莱镇元宵庆典 Lantern Festival on Feb 24!

火树银花合,明月逐人圆。随着明月的圆满,莱镇华协 (CAAL) 与莱星文化中心、莱镇图书馆、莱镇图书馆基金会、莱镇交响乐团及莱镇历史协会联合举办的莱镇元宵庆典 Lexington Lantern Festival 也将迎来庆祝农历新年的又一高潮。莱镇元宵庆典将在二月二十四日下午1:00-4:00pm 在莱镇图书馆(Cary library)举行,并于4:30-7:00pm 在 Lexington Depot 继续。

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Brought to you by CAAL and NLCC, in partnership with Cary Library, the Cary Library Foundation, Lexington Historical Society, and Lexington Symphony, the Lantern Festival awaits you! Come join us for an afternoon and evening of fun, and make a wish for a better year in 2024 for our families, community, and the world!

Program at Cary Library (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm):

●    DIY Lantern Making

●    Paper Cutting

●    DIY Candle Making

●    Flower Arrangements

●    Three Sessions of Performances (including a half hour special performance by Lexington Symphony String Quartet)

●    CAAL Lunar New Year Celebration Gala Poster Design Awards Ceremony 

●    And more!

Program at the Depot (4:30 pm – 7:00 pm):

●    Riddles Prize Redemption

●    Interactive Performances

●    Lantern Parade

●    Riddle Challenges

●    And more!

Stay tuned for more details coming soon! 

Please click on the link to know more information about the event.

Take Flight Gala – 为莱镇图书馆 ChiRP! 翻修项目筹款

快来吧,加入我们,参加 2024 年 4 月 6 日星期六晚上 7 点至 10 点在卡里图书馆的欢乐之夜!

这个聚会的目的是为图书馆儿童房和底层翻修项目 (ChiRP!) 提供资金支持。 

我们的晚会特点:

*晚餐小吃, 

*饮料包括龙舌兰酒酒吧,

*乐队,现场跳舞,

*在线拍卖包括前往玛莎葡萄园岛、黄石公园/斯内克河的度假套餐,以及与诺贝尔奖获得者当地居民共进晚餐 等等

晚会门票现已发售! 

欲了解更多信息,请访问: 

https://www.carylibraryfoundation.org/chirp-gala

早鸟票每人 125 美元,有效期至 2 月 25 日。 2月25日之后普通门票为每人150美元。 

门票有限,请考虑立即购买! 

我们 2019 年晚会的门票在两周内就售空了!

晚会活动门票和晚会饮品券可以在线购买,也可以通过支票购买。

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Join us for an evening of fun and festivities on Saturday, April 6, 2024, from 7-10 pm at Cary Library to support funding for the Children’s Room and Lower Level Renovation Project (ChiRP!).

Our Gala Features:

– Dinner Bites

– Drinks including a Tequila Bar

– Dancing to a Live Band

An online silent auction including vacation packages to Martha’s Vineyard, Yellowstone/Snake River, and dinners with local residents who are Nobel Laureates

Early Bird Tickets are $125 per person and available until February 25th.

Regular tickets are $150 per person after February 25th.

Tickets are limited so consider purchasing now! Tickets to our 2019 Gala sold out in two weeks!

Gala Event Tickets and Gala Drink Tickets may be purchased both online and by check.

For information and to purchase tickets, please visit:

https://www.carylibraryfoundation.org/chirp-gala

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Video Recording of the Lunar New Year Celebration

[LexMedia] On Jan 21, Chinese American Association of Lexington – CAAL hosted a wonderful Lunar New Year ceremony at LHS featuring fabulous performances to bring in the year of the dragon.

Watch LexMedia coverage of the evening.

星期天晚上没有现场观看莱镇华协举办的龙年春晚的乡亲们,可以在YouTube上看2024莱镇华协龙年春晚的全部21个节目和开场及谢幕篇。请欣赏波城第一春晚由21个表演团队近300人呈现的美轮美奂的视觉与听觉的盛宴!也许你可以看到自己,你的邻居或朋友在表演。

Lexington Lunar New Year Festival: Performance and Culture Fair preview videos!

The Lunar New Year is approaching, and 2024 is the Year of the Dragon! The dragon is an emblem of strength, vitality, and wealth in Asian culture. Come celebrate at the Lunar New Year Festival hosted by CAAL (the Chinese American Association of Lexington), an annual event that has become a part of Lexington’s rich cultural heritage.

This year’s festival features dozens of performance groups from Lexington and the greater Boston area. The festival will also feature a lively cultural fair, offering an array of food and drinks, interactive activities for all ages, and some surprises. Please bring cash for food and drinks.

Click this link for the preview video of the Lunar New Year Performance Night.

Click this link for the preview video of the Lunar New Year Culture Fair in the afternoon.        

We sincerely thank all our partners and sponsors whose generosity made it possible for us to bring this event to Lexington. See our event website for more information about them.

Hurry, as tickets for the Gala are selling fast! Click on the ticket purchase link now and join us in celebrating the Year of the Dragon.  A portion of ticketing proceeds will be donated to the Cary Library ChiRP project.  We look forward to seeing you on Jan 21!          

Date: January 21, 2024

Time: 5 – 7 pm Culture Fair, Food for Purchase and More

          7 –  9 pm LNY Celebration Performance Gala

Venue: Lexington High School, 251 Waltham Street, Lexington, MA

Ticket price: $20/person

Ticket purchase link: http://caal-ma.org/lny2024/buytickets/