春联 Make New Year Banners
Jan
30
7:00 PM19:00

春联 Make New Year Banners

Your house isn't ready for the new year unless it has a pair of new year banners! Make your own set of poetic red banners for your door frame with guidance from our resident calligraphy expert, Teacher Chen 陈老师.

New GoEast Campus! @GoEast Shanghai Library, Lane 147 Yongfu Road, Building 63

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Movie Night: 喜欢你 This Is Not What I Expected
Feb
15
7:00 PM19:00

Movie Night: 喜欢你 This Is Not What I Expected

  • BOTH Campuses (Headquarters & Shanghai Library) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for the first simulcast movie at GoEast! We will show the same movie at our both of our Shanghai campuses! For Valentine's Day, we'll watch a quirky romantic comedy from 2017 called 喜欢你 (Xǐhuan Nǐ, This Is Not What I Expected) featuring the trendy actress 周冬雨 (Zhōu Dōng Yǔ).

@GoEast BOTH Campuses

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Mahjong Day
Feb
27
10:00 AM10:00

Mahjong Day

  • GoEast Shanghai Library Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Do you enjoy playing the classic Chinese game of Mahjong (麻将 má jiàng)? We’re having an entire day dedicated to playing mahjong! Stop by for one round or stay the entire day!

@GoEast Shanghai Library Campus, Lane 147 Yongfu Road, Building 63, Xuhui

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Talk: Books About China
Jan
16
7:00 PM19:00

Talk: Books About China

We're partnering with local expat-owned publishing company, Earnshaw Books, to bring you a multi-faceted talk from the founder, Graham Earnshaw. He will share his personal and professional experiences in China and have some of Earnshaw's most popular books available for purchase.

@GoEast Headquarters, No. 194-196 Zhengmin Road

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Shanghai Lifesaver: Buy Everything Online
Nov
21
7:00 PM19:00

Shanghai Lifesaver: Buy Everything Online

Want to buy anything you need from your phone and have it delivered to your door? Come learn how to use TaoBao - no Chinese language knowledge required! We'll walk through purchasing an item on TaoBao step-by-step with plenty of photos so you can start to use the most powerful retail platform in the world, even if you can't read Chinese characters.

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Ink Wash Painting
Sep
16
3:00 PM15:00

Ink Wash Painting

Ink Wash Painting is one of the treasures of Chinese culture. At this event, you will be introduced to some masterpieces and the history, theory and philosophy of this art form.  It is also a great chance to try using Chinese brushes and ink to create your own painting.

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Shanghai Lifesaver: Intro to WeChat and More
Sep
4
7:15 PM19:15

Shanghai Lifesaver: Intro to WeChat and More

WeChat is essential for life in China. Get a crash course in how to use WeChat to connect with people and companies, pay for everything, and much more. Even if you're already set up and scanning QR codes, you can still learn some insider tips and tricks to getting the most out of WeChat in Shanghai and beyond.

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GoEast Support Group for Chinese Learners (SGCL)
Jul
10
7:30 PM19:30

GoEast Support Group for Chinese Learners (SGCL)

Come to this GoEast roundtable for Chinese learners to discuss the joys and challenges of learning Mandarin. Join fellow students and GoEast teachers to ask questions, share your advice, and make your Chinese language journey a little bit easier.

If you answer yes to any of these questions, then this event is for you:

  • Are you struggling to learn this beautiful yet difficult language?

  • Do you want a sympathetic ear and help finding the courage to keep learning Mandarin

  • Are you willing to share your failures and successes with fellow Chinese learners?

SGCL.jpg

Let's get together to listen, to support and to keep learning Chinese.

Register to attend this free event:
*Please note: This event will NOT be held at GoEast*

Name *
Name
Why do you want to attend our Support Group for Chinese Learners? *
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Movie Night: American Dreams in China 中国合伙人
Jul
6
7:30 PM19:30

Movie Night: American Dreams in China 中国合伙人

GoEast movie night is back! We will be screening the Chinese film  “American Dreams in China 中国合伙人” thanks to a suggetion from our community.

The story is set in the midst of China’s economic reform period. Three college students in Beijing bond over their fascination with Western literature, music, and movies and an ambition to live the American dream. The movie is based on the story of three young men who start a business empire in the 1980s, known today as New Oriental School 新东方, one of China's most popular foreign language training schools.

Director (  导演  , d  ǎ  oy  ǎ  n) : Peter Chan   陈可辛 Cast (演员阵容   y  ǎ  nyu  á  nzh  è  nr  ó  ng): Huang Xiaoming   黄晓明  , Deng Chao   邓超  , Tong Dawei   佟大为

Director (导演, dǎoyǎn) : Peter Chan 陈可辛
Cast (演员阵容
yǎnyuánzhènróng): Huang Xiaoming 黄晓明, Deng Chao 邓超, Tong Dawei 佟大为

Date: 7:15pm, Friday, 6th July 2018
Movie length: 112 mins
Language: Chinese (with English subtitle)
Price: FREE (but you need to reserve a seat)
Fill out the form below to register. 

Bonus: GoEast is located in a coffee bar. After the movie, you are welcome to stay and watch the World Cup match! See you there, Movie lovers!

 

Reserve your seat for GoEast movie night:

Name *
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Jun
20
7:00 PM19:00

GoEast Support Group for Chinese Learners (SGCL)

We are hosting our first ever GoEast roundtable to discuss the joys and challenges of learning Chinese. Join fellow students and GoEast teachers to ask questions, share your advice, and make your Chinese language journey a little bit easier.

If you answer yes to any of these questions, then this event is for you:

  • Are you struggling with this beautiful yet difficult language?
  • Do you want a sympathetic ear and help finding the courage to keep learning?
  • Are you willing to share your failures and successes learning Chinese?
SGCL.jpg

Let's get together to listen, to support and to keep learning Chinese.

Register for this free event by June 18th:

Name *
Name
Why do you want to attend our Support Group for Chinese Learners? *
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Legal Aspects of Startups Doing Business in China
May
18
7:30 PM19:30

Legal Aspects of Startups Doing Business in China

Establishing and operating a business in China is exciting but not easy, especially when it involves legal issues. That’s one of the aspects GoEast is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs with in China. 

We have invited Professor Wang Jun from Law School, Fudan University to brief us about the legal aspects of startups doing business in China from the perspective of foreign founders.

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Sep
6
3:00 PM15:00

A closer taste on Chinese tea

Come join us and bring along your questions and curiosity. You will be able to:

  • get to know and taste six categories of tea in China
  • learn about anecdotes and fun facts about different tea
  • observe how to serve the tea in a traditional way and try it out yourself
  • have some insights of Chinese philosophy through tea culture
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