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Chicago - Children’s Museum Norooz

chicago-children-museum-noroozThursday, March 8, 2012 | 5-8pm
Friday, March 9, 2012 | 11am-3pm
Saturday, March 10, 2011 | noon-3pm

Experience Chicago’s Persian community and participate in Norooz (meaning “New Day”), the most anticipated celebration in the Persian culture.

Visitors are introduced to the traditional Persian New Year spread, Haft Seen-Haft Sheen, egg painting, music and dancing, and a special visit from Amoo Norooz, or “Uncle New Year.”

Where: Chicago Children’s Museum
700 E. Grand Ave. at Navy Pier, Chicago
(312) 527-1000

Cost: Free with admission; Free Thurs. night

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