The Confucius Institute will be offering two Introduction to Mandarin Language and Culture courses starting in May. The courses will run for 8 weeks and you can choose to attend on Wednesday evenings or Saturday mornings. Book your place via the link on the Courses tab.
Want to be part of this year’s team then contact us! You don’t need to be super fit or skilled! All that’s required is teamwork and a good sense of fun! Transport, training and equipment supplied free.
Book your free tickets now for Jin Long’s Chinese New Year Extravaganza – experienced acrobats performing spectacular balancing acts, contortion sculpture, feet juggling, Chinese opera and much more – a thrilling performance for all the family. See the Events page for more information
Don’t forget to visit this amazing and very moving exhibition in The Arts Centre – it finishes Friday!
A team of 22 students from Edge Hill University were crowned champions in the sixth annual North West Confucius Institute Dragon Boat Race at Preston Marina on Saturday 12th May.
On Saturday 12th May, a team of 22 students from Edge Hill University were victorious at the sixth annual North West Confucius Institute Dragon Boat Race hosted by UCLAN at Preston Marina. With great team work, enthusiasm and stamina, the Edge Hill CI team (in purple t-shirts) managed to outperform its competitors. The highlight of […]
We are delighted to announce the winners of the Confucius Institute School Art Competition 2018: Key Stage 2 winners: 1st Place Bella Summerscales, Belvedere Preparatory School 2nd Place Sofia Lotto, Belvedere Preparatory School 3rd Place Sophie Malone, St Austin’s Primary School Key Stage 3 winners: 1st Place Millie Dickinson, Belvedere Academy […]
Recruiting for Dragon Boat race We are recruiting students for the annual North West Confucius Institute Dragon Boat Race will take place on 12th May 2018 at Preston Marina. We need 18 enthusiastic students who want to have a go! The only requirements are to be able to swim 50 metres and obviously plenty of […]
Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture (10 week course) This programme is free and open to University students, staff and the general public. The Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture programme runs for 10 weeks and enables you to gain a greater understanding of Chinese culture and language through engaging with practical activities. starting Thursday 12th April – […]
Opportunity to attend a live rock style concert in the Rose Theatre, where British band Transition will perform some of their own songs in Mandarin share their experiences of living in Taiwan, learning Mandarin and being involved in the Asian music scene. Link to Transition’s website: http://www.transition.tk/