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ONLINE Lunar New Year Celebration with Children's Author Tina Cho

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  • Feb. 13, 2021, 5-5:45pm
  • Montclair Public Library
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  • Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE
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Author, Tina Cho, shares how Lunar New Year is celebrated in Korea using her book “Korean Celebrations.” Highlights include traditional clothes, bowing for blessings, special foods, gifts that are given, and games that are played. Children will also make their own Yut-nori game (supply list below).

Tina Cho is the author of four picture books “Rice from Heaven: The Secret Mission to Feed North Koreans”,?”Korean Celebrations”, “My Breakfast with Jesus: Worshipping God Around the World”, and “The Ocean Calls: A Haenyeo Mermaid Story.” Her middle grade graphic novel, “The Other Side of Tomorrow”, debuts in 2023. After living in South Korea for ten years, Tina and her family reside in Iowa where she also teaches kindergarten.

Registration required. Please register only once per family (families can also send questions about Lunar New Year ahead of the program). Zoom details and event link will be sent to registrants before the program.

Supplies needed for “Yut-nori: A Favorite New Year Game”
Black marker
4 popsicle sticks
1 penny
1 dime

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