Age Group:School Age (ages 6-11)
Celebrate Asian-American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with todays crafternoon craft of Koinobori or Carp Kites!
Koinobori which translates to "carp streamer" in Japanese, are carp-shaped windsocks or kites traditionally flown in Japan to celebrate Tango no sekku, a traditional calendrical event which is now designated as Children's Day. Celebrate Children's Day (May 5) and make your own Carp Kite!
- dowel or long stick
- craft rolls
- tissue paper
- crape paper
*All supplies are provided, but quantities are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.*
Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library