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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


News Bureau Schofield Hall 201 Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900

Hmong New Year's Celebration to be
Held at UW-Eau Claire Nov. 10-11 

MAILED: Nov. 2, 2001

         EAU CLAIRE  The Hmong Mutual Assistance Association and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will sponsor a Hmong New Year's celebration Saturday, Nov. 10, and Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Olson Addition of the McPhee Physical Education Center on the upper campus.
        Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to share in the festivities, which will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. There also will be a dance on Saturday night beginning at 6 p.m.
        Scheduled events include traditional Hmong ball tossing and cultural shows featuring traditional dance performances, folk songs, crafts, and food vendors.
        Tickets are available through the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association and at the door. Admission to the day programs is $1 for children and $3 or less for adults. Tickets for the dance are $10.
        For more information, contact the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association at (715) 832-8420.

UW-Eau Claire Home Administrative Offices | News Bureau
Judy Berthiaume
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 201
(715) 836-4741

Updated: Nov. 2, 2001