The Wing


Lunar New Year

Family Programs

Thursday, January 4

Story Time - 11-11:30am
2018 is the Year of the Dog! Explore the world with Daniel, a puppy who is born on New Year's Day and learning how to become "man's (girl’s) best friend" in Year of the Dog. Fun art activity to follow. Free.

Saturday, January 6

Shi Shi Mai New Year Blessing 1-1:30PM
Traditional Japanese Lion Dog dancers perform a New Year blessing in the lobby, followed by offerings of oranges. Free.

Part of the Tateuichi Story Theatre Arts Series sponsored by the Atsuhiko and Ina Goodwin Tateuchi Foundation.

Saturday, February 10

Lunar New Year Day Celebration at The Wing!

Lion Dance, 11am
It's not Lunar New Year without the traditional Lion Dance, and The Wing is the place to see it! Complete with drums, firecrackers, and dancers, this will be a show for the whole family. Free performance outside.

Lunar New Year Fair starting at 11:30am
Grab a passport for a New Year journey through The Wing! Play games, create crafts, and share New Year stories. "Pet" a New Year animal in our stuffed zodiac animal zoo and enjoy face painting, a scavenger hunt and raffle prizes! Kids who complete the passport will receive a ceramic dog money bank as a prize, thanks to Wells Fargo (while supplies last!)

FREE admission
for kids and students (with ID), sponsored by the Vietnamese-American Bar Association of Washington.

Sunday, February 11

Artist Demonstrations: Washington Overseas Chinese Artist Association 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Join us for demonstrations of Chinese watercolor and calligraphy by local artists to celebrate the New Year! This program is in partnership with the Washington Overseas Chinese Artists Association. Free with admission.

Sunday, February 11

Celebrate the neighborhood with Dragon and Lion dances, $3 Food Walk, and children's costume parade and contest! From 11am-4pm. (Please note change in date to Jan 29.)  Free.

Become a Member of The Wing!

Members of The Wing enjoy UNLIMITED FREE admission to the museum all year, including Lunar New Year events, plus discounts on book readings, film screenings, and other great family programs. Join online or call 206.623.5124 ext 126.

Limited-edition Year of the Dog glass designed by artist Qin & Qin are now available for new Members and gift membership!

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