Ring in the Year of the Rooster at the American Museum of Natural History
February 4, 2017 Noon and 4 pm
Cullman Hall of the Universe
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Free for Members or with Museum admission.
The Museum’s Lunar New Year festival focuses on the Rooster, a character associated with fidelity, punctuality, and the ability to forecast the future. Celebrate Asian art and culture through calligraphy, traditional storytelling, and hands-on activities led by local artisans and Museum scientists. Learn about the important cultural role birds have played across the Asian continent, discover their connection to dinosaurs, and find out what needs to be done to ensure their survival. http://www.amnh.org