On February 21, MLA Thomas Dang visited the Confucius Institute in Edmonton, bringing Chinese New Year greetings to all visiting teachers and staff. During the visit, Mr. Dang toured around the CIE and showed a great interest in the hallway gallery, which displays the development of CIE as well as the various activities and events CIE hosted. He handed out the red … » Continue Reading
On February 18, the CIE successfully held the Sing Edmonton – Chinese New Year Singing & Dancing Gala. More than 600 people gathered together to celebrate Chinese New Year and the 10th anniversary of CIE at Triffo Theatre of MacEwan University.
Deputy Premier Sarah Hoffman, Ms. Michelle Draper, Board Chair of EPSB, Dr. Lorne Parker, Assistant Superintendent of EPSB, and Consul Xiao Jun … » Continue Reading
In celebration of Chinese New Year and the 10th anniversary of Confucius Institute in Edmonton, the CIE organized the CIE Chinese New Year Movie Day on February 17 with the cooperation of Edmonton Outdoor Sport, Edmonton Tianjin Association, Canada-China Friendship Association of Edmonton and Edmonton Chinese Unity Association. 300 people attended the event and watched Chinese movie name “Office” in … » Continue Reading
On February 3 & 4, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton participated in the annual Chinese New Year celebration at West Edmonton Mall.
This annual event features a Chinese culture marketplace and a variety of Chinese traditional and folk performances. Some special guests attended the event including Premier Rachel Notley, Federal Infrastructure Minister Amarjeet Sohi, MP Randy Boissonnault and MP Thomas Deng as well … » Continue Reading