Chinese New Year Celebration 2018

Year of the Dog paper cutting


The Plainsboro Library will be celebrating the 2018 Year of the Dog on Saturday, February 10th and Sunday, February 11th, 12:00-3:30 PM!

Visitors of all cultures are welcome to join us in this joyous festival. 🙂

The schedule for the event is as follows:

Saturday, February 10th –

12:00-1:45  Gallery Reception for artist Mimi Yang (1st floor Art Gallery)

12:30           Tickets* to performances can be picked up for free (1st floor Cafe area)

1:45-2:00    Dragon Dance (Outdoors, library plaza – weather permitting)

2:00-3:30   Performances (1st floor Community Room) — REQUIRES TICKET —

3:30          Red Envelopes and Good Luck Oranges (Library exits)


* We are implementing a ticket system this year to ensure that everyone can enjoy a safe and comfortable experience! Tickets will be available starting at 12:30 PM in the cafe area until they have all been handed out.

Sunday, February 11th –

12:00-3:30   Brush Painting and Calligraphy Demonstrations (1st floor Cafe area)

12:00-3:30   Games (Library 1st floor)

12:00-3:30   Calligraphy Stations – learn to write calligraphy, face painting, crafts (1st floor Community Room)

2:30-3:30     Lantern riddles (1st floor Community Room)

3:30            Red Envelopes and Good Luck Oranges (Library exits)



We hope to see you there! Any questions may be directed to Joyce at