Happy New Year!

January 2010
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Jan2010, Vol. 79, Special section p1
This section presents accounts describing the New Year celebrations of several countries. In the U.S., a big party is being held in New York while a bright crystal ball drops for the count down. Brazilians would wear white clothes, watch a fireworks show, and put flowers into the ocean and make a wish during New Year. There is a 15-day celebration for the Chinese New Year which is known for parades and dragon costumes and dance.


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