USC Pacific Asia Museum


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Pasadena, California 91101
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EVENTS GUIDE


 

 

 

 

All events are free to museum members and included with museum admission for non-members unless otherwise noted.

type
date
event

class Class

Thursday,
December 18
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga

class Class

Saturday,
December 20
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Tour Tour

Saturday,
December 20
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Saturday,
December 20
2-4 p.m.

Haiku

class Class

Thursday,
December 25
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
No class today due to the Christmas holiday

class Class

Saturday,
December 27
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Tour Tour

Saturday,
December 27
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Thursday,
January 1
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
No class today due to the New Year's holiday

class Class

Saturday,
January 3
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.
Tour Tour

Saturday,
January 3
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Thursday,
January 8
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 10
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 10
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy
New six-week series of Chinese Calligraphy begins. $80 per person, $50 for students also enrolled in Brush Painting.

class Class

Saturday,
January 10
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting
New six-week series of Chinese Brushpainting begins. $120 per person.

Tour Tour

Saturday,
January 10
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

Special Event Special Event

Sunday,
January 11
10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Free 2nd Sunday
Admission to the galleries is free all day.

class Class

Sunday,
January 11
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music
New twelve-week series of Hawaiian Music begins. $180 per person.

Families Families

Sunday,
January 11
10:30 a.m.

Silk Road Story Time is now on Free 2nd Sunday
Join storyteller Sunny Stevenson for stories about New Beginnings, plus make a craft and enjoy a snack.

class Class

Thursday,
January 15
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 17
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 17
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
January 17
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
January 17
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Saturday,
January 17
2-4 p.m.

Haiku
Southern California Haiku Study Group meeting. New members welcome.

class Class

Sunday,
January 18
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

performance Performance

Sunday,
January 18
2 p.m.

Performances@PAM
A unique free performance of Korean shamanism by preeminent practitioner Kim Keum-hwa in the museum's courtyard.

class Class

Thursday,
January 22
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 24
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 24
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
January 24
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
January 24
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
January 25
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
January 29
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

film Film

Thursday,
January 29
6 p.m.

Film Screening
Rediscovering Pakistan: The Untold Tale followed by a discussion with director Moin Khan at the Pasadena Central Library Auditorium.
Sponsored by USC Pacific Asia Museum Pakistan Arts Council.

class Class

Saturday,
January 31
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
January 31
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
January 31
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Special Event Special Event

Saturday,
January 31
11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Lunar New Year Festival
Celebrate the Year of the Sheep across Asia with a free day of performances, demonstrations, hands-on activities and gallery admission. Food trucks will be close by to satisfy hungry and thirsty visitors. The festival takes place inside the museum and in the tented parking lot, rain or shine.

Tour Tour

Saturday,
January 31
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
February 1
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
February 5
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 7
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 7
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
February 7
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
February 7
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

Lecture Lecture

Saturday,
February 7
7 p.m.

Conversations@PAM
Panel discussion of The First Wave: Modern and Contemporary Chinese Paintings in the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection, featuring museum director Christina Yu Yu, PhD, Professor Richard Strassberg and Zheng Shengtian, who were both integral to the groundbreaking exhibitions of contemporary Chinese art in the United States first shown at the museum starting in 1987.

Special Event Special Event

Sunday,
February 8
10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Free 2nd Sunday
Admission to the galleries is free all day.

class Class

Sunday,
February 8
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

Families Families

Sunday,
February 8
10:30 a.m.

Silk Road Story Time is now on Free 2nd Sunday
Join storyteller Sunny Stevenson for stories about the Lunar New Year, plus make a craft and enjoy a snack.

class Class

Thursday,
February 12
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 14
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 14
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
February 14
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
February 14
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
February 15
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

Special Event Special Event

Thursday,
February 19 -
Sunday, February 22

Museum Store Sale
Thursday through Sunday, the Museum Store celebrates the Lunar New Year with a sale. Museum members enjoy a 20% discount and non-members a 10% discount on all regularly priced items.

class Class

Thursday,
February 19
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 21
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 21
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy
New six-week series of Chinese Calligraphy begins. $80 per person, $50 for students also enrolled in Brush Painting.

class Class

Saturday,
February 21
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting
New six-week series of Chinese Brushpainting begins. $120 per person.

Tour Tour

Saturday,
February 21
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Saturday,
February 21
2-4 p.m.

Haiku
Southern California Haiku Study Group meeting. New members welcome.

class Class

Sunday,
February 22
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
February 26
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 28
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
February 28
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
February 28
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
February 28
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
March 1
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
March 5
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 7
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 7
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
March 7
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
March 7
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

Special Event Special Event

Sunday,
March 8
10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Free 2nd Sunday
Admission to the galleries is free all day.

class Class

Sunday,
March 8
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

Families Families

Sunday,
March 8
10:30 a.m.

Silk Road Story Time is now on Free 2nd Sunday
Join storyteller Sunny Stevenson for stories from Japan, plus make a craft and enjoy a snack.

class Class

Thursday,
March 12
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

Special Event Special Event

Friday,
March 13
6-10 p.m.

ArtNight
Enjoy a free evening of art, music and entertainment as Pasadena's art and cultural institutions swing open their doors, sponsored by the City of Pasadena.

class Class

Saturday,
March 14
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 14
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
March 14
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
March 14
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
March 15
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
March 19
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 21
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 21
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
March 21
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
March 21
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Saturday,
March 21
2-4 p.m.

Haiku
Southern California Haiku Study Group meeting. New members welcome.

class Class

Sunday,
March 22
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
March 26
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 28
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
March 28
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy

class Class

Saturday,
March 28
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting

Tour Tour

Saturday,
March 28
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
March 29
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music

class Class

Thursday,
April 2
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Yoga
Designed with a lunch-hour audience in mind. $10 per class, or buy a series and save. Beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
April 4
8-9:30 a.m.

Tai Chi Class
Held in the peaceful surroundings of the museum's courtyard. $10 per class, beginners always welcome.

class Class

Saturday,
April 4
8:45-9:45 a.m.

Chinese Calligraphy
New six-week series of Chinese Calligraphy begins. $80 per person, $50 for students also enrolled in Brush Painting.

class Class

Saturday,
April 4
10 a.m. -Noon

Chinese Brushpainting
New six-week series of Chinese Brushpainting begins. $120 per person.

Tour Tour

Saturday,
April 4
1-1:30 p.m.

Tour
Enjoy a focused look at Highlights of the Collection, led by the museum's docents. A great way to learn more about USC Pacific Asia Museum's diverse collection! Free for members, included with museum admission for non-members.

class Class

Sunday,
April 5
10 a.m. -Noon

Hawaiian Music
New twelve-week series of Hawaiian Music begins. $180 per person.