Wednesday, February 5 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Hilary J Boone Center
500 Rose St., Lexington, KY 40506-0014
The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) invites all faculty & staff to welcome the Year of the Rat at its sixth annual Chinese New Year Celebration 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Hilary J. Boone Center.
The evening will include President Eli Capilouto's remarks, a festive meal, cultural activities and music performances featuring Mongolian Throat Singing and Horse Head Fiddle. Attendees also will learn more about China-related opportunities for faculty and how UKCI supports the university.
There will be prize drawings and participants will receive a red envelope, which symbolizes good luck and is a common gift for the annual celebration.
Reservations for the festivities are available to UK faculty and staff ONLY. Those interested in attending the event can RSVP here.