Visit our facilities; meet our friendly staff, teachers, and volunteers, view demonstrations, and sign up for classes and tours. Meet new friends and old while learning more about Community Center Shanghai.
Hongqiao Center Monday, Jan 16 + Chinese New Year Celebration + Mini Market 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Hongqiao Center’s Chinese New Year Celebration is a Community Center Shanghai World Festival Gathering event where you can learn more about this national holiday.
Minhang Center Friday, Jan 13 + Friday Market 10 am - 2 pm
Minhang Center will also host the first Friday Market of the year where vendors offer quality foods, products, and hard-to-find items.
China’s Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) is the standardized national test used to determine the fluency of non-native speakers in Chinese proficiency. HSK is used by all Chinese universities to assess the enrollment of foreign students and by a number of Chinese companies looking for foreign workers. Community Center Shanghai’s HSK classes cover reading, writing, speaking, listening, and test preparation.
Dates: Jan 16 - Mar 15, Mon & Wed Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm Fee: 3000 RMB Register here.
New! Food Revolution - Cooking with Teens
Inspired by the Food Revolution movement from Jamie Oliver, teen participants will learn about how to make healthy choices for what to eat and also learn to cook to take charge of their bodies, mind, and health. Teens can discover the joy of cooking not only for themselves but also for family and friends.
Don't miss these free demo classes on computer coding. * Please call 5439 0220 to register.
Date: Tuesday, Jan17 Time: 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Computational Thinking for the ABCs of Coding
Date: Tuesday, Jan17 Time: 5:30 - 6:30 pm
ABCs of Coding
Date: Wednesday, Jan18 Time: 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Date: Wednesday, Jan18 Time: 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Taobao for Expats
Taobao in China is similar to Amazon in the USA, but is more inexpensive and has millions of items. The literal meaning of “Taobao” in Chinese is “Digging for Treasure.” This class teaches students how to translate Taobao to English, sign up for an account, search and pay for items, negotiate for services, and make returns.
Taobao weekend and troubleshooting classes can be arranged upon request at any Community Center Shanghai location or at the student’s residence.
Date: Wednesday, Jan 18 Time: 9 - 11 am Fee: 300 RMB Register here.
Have you ever wanted to be your very own Indian chef who could make sizzling hot samosas and paneer tikka masala whenever the craving struck? Realize that dream by becoming your own Indian Chef.
Date: Wednesday, Jan 17 Time: 10 am – 1 pm Fee: 300 RMB Register here.