Friday, October 12, 2007

Asian American Heritage Fall Festival

Friday, October 12th 2007: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab

APL’s Asian American Heritage Club (AAHC) will be hosting its second annual Fall Festival on Friday, October 12th, from 11:30 to 1:00 in the Kossiakoff Center . This year’s theme is “Tour of Asia” which will feature displays of Asian cultures, traditions, art work, people, and food.

Enjoying the food by the Philippines section - Chi, Brian & Tyler

We learned that the Maryland is the 11th most filipino-populated state - how interesting!

Chinese desserts

Figurines from Myanmar

Several employees got dressed in traditional Asian clothing.

You keep what you can pick up - plus a lychee-type fruit.

Chinese Knotting and Paper Cutting

Chinese calligraphers

Japanese characters

The festival menu:

The most interesting dish was from Myanmar

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