To welcome the Year of the Rooster, our community centre is supporting the following activities in Swansea to celebrate the Chinese New Year. For more information, please contact us or the main organisers.
Hands-on Activities for Children
Date: Saturday 28th January 2017 Time: 2-4pm
Location: Swansea Museum Free entry , Drop in
As part of the current exhibition: Griffith John, Swansea’s Missionary in China, the legacy, Swansea Museum runs hands on Chinese workshops for families: Calligraphy and Lantern making , suitable for children under 16. Swansea Museum event
Black Tie Dinner and fundraising event
Location: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea
Date: Thursday 9th Feb 2017, 6:30pm–11:30pm
Swansea Bay Futures and Chris Foxall will be hosting a Chinese New year celebration event this year with new and incredible performances such as the highly secretive Face Changing act, live Traditional Music,Chinese Dance, Martial Arts and Lion Dance. Swansea favourites Kevin Johns and Mal Pope return to host the Black Tie Dinner event which will help to raise money for the Swansea Chinese Community’s most vulnerable. The evening starts at 7pm Thursday the 9th of February, 2017. Doors open at 6.30pm.
For more info visit: https://www.facebook.com/Chinesenewyearswansea2017/ or call Chris on 07895093767
For ticketing information visit: www.ticketsource.co.uk/chinesenewyearswansea
(Big thank you to the organiser! This Black Tie Dinner event will help to raise money to extend our current pilot projects: “Care about our Elders” project to support the isolated elders with chronic disease, and “Care about our Children” project to support Children with special needs. Please feel free to contact our office for more details. )
Chinese New Year Party for young people
Location: Swansea University Bay Campus
Date: Thursday 9th Feb 2017
Activity 1: From 11am to 3pm, Chinese items stall, Calligraphy and paper cutting workshops
Activity 2: From 6:30pm to 9:00pm, Performance including Chinese dance, Face-changing act, Singing and etc. The party will end up with a fantastic Firework by the bay.