Thursday, December 13, 2012

2012 STC Mahjong Tournament Special Chinese Cultural Event to Welcome the New Year


The first annual “2012 STC Mahjong Tournament” hosted by STC Collaboration will be held on December 31, 2012 at STC Center in City of Industry. This event is aimed to bring people together to enjoy this popular Chinese pastime while celebrating the coming of the New Year.
Mahjong is a game of skill, strategy and calculation that involves a certain degree of chance. Originated in
China by Confucius, the Chinese philosopher in about 500 BC, Mahjong is vastly enjoyed and welcomed
by people of all ages around the glob. Many Asian families gather during holidays to play Mahjong to
celebrate the occasion.

Preliminary Round: Preliminary round: December 31, 2012 from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Final Round: Detail to be announce on December 31, 2012
For more information (Chinese): www.WaCowLA.com
Walk-in: call Helen: 626-678-5480 or Jane: 626-715-2175
Mail-in: STC Center, 10722 Beverly Blvd., Whittier, CA 90601
Onsite application available for waiting list only
Early Bird Special: Sign up before 12/15/2012 and get 50% off the registration fee!!!
Sign Up deadline: December 29, 2012
Cost: USD$60.00 for initial entry; USD$40.00 for repechage round
Qualification: Over 18 years of age with valid ID (passport included)
• First Place (US$1,500.00 Trophy and Souvenir)
• Second Place (US$700.00 Certificate and Souvenir)
• Third Place (US$300.00 Certificate and Souvenir)
• Fourth Place (US$150.00 Certificate and Souvenir)
Come and test your skills!!!

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