Things To Do

Teas of Mystery

Friday, October 20, 2017

Test you skill at identifying different teas with staff from The Tao of Tea.

Tea Tasting

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Explore the many different tastes of tea. Learn how to recognize the key flavor notes of different tea blends and explore traditional tea preparation techniques.

Steeped in Words Poetry Series

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Lan Su will host a weekly series of poetry readings in October in conjunction with Tea & Poetry at Lan Su, a month-long celebration of tea and poetry in the garden.

Artist Demonstration with Kristy Kún

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Join featured artist ​Kristy Kún as she demonstrates her process of felting wool into botanical sculptures for the wall and to wear.

Tea Travels with The Tao of Tea

Sunday, October 22, 2017

​Join Veerinder Chawla as he shares his personal stories of cultivating tea from India and China.

Gongfu Tea Ceremony

Monday, October 23, 2017

The Gongfu tea brewing style is the most traditional way to brew tea in China. Join Pearl Zhang from the Red Robe Teahouse and learn the techniques to master this authentic tradition.

Chinese Medicine Lecture Series with OCOM

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Learn more about holistic Chinese medicine and the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine.

Chinese Paper Cutting Activity

Friday, October 27, 2017

Join this hands-on paper cutting activity and explore new ways to learn Mandarin. Great for all ages and language levels.

Teas of Mystery

Friday, October 27, 2017

Test you skill at identifying different teas with staff from The Tao of Tea.

Tea Tasting

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Explore the many different tastes of tea. Learn how to recognize the key flavor notes of different tea blends and explore traditional tea preparation techniques.

Today at the Garden

10:30 am - Public Tour

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

12:00 pm - Public Tour

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

12:00 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.

1:00 pm - Public Tour

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

2:00 pm - Public Tour

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

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"Golden Luck" - Brenna Quan AIFD - Best Use of Chrysanthemum Award Winner 2015

Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase

Friday, November 3, 2017

Lan Su Chinese Garden hosts the Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase, Lan Su’s annual floral design exhibition created in partnership with the Floral Design Institute. Ninth Moon is presented in conjunction with Mumvember, an annual celebration of the chrysanthemum.


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A family visits Lan Su Chinese Garden

Nine Free Days

Saturday, December 9, 2017

From December 9 - 17, 2017, receive one free admission to Lan Su Chinese Garden for each non-perishable food item donated.


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Lan Su Chinese Garden

Closed for Christmas Day

Monday, December 25, 2017

Lan Su Chinese Garden, including the Garden Shop and Teahouse, will be closed December 25 in observance of Christmas Day.


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