The Chinese dragon elicited laughter, joy and the rapt attention of children who already been sitting listening to presentations for over half an hour. The dragon and its finesse were the stars of the show.
Photo by Chung Chow
The first day of the Lunar New Year, Fri. Feb
16 saw everyone at Thompson Elementary School enjoying a special assembly with
a slide show by parent Albert Wei, two senior students playing the ceramic
flute, student Linda Wang playing the dulcet guzheng similar to a zither, and
the most popular guest of all, a traditional Chinese dragon that kept the
children’s rapt attention.