The George Latimer Central Library is closed for renovations.

Asian America

Asian AmericaPresenting free cultural events celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

Local Writers Share New Works

Sunday, May 4, 2 p.m.
Central Library

Presented by May Lee-Yang, Saymoukda Vongsay, Mai Neng Moua and Kao Kalia Yang.

The Art of Chinese Calligraphy

Monday, May 5, 1 p.m.
Hamline Midway Library

A hands-on workshop presented by Cindy Wang. Materials provided; call 651-642-0294 to register.

Hmong Needlework Workshop

Saturday, May 10, 3 p.m.
Hayden Heights Library

Hands-on traditional paj ntaub needlework instruction led by Hmong Elders Center.

Martial Arts Demonstrations

Monday, May 12, 6 p.m.
West 7th Library

Presented by Minnesota Mantis Kung Fu Association.

Fresh Traditions

Sunday, May 18, 2 p.m.
Rice Street Library

Original designs from popular Hmong fasion show, presented by the Center for Hmong Arts and Talent.

Mu Daiko Japanese Drumming

Wednesday, May 21, 6:30 p.m.
Rondo Library

Traditional Taiko drumming performance.

Ten-Minute Tastes of Asia

Iny Asian Dance Theater performs ten-minute dances at 6:30 p.m. at four locations: