Announcement Ceremony Of the Chinese Railroad Workers Monument
You are cordially invited to attend an announcement ceremony of the Chinese Railroad Workers Monument: A Golden Spike Project. This also officially kicks off the year-long events of the 150th Golden Spike celebration and efforts of restoring the Historical Chinatown in downtown Salt Lake City by local Chinese community.
You will witness this historical moment, learn an important piece of Salt Lake City history, hear stories of Chinese immigrants in Salt Lake City over 100 years ago, explore photo exhibition of the old Chinatown, enjoy cultural performances, and taste some delicious Chinese food. Admission is free but registration is required at https://goo.gl/JEK9mN.
- Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm, Wednesday Oct 10, 2018 (5:30-6:00pm Voter registration and “meet and greet” with candidates; 6:00pm program starts)
- Location: 165 S Regent St., Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(parking space is limited, please consider taking public transportation or carpool; Dinner and drinks will be served at 5:30pm)
Invited speakers include: Mayor of Salt Lake City Jackie Biskupski; Utah State Senator Peter Knudson; Descendant of Railroad Worker and Candidate for Utah House Representative Man Hung; and Utah Chinese Golden Spike Celebration Committee Chair Bill Jiang.
This event is sponsored by Davi Nails, Corp. The land for the Monument is apportioned by Salt Co.
- 时间：2018年10月10日星期三下午5:30pm-7:30pm （5:30pm-6:00pm 选民登记及与参选人会面，6:00pm节目开始）
- 地点：165 S Regent St., Salt Lake City, UT 84111
演讲嘉宾有：盐湖城市长Jackie Biskupski，犹他州参议员Peter Knudson；铁路华工后裔及犹他州众议员候选人洪文，犹他华人纪念州际铁路贯通系列活动组委会主席蒋为民等。这次活动由 Davi Nails, Corp. 赞助。纪念碑安置地由 Salt Co 赠送给华人社区。
This event is organized by the Utah Chinese Golden Spike Celebration Committee (UCGSCC). UCGSCC is a community-based inclusive group in collaboration with many communities in Utah and across the country. Our goals are to: commemorate merits of the Chinese pioneers during the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad and celebrate contribution of contemporary Chinese Americans to the economic development of the US; strive for safeguarding the rights of today’s Chinese Americans and their future generations in the US; promote the consensus of Chinese Americans in the US to work hard for better US economic development and social progress.
本次活动由“犹他华人纪念州际铁路贯通系列活动组委会”（简称“华人金钉组委会”）组织。“华人金钉组委会”是一个以社区为基础的包容性团体，与犹他州和全国各地的许多社区合作。 我们的宗旨是：1. 纪念并向社会各界宣讲华人先驱为建设美国太平洋铁路所立的功勋、当代华人移民为美国经济发展所做的贡献；2. 争取、维护今天的在美华人和明天的华人后代合法平等的权利；3. 凝聚在美华人共识、更好地为美国经济发展和社会进步而努力。