Why are firecrackers exploded during Chinese New Year? What special foods are served at Oshogatsu (Japanese New Year). Why do some Filipinos jump up high at 12 midnight on January 1st?
Join Hidden Histories of San Jose Japantown to explore New Years celebration stories and traditions as told by members of the Japanese, Chinese, and Filipino communities. You'll see cooking demonstrations, storytelling, and an assortment of fun anecdotes.
Learn the stories behind the food and festive activities held in Chinese, Japanese, and Filipino American homes to celebrate the New Year!
** REGISTRATION IS FULL **
The webinar will also be broadcast live on the Hidden Histories Facebook Page. Please join us at: https://www.facebook.com/hiddenhistoriesjtown