If you’ve seen enough lion dancing to last a lifetime there’s still compelling reasons to hit the Lunar New Year Celebration from 11 to 3 this Saturday at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. I ‘m not talking about the crafts, music, dumplings and dancing but a demonstration by Chef Jimmy Zhang of the jaw-dropping, ancient art of food carving. Zhang can turn fruits into flowers and vegetables in vases. They’re obviously too beautiful to eat. Free

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