Asian-American History Month After-School Crafts

Woodridge Library

Asian-American History Month After-School Crafts

Last date: Monday, May 19, 2014, 4 p.m. (see all dates)

Every Monday afternoon in May (sans Memorial Day), we will be exploring different Asian cultures through various craft activities.

Clip art of a colorful line of koinobori hanging on a poleMay 5 is Children's Day in Japan, and to celebrate we will be making koinobori, fish-shaped wind-socks that are traditionally hung outside of Japanese homes during this holiday.

May 12 - Learn about Indian culture and make your own mandala.

May 19 - We will be making Vietnamese-style moon lutes and drums and (if weather provides) having our own outdoor concert.

Best for ages 6 - 12.