January 25, 2017

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster at Plainsboro Public Library

Plainsboro Public Library will celebrate the Year of the Rooster on Saturday, February 4, from noon to 4:30 p.m. with traditional Chinese arts, crafts, food, dances, games and lantern riddles. From noon to 2 p.m. will be the art reception for accomplished artist Zuimeng Cao, who brings an exciting collection of Chinese traditional paintings depicting landscapes of ice & snow and flora & fauna. Professor Cao will speak of his technique and art theory at 1:30 p.m. The exhibition is available for viewing in the library’s Art Gallery from January 25 through February 23. At 1:45 p.m., the library will welcome in the new year with a joyful dragon dance performed by the Huaxia Chinese School at Plainsboro’s Dragon Dance Team, a traditional staple of the Chinese New Year celebration. From 2 to 3:30 p.m. is the ever-popular Food Show graciously sponsored by the Asian Food Markets. Dumplings will be served in the 1st floor café area. For a complete schedule of events, visit www.lmxac.org.