Tai Poutini Polytechnic is opening a Confucius Institute at University of Canterbury Resource Centre at TPP(25th) next week. There will be a business workshop at . An opening ceremony will be held at followed by afternoon tea and cultural activities including Chinese calligraphy, paper-cutting, Chinese painting and tea art demonstration.
The invitation to the opening is open, but RSVPs to firstname.lastname@example.org would be appreciated to inform catering for afternoon tea.
The Mandarin tutor will arrive early March and details of availability for teaching Mandarin to home educators will be available shortly. It would be helpful to get an idea of demand to see if we need to split classes between Greymouth and Hokitika and/or between age groups.
West Coast Home Educators