CNY Traditions: Calligraphy Couplet Making (NEW)


Event Details


The Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) is full of many traditions and celebrations. Join us for an interesting and fun afternoon of as we learn about the Spring Festival and the lunar calendar. We will be introduced to the traditions followed during this time of year, including the giving of red envelopes and decorating doorways with red banners (couplets). We will have a short calligraphy lesson and make our own couplets to decorate our doorways. This is a family-friendly event.

 

DATE:

Sunday, January 20

TIME:

1:45pm Registration, 2pm to 4pm

VENUE:

Mandarin Inn
Building 1, 1280 Huaihai Rd., near Huating Rd.
(metro line 1 or 7 to Changshu Road station, exit 1)
淮海中路1280号1楼,近华亭路

COST:

RMB 180 (includes materials)

 

Please email events@seashanghai.org by January 17. Under Subject type “CNY Couplets” and include your membership number, mobile phone number, and WeChat ID. SEA cancellation policy applies after January 17. The event costs need to be paid in cash only. SEA coordinator is Sharon Pallarino, mobile: 177-1756-5011.