Children Workshop: Chinese table manners and chopsticks

Monthly Chinese themed activities for children in Hove Library run by a group of friendly and experienced Chinese teachers.  The activities are designed to improve children’s study abilities while Chinese language, arts and traditional virtues are embedded.

Theme: Chinese table manners and chopsticks

Venue: Hove Library

Date: Saturday 14 July    Time: 10-11am

Contents: 1) Chinese eating habits and table manners for children; 2) Learn how to use chopsticks; 3) Game of chopsticks.

To learn:

1) The concept of Chinese food and eating habits.

2) What ingredients in some popular Chinese dishes.

3) Chinese traditional virtue of respecting the older generations.

3) Chinese words for rice, noodles, tea, chopsticks etc.

Ability/skill improved: Using chopsticks, basic Chinese words for food, to appreciate the older generations.

Cost: Special rate for summer holiday (July and August)  £8 per child. Fees include materials.

Suitable for children aged 4-10.  For booking, email your child’s name and age to  Drop-in possible if class not full.

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Note: Parents of children under 7 can stay with their children if they wish to. Parents of children under 5 are advised to company their children in the class.

We are in newspaper!

We are in the Argus online news for the children programme in Hove Library! Click to read about it.

Chinese lessons help kids learn at Hove Library

11:24pm Wednesday 15th February 2012 in News By Rebecca Cooney


Information about the forthcoming sessions please click here.