Asian Heritage Month

1 month 2 weeks ago #1 by McK-UDOS
In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, MAHA and other community organizations are co-hosting a festival on May 22nd from 12pm to 3pm. Come visit the Chinatown community and check out all the fun activities we'll have!


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1 month 2 weeks ago #2 by Justin Kerr
Replied by Justin Kerr on topic Asian Heritage Month
Thanks so much for sharing this! Sounds like a blast! I've created some larger versions of the graphics, below, and wanted to also type out some of these details about this very cool Asian Heritage Month celebration:

Proud To Be Asian Celebration
Noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2021
At Chicago Chinatown Square, 2154 S. Archer Ave., Chicago

Cultural activities to include:
  • Chinese Lion and Dragon Dances
  • Asian Traditional Cultural Dances
  • Chinese Calligraphy Demonstration
  • Martial Arts Performances
  • Chinese Fashion and Qipao Show
  • Children/Youth Dance
  • Award Presentation and Raffle
Free health services to include:
  • Hepatitis B Education and Screening
  • Diabetes/Hypertension Screening
  • Colon Cancer Screening Kit Health
  • Insurance Counseling
  • Mental Health Screening
  • Vision/Hearing Test
  • Substance Abuse Education
This event is sponsored by a host of community organizations, including our friends at the Midwest Asian Health Association and the Coalition for a Better Chinese American Community .  

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