May 18, 2024 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month at MODS! Learn about the different arts that are specific to Asian-Pacific American culture.
- Exhibits, Shows and Demos: See performances that represent the many cultures found throughout Asia and the Pacific Islands, learn the art of origami by creating your own origami butterfly and discover the art of Japanese calligraphy by learning to write your name in Japanese characters.
- Animal Encounters: Meet our resident animals and discover which ones come from the Pacific.
- Watch an IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Extend your visit by watching a showing of Pandas.
- Career Connections: Meet our community partners and learn about their organizations and how they educate the community about their culture.
Just for early learners (ages 0-6): Join us in celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage through dancing, movement and storytime. Create a Damaru and a Tibetan Flag to hang to celebrate these cultures!