Parol Lantern-Making Workshop

Posted on Oct 14, 2015 in #auroraasian, museums, The Philippines | 0 comments

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A collaboration between the Aurora History Museum
   and the Philippine-American Society of Colorado

Saturday, Oct. 17th
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | $12 (for materials)
Aurora History Museum | 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy. | Aurora, CO  80012

Learn how to make Parol lanterns. Parol lanterns, traditional star lanterns from the Philippines, are used as festive decorations during the holidays. Limit one lantern per registration. Open to ages 7 to Adult. All children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Followed by:

Hawaiian Cultural Series Presentation
Ukulele Lessons and “Just Talking Story”
Saturday, October 17th and Nov. 21st
1:00 – 3:00 PM | Free
Aurora History Museum | 15051 E. Alameda Pkwy. | Aurora, CO  80012

Explore Hawaiian culture and history through music. Each month the museum hosts a thirty-minute presentation about Hawaiian culture followed by a group ukulele lesson. Topics include food, dance, music and more.  Keoni Lagunero’s free ukulele lessons will immediately follow the presentation.  A limited number of ukuleles are available to borrow, please call (303) 739-6663 or email jlira@auroragov.org to reserve one.

Aurora History Museum registration Information:
Please call (303) 739-6660 during regular business hours or visit www.auroramuseum.org.