William and Mary

Fall 2014 Community Language and Culture Courses

Fall 2014 Community Language and Culture Courses Session I

Chinese Level I (pdf.)  - Come learn Chinese from the basics in a class taught for beginners, no experience expected!

Impressions of Beijing (pdf.) - Learn about China's capital from a life time resident of the city and experience the unique culture and history it has to offer.

Erhu Workshop (pdf.) - Learn how to play "the Chinese Fiddle," or Erhu, an instrument that has been said to cry. 

Pipa Workshop (pdf.) - Learn how to play the Chinese lute-like pipa from WMCI's own Zhiting Liu, a professional of the plucked instrument.

Chinese Paper-cutting Workshop (pdf.) - Prepare to be amazed as you learn about the intricate beauty of Chinese paper-cutting, and try your hand at it too!

Calligraphy Class (pdf.) - Come learn the beauty and history of Chinese characters as you learn the art of calligraphy.

Chinese Painting Class (pdf.) - Learn from WMCI's Yujing Luan as she shows you how to make beautiful Chinese floral, mountain, and other paintings.

Chinese Cooking Class (pdf.) - Come enjoy some Chinese culinary favorites after you learn to make them with Chef Peter Chang!

*One-on-one instruction in individually designed courses on Chinese language are also available according to student needs.

Registration Form (docx; click to download)

(Please complete the registration form and email to or fax to 757-221-1910. )


W&M Confucius Institute, The College of William & Mary

Rowe House, 314 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg VA, 23187


1) The cost is $10/class for community students and $5/class for W&M faculty, staff, and students.

2) Payment is due on the first day of class. Payment accepted by cash or check. Please make a check payable to: The College of William and Mary. 


Tel:  (757) 221-1286

Fax: (757) 221-1910


Summer 2014 Community Language and Culture Courses Session II

Chinese Calligraphy and Brush Painting Workshop (.pdf)

Chinese Paper-cutting Workshop (.pdf)

Tea Ceremony Workshop (.pdf)

Board Games Workshop (.pdf)

Chinese Knotting (.pdf)

Summer 2014 Community Language and Culture Courses Session I

Chinese Erhu Workshop (.pdf)

Chinese Pipa Workshop (.pdf)

Chinese Knotting (.pdf)

Taiji Workshop (.pdf)

Mahjong Workshop (.pdf)

Tea Ceremony Workshop (.pdf)