Chinese Lunar New Year Celebration by East Meets West Parent Education Club

East Meets West Parent Education Club (EMWPEC) sponsored a Chinese New Year celebration on January 28th at the Live Oak Park Community Center in Temple City.

More than 200 people were involved and participated in this important cultural event. The purpose of this community festival was to celebrate the Lunar New Year as well as to raise funds for the club’s charity mission, i.e., to support homeless service centers and women’s shelters in the Los Angeles area. San Marino mayor Dr. Richard Sun presented Chinese New Year family traditions and gave recognition to EWMPEC for its outstanding community services.