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Welcome to our Virtual Chinese New Year Party!
We’re excited to celebrate the Lunar New Year with YOU!
Please take your time to enjoy and interact with this event!
You can hit PAUSE or REWIND anytime if you missed something, need a bathroom break, or want to gather supplies for an activity.
During this event, we will:
- Make Chinese paper lanterns
- You will need: paper, markers, scissors, tape, string
- Make a Chinese snack
- You will need: flour, water, eggs, green/spring onions, bean paste or ketchup, hot sauce, and plain tortilla chips
- Learn to say “Happy New Year” in Chinese
- Learn a Living Room Lion Dance
- You will need: space to move and a blanket
- Share stories about the children Hope Station serves in China
- Pray for vulnerable children and families
What You Need to Know:
- Download your optional Event Kit here – includes craft printables, a recipe card, a Chinese characters tracing guide, and a prayer guide
- The live broadcast of this event will begin right on this page at 7:00pm CST on February 12th.
- If you signed up in advance, we’ll send you an email reminder an hour before the event starts.
- If you can’t attend in real time or watch the whole thing, don’t worry – we’ll send you the recording to watch later
Other fun links:
- Video: The Story of Lunar New Year
- Video: Kwan the Chinese Lion
- Tutorial: Lion Dance Lion Head DIY
- Blog: LongLong’s Story
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Donors in China:
Use this QR code to send a donation directly to our WeChat account.
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- Checks made payable to: Hope Station
- Send to: 3712 Farmington Road, Minnetonka MN 55305, USA
- Set up a recurring donation through your bank’s bill pay service (our favorite option – no fees for anyone!)
Hope Station is organized as a nonprofit entity under the laws of the State of Minnesota and is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and corresponding Minnesota provisions.
Donors of cash and/or property are entitled to the maximum charitable contribution deduction allowed by law.
Our tax identification number (EIN) is 46-0777491.