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Soul of Seol: Celebrate Korea's Lunar New Year!

Join us at the Korean Cultural Center to celebrate the holiday spirit of Seollal, Korea's Lunar New Years Day! As one of the most important traditional Korean holidays, Seollal (설날) is a time to wish well and reconnect with family and friends. This year the first day of the lunar calendar falls on February 10. As a member of our family, join us for a memorable night of cultural activities, lessons, and workshops:

- Introduction to the Seollal holiday
- Performance of traditional instruments
- Learn to do a sebae (세배) bow wearing hanbok in a traditional sarangbang room
- Hanji doll paper craft (for kids and adults!)
- Receive a keepsake bokjumeoni ( 주머니) new year’s luck pouch
- Enjoy Korean rice cake and dumpling soup, ddeokmanduguk (떡만두국)

Date: Friday, February 8, 2013

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Location: Korean Cultural Center (2370 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington DC 20008)
Contact: Myounghwa Lucy Lee | lmhlucy@koreaembassy.org | (202) 587-6153

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