Come celebrate with us. Each year we produce several events to celebrate our culture and community. We will post upcoming events here and also, we will post past events.
Sunday December 23, 2012 – LAOE Annual New Year’s Celebration
It’s been a monumental year for LAOE and the Lao community. Come celebrate with us as we celebrate the success of 2012 and toast in the 2013 New Year.
WHERE: The Seville
TIME: 6:30 pm to 1:00 am
$45 at the door. Make checks payable to the Lao American Organization of Elgin
May 12, 2012 – Lao New Year Celebration presented by the Lao Youth Leaders.
Come join us as we celebrate our New Year. The Lao Youth Leaders will be presenting an educational tour on the customs and culture of the Lao New Year. This year Mayor Kaptain of Elgin, State Senator Michael Nolan, and State Representative Keith Farnham will be joining us to celebrate. Please join us and support our Lao Youth Leaders.
Here is the link to last year’s great celebration.
May 12, 2012
10 am to 12:30 pm
Location: Senior Services Associates Inc
101 South Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120
The Lao Youth Leaders will be hosting their Lao New Year Party to ring in the new year of 2555. People of all ages are welcomed to attend. The day will be filled with activities such as traditional dance, food, games, etc. Come learn and experience Lao culture.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
10:00AM to 12:30PM
101 S. Grove Avenue
Elgin, Illinois 60120
10:00AM – 10:15AM Welcoming
10:15AM – 10:45AM Baci Ceremony
10:45AM – 11:00AM Introduction
11:00AM – 12:00PM LYL Presentations & Activities
12:00PM – 12:30PM Lunch
This is a FREE event. Lunch is a potluck, so bring a dish to share!
Check out how last year’s event was: http://www.laoelgin.com/2011/
March 18, 2012 – Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening and Educational Session
Location: Church of the Nazarene, 12N101 Berner Drive, Elgin IL 60120
Date: Sunday, March 18, 2012
Time: 12:30PM – 2:00 PM