Last Shanghai 123 Newcomer Orientations Until August!
This Friday and Saturday will be Community Center Shanghai’s last two Shanghai 123 newcomer orientations until August! Shanghai 123 gives new arrivals a foundation and the resources on living life in the city. Knowledgeable speakers and experts cover essential topics important to you in these free, half-day sessions.
Find out more about:
Water and air concerns
The medical system
Supporting spouse topics
Pudong Center Date: Friday, Jan 20 Time: 9 am – 12:30 pm Fee: Free!
Downtown Puxi – Interchamber Shanghai 123 AmCham – CanCham – SwissChamber - Swedish Chamber Date: Saturday, Jan 21 Time: 9 am – 12:30 pm Address: American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai Shanghai Centre, Room 569 1376 West Nanjing Road West Puxi
Welcome Reena Jain New Counselor at Community Center Shanghai
Community Center Shanghai welcomes Reena Jain, PhD to the organization’s Counseling Team. Dr. Jain is a licensed psychologist from India with over 17 years of experience in providing consulting services across the spectrum of human behavior. Dr. Jain has worked with clients of all ages in hospitals, private practice, schools, and colleges, and has extensive experience with adolescent issues including substance abuse, depression, suicidal tendency, relationships, and self-harm.
Dr. Jain offers individual, family, marriage, and group counseling and is available to see clients at the Community Center Shanghai Hongqiao and Downtown Counseling Centers. Languages: English, Hindi
Click HERE for more information about counseling through Community Center Shanghai.
Discover your inner fashion designer and learn to sew your very own clothes, accessories, and decorations. Students will use sewing machine straight away and will build their confidence weekly through a wide range of projects. Projects are changed each term so students can join these classes regardless of ability and experience. Once classes are completed, students are welcome to join the Craft'd Fash+ion Show to show their creations!
*A wide range of materials is available to choose from and all materials including sewing machines are supplied *You are welcome to bring your own machine *Ages 7 yrs+ welcome
Dates: Feb 6 – Mar 13, Mondays Time: 4:30 – 6 pm Fee: 1500 RMB Register here.
Make Chinese dumplings, one of the most popular dishes in China. This class teaches how to make and wrap the dumpling wrappers with two different fillings.
Date: Feb 8, Wednesday Time: 10 am – 12:30 pm Fee: 300 RMB Register here.
This class gives a good introduction to computer science and programming fundamentals. It enables an exploration of different robotics sensors and ways to program them with Scratch, a Lego-like graphical programming interface. The class will be instructed in English with French or Chinese variant as needed to further explain some concepts. The pedagogy is learning by doing and pair programming to facilitate collaboration, game sharing, and improvement regarding the child’s communication skills.
Ages: 7 - 14 yrs old
Dates: Feb 8 – Mar 29, Wednesdays Time: 4:30 – 6 pm Fee: 2940 RMB Register here.
This past Monday Hongqiao Center hosted their Open House. Guests enjoyed learning about TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) and its use in daily food, a Chinese culture series talk, meeting our enthusiastic and talented teachers, and shopping at the Open House Bazaar with our cheerful vendors.
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