Today, Kimlau Square in Chinatown will be hosting Good Earth Day in Chinatown! There will be a clothing/textile recycling event through the day and tips on going green and beautifying the area! 11am to 2pm. See you there!
Recently, NBC did a story on Council Woman Margaret Chin and her journey in New York City called “‘I’m Not Afraid to Speak Out': How Margaret Chin Found Her Voice.” We are #TeamMargaret and are so inspired by her. Thank you for all that you do! To read the story, click here.
ABC’s new hit tv show has been taking not only the Chinese commuinty by storm, but the entire American community too! For me, it was the first time seeing those Chinese bowls on American prime time TV and the rest of the world, especially Asian Americans, are super excited. Chinatown’s restaurant/bar, Asia Roma, has been […]
Meet York Kue Chan. He was the 58th President of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA) in NYC where he served the 2004 – 2006 term. Mr. Chan was the first president of CCBA who accepted an invitation from the China and Taiwan government for an official visit. The trip’s purpose was to mend the […]
Don’t miss out on today’s parade in Chinatown at 1pm! Get here early and grab a spot around 11:30 so you can see everything! Look forward to seeing you all later!
To ward off the evil spirits, 500,000 firecrackers will be set off today at 11am at the Sara D. Roosevelt Park in Chinatown. Take the D train to Grand St and join us in the celebration to kick off The Year of the Sheep! Spend the day in Chinatown to watch lion dancing and enjoy […]
Kam Mak, Assistant Chair of the Illustration Department at the Fashion Institute of Technology, has been working on the Lunar New Year USPS Stamps Series since 2006. This year for The Year of the Ram, the stamp features an image of cheun hop, the tray of togetherness. Mak draws inspiration from Chinatown and his childhood […]
Stop by MOCA for an inter-generational Lunar New Year decorating bonanza! Help them ring in the New Year by crafting your own handmade decorations to adorn the Museum. Use an assortment of supplies to transform their space with colorful creations, which will be on display in their Cultural Programs Center through our Lunar New Year […]
Save the date! Lunar New Year is 1 month away and we are very excited to celebrate in Chinatown! This year is the year of the ram and according to the zodiac characteristics, people who fall under the ram are gentle, strong, and well liked! Stay tuned for more information on coming to Chinatown to […]
Do you and your friends have plans on January 31st? Want to learn more about identity, history, and stories through the Chinese American community? Through a collaboration between the Museum of Chinese in America and the New York Historical Society, you can navigate through an interactive workshop and take home a copy of N-YHS’s Chinese […]