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Celebrate Lunar New Year with Centennial College

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Venue: Progress Campus, Student Centre (Main Events Hall)

Join us to celebrate the Lunar New Year on Thursday, February 15 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Student Centre's Main Event Hall. Don’t miss the festivities at this free, drop in event for everyone in the College community to enjoy! There will be activities, performances and lots of food throughout the day.

Lunar New Year is the most significant and widely celebrated holiday for many Asian cultures. We welcome you to share in the exchange of cultures and experience Lunar New Year traditions found throughout Asia, with the help of our student volunteers. The event will be hosted by Centennial College International Education Centre, in collaboration with CCSAI.

2018 is the year of the Earth Dog – a symbol of loyalty and honesty. Attending our annual cultural celebration is the perfect way engage with the universal values of dialogue and solidarity, which are characteristic values of the Chinese zodiac sign of the Dog.

Legend says that “Nian,” a half-dragon, half-lion monster, comes out of hiding during the Lunar New Year…You don’t want to miss all the fun!

  • Celebrations
  • Treats
  • Performances
  • Calligraphy
  • Origami
  • Tea Tasting
  • Fashion
  • History
  • Culture
  • Photo booth