Today, 21 September, is the United Nations Day of Peace. Celebrations take place around the planet. UNESCO in Hong Kong, as well as Hong Kong Institute of Education for Sustainable Development have arranged a two-day celebration in Man Yee Square, starting at 2:00 pm Friday 21 September and finishing 6:00 pm Saturday 22 September.
The celebration includes calligraphy, Canton porcelain, puppet making, seal engraving and Chinese Medicine Practitioner sharing. There are lots of exhibits and a central area where the activities take place.
The schedule of events is:
|21-Sep||2:00 – 3:00 pm||Hand puppet making workshop|
|21-Sep||3:30 – 5:00 pm||Cantonese opera workshop|
|22-Sep||11:30 am – 12:30 pm||Seal engraving workshop: Cantonese characters|
|22-Sep||1:00 – 2:00 pm||Su Yi Chuan Chinese calligraphy cultural activities|
|22-Sep||2:30 – 3:30 pm||Chinese Medicine workshop: Health talk and DIY natural anti-mosquito sachet|
|22-Sep||4:00 – 5:00 pm||Seal engraving workshop: Imaginary friend image|