Chinese Culture in Springfield

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

  • Research & Collections Center, Springfield

Event Venue: 

Special Programs Room

Event Audience: 

Adult
Teen

Fee: 

Free and open to the public

Brown Bag Program presented by Dr. Hong Qian, Illinois State Museum

The Springfield Chinese community gathers together to celebrate Chinese New Year every year. The variety of performances given reflect the great diversity of Chinese culture. In this presentation, Dr. Hong Qian will show videos of selected performances and tell stories behind them.

Bring your lunch and join us for a different speaker and topic on the third Wednesday of each month. Brown Bag Lectures are held at the ISM Research & Collections Center at 1011 E. Ash St. in Springfield.* For additional information, please contact events@illinoisstatemuseum.org or (217) 558-6696.

*The Collections Center cannot currently be reached from Ash St. due to construction. You can access the facility's entrance on 10 1/2 St. from Laurel St.

Chinese New Year celebration

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