Riderwood's Faith/Cultural Groups Hold Celebrations of the New Year

SILVER SPRING, MD (January 17, 2013) - Three hundred people today attended a Celebrations of the New Year in the Riderwood Chapel. Faith communities and cultural groups represented by Riderwood residents and staff participated. The program included an array of spiritual readings, musical selections and cultural performances. The Catholic, Protestant, Unitarian, Jewish, and Muslim faiths wererepresented. In addition, a "Gratitude" video was shown. The Riderwood Chinese Club (pictured) performed a Chinese New Year Lion dance. Tow May narrated the dance. The Lion was comprised of Ken Lee, Glenna Lee and Florence Dick. Musicians were Peggy Zee, Muriel Tso, King Zee, and MeiKuo Zee.