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.
October 7 — Ancient Chinese Storytelling
November 4 — Presentation on China Cities
December 2 — Paper-Cutting
January 6 — Spring Festival Customs
February 3 — Chinese Valentine’s Day (Qixi Jie)
March 3 — Introduction to Chinese Characters
April 7 — Chinese Calligraphy
May 5 — Introduction to Chinese Musical Instruments
June 2 — Confucianism and Taoism
July 7 — Tai Chi Arts
August 4 — Chinese Clothing