2011 Asian Pacific American Family Day

May 2011: Asian Pacific American Heritage Family Day

Asian Pacific American Heritage Family Day photos

In spite of mild weather (and the final day of the Lilac Festival), 1,219 visitors were at MAG on May 22 for the annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Family Day.

Highlights included (top row) dancers from Families with Children from China, dancers from the Filipino American Association of Rochester, appreciative audience in the M&T Bank Ballroom. (Middle row) Bollywood for Beginners with Bollywood Dance Mania, Chinese knotting demonstration by the Chinese Dance Company, henna/mehndi demonstration by the Pakistani American Society of Rochester. (Bottom row) “Ancient Animal Tales” with MAG curator Sydney Greaves, drumming by the Rochester Korean American Association, Japanese koto performance and sing-along. Photos by Brandon Vick.