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Culture Café: The Chinese Community

Date: 12 noon - 1pm Wednesday 16 June

Venue: online

Category: PEACE IV

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The Chinese Welfare Association will present their community’s past, present and future links between Belfast and the People’s Republic of China.

It will also be opportunity to see a showcase of talents from the Belfast Chinese community. 

2021 is the Year of the Ox and we will watch a demonstration of zhezhi – the art of paper folding relating to the Year of the Ox. The traditional Chinese fan dance has been a part of China's heritage for over two thousand years and we will be treated to a performance by local performer, Weihong Tu. Our finale will be a special appearance from a Chinese Lion.

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About our PEACE IV Culture Cafés

Our PEACE IV Culture Café events celebrate the diversity of multi-cultural Belfast. They focus on minority communities across the city and promote respect and understanding of these cultures. Each of our Culture Café events will focus on a different culture and their contribution to Belfast’s history. 

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