Saturday, January 22, 2011
ACF 854: Event Reminder - Korean New Year Family Day
Just a quick reminder of today's celebration at The Korea Society:
The Korea Society, NY, will be hosting a celebration of Korean New Year’s Day (Sŏllal). Children, parents, and grandparents are welcome to sample traditional rice cakes (ttŏk), practice the New Year's bow (sebae), and watch a short film screening on the traditional ancestral ceremony, ch'arye.
The day will be filled with games and activities, such as yut nori, a Korean board game traditionally played on New Year’s Day; chegi ch'agi, a Korean version of the popular hacky-sack; and craft activities such as kite-making ( yŏn mandŭlgi).
Family Day: Korean New Year
Saturday, January 22, 2011 2:00-5:00 PM
Family: $30 family of 3-5 ($5 each additional family member)
Individual: $10 members; $15 nonmembers; $5 children
Register in advance by clicking here, or call 212.759.7525, ext. 309
The Korea Society is located at:
950 Third Ave @ 57th Street, 8th Floor
(The entrance is on 57th, the South-West corner of the intersection)
New York, NY 10022