Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Celebrate Friends and Family!

The staff of TaiwaneseAmerican.org wishes you, our global family, a Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Also known as the Tuan Yuan (團圓, family reunion) Festival and the Moon Festival, because of the bright full moon of the season, it symbolizes the happiness, unity, and harmony of family. This holiday is celebrated in Taiwan and throughout Asia on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar, so this year, it lands on September 27, 2015! It's an occasion for outdoor BBQs and reunions…

Austin Taiwanese Association Lunar New Year Celebration

This year, Taiwanese American Professionals in Austin (TAP-ATX) is joining Austin Taiwanese Association's (ATA) Lunar New Year Celebration on Saturday February 7th. There will be food and performances including ATA's traditional Lion Dance by the UT TASA students and gifting of red envelopes from the grandparents to the children. When: Saturday, Feb. 7th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Where: Northwest Recreation Center (2913 Northland Dr. Austin, TX 78757) Dinner fee: $15 for TAP members (normally $20…