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Palo Alto Celebrates the Year of the Dog

Palo Alto Celebrates the Year of the Dog

The Chinese Year of the Dog began on Feb. 16, and as part of the Lunar New Year celebrations, Palo Alto will be hosting its 3rd annual Chinese New Year Fair on Sunday March 4, from 2-5 p.m. at the Mitchell Park Library & Community Center.

The fair is free and will include cultural performances and activities such as lion dancing, martial arts demonstrations, dumpling making, Chinese brush painting and calligraphy,Mahjong, Chinese folk music, storytelling, Tai Chi, feng shui, and games and crafts.

This event is made possible thanks to the Palo Alto City Library, Friends of the Palo Alto Library, the Palo Alto Family YMCA, Palo Alto PTA Council, Palo Alto’s Chinese Parents’ Club (PACPC) and the Palo Alto Chinese Community.

Last Updated: February 11, 2018