Events

  • Sat, Aug 26, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Get to know and taste the diverse food and cooking styles of Chinese cuisine while exploring stories of the neighborhood through this multiregional tasting tour of Chinatown. 
  • Sat, Sep 2, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Uncover the history of one of New York City’s oldest neighborhoods! This walking tour focuses on how everyday buildings and places of historical significance reflect and shape a community from its origins as a Native American village of Werpoes Hill in 1600 to one of the fastest growing immigrant communities of present day New York City. Highlighted sites include the oldest streets of Chinatown, a Catholic church, the oldest general store in Chinatown and a Chinese eatery that catered to the needs of Chinatown’s turn-of-the-century “bachelor society.”
  • Sat, Sep 2, 2017 from 1pm – 4pm
    Art you can munch on! Design sweet and sour sculptures from grapes, mini marshmallows, toothpicks, and other tasty treats. Then, eat your masterpiece.
  • Sat, Sep 9, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    This walking tour traces the evolution of eateries in Chinatown, highlighting stories of diversity—the flavors of China’s regional cuisines converging in New York City.
  • Sat, Sep 16, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Get to know and taste the diverse food and cooking styles of Chinese cuisine while exploring stories of the neighborhood through this multiregional tasting tour of Chinatown. 
  • Sun, Sep 17, 2017 from 2:30pm – 4pm
    Join MOCA for a talk with Amy S. Kwei as she discusses her new historical novel inspired by her own family history and experience, Under the Red Moon: A Chinese Family in Diaspora.
  • Sat, Sep 23, 2017 from 12 noon – 4pm
    Fly to the moon with MOCA! Explore the customs and traditions behind this harvest festival with a mooncake tasting, moon-themed arts and crafts, stellar story time, and more family fun!
  • Sat, Sep 23, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Uncover the history of one of New York City’s oldest neighborhoods! This walking tour focuses on how everyday buildings and places of historical significance reflect and shape a community from its origins as a Native American village of Werpoes Hill in 1600 to one of the fastest growing immigrant communities of present day New York City. Highlighted sites include the oldest streets of Chinatown, a Catholic church, the oldest general store in Chinatown and a Chinese eatery that catered to the needs of Chinatown’s turn-of-the-century “bachelor society.”
  • Thu, Sep 28, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    Join MOCA for a screening of Bitter Harvest, a short documentary in three parts, each telling the story of the Chinese immigrant workers who helped found Oregon’s craft beer industry.
  • Sat, Sep 30, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    This walking tour traces the evolution of eateries in Chinatown, highlighting stories of diversity—the flavors of China’s regional cuisines converging in New York City.
  • Fri, Oct 6, 2017 from 8pm – 9:30pm
    Please join us for Min Xiao-Fen’s new solo album release concert!