Wake up on a Sunday morning with coffee!  Jim Lee, Ocean Grounds’ Founder & Coffee Q-grader, will teach us about coffee, its origins and development, and it’s many variations.  During this session you will taste 3 signature coffees and 2 single origin coffees.  A snack of flatbread pizza will also be provided.   DATE: Sunday, […]

Midori notebooks are more than just a pad of paper. These stylish books can contain a variety of inserts depending on your note taking, travel, or journaling needs. We will start with real leather for the cover, and then customize our notebooks with a wide selection of inserts: inner diaries, sketch, lined, and grid paper, […]

Although the original is in the National Palace Museum in Beijing, join us to view a special version of the Qingming Shanghe Tu—one of the most treasured paintings, and the longest scroll, in China. This painting, also called “Along the River During the Qingming Festival,” depicts life during the Northern Song dynasty – boat rowing, […]

New to Shanghai? Interested in the Shanghai Expat Association? Please join us for a casual coffee morning to learn more about SEA and make new friends. To become a member, please bring your passport or a copy, along with RMB 350 (membership valid September 2018 – August 2019). Download our SEA Membership form 2018-2019. Forms […]

Making wire jewelry is fun. Goldsmiths, jewelry designers, hobbyists, and jewelry artists all use wire to make jewelry. After mastering the basic technique, we will freely create the style of jewelry we prefer and then enjoy the pleasure of our achievements. Join Valerie Wu for a morning of creativity and take home a unique, wrapped […]

There are numerous “isms” in art that can prove to be more confounding than comprehensible for viewers. In this concise art lecture, Julie Chun (Adjunct Professor of Art History) will highlight the aspects that define Minimalist art and discuss the art and artists within its social, political and economic context. We will examine some of […]

Century Park, the largest park in Shanghai, is an oasis in the city, offering vast garden and lawn areas complemented by lakes and pools. Join us as we explore every corner of the park on bicycles—about 5 km. We’ll view a lakeside scenic area, a nature preserve with a bird garden, the Folk Village, and […]

New to Shanghai? Interested in the Shanghai Expat Association? Please join us for a casual coffee morning to learn more about SEA and make new friends. To become a member, please bring your passport or a copy, along with RMB 350 (membership valid September 2018 – August 2019). Download our SEA Membership form 2018-2019. Forms […]

New to Shanghai? Interested in the Shanghai Expat Association? Please join us for a casual coffee morning to learn more about SEA and make new friends. To become a member, please bring your passport or a copy, along with RMB 350 (membership valid September 2018 – August 2019). Download our SEA Membership form 2018-2019. Forms […]