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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year: A Time To Honor Ancestors -- And Celebrate

Jan 31, 2014
Doualy Xaykaothao / KERA

The Year of the Horse has begun, and in North Texas, it’s a busy weekend for Chinese New Year revelers.

At the Chinese Community Center in Richardson, a dance group is practicing its routine and nearby organizers are prepping for Saturday’s big celebration. Marina Chen is a volunteer with the center. She says Chinese New Year is like Thanksgiving.