Chinese New Year Event

Celebrate the Year of the Rat with your FCC friends and family! 

Enjoy performances by the Lee Family Dancers, a sneak preview of the “Secret Story Whisper,” participate in our raffle, enjoy Chinese snacks and more.  Bob Kerns Photography will also be available to take your family or friendship photo.

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020

2:30-5:00 p.m.

Milwaukie Center

5440 Kellogg Creek Dr.

Milwaukie, OR 97222


Cost:  $5/kids, $20/adults

This year F.C.C. Membership is free for families with children adopted from China who provide their contact and demographic information.


Schedule of Events:

  • 2:30pm – Welcome and Sign-in
  • 2:30-3:30pm – Activities, photography, raffle time
  • 3:30pm – Performances
  • 4:30pm – Raffle drawing

Raffle donations:   Please help make our ever-popular raffle even bigger than ever by donating or procuring a gift card, raffle item or entire basket.  Even a $10 gift card is a great contribution to our gift card basket.  We can also use items to fill out our baskets – kid items, Chinese-themed items, pet items, “date night out,” etc.  Donations can be dropped off on the Eastside at: Woodstock Tax Service (4535 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97206) or Westside at: Home of Sharyn & Paul Marcuson (8145 SW 68th Pl, Portland, OR 97223 in the plastic bin on the porch).

Volunteers:  This is an entirely volunteer-run event and we really appreciate volunteers.  Can you spare an hour to help set-up or to sell raffle tickets?  Or 30 minutes to help with clean-up?  All help is deeply appreciated.  Contact

Teens and 20s encouraged to come!  Adoptees who in 8th – 12th grade, or who have graduated from High School are invited and can choose to assist with food service if you wish.  Please RSVP your interest to Sharon Manuel at

Snacks:  Meat dumplings, vegetarian fried rice and oranges will be served.

The last day for event registration is February 2, 2020.  No refunds will be given for cancellations beyond this date.