Moon Festival Event
For the second year, the Vietnam Heritage Center (VHC) successfully brought a Vietnamese-style Moon Festival to New York City. About 300 people visited Thomas Paine Park/Foley Squareon Saturday afternoon, October 10 to play traditional games, learn how to make lanterns and animal balloons, attend a folklore performance, and sample moon cakes.
Moon Festival is the second most popular festival in Vietnam, celebrating the harvest season. It is held on the full-moon day in the Lunar calendar (usually in August or September). The full moon represents prosperity of life.
“VHC is proud to present this Vietnamese holiday to the public, so that everyone can experience and enjoy the cultural games, food, and folklore,” said Thuy Q. Pham, Executive Director of the Vietnam Heritage Center…more
CLASS SCHEDULE – FALL 2015
You can check the class schedule – fall session 2015 http://goo.gl/Lkq1vI
Price is $325 for adults, $275 for kids. Register by 09/05/2015.
Payment can be made through Paypal, look for Vietnamheritagecenter@gmail.com;
or please have check made out to “Vietnam Heritage Center” and mailed to:
Vietnam Heritage Center
C/o Thuy Q.Pham
225 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011
The memo in Paypal or on the check should say “Fall 2015 Class”
Vietnam Heritage Center (“VHC”) is a New York 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the rich history and traditions of Vietnam. VHC seeks to provide support for the Vietnamese immigrant community, while at the same time educating the general public and local community on Vietnamese language and culture. We strive to be a resource for all to learn about and celebrate Vietnamese lifestyle and customs.