The Portland Classical Chinese Garden

Between NW 2nd and 3rd and NW Everett and Flanders in Old Town/Chinatown, Portland Oregon, USA

Lunar New Year Celebration 4705

Date Time Activity
2/18 - 3/04 Paint your Pig - Chinese New Year coloring contest. All entries will be displayed in the Garden's Scholar's Studio on the last day of festivities (3/04)!
2/16 5:30 - 7:00 pm Member's Reception & PCCG Plant Sale Opening - All Current Garden Members Invited - RSVP by 02.05.07 to 503.228.8131 x 1003 or
2/17 - 3/04 10:00 - 5:00 PCCG Plant Sale - Open to the Public with Garden Admission
Sunday, 2/18 11:00 - 11:30 Lion Dance (Lee Association Lion Dance Team)
12:00 - 1:00 Storytelling with Carol Gwo. Hear the origin of Chinese New Year & the Zodiac Story
12:00 - 2:00 Calligraphy - Demonstration and Beginner's Introduction with Dr. Yang
11:30 - 2:30 Take your Picture with the Lion ($2.00 per photo)
11:30 - 12:00 CCBA Dance Team Performance
12:00 - 12:30 FCC Dance Team Performance
Thursday, 2/22 5:30 - 7:00 pm Toast to the New Year with the Tao of Tea. Enjoy tea, sake and snacks - listen to live er-hu music in the splendor of the Garden's Teahouse. ($25, Advance Reservations Required - 503.228.8131 x2001).
Saturday, 2/24 12:00 - 2:30 Beginners Mahjong with Jian Min Li
12:00 - 2:30 Asian Health and Service Center Calligraphy and Brush Painting Demonstration - Stop by to have your name written in Chinese
2:00 - 3:00 Performances by the Portland Chinese School
Sunday, 2/25 12:00 - 2:30 Brush Painting Demonstration with Karen Fullerton - learn to paint a pig
1:00 - 1:30 Performances by the International School
2:00 - 4:00 Traditional Chinese Knot Tying Workshop with Rosalind Wang
Thursday, 3/01 5:30 - 7:00 pm Toast to the New Year with the Tao of Tea. Enjoy tea, sake and snacks - listen to live er-hu music in the splendor of the Garden's Teahouse. ($25, Advance Reservations Required - 503.228.8131 x2001).
Saturday, 3/3 12:00 - 1:00 Qigong Demonstration with Wu Dao Jing She
1:00 - 3:00 Brush Painting Demonstration and Workshop with Willow Zheng
1:00 - 3:00 Workshop on the half hour - Simple Self Massage for Stress Relief with Rebecca Hurwood, LAc, MAcOM, Certified Qigong Instructor
1:00 - 3:00 Kaiser Wellness Workshop on the half hour
1:30 - 2:30 Wen Wu School Demonstration
Sunday, 3/4 10:00 - 5:00 All Paint your Pig Coloring Contest Entries will be displayed in the Garden's Scholar's Studio
1:00 - 1:30 The Tulen Centers of Portland Martial Arts Performance
1:30 - 3:00 Calligraphy Demonstration and Workshop with Dr. Yang, Jian Min Li & Frances Li
2:30 - 5:00 Lantern Making at CCBA Hall (315 NW Davis St.) - FREE
4:00 - 5:00 Performances by Woodstock Elementary
5:00 - 5:30 Lion Dance (Lee Family Association) - beginning in front of the CCBA Hall located at 315 NW Davis St.
5:30 - 5:45 Lantern Processional following the lions - meet at the CCBA Hall
6:00 - 7:00 Take your Picture with the Lion ($2.00 per photo)
5:00 - 7:00 Garden Admission Free with a Suggested Donation of $1.00
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