When: Fri., Feb. 12, 10 a.m. 2021
History will come alive once again in Weaverville when a virtual Chinese New Year Celebration and Lion Dance will be presented from Weaverville Joss House State Historic Park. This virtual event is being offered on the California State Parks PORTS Home Learning Program as well as the Park’s Facebook page. The virtual celebration will be broadcast on the first day of the Chinese New Year - Friday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. from the oldest continuously used Chinese Taoist Temple in California known as the Cloud Forest Temple. The celebration will be presented in three separate online programs. The virtual event is being presented towards K – 12 grade levels in collaboration with the department’s Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students (PORTS) school programming platform. To view this event, you can register as a participant at www.ports-ca.us to receive a link OR join by viewing the park’s Facebook page. The event will also be broadcast on State Parks' main Facebook page.