Confucius Classroom at Mount Clear College Holds Mid-Autumn FestivalConfucius Classroom at Mount Clear College Holds Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration

[Source]    Confucius Classroom at Mount Clear College, Australia [Time]    2019-10-08 15:58:56 
 

On September 13th, loacal time, the Confucius Classroom at Mount Clear College held a celebration of Mid-Autumn Festival. Jijun Yang, Chinese Director of the Confucius Classroom, hosted the event. About 70 students attended the celebration.

Jijun Yang gave a talk about the history of Mid-Autumn Festival and told a story of Chang’e Flies to the Moon. All the participants were involved in the interaction and asked and answered questions actively. Then Jijun Yang played the flute, demonstrated and taught Taichi and martial art and introduced Go (Weiqi) to the students.


Jijun Yang playing the flute

Li Wang, Dan Liu and Lingna Shang, teachers of Chinese, prepared dumplings for all the participants.


Participants enjoying Chinese food

When the celebration came to the end, both Chinese and Australian students and teachers tasted the mooncake and dumplings.