Asian Center News & Events
Fun Run and Harvest Moon Festival
Date: September 13th, 2014
Location: Mahoney Park, 70th & Fremont
Time: Fun Run-8am; Harvest Moon Festival-5pm
Join the Asian Community & Cultural Center in celebrating your cultural heritage and the Harvest Moon. Individuals and teams can wear the event t-shirt and/or something to symbolize your cultural heritage (e.g. flags, clothing, hats, etc.). Run or walk the 5K or 1 mile loop.
After the event enjoy refreshments, take a break and come back in the afternoon (5 PM) for the Harvest Moon Fesitival! Celebrate the lunar autumn with carnival booths, food trucks, cultural performances, and lantern lighting.
Packet pickup will be Friday, September 12 from 3:30-5:30PM at the Asian Community & Cultural Center (2635 O Street) Parking and entrance in rear. Packet pick-up and late registration will begin at 7 AM the morning of the race at Mahoney Park Shelter (t-shirt not available for late registrants) Race begins at 8 AM. Strollers allowed in the 1 mile ONLY. No dogs allowed. Children age 3 and under may participate for free. Awards ceremony and refreshments to follow at the Mahoney Park Shelter (approx. 9 AM) Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers of the 5K race. The teams that raise the most funds will also receive prizes (fundraising is not required to participate). Carpooling is encouraged due to limited parking.
If you are interested in volunteering for this event, please fill out a form here.
The Asian Center is offering non-paid, part-time internships in four core areas: marketing, grant writing and resource development, program development and support, and website and social media development. Please see descriptions of each position below.
Classes at the Confucius Institute
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