Monday, February 8, 2010

Kung Hei Fat Choy! Celebrate Chinese New Year on February 14!

Kung Hei Fat Choy! February 14, 2010 will welcome in the next Chinese New Year - the Year of the Tiger!

Learn all about the holiday at Activity Village. This site also has some great craft ideas and printables.

Visit the library and check out some great books about the Chinese New Year and China! Some great titles are:

Celebrating Chinese New Year by Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith ; photographs by Lawrence Migdale.

Moonbeams, Dumplings & Dragon Boats : A Treasury of Chinese Holiday Tales, Activities & Recipes
   by Nina Simonds, Leslie Swartz, and the Children's Museum of Boston ; illustrated by Meilo So.

My Chinatown : one year in poems  by Kam Mak.

This Next New Year by Janet S. Wong ; pictures by Yangsook Choi.

Ruby Lu, Brave and True by Lenore Look ; illustrated by Anne Wilsdorf.

The Year of the Dog : A Novel  by Grace Lin.

The Year of the Rat : A Novel  by Grace Lin.


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