The end of this month marks the start of a new year on the Chinese lunar calendar, and local Etsy vendors will kick off the Year of the Horse with a special West Elm bash on January 30. AEM Designs watercolors, sparkly décor by Republic of Party, and cute cookies from Sweets by Chree. For the particularly crafty, a lantern-making lesson with Shamsy Roomiani will also be offered. Genesis Women’s Shelter, rounding out what’s sure to be a feel-good celebration. The fun begins at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 30 at West Elm in Mockingbird Station. For more information, visit our Event Calendar.