History Days: The Immigrant Experience @ History Park SJ

Starts: February 22, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Ends: February 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Location: History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112
Admission: Free

CHCP will participate in History San Jose’s first event in its 2015 Hands-on History Days series on February 22, 2015, a special day of hands-on activities for Silicon Valley Reads which focuses on the immigrant experience in Santa Clara Valley.

Events will include:

  • Scavenger hunt through History Park featuring immigrant experiences both past and present
  • Crafts focusing on the diverse cultures represented at History Park
  • Poetry workshop by Poetry Center San Jose
  • Printing demonstration by the Printers Guild
  • Films created by the Digital Clubhouse Network
  • Historic trolley rides

Additional events sponsored by CHCP will include:

  • Chinese American Historical Museum (CAHM) open 12-4 pm (CAHM will be part of History Park’s scavenger hunt)
  • Story time reading of Belle Yang’s book “Hannah is my Name,”
    2nd floor of CAHM starting at 12:15 pm and every 60 minutes thereafter

For more information on this event, view our flyer.

For information on Silicon Valley Reads, visit the Silicon Valley Reads website.

For information on History San Jose, visit the History San Jose website.