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Overseas Chinese Youth "China Roots Journey" Summer Camp Ningbo Calligraphy Branch Launched 2013-07-25

 

Yesterday morning, in 2013, the overseas Chinese youth “China Roots Journey” summer camp Zhejiang Camp Ningbo Calligraphy Branch opened in Cihu Middle School. 35 overseas Chinese youths from Italy, France, Britain, Japan, New Zealand and other countries and regions gathered in Ningbo to participate in summer camp activities. The summer camp was hosted by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council, the Provincial Overseas Chinese Affairs Office, and the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office. The purpose of this summer camp was to promote the outstanding Chinese traditional culture, enhance the feelings of overseas Chinese youths towards the ancestral home, and help them understand the history of Ningbo and other places. And culture, to enhance the exchanges and friendship between young people in our city and overseas Chinese youth, and to create a good atmosphere for the whole society to care for and support Chinese education. In 11 days, overseas Chinese youth will learn Chinese traditional culture calligraphy, painting, paper-cutting, martial arts, folk music and other courses in the "Millennium Academy, a century-old school" Cihu Middle School, and learn Chinese traditional food rice cake in Cicheng, Jiangbei. , soup group, participate in grape picking, knitting Chinese knots and other activities, and visit the Ningbo Museum, Hemudu site. Yan Xingyi, a high school student who participated in the event, said: "This is my first visit to Ningbo and I found Ningbo beautiful. I am very honored to participate in this event. I would like to see more of Ningbo's scenic spots and experience the Chinese traditional culture. I really want to strengthen communication and friendship with friends from all over the world."