The Confucius Institute (CI) at CSULB offers many programs to promote Chinese language, culture, arts and traditions. The nonprofit organization recently announced a three-week summer camp program for students from 4th through 12th grades. Beginning on June 19, the program consists of a Chinese language course and other cultural activities.
The camp package is designed to provide interaction opportunities for children to practice Chinese, develop a good understanding of Chinese culture, and enhance social skills. Located on CSULB's campus, the courses feature a bilingual format with instructors who are native Chinese speakers.
- Dates: June 19 – July 7, 2017 (Monday – Friday)
- Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
- Location: California State University, Long Beach (CSULB)
- Fee: $180
To sign up, call (562) 985-1062 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For a more immersive, in-depth Chinese learning experience, the Confucius Institute will also be offering the 'Chinese Bridge' Summer Camp for U.S. high school students to travel to China. The two-week trip begins on June 24, and provides students with Chinese language classes, culture classes (such as paper cutting, calligraphy, ink and brush painting, tea ceremonies, and martial arts), sightseeing, meetings with Chinese students, and other cultural experiences.
For details on the 'Chinese Bridge' trip to China, visit the Confucius Institute website