Thursday NightShadowLight: 50 Years of Shadow Theater
THU, APRIL 13 / 6:00PM
Free with Admission
Celebrate Persian New Year with tea, sweets, music, dance and storytelling.
This event has been postponed.
Celebrate Nowruz, or Persian New Year, with Aisan Hoss and Mehdi Parnia of Oyna Natural Foods. A festival of spring, Nowruz has been celebrated for thousands of years by Iranians and people throughout Central Asia. Arrive early to have tea and sweets and get a close-up look at the traditional haft-sin, a ceremonial spread with seven symbolic items. Music, dance and storytelling complement the evening’s sharing of history and culture.
$5 with museum admission, space is limited; reserve to guarantee a spot in the program