PHOTOS: Harrison students celebrate Lunar New Year

Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)
Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)
Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)
Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)
Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten students celebrated the Lunar New Year on Friday, Feb. 19 with a parade around their elementary school. (Dustin Neufeld/Contributed)

Harrison Hot Springs students welcomed in the Lunar New Year with a parade around the elementary school.

On Friday, Feb. 19, the kindergarten students marched around the school carrying lanterns, drums and noise makers. They also bore a lion and an ox, this year’s zodiac sign.

“All evil spirits should be scared away for the rest of the year,” teacher Dustin Neufeld said.



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