Tag Archive | Maryland Day

Maryland Day 2017

On Saturday, April 29, we welcomed over 300 visitors to the 4th floor of Hornbake Library North for East Asian arts and crafts as part of Maryland Day 2017, the University of Maryland’s annual open house. Chinese calligraphy is always popular with visitors of all ages.   At the Origami tables, we demonstrated how to make […]

Maryland Day 2016

On Saturday, April 30, we welcomed many visitors to the 4th floor of Hornbake Library North for East Asian arts and crafts as part of Maryland Day 2016, the University of Maryland’s annual open house. This year, we demonstrated how to make an origami hat (kabuto).  The Prange staff made an oversized origami hat under which […]

Maryland Day 2014

On Saturday, April 26, The East Asia and Gordon W. Prange Collections welcomed over 300 visitors to the 4th floor of Hornbake Library North for East Asian Crafts and a Chinese Calligraphy/Brush Painting Demonstration for the 16th annual Maryland Day. Maryland Day is an open campus event, and there are over 470 activities offered across […]