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Monday, Feb. 5. 2024: Chinese New Year 2024 – 2 PM

Monday, Jan. 22, 2024: An Australian Odyssey – 1 PM


Chinese New Year 2024

Monday, February 5, 2 PM
Falls of Schuylkill Library – Meeting Room

Come and join us as Falls resident Paul Lee tells us the meaning of Chinese New Year.

Chinese New Year is celebrated by a fifth of the world’s population and is a fifteen-day holiday that has been celebrated all over the world for thousands of years.  We’ll learn about its symbols, the story behind the dragon dance, firecrackers, and, Chinese Zodiac signs.  We promise a fun filled afternoon with some tasty treats related to this important holiday.  

This program is sponsored by East Falls Village and will take place in the Meeting Room.

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An Australian Odyssey: From the Outback to the Great Barrier Reef

Monday, January 22, 1 PM
Falls of Schuylkill Library – Meeting Room

In September 2023, Falls resident Juanita Ringer traveled with Road Scholar and explored Australia’s unique heritage. She is looking forward to sharing her Australian adventures with you.  She marveled at the astounding Outback, natural wonders, iconic architecture, Aboriginal art and culture, and the world-famous Great Barrier Reef.  The cities she visited included Melbourne, Alice Springs, Cairns, and Sydney. 

This program is sponsored by East Falls Village and will take place in the Meeting Room.