Things To Do

Watch a Game of American Mahjong

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Ask questions and learn about American-style mahjong while a group of experienced players demonstrate the game in the garden.

Calligraphy Art Demonstration

Friday, October 31, 2014

Watch an expert calligrapher paint your name or Chinese zodiac sign.

Tea & Art in the Garden

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

In October, celebrate tea and tea art forms with a month-long series of events associated with tea drinking and tea culture, both historical and contemporary. With more than twenty different fun filled events, The Tao of Tea and Lan Su will guide you on the discovery of your new favorite tea and tea art.

Create Your Own Tea Blend with the Tao of Tea

Friday, October 31, 2014

Create your own tea blend with this fun, hands-on way to learn about new teas and herbs.

Teas of Mystery

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Test you skill at identifying different teas with the Tao of Tea.

Tea & Ceramics

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Ceramics art show and demonstration in conjunction with Tea & Art in the Garden.

Steeped in Words Poetry Series

Saturday, October 25, 2014

In conjunction with Tea and Art in the Garden, Lan Su will host a weekly series of poetry readings every Saturday in October.

Gongfu Tea Ceremony

Monday, October 27, 2014

The Gongfu tea brewing style is the most traditional way to brew tea in China. Learn the techniques to master this authentic tradition.

Feng Shui Presentation: More Time, Space & Energy

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Learn how to bring good fortune into your life with 10,000 Blessings Feng Shui.

Tea & Wei Qi (Go)

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Learn how to play the ancient Chinese board game, Go! This activity requires purchase of tea.

Mum-vember

Saturday, November 1, 2014

During November, Lan Su Chinese Garden will be packed with more than 500 potted chrysanthemums artistically displayed throughout the garden.

Mum-vember Plant Talks

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Take part in this series of plant talks celebrating the chrysanthemum!

Today at the Garden

11:00 am - Bubbling Spring Tai Chi

Every fourth Saturday, learn the fundamentals of tai chi at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

12:00 pm - Public Tour

Join a trained docent for an interpretive tour of the garden.

12:30 pm - Public Tour

Join a trained docent for an interpretive tour of the garden.

1:00 pm - Public Tour

Join a trained docent for an interpretive tour of the garden.

1:00 pm - Teas of Mystery

Test you skill at identifying different teas with the Tao of Tea.

1:00 pm - Tea & Ceramics

Ceramics art show and demonstration in conjunction with Tea & Art in the Garden.

2:00 pm - Public Tour

Join a trained docent for an interpretive tour of the garden.

2:00 pm - Music in the Teahouse

Listen to music from students and teachers of the Wisdom Arts Academy as you enjoy tea in the Teahouse. Requires purchase of tea.

3:00 pm - Steeped in Words Poetry Series

In conjunction with Tea and Art in the Garden, Lan Su will host a weekly series of poetry readings every Saturday in October.

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Mum-vember

Saturday, November 1, 2014

During November, Lan Su Chinese Garden will be packed with more than 500 potted chrysanthemums artistically displayed throughout the garden.


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Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase

Friday, November 7, 2014

On November 7-9, 2014, Lan Su Chinese Garden will host the Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase, Lan Su’s first floral design exhibition created in partnership with the Floral Design Institute. Ninth Moon is presented in conjunction with Mum-vember, an annual celebration of the chrysanthemum.


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