It’s that time of year again: time to wish your colleagues and Chinese friends Happy New Year and to wonder what on earth they’re singing in that song you hear on repeat at the supermarket! Let us help you with our guide to the essential vocabulary for Spring Festival!
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Spring Festival is much more than New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day! Starting from New Year’s Day, the entire festival actually lasts 15 days! Read on to find out more information about some of the most important days of the festival and the history and traditions to be aware of, as well as exactly which date they fall on in 2019!
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On Sunday October 14th vendors selling products inspired by China gathered at the Chaoyangmen Culture Center for Lao Beijing, a fair celebrating traditional Chinese culture!
Read on to see more photos from the event!
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Join us at our tranquil Culture Center in the Songzhuang Art District on November 18th for our next Traditional Chinese Culture Workshop. This month, try your hand at painting and papercutting!
Read on for more information about these fascinating subjects and how you can sign up today!
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Join us at Lao Beijing on October 14th for a market inspired by traditional Chinese culture: we’ll have vendors, snacks, traditional craftspeople, talks and folk-craft workshops!
Find out more about the talks and workshops we’ll have on offer below!
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