Manawatu Branch Newsletters

Manawatu Branch July Newsletter 2016

Next Meeting  Sunday July 17th China's Ethnic Dance Heritage at  3 pm in the ETC (English Language Teaching College) Premises   1st Floor, BNZ House, 140 the Square, Palmerston North Presented by Mr Lin Hai,Sichuan College of Culture & Arts, Mianyang, China  Lin Hai has been a leading Choreographer and Community Dance Officer for the Municipal Government of Mianyang City in … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch April Newsletter 2016

Manawatu Branch New Zealand China Friendship SocietyApril Newsletter 2016For a PDF of the April 2016 Newsletter click hereAnnual General Meeting  Sunday May 22nd at 4 pmIn the ETC (English Language Teaching College) Rooms1st Floor, BNZ House, 140 the Square, Palmerston North After the MeetingTalk: The Plight of the Eagles of MongoliaSpeaker: Dr Janelle Ward, Wildlife Health … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter February 2016

Manawatu Branch New Zealand China Friendship SocietyFebruary Newsletter 2016For full Feb 2016 Newsletter click hereNext Meeting  February 13thYum Cha Lunch to celebrate the Year of the Monkey12 noon at China Town Restaurant The demand for tables at China Town restaurant at this time of year is always great. By booking early Hilary has managed to secure two tables for a total of … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter November 2015

Manawatu Branch of New Zealand China Friendship Association November Newsletter 2015  Newsletter November 2015Next Meeting 6pm Friday 20th NovemberIn the new ETC (English Language Teaching College) Premises, 1st Floor, BNZ House, 140 the Square, Palmerston NorthA Pot- Luck Dinner for the Visiting NW Chinese Womens' Handicraft Delegation The three women handicraft experts from … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter October 2015

 Manawatu BranchNew Zealand China Friendship SocietyOctober Newsletter 2015 Click here for full pdf versionNext Meeting: Friday 23rd October 2015 At 7:30pm in the new ETC premises 1st Floor, 140 The Square, Palmerston North 25 Years of Agricultural Development in China Speaker: Tim Harvey, Agricultural Consultant, Palmerston North             Tim has traveled throughout … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter August 2015

Manawatu Branch New Zealand China Friendship Society     August Newsletter 2015  Combined Meeting (With Friends of the Library) Thursday August 27thAt 10.30am in the Oroua Room at the Palmerston North City Library, George St.  "Books for Bazhong": Coffee and Talk   Speaker:-  Rosy Look   Palmerston NorthHow can a retired English Teacher make a difference to school kids in … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter April 2015

New Zealand China Friendship Society     April  Newsletter 2015Next Meeting and AGM Friday 8th May At 7pm in the new ETC premises 1st Floor, 140 The Square, Palmerston North (the old BNZ building)Food Safety in China/NZ:  What are the real    issues?  Speaker:     Maurice AlleyRecently the world has seen a greatly increased demand for protein containing goods, such as meat and … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter February 2015

Next Meeting Friday 20th FebruaryAt 6 pm at Anne Henderson's, 20 Collingwood St. Palmerston NorthYou are invited to help us celebrate   The Year of the Sheep/Goat  with a :-A Pot-Luck DinnerIs it the year of the sheep or the year of the goat?  In many parts of China it is hard to tell the difference between these animals. One way to do so is to offer the animal a piece of … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter November 2014

Next Meeting Saturday 29th NovemberAt 1 pm in the ETC Learning Center, Level 2, 14 Broadway Ave (above Bean Café),  Palmerston North. There will be a pot luck lunch at 1.30pm following the video. End of Year Lunch and Video  Inside Red China By Rudell and Ramai Hayward  This historic 1958 film was made by the pioneer New Zealand film makers Rudel and Ramai Hayward who visited … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter September 2014

Next Event September 13th  At 10.20am in the Palmerston North City Library Sound and Vision, Level 1,George ST. Palmerston North Discover China Day Come along to the Library and help us celebrate the 1st National Chinese Language Week Organised by Manawatu CFS in conjunction with the Victoria University Confucius Institute,Wellington    10.20am         Opening and Pipa … [Read more...]

Manawatu Branch Newsletter August 2014

Next Meeting Sunday August 24th At 1.30pm in the ETC Learning Center, Level 2, 14 Broadway Ave (above Bean Café),  Palmerston North. There will be a pot luck lunch at 12.30pm prior to the talk.  Internationalisation of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Speaker :-    Dr. Alex Chu ONZM JP   Palmerston North     The ancient practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has … [Read more...]