Mid-Autumn Moon Family Festival!

Sat, Sep 7, 2019 @ 12:00pm - 4:00pm

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Mooncakes, shadow puppets, and the Jade Rabbit on the moon! Explore the customs and traditions behind this harvest festival with a mooncake tasting, arts and crafts, story time, and more family fun!

 

探索这个庆祝丰收的节日背后的传统与习俗,品尝美味的月饼,制作以月亮为主题的手工,聆听来自明月的故事,共享阖家欢乐。

 

Tickets: $12 per person. $8 for all MOCA Dual and Individual Level Members. Free for MOCA Family Level Members and above, children under 2, and Cool Culture families. Click here for ticket purchase.

 

入场卷: 每人$12。MOCA个人会员$8。两岁以下的孩子,MOCA家庭会员以及参加了酷文化项目的家庭,免费。立即购票!

 

            EVENT SCHEDULE | 活动日程

Activities, Performances and more!

表演与其他

Harvest Moon Picnic | 12-4 pm
Gather around the picnic table for a make-believe harvest moon picnic at MOCA! Learn about the foods that families share as they admire the moon and give thanks for the year’s harvest. Make a leaf rubbing to add to our autumn scene. Be sure to include a wish to the Moon Goddess Change-Er.

 

中秋的野餐
走进MOCA,体验一次假想的中秋野餐。和我们一起来看一看华人在祭拜月神,感恩丰收之时,他们的中秋节餐桌上都有什么美食。再让我们一起用彩色蜡笔印画树叶,并向嫦娥许愿,为MOCA描画出最美金秋!

 

Go Mooncakes for MOCA! | 1-3:30 pm
Explore the meaning behind mooncakes and learn how these sweet and savory treats are made! Taste a variety of traditional mooncakes, courtesy of Fay Da Bakery, Hong Kong MX Mooncakes, and Golden Fortune USA alongside delicious tea, courtesy of Harney & Sons. Don’t forget to take a mooncake recipe to try at home!

 

让人着迷的月饼
我们将带你学习有关月饼的故事,认识这个香甜可口的点心是如何制作出来的!品尝传统的月饼,小酌一杯清茶,再把月饼的食谱带回家,试着在你自家的厨房里制作属于你的美味月饼。

Chinese Theatre Works Presents: Chang-Er Flies to the Moon** | 2 pm
This original shadow play tells the story of Moon Goddess Chang-Er and her husband, the archer Hou Yi. Through enchanting shadow puppetry and engaging storytelling, watch this legend come to life before your eyes.

This program of Chinese Theatre Works is partially funded by New York State Council on the Arts and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

 

中国戏剧工作坊为您呈现:嫦娥奔月
这个传统的皮影戏讲述了一个关于神话人物嫦娥和她丈夫后羿的故事。通过有趣的皮影木偶及动人的叙事方式,这一部皮影戏将把这个传说中的神话故事真实的展现在您的眼前。
这个中国戏剧工作坊的项目是由New York State Council on the Arts以及Department of Cultural Affairs部分赞助的。

 

Legends Storytime | 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm
Did you know that a goddess, rabbit, and woodcutter all live on the moon? Discover how they got there and more, as you listen to retellings of classic Mid-Autumn myths.

 

神话故事时间
你知道织女,月兔和樵夫都住在月亮上吗? 他们是怎么跑到月亮上的呢?一起来MOCA听教员讲这些有趣的传统中秋故事吧!

Shoot for the Moon Gallery Hunt | 1 pm & 3pm
Join a MOCA educator in following clues to spot shining suns and twinkling full moons around the gallery. When you find a sun, shoot it down just like archer Hou Yi.

 

探索展览,奔向月亮
在展览区,与MOCA的教员一起,搜寻明亮的满月和闪耀的星星。你可以找到它们吗?当你找到一个太阳的时候,就像后羿一样用弓箭把它射下来!

Drop-In Arts & Crafts, 12-4pm

手工及艺术活动

 

Calligraphy Corner
Join expert calligrapher I-Hsuan Chao as she demonstrates this traditional art form by painting festive messages on traditional rice paper. Learn simple brushstroke techniques and how to write the Chinese character for moon 月.

 

书法角
书法专家I-Hsuan Chao会通过展示在传统宣纸上书写节日祝福来教我们学习简单的毛笔技巧以及如何用毛笔汉字“月”。
 

Making (Make-Believe) Mooncakes
Peek inside a mooncake, and learn about the ingredients and tools used to make it. Then, mold your own play dough mooncake using a real mooncake press.

 

制作月饼
一起来认识月饼的内陷,以及相关的配料,并用专门的工具来制作它。然后,用真正的月饼模子压制出一个你的月饼。

Shadow Stories
Using colorful vellum, construct and decorate shadow puppets of Moon Goddess Chang-Er and the archer Hou Yi featuring movable arms and legs. When you finish your creations, head to MOCA’s shadow puppet theater to stage an original performance!

 

木偶戏
用不同颜色的纤维纸,和我们一起组装手脚可以动的木偶嫦娥和后羿,并把他们打扮成你最喜欢的样子。在完成您的作品之后,就到MOCA的皮影木偶戏台表演一出传统的木偶戏吧!

Powerful Potions
Prepare your own version of the magical elixir that lifted Chang-Er from the earth to the moon! Grind salt and glow-in-the-dark chalk to create sparkling, colorful sand. Then, use it to fill a potion bottle that you can wear around your neck.

 

飞天药水
现在,您要亲自炼制一瓶可以让嫦娥从地球飞往月球的魔力药水!将盐和粉笔磨成五彩缤纷的粉末。将粉末装进丹药瓶中,然后作为项链佩戴起来。

Mesmerizing Mooncakes
Mooncakes come in countless shapes, sizes, and patterns. Emboss your own personalized mooncake pattern on a piece of shimmering foil, taking inspiration from the year’s brightest moon.

 

月饼的记忆

月饼的形状、大小、花纹多种多样、数不胜数。MOCA邀请你以今夕明月为灵感,在锡纸上亲手设计只属于你的、独一无二的月饼花纹!

** Additional ticket required. Tickets are free with festival admission, but limited in quantity. Please pick up tickets at the Visitor Services front desk. First come, first served.

 

MOCA’s Family Festival Series is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, along with the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

 

        

 

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