - Queens Botanical Garden



Date: 02/16/13
Hours: 1-3pm
Ages: All
Price: $2
Address:
43-50 Main St. - 718-866-3800
Flushing, NY 11355
queensbotanical.org

Description: Celebrate Lunar New Year! Join QBG for a festive afternoon workshop following the annual Flushing Lunar New Year Parade. Create and decorate traditional Chinese paper lanterns in various symbolic colors. Each lantern's color symbolizes a different wish for a happy New Year -- participants will choose the color that expresses their wish and decorate a lantern to bring home and celebrate. (NOTE: The Parking Garden will be open for this event; $5 per vehicle.)