Asian Pacific Development Center (APDC) opened its doors to the community on Friday, June 14. Its open house celebration brought hundreds of attendees to its new location at 1537 Alton Street in Aurora.
The event began with welcome speeches by Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan, APDC founder and retired psychologist Rudolph Lie and attorney Byeongsook Seo who has been working on the Capital Campaign organizing funds for the new community center.
APDC’s CEO Christine Wanifuchi, shared her excitement with the crowd as she prepared for the ribbon cutting ceremony.
Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu performed a fantastic lion dance and Denver Taiko captivated the audience with their drums. Food from various cultures were also provided making this one of the most exciting events in the history of Colorado’s Asian community. For more information, visit www.apdc.org. See more photos on Facebook.