Tuesday, 18 August 2015

2015 Chinese Traditional Qixi Festival 中華傳統七夕乞巧節活動


Co-presented by Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver and Vancouver Hanfu Culture Society
合辦機構:大溫哥華中華文化中心、溫哥華漢服學社

Sunday August 23rd 2:00 - 5:00pm
Chinese Cultural Centre Museum, 555 Columbia Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6A 4H5
Tickets at the door: $10/non-member, $8/member of CCC and Hanfu Society
Inquiries: 604.658.8880

2015年8月23日(星期天)下午二時至五時
大溫哥華中華文化中心文物館,溫哥華哥倫比亞街555號
門票:$10/非會員,$8/文化中心會員、溫哥華漢服社會員
查詢:604.658.8880

Qixi (July 7th in the Lunar Calendar) Festival, often called the Chinese Love Festival, originated from a romantic legend. Here in Vancouver, this annual romantic festival is taking place at the Chinese Cultural Centre. Please join us in learning the culture behind traditional Chinese garments hanfu, practicing Chinese needlework, making miniature Chinese garments, making bookmarks, and appreciating Chinese poetry.

"未會牽牛意若何,須邀織女弄金梭。年年乞與人間巧,不道人間巧已多。" 農曆七月七日——七夕乞巧節來自於一段浪漫的古老傳說;七夕是一個有著流傳千年的愛情傳奇。在溫哥華這個多元文化氣息濃厚的地方,在七夕這個浪漫的節日裏,讓我們來按照傳統漢族乞巧節的習俗,一起譜出一個華美而浪漫的節日吧!
活動內容:
1. 通過幻燈片向大家介紹七夕節
2. 穿針比賽
3. 做漢服
4. 製作巧簽
5. 古詩詞欣賞

Photo credits: Will Wang, Jane Feng