Celebrating Our HeART-filled Heritage

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Celebrating Our HeART-filled Heritage

May 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free

 

Join us in celebrating APA Heritage month via YouTube Live!

OACC is bringing a celebration of API arts and culture right into your home. As we face an unprecedented global health crisis, we strive to put a spotlight on the beautiful diversity and creativity within our local API communities. Our rich cultural roots manifesting in artistic expression can give us strength, resilience, and positivity particularly during challenging times.
We hope to uplift your hearts and homes with our celebration of API arts and culture.

**IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE**

– Vietnamese Hat and Fan Dance featuring students from Oakland Tech High School’s Vietnamese Student Association (@oths.vsa)

–  Introduction to Vietnamese Traditional Instruments by Van-Anh Vanessa Vo, Emmy Award-winning Vietnamese musician (https://www.vananhvo.com/)

– Making Mayak Gimbap with Sarah Kim Lee, Korean cooking and crafts instructor (@sarahkim_lee)

– All About Tamarind with Malina Svoravong, Laotian chef (http://www.msyvo.com/)

– Introduction to Chinese Traditional Instruments featuring various Chinese youth orchestra alumni

– Khmer Scarf Dance featuring Brigette (@oakkhmerangkor), Davina, Erica, and Jade from AYPAL’s May Art Festival (www.aypal.org)

– Lazy Man Eight Brocade Qigong featuring Sifu William Dere

– Folding Origami Cranes for Solidarity featuring OACC and Tsuru for Solidarity (www.tsuruforsolidarity.org/tsururising)

– Learn about Kathak Dance with Chhandam School of Kathak (www.kathak.org)

Details

Date:
May 30
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Oakland Asian Cultural Center
Email:
info@oacc.cc

Venue

Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 9th St. #290
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Phone:
5106370455
Website:
oacc.cc