Spend Time With an International Resident "Experience Chinese Tradition and Culture"  
(Three Part Event)

Host:Iwate International Association

2015.07.25 (Sat)   9.27 (Sun), 11.23 (Mon) /
Venue: Aiina 5th Floor, Iwate International Center

Our lecturer is Iwate Prefecture CIR Li Nan.
Have fun and spend some time with us Chinese-style!

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Part 1 "Traditional Crafts"

~Let's try paper cutting and making 彩粽!~
In China, there's a custom of making characters with red paper and decorating the walls with them for weddings and New Year's.
Paper cutting should be something even childen can do, so definitely try participating with your children!

◇Date and time : July 25th, 2015 (Sat) 14:00-16:00
◇Venue : 

Aiina 5th Floor, inside Iwate International Center
Conference Room 501B
◇Number of participants : 30 people (Reservation required)

Part 2 "Traditional Exercise: Baduanjin qigong"

~Let's try doing Baduanjin qigong~
Baduanjin qigong is a qigong health practice passed down in China for over 800 years.
It means "the most beautiful of silken brocades," which means in this case "the wonderful, best of all exercises."~ There are eight forms in total, and each form repeats the same movements eight times.
Why not start your fall exercise regimen with this?

◇Date and time : September 27th, 2015 (Sun) 10:00 - 11:00
◇VenueVenue : 

Aiina 5th Floor, inside Iwate International Center
Conference Room 501
◇Number of participants : 40 people

Part 3 "Pu-erh Tea Party"

~Enjoy a tea party with Pu-erh tea from Yunnan province~
Yunnan province is known as a producer of Pu-erh tea, which can help you lose weight and prevent lifestyle related disases.
Have some hot tea in Nanbu tekki teapots as Li Nan gives a quiz about China and teaches us some easy Chinese.

◇Date and time: November 23rd, 2015 (Mon) 14:00-15:00

Aiina 5th Floor, inside Iwate International Center
Conference Room 501A
◇Number of participants: 20 people(Reservation required)

■Applications, Inquiries
Iwate International Association
Aiina 5th Floor
1-7-1 Moriokaekinishidori, Morioka, Iwate 020-0045
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