Town Square

Post a New Topic

Celebrating cultural diversity

Original post made on Feb 14, 2013

When colorful lion dancers appeared at the Barron Park Association Lunar New Year celebration on Feb. 9, the gathering drew about 160 residents for food and entertainment. But the event had a deeper purpose, organizer Lydia Kou said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, February 15, 2013, 12:00 AM

Comments (2)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by sorry
a resident of Midtown
on Feb 14, 2013 at 11:43 pm

Wish we had heard about these events beforehand. We would have attended. Great to have a variety of street fairs in town.


 +   Like this comment
Posted by How come?
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Feb 15, 2013 at 7:58 am

If this was so important, why was it not publicized beforehand? So many people are annoyed by Chinese nationals right now, some positive PR would have been a good thing.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,551 views

Quick Check List for UC Applications
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 1,778 views

Don't fund the rape culture at my alma mater
By Jessica T | 19 comments | 1,375 views

Campaign Endorsements: Behind the Curtain
By Douglas Moran | 10 comments | 999 views

Mothers, daughters, books, and boxes
By Sally Torbey | 4 comments | 641 views