Chinese Conversation Circle

This event has been cancelled for Friday, February 3 due to inclement weather.

Pick up basic Mandarin words and phrases while learning about traditional Chinese culture. Led by instructors from the Confucius Institute at Portland State University, each standalone session highlights a traditional Chinese ceremony or celebration. Drop in anytime during a session to chat and learn. 

Free with Lan Su membership or admission; no registration required.

Fall

October 7 — Ancient Chinese Storytelling

November 4 — Presentation on China Cities

December 2 — Paper-Cutting

Winter

January 6 — Spring Festival Customs

February 3  Chinese Valentine’s Day (Qixi Jie)

March 3 — Introduction to Chinese Characters

Spring

April 7 — Chinese Calligraphy

May 5 — Introduction to Chinese Musical Instruments

June 2 — Confucianism and Taoism

Summer

July 7 — Tai Chi Arts

August 4 — Chinese Clothing


Upcoming Chinese Conversation Circle

Friday, June 2, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Friday, July 7, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Friday, August 4, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm