Asian Heritage Celebration
Join us in celebrating Asian history and culture throughout the library! Learn, participate and celebrate with many different performances and activities, including tea tasting, Thai dance, Rangoli art, and Asian snacks and sweets (some allergens may be present) to name a few. Come for few programs or stay all day! Registration is required for some programs.
Tea Culture and Tasting, demonstrator Dr. T.Y. Wang, Community Room B
Join us to discuss the history of tea in Asian culture and continue the learning by tasting different varieties of tea. This program is led by Dr. T Y Wang and ISU AsiaConnect. Space is limited - sign up soon!
Filipin lantern making, artist Julie Mana-ay Perez, Community Room A
Name Plates - see your name transformed in different languages, 1st floor, Cafe
Arts and crafts, facilitated by Illinois Art Station, Gallery
Korean Youth Music Performance, 1st floor Cafe
Rangoli Art, artist Binni Patel, Community Room A
Open microphone karaoke, Cafe
Thai Dance Performance, Natasha Narongsaksakul, Community Room B
Sweets and Snack Tasting (some allergens may be present), Cafe
Poetry Reading, Cafe
Indian Dance Youth Performance, Instructor Dulari Thakura, Community Room B
Indian Dance Adult Performance, Instructor Dulari Thakura, Community Room B
Arts and Crafts, facilitated by Illinois Art Station, Gallery