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Spring Festival & Chinese Zodiac Paper Cutting

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  • Feb. 03, 2020, 4:30pm
  • Roosevelt Island Library
  • 524 Main St., Roosevelt Island
  • Teen
  • FREE

The Chinese Zodiac assigns an animal and it's reputed attributes to each year. In this workshop, we will introduce the Chinese Zodiac to teens to help them understand more about their specific animal and what is the best strategy for year 2020- the year of the rat. We will also cut and design red paper rat cutouts for good luck.

For 13-18 years old. Presented by Wall Street Chinese.

About Roosevelt Island Library

524 Main St.

Roosevelt Island, NY

212-308-6243

  • Standard hours: Monday, Wednesday, 10am-8pm; Tuesday, Thursday, 10am-6pm; Friday-Saturday, 10am-5pm

  • From our current location at 524 Main Street, patrons have access to the full contents of the New York Public Library network. The branch has attracted an ever-growing, and diverse community of avid users who enjoy a wide range of materials, programs, and services, including weekly Toddler Story Time and Baby Story Time programs, computer classes, and our Thursday morning Knitting and Crochet Group.