Wimbledon Chinese Cultural Group
A NEW GROUP
imbledon Chinese Cultural Group is set up for the local
12th May 2008
Chinese community and others in the area who share an interest in Chinese culture, to introduce and explore Chinese culture & traditions. AIMS o develop and organise a range of activities including talks and demonstrations on Chinese art forms, traditions and practices; as well as more informal social meetings.
To be a resource to the wider community on issues relating to the understanding of Chinese society and preserving Dragon Boat Festival, 5th of 5th Moon (this year falls on June 8th ) Chinese cultural identity. Activities: Fine Art, including calligraphy, brush painting, poetry reading, classical storytelling, films / DVDs
Seven Sisters Festival, 7th of the 7th Moon (this year falls on August 7th )
Myths, legends, and folklores
Mid-Autumn Festival, 15th of the 8th Moon (this year falls on September 14th )
History of China & current affairs Crafts: knot making, origami
Games: chess, bean-bag juggling, table tennis Abacus, music and dancing, instruments, cuisine, and more.
The Double Ninth on 9th of the 9th Moon (this year falls on October 7th)
OUR THANKS... We wish to thank the Wimbledon Guild, the Cultural Department of London Chinese Embassy, U3A and the members of South West London Chinese Association who have offered their support.
FORMAT OF MEETINGS:
Guild House, (Dining Room & Lounge) 30/32 Worple Road, Wimbledon SW19 4EF
Alternate Tuesdays (Please refer to timetable for the dates or call Lee for details) 3.30 pm to 5.30pm
All are welcome irrespective of race or belief. Priority will be given to Merton residents.
Tea and refreshments will be served and we ask for a contribution of £2.00 per session.
020 8946 0735 For further information please contact
07967 290 878
Lee on 020 8946 0735 / 07967 290 878
or at The Wimbledon Guild, 30/32 Worple Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4EF www.wimbledonguild.co.uk Registered Charity No. 200424