On March 24, 2012, more than 800 visitors welcomed spring at the second annual celebration of Now-ruz, the Persian New Year. They enjoyed music and dance presentations in the packed auditorium and Vanden Brul Pavilion; tours; an art talk; and the opportunity to purchase Persian tea and sweets. Many folks arrived early and stopped in at the Creative Workshop Open House. Read one visitor’s blog
The Now-ruz Celebration was copresented by the Gallery and the International Culture & Arts Network.