Korean drumming and dinner event held by KAM Center

Korean Service Center 2417 Larpenteur Avenue West, St. Paul, MN, United States

The Korean Adoptees Ministry will hold a free Korean cultural event in September with a samulnori performance by Sejong Academy’s Korean drum ensemble, and a Korean dinner. Jiwhi Eo, the Sejong Academy Upper School music teacher, directs the drum ensemble, and will also teach a class for participants on sogo (a small handheld drum often […]

Free

Buddhist leader and peace activist Pomnyun Sunim to speak

Crystal Community Center 4800 Douglas Drive N., Crystal, MN, United States

A free event entitled Casual Conversation with Ven. Pomnyun Sunim will be held at the Crystal Community Center on Tuesday, September 19 at 7 p.m. Ven. Pomnyun Sunim ("Ven." is an abbreviation for "venerable" and sunim is the Korean form of address for a monk) is one of the most influential religious leaders in South […]

Filmmaker to discuss his project to interview Korean adoptees

The filmmaker of the documentary film project Side By Side Glenn Morey, who did a video oral history project about Korean adoptees in the U.S. and Europe "side by side" with adult Korean nationals who grew up in orphanages and were never adopted, will speak as part of an online panel discussion called Reframe and Refresh, by […]

Free

Chosen documentary film to be screened at Korea Society

Korea Society 350 Madison Avenue, 24th Floor New York, NY 10017, New York, NY, United States

The documentary Chosen, about five Korean American candidates who ran for Congress in 2020, will be screened at the Korea Society in New York City, on Thursday, November 2, at 7 p.m. EDT. The screening will be followed by a director talk and interview afterward. The film by Joseph Juhn follows five Korean American candidates […]

Adoptee Hub to hold Self-Care Workshop for Korean adoptee adults

Coffman Memorial Union 300 Washington Ave. SE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Adoptee Hub will hold a cultural identity and self-care workshop targeted to adult Korean adoptees (age 18 and older) to be held Saturday, November 4. The all-day event will feature  four different sessions. Topics will include: yoga and meditation; massage therapy; the traditional Korean tea ceremony; essential Korean language learning; cooking classes for making kimbap […]

$40

Local playwright Sun Mee Chomet to stage her one-woman play in D.C.

Theater J 1529 16th St. NW, Washington, DC, DC, United States

Twin Cities actor Sun Mee Chomet will perform her one-woman play How to Be a Korean Woman, at Theater J in Washington D.C., from January 4 through 14. How to Be a Korean Woman is part-commentary and part-satire on the experiences of  a Korean American adoptee woman who returns to Korea for the first time, […]

Theater Mu to host cabaret for Lunar New Year

North Garden Theater 929 West Seventh Street, St. Paul, MN, United States

The Twin Cities Asian American theater organization Theater Mu will host a cabaret for Lunar New Year February 3 at the North Garden Theater in St. Paul. The Theater Mu […]

$60

Korean-themed concert to be held at Northwestern University

Galvin Recital Hall 70 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston,, IL, United States

The Sejong Cultural Society will hold a concert of Korean-themed music on Sunday, February 4 at 2 p.m. with a 4 p.m. reception, at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.  The […]

$30

Jangmi Arts to hold Seollal Lunar New Year Celebration

White Bear Lake High School South Campus 3551 McKnight Rd. N., White Bear Lake, MN, United States

JangMi Arts, a school for Korean dance and drumming in the Twin Cities, will hold its annual Seollal (Lunar New Year) Celebration on Saturday, February 10, with activities from 11 […]

HANA Center to celebrate Year of the Blue Dragon

Hana Center 4300 North California Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States

HANA Center in Chicago will hold a Lunar New Year celebration for the Year of the Blue Dragon on Saturday, February 10, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the center, […]

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