Chinese New Year 2014: Harris Museum hosts series of workshops in celebration

Posted on - 29th January, 2014 - 11:30am | Author - | Posted in - Kid's stuff, Preston City Centre, Things to Do in and around Preston, What's On in Preston
Tai chi is one of the activities on offer

Tai chi is one of the activities on offer

Chopstick games, brush painting and a Tai Chi demonstration are just some of the activities on offer at the Harris Museum on Saturday.


In celebration of Chinese New Year the UCLan Confucius Institute will be taking over the building.

All events taking place are free between 11am and 3.30pm.

Full list of activities (subject to change):

Jianzi (Library – Adult Area)

Tai Chi demonstration (Library – Adult Area)

Brush Painting (Education room)

Chopstick Games (Harris Café)

Calligraphy and Language (Library – Junior Area)

Tea Ceremony (Ceramics & Glass Gallery)

Handling Chinese Ceramics (Ceramics & Glass Gallery)

Chinese Games (Discover Preston)

Abacus (Discover Preston)

Paper Cutting (Second Floor Balcony)

Lantern Making (Fine Art Gallery)

You don’t need to book for the events, just drop in.

Image credit to Doug Hay

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