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Year of China: Dragon Rising

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Year of China Festival

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and culture of China. The Year of China festival will make a great introduction to Chinese culture and engage your spirit with workshops by the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company and the Shaolin Center demonstrating their skill and artistry through dance, Tai Chi and Kung Fu. The Confucius Institute will also be at Reinhardt hosting workshops on Chinese Tea and sessions on calligraphy using rice paper, brushes and ink.

To continue your immersion in the Year of China, traditional Chinese music will be played throughout the festival area, with cultural displays and food provided. Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of this fantastic cultural event.


Click a link to watch videos from the year of China Festival

 Festival Highlights  Atlanta Chinese Dance Company Workshop Highlights  Atlanta Chinese Dance Company Workshop
Complete Festival Highlights Atlanta Chinese Dance Company Workshop Highlights Atlanta Chinese Dance Company Complete Workshop
Festival Highlights    
Chinese Tea Culture Workshop    

 

Thursday, Sept. 20 – 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Enjoy Chinese Arts, Dance, Martial Arts, History & Culture
Hasty Student Life Center, Hasty Plaza,
Hill Freeman Library & Spruill Learning Center top floor
Rain location: Hasty Student Life Center, Hoke O’Kelley Auditorium (Administration Bldg)

Festival Events Schedule

10-4    Activities hosted by the Schools of Arts & Humanities | Business | Education | Chinese items for sale by Year of Committee


Atlanta Chinese Dance

10 a.m. Glasshouse -  Chinese Dance Workshop with the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company
11 a.m. Glasshouse -  Chinese Dance Workshop with the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company


Atlanta ShaoLin

11 a.m. Echo Garden -  Tai Chi Workshop with Shaolin Center


Chinese Tea

Noon Glasshouse - Chinese Tea workshop with the Confucius Institute in Atlanta


Sodexo

Lunch will be provided by Sodexo


Calligraphy

1 p.m. Glasshouse - Chinese Calligraphy with the Confucius Institute in Atlanta


Kung Fu

1 p.m. Echo Garden - Kung Fu Workshop with Shaolin Center


Chinese Tea

2 p.m. Glasshouse - Chinese Tea Workshop with the Confucius Institute in Atlanta


Calligraphy

3 p.m. Glasshouse - Chinese Calligraphy with the Confucius Institute in Atlanta


Thank you to our Festival Sponsors

Confucius Institute  Atlanta
 Shaolin  Center
 Sodexo
 

 


Year of China Co-Sponsors

Confucius Institute  Atlanta
The Confucius Institute in Atlanta was the first in the State of Georgia, and Emory University was the first private university and the first among top Research I universities in the United States to enter into an agreement to establish a Confucius Institute on its campus in 2008.
 
XinTuo Ecotourism

Experience real Eco-tourism in north-west Yunnan!

Do you want to discover Yunnan’s minorities? Would you like to learn more about the natural environment in North West Yunnan? Does bird watching is one of your activities? Are you interested by local culture? Would you like to meet local people in order to have a better understanding about Chinese people or Chinese history?


For more information about the Year of China: Dragon Rising, please contact:

Dr. Donald Gregory
770-720-5978
DG2@reinhardt.edu

Reinhardt University's selection of specific countries within the Year of Country Study Program does not in anyway connote an endorsement of the laws and policies of the country under study.