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Lady Dancers Needed for 2015 KCCAA Chinese New Year Celebration

Lady Dancers Needed for 2015 KCCAA Chinese New Year Celebration

The biggest Chinese New Year Celebration in Kansas City metropolitan organized by KCCAA is coming back to Yardley Hall of JCCC on Saturday January 31st, 2015. As we are in the process to select the dances to be performed on the stage, limited open positions in our dance team are available and open to public. Please join us if you have interests, desires, and passionate for Chinese dances. Participant needs to have basic dance foundation. Previous dance performing experience will be a plus. Please contact us at Registration ends on Friday, August 15, 2014. The first class will start on Sunday August 17th, 2014.


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2014 KCCAA Spring Visa Day

2014 KCCAA Spring Visa Day Notice


When: Saturday, April 5th, 9 – 11am

Where: BAOs Insurance Office inside of 888 Int'l Market
10118 W 119th St, Overland Park, KS 66213)
Service Items: Chinese visa only (no Chinese passport, or travel certificate, etc.)
Visa Fees: Follow the consulate office requirements, prepare money order or cashier's check
written to "Chinese Consulate General Office in Chicago"


Basic Documents

  • Original passport with at least six (6) months of remaining validity.
  • One completed visa application form, and one color passport photo
  • Proof of legal stay or residence status (applicable to those not applying for the visa in their country of citizenship)
  • Photocopy of previous Chinese passport or previous Chinese visa (applicable to foreign citizens those who were Chinese citizen and have obtained foreign citizenship)

Supporting Documents (Refer to the Consulate website for details)


For L Visa:


Document showing the itinerary including air tickets booking record (round trip) and proof of a hotel reservation, etc. or an invitation letter issued by a relevant entity or individual in China. The invitation letter should contain:

1). Information on the applicant (full name, gender, date of birth, and etc).

2). Information on the planned visit (arrival and departure dates, place(s) to be visited, etc.)

3). Information on the inviting entity or individual (name, contact telephone number, address, official stamp, signature of the legal representative or the inviting individual)


Please refer to Consulate website for the detailed supporting document requirement for all other visa types.


Please follow instructions published by the Chinese Consulate Office in Chicago:


KCCAA Processing Fee (Cash/Check/Money Order): $15 (KCCAA member), $20 (Non-member) per passport


No need to pay separate shipping if you plan to pick up your passport/visa from KCCAA. Usually passport/visa will be ready for pick-up in 2 weeks, and KCCAA will contact you directly.


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Kansas City 2014 Chinese New Year Celebration

2014 New Year poster

Sunday Jan 19th, 2014, Yardley Hall, JCCC
12345 College Blvd., OP, KS 66210

Ticket/Membership Sale: Online ticket sale ($10 member ticket and $18 non-member)
$20 ticket Jan. 19th Box Office
Ticket/Membership Pick-Up: 4 pm – 6:30 pm Carlsen Center Lobby
2014 KCCAA Community Service Awards winners
First Place: Cindy Wang
Second Place: Charles Li, Elaine Zhu, Mulan Jiang
Third Place: Lucy Li, Michael Chu, Austin Tang, Amanda Li, April Ma, Eric Zhao, Anna Tang, Rachel Li, Henry Wang.

Proudly presented by

Kansas City Chinese American Association (KCCAA)
University of Kansas Confucius Institute
Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation
The Midwest US China Chamber of Commerce

Program Details:

9 am – 12 pm  KC Chinese Speech Competition 
Polsky Theater (Free)

3 pm – 6 pm  Chinese Culture Fair, Children Activities, Chinese Paper Cute, Calligraphy, Culture Booths, and Pizza (for sale)…
JCCC Carlsen Center lobby (Free)

3 pm – 6 pm Kansas State Honor Piano and Violin Recital
JCCC Polsky Theater (Free)

4 pm – 7 pm  New Year Gala Ticket & Membership Card Pick Up
Yardley Hall, Carlsen Center, JCCC

2014 Happy Horse year invitation


Option 1, Purchase Chinese New Year Gala Ticket plus KCCAA Membership






Number of Tickets – Includes Family Membership





Option 2, Purchase Standard/Non-Membership Tickets Only


Standard Price $18/ea (non-member, all ages)

(no maximum – $15 ea before Jan 10 – $18 ea after Jan 10)
Number of Tickets:



Option 3, Purchase/Renew KCCAA Membership Only








Enter number of membership:

KCCAA Membership Only $10



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