Events

  • Thu, Apr 19, 2018 from 6pm – 8pm
    A Know Your Rights seminar co-presented with the Chinese-American Planning Council.
  • Fri, Apr 20, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    Please join us for a screening of the Academy Award-nominated documentary by Steve James, Abacus: Small Enough to Jail.
  • Sat, Apr 21, 2018 from 12 noon – 4pm
    Join us for our fourth annual Family Treasures day, where you’ll learn how to save, store, and share your family heirlooms, photographs, and digital memories!
  • Sat, Apr 21, 2018 from 3pm – 4pm
    Learn about MOCA’s core exhibit, With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America, in this one hour educator led gallery talk that provides an overview of Chinese in America from the 19th century to present day.
  • Thu, Apr 26, 2018 from 3:30pm – 4pm
    Come to the Museum of Chinese America for stories, finger-plays, songs, and more in English and Mandarin!
  • Sat, Apr 28, 2018 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.
  • Sat, Apr 28, 2018 from 3pm – 4pm
    Learn about MOCA’s core exhibit, With a Single Step: Stories in the Making of America, in this one hour educator led gallery talk that provides an overview of Chinese in America from the 19th century to present day.
  • Thu, May 3, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8pm
    Join us for an evening with Lisa Ko, author of 2017 National Book Award for Fiction Finalist and 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction, The Leavers.
  • Sat, May 5, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Using a paper cut-out of your body, make a life-size landscape inspired by the diagrams in Chinese Medicine and featuring all the natural elements that represent you—mountains, rivers, stars, & more.  
  • Sat, May 5, 2018 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.
  • Thu, May 10, 2018 from 3:30pm – 4pm
    Come to the Museum of Chinese America for stories, finger-plays, songs, and more in English and Mandarin!
  • Sat, May 12, 2018 from 1pm – 3pm
    Explore stories of the neighborhood through this multiregional tasting tour of Chinatown.
  • Thu, May 17, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8pm
    Please join Scott D. Seligman for the launch of The Third Degree: The Triple Murder that Shook Washington and Changed American Criminal Justice, part murder mystery, part courtroom drama and part landmark legal case that tells the forgotten story of a young man’s abuse by the police and his arduous, seven-year journey through the legal system.
  • Sat, May 19, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Using a paper cut-out of your body, make a life-size landscape inspired by the diagrams in Chinese Medicine and featuring all the natural elements that represent you—mountains, rivers, stars, & more.  
  • Sat, May 19, 2018 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.
  • Thu, May 24, 2018 from 3:30pm – 4pm
    Come to the Museum of Chinese America for stories, finger-plays, songs, and more in English and Mandarin!
  • Sat, May 26, 2018 from 1pm – 2:30pm
    Through present-day and historical food-related sites, this themed walking tour will trace the evolution of Chinese American eateries and food ways in Chinatown.
  • Sat, Jun 2, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Learn about the evolution of Chinese writing over time (and practice writing!) as you visit a make-believe doctor’s office and pharmacy.
  • Fri, Jun 8, 2018 from 8pm – 9:30pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June.
  • Fri, Jun 15, 2018 from 8pm – 9:30pm
    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 16, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Learn about the evolution of Chinese writing over time (and practice writing!) as you visit a make-believe doctor’s office and pharmacy.
  • Fri, Jun 22, 2018 from 8pm – 9:30pm
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for four film screenings at Columbus Park in the month of June.
  • Fri, Jun 29, 2018 from 8:30pm – 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, Jul 7, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Design a simple circuit inspired by the many kinds of systems in our world using colored paper, LEDs, and copper tape.
  • Sat, Jul 21, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    Design a simple circuit inspired by the many kinds of systems in our world using colored paper, LEDs, and copper tape.
  • Sat, Aug 4, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    How does calligraphy relate to the idea of 氣 qi? Explore connections between writing, energy, and your health as you practice your brushstrokes with teaching artist Vincent Chong.
  • Sat, Aug 18, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    How does calligraphy relate to the idea of 氣 qi? Explore connections between writing, energy, and your health as you practice your brushstrokes with teaching artist Vincent Chong.
  • Sat, Sep 1, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    See and smell herbs commonly used in Chinese medicine as you practice grinding them with a mortar and pestle. Then, design your own colorful herb planter and plant real seeds inside!
  • Sat, Sep 15, 2018 from 1pm – 4pm
    See and smell herbs commonly used in Chinese medicine as you practice grinding them with a mortar and pestle. Then, design your own colorful herb planter and plant real seeds inside!