4S RANCH — 2013 marks the Year of the Snake and the 4S Ranch Library, 10433 Reserve Drive, San Diego, will be celebrating the Chinese New Year from 4 to 6 p.m. Feb. 6. The two-hour event is free and will feature entertainment, activities and light refreshments for all ages.The library celebration will feature the International Culture Learning Chinese School student dancers, followed by the traditional gift of red envelopes, with candy, for all children, traditional lion dancers and a drum performance by the San Diego Lucky Lion Dancers, violin performances by the Stanley Want Violin Studio, hands-on Lucky Treat Holder and Little Dragons Drum crafts, and light refreshments.
The Chinese New Year is one of the most important of all the traditional Chinese holidays, and is a time to celebrate with family and wish peace and happiness to everyone.
“The Chinese New Year Celebration is an opportunity for the community to come together in celebration of family, life and happiness,” said Laura Zuckerman, Youth Services Librarian. “On behalf of the library staff and the Friends of the 4S Ranch Library, we would like to wish you and your family a very happy and prosperous 2013.”
For more information on the Chinese New Year celebration at the 4S Ranch Library, contact branch staff at (858) 673-4697.