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May 18, 2013 7:43 PM by Jessica Holley - jholley@kristv.com

Japanese Children's Day

CORPUS CHRISTI - Children gathered at the Texas State Museum of Asian Culture to Celebrate Japanese Children's Day.

Kids took part in a sing along, they also had a chance to make oragami and paper flowers. There were even some traditional Asian clothes kids could try on.

Organizers say the purpose of the event is to help people understand Asian culture.

"Just overall day of culture music and food so that they can learn asian people are not smarter they work hard and study hard and we want our children to be like that," said Katherine Lacroix, Texas State Museum of Asian Cultures.

The museum plans on doing this again next year.


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