Virtual Event | AAPI Heritage Month Family Day
Saturday, May 29
Join us in celebrating Chicago’s Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities! We’ve partnered with AAPI heritage groups from across the city to present a day of cultural celebration. This virtual family-focused day includes storytelling with Alton Chung, performances from Ho Etsu Taiko, an arts workshop with Chinese American Museum of Chicago artist-in-residence Lucy P. Liu, and more.
This event is free of charge. We would greatly appreciate a donation to the Museum in any amount. Links will be provided after registration.
11:00 a.m. Taiko drum performance by Ho Etsu
1:00 p.m. Folktales and Fables with Alton Chung
2:00 p.m. Paper Cutting (剪纸 / Jiǎn Zhǐ) Arts Workshop with Lucy P. Liu in collaboration with the Chinese American Museum of Chicago
3:00 p.m. Journey for Justice! performance by CIRCA-Pintig (Center for Immigrant Resources and Community Arts-Pintig). Celebrate the legacy of Filipino labor organizer Larry Itliong and Filipino American heritage in this performance by CIRCA-Pintig executive director Ginger Leopoldo and CIRCA youth actors.
Special Thanks to Our Partner Organizations