APISA Mid-Autumn Festival returns this Thursday
On Friday, September 13, join the Asian-Pacific Islander Staff Association (APISA) for their annual potluck celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival!
This year’s event will feature a presentation by Michelle Yeh, distinguished professor at UC Davis and executive director of the UC Davis Confucius Institute. She will discuss the origin of the Mid-Autumn Festival, the cultural significance of the moon as it appears in Chinese mythology and poetry, and traditional celebrations associated with the festival.
The Confucius Institute will provide mooncakes for all attendees as well as serving a variety of teas. Please bring a potluck dish to share.
Join the fun!
What: APISA Mid-Autumn Festival
When: Friday, Sep. 13, 12 to 1 p.m.
Oakland: Franklin 11326
Dial: (669) 900-6833
Meeting ID: 408 151 607
Questions? Please contact Angela.Hom@ucop.edu or Benjamin.Tsai@ucop.edu
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