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  2011 ACE Chinese New Year – Chinese Immersion and Chinese Parent Meeting
Date: February 6, 2011 (大年初四)
Time: 2-4pm
Location: West Portal Clubhouse
Address: 139 Lenox Way, San Francisco (Between Ulloa and Taraval, across street of West Portal Public Library, next to West Portal Playground.)

Program Summary:

2:00 -2:10 pm - Sign-In and Registration
2:10-3:00 pm (Two parts)

Children's program:
2:10-2:30 pm Mandarin Story Time by Daisy Zhou and Lucy Siu
2:30-3:00 pm  Arts and Craft for kids (Making Red Envelopes, Making Rabbit Head Bands, Paper Cutting…)

Parent's program: Chinese Immersion Panel Discussion
Panel Speakers:
Cindy Su-Rossitto – Starr King Mandarin Immersion Kindergarten parent
Michelle Gannon – Mandarin Immersion preschool parent from south bay
Bingrong Wong – Jose Ortega Mandarin Immersion 1st grade parent
Bing Wei – Palo Alto Mandarin Immersion 2nd grade parent

Topics include:
1) Why do/did you choose Mandarin Immersion program for your child/children?
2) What was your expectation of this program at the beginning?
3) Did the program meet your expectations?
4) Do you think MI program is right for your child and/or your family?
5) What are the challenges you have encountered since your child is in the program?
6) Tips for new parents?


*Last minute speakers are welcomed...

3:10-4:00 pm - Performance Program and Raffle Drawings
Chinese Comedy Stand-Up 相声 by Sui Laoshi’s Students
Dun Huang Drummer Dance 敦煌鼓舞 by Irene Wong
Chinese Folk Songs 民谣by Dakota Draper
Group dance by Fei Tian
Children’s Chorus by ACE Mandarin and Play graduates
Come and join us. This FREE event will be fun for parents as well as for children.

We would like to thank all the wonderful sponsors:

Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University
Asian Arts Studio
Farmer’s Insurance
New York Life
Mrs. Draper Sewing for Interior Design
Lucy Sui, Mandarin Teacher
Fei Tian Academy of the Arts California
Chinese Music and Arts Center

P.S. all children will get a red envelope at the event.

Download the event flyer here.


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