Introduction to Peranakan Culture
Thursday, 3 March, 10.30 AM at MGS

Expert of the topic and descendant of one of Penang's prominent families, Baba Michael Cheah, will hold a talk about the history and development of the Peranakan or Baba-Nyonya culture at the straits Settlements, in particular in Penang. He will also show some samples of the famous beaded shoes, embroidery and some typical clothes.
Tze Koh Yin, the author of the book "My Little Nyonya Diary", will also be presenting a multimedia show on her recently launched publication.

We will finish the morning with a traditional Nyonya dish: Nasi Lemak and Nyonya Kuih for dessert.

Members: RM10    Non-Members: RM15
Please check the venue, we are planning to choose a typical location in Georgetown.

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