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Posted on Tue, Dec 21, 2010 : 6:12 a.m.

Winter solstice crafts at Ann Arbor District Library Mallett's Creek branch Tuesday

By Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

Can you believe that it is not winter yet?

Welcome the arrival of winter with the Ann Arbor District Library program, “Winter Solstice Crafts,” Tuesday, Dec. 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Malletts Creek Branch in Program Room AB. Library staff will have materials ready for children preschool through fifth grade to make beautiful winter crafts and decorations.

The Library website also suggests these books about the winter solstice.

The Malletts Creek Branch of the Ann Arbor District Library is located at 3090 E. Eisenhower Parkway (east of Stone School Road), Ann Arbor, MI 48104.

Frances Kai-Hwa Wang is a second-generation Chinese American from California who now divides her time between Ann Arbor and the Big Island of Hawaii. She is editor of Asian American Village, lead multicultural contributor for and a contributor for New America Media's Ethnoblog. She is a popular speaker on Asian Pacific American and multicultural issues. Check out her website at, her blog at, and she can be reached at