Chinese New Year is a colourful occasion and to help you get into the vibe, bring kids big and small along to Manchester artist Tasha Whittle’s Chinese Lantern Making Workshop. Pictured is one of her many characters and creatures which might make an appearance at this free event for all the family. Make your own lantern and enter the Year of the Snake in style.

Sat 9 Feb, Chinese Arts Centre, Market Buildings, Thomas Street, M4 1EU. Tel: 0161 832 7271, 12-3pm FREE,

Sat 9 Feb
John Stansfield
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Fri 8 Feb 2013