Cerritos College to Host Spring Festival Celebration
Event will Feature Food, Concerts, Dance Performances, Fashion Show and Cultural Workshops
For Immediate Release: February 1, 2008
Media Contact:Aya Abelon, Public Affairs; (562) 860-2451, ext. 2287
Event Contact: Danita Kurtz, Cerritos College International Student Center; (562) 860-2451, ext. 2133
WHAT: Cerritos College, the Chinese Culture Association of Southern California and the Cerritos Chinese School will host a Spring Festival Celebration to bring the community and the college together.
"The Year of the Mouse" will be celebrated through traditional dishes, various performances and workshops that have touches from many Asian cultures. Performances will include a traditional lion dance, a royal oriental fashion show, traditional songs, cultural dances, martial arts and more. Workshops showcasing various cultural heritages will include mahjong (a board game), knotting demonstrations, calligraphy, brush painting and handcrafts will be offered. Download a flier here.
WHEN: Saturday, February 23, Noon – 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Cerritos College Student Center
11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650
A map of the campus is available at www.cerritos.edu/guide
COST: Event is free and open to the public. Parking for the event is free in lot C-1 and C-2 in white stalls ONLY.
CONTACT: For more information, please contact Danita Kurtz in the International Student Center at ext. 2133 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cerritos College serves as a comprehensive community college for southeastern Los Angeles County. Communities within the college’s district include Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, La Mirada, Norwalk, and portions of Bell Gardens, Lakewood, Long Beach, Santa Fe Springs and South Gate. Cerritos College offers degrees and certificates in more than 200 areas of study in nine divisions. Annually, more than 1,200 students successfully complete their course of studies, and enrollment currently nears 20,000 students. Visit Cerritos College online at www.cerritos.edu.