Events

  • Thu, Jun 1, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8pm
    In this panel discussion we will explore successful partnerships and best practices between small and large arts organization in NYC, examine how fostering these relationships can become an essential way to advance the artistic and cultural life of the city, and imagine how APA immigrant artists can contribute to the reach of these programs. 
  • Fri, Jun 2, 2017 from 7:30pm – 9:30pm
    Join NAPAWF*NYC and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for the fifth and final installment of our series, Asian American Feminism x Politics, to hear from Asian American elected officials on their experiences serving the community, practicing Asian American feminism, and navigating local, state, and national politics.  
  • Fri, Jun 2, 2017 from 8pm – 10pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June. 
  • Sat, Jun 3, 2017 from 12 noon – 4pm
    Make a splash with MOCA! Celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival (端午节) with an afternoon of family fun--filled with pests, potpourri, and plenty more!
  • Sat, Jun 3, 2017 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Please join Herb Tam, Curator/Director of Exhibitions at MOCA, as he shares insight on contemporary art and Chinatown through its art spaces, past and present.
  • Tue, Jun 6, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    In conjunction with MOCA’s exhibit Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories of Chinese Food and Identity in America, please join Gabriel “Jack” Chin, teacher and scholar of Immigration Law, Criminal Procedure, and Race and Law in a conversation about the war against Chinese restaurants from the late 1800s to early 1900s.  
  • Thu, Jun 8, 2017 from 9am – 3pm
    With the rise of #OscarsSoWhite and demand for more diverse casting, the call for visibility of Asian Americans in television and film has garnered mainstream attention. What brought us to this moment, and how can we undo the damage of decades of erasure?
  • Fri, Jun 9, 2017 from 8pm – 10pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June. 
  • Sat, Jun 10, 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. 
  • Tue, Jun 13, 2017 from 1pm – 2:15pm
    Join former Senator Mae Yih as she introduces her newest book, East Meets West where she describes her journey from a childhood in China, to her immigration to America before the Communist Revolution, to the events that led to a successful career in politics.
  • Thu, Jun 15, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    Stop by to chat with Cynthia Koo of Wonton In A Million at the MOCA Shop about the challenges and joys of running her small business.  
  • Fri, Jun 16, 2017 from 8pm – 10pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June. 
  • Sat, Jun 17, 2017 from 1pm – 4pm
    Recreate some of your favorite dim sum dishes to play with at home! Fabric, felt, and more will be available for you to stuff and sew your own dumplings and buns. Then weave together your own steamer trays out of paper to "cook" them in.
  • Sat, Jun 17, 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.”
  • Fri, Jun 23, 2017 from 8:30pm – 10:30pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June. 
  • Sat, Jun 24, 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.