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Come Join us for Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival! 中秋节
(Sept. 19th - Sept. 20th, 2014)

Take Off Event: Sept. 19th, 2014 6PM - 7:30PM @ Creative Arts Center
6PM- 7PM: Learn to make miniature kite from kite expert Glenn Davison

7PM - 7:30PM: Complimentary Chinese Dinner by China Garden

Suggested donation: $7/adult & $5/children under 12-year-old

Seating is limited, please call
207-200-8168 to reserve your place.

 

 

Festival: Sept. 20th, 2014 10am - 3pm @ Indian Trail Park, Brewer Maine

10am Welcome/Introduction
10:10am Lion Dance opening
10:20am Kite flying demonstration – Glenn Davison
10:45am Chinese Calligraphy
  Paper Kite making
11:00am Paper Crafts – paper cutting & origami
11:15am Kite flying demonstration – Glenn Davison
11:30am moon cake making
12:00pm Dragon dance
12:15pm light lunch/snack
  Fly your own kite
1pm Paper kite making
  Moon cake making
1:30pm Kite flying demonstration – Glenn Davison
1:45pm Chinese Calligraphy
  Paper Crafts – paper cutting & origami
2pm  lion dance
2:15pm Kite flying demonstration – Glenn Davison
2:30pm Paper kite making
  Moon cake making
3pm closing – fly your own kite
* Schedule & activities subject to change without notice.

Q&A:

1. What is miniature Kite?
A:
A miniature kite is a kite that fit in your pocket and fly any time. More information can be find HERE.

2. Do I need to pay to go to the Festival?
A:
No, the Festival is free. But donation is greatly appreciated.

3. Can I bring my own kite to the festival?
A:
Absolutely. The more kites we have, the better. We will also have some kites for sale; we also have materials and instructions at the festival that you can make your own paper kite and fly it.

4. Can I bring my own lunch?
A:
Certainly. We will have light lunch and snacks by donation around noon time. But you are welcome to bring your lunch and have a picnic at the park, while you watch the kite demonstration.

5. What is mooncake?
A: Mooncake (Yuebing) is a Chinese bakery product traditionally eaten during the Mid-Autumn Festival (Zhongqiujie). Find out More about Mooncake.

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