Visitors will have an opportunity to participate in various introductory courses, including Chinese for children and adults and an introduction to Chinese calligraphy. As a souvenir to take home, they can have their name written in Chinese. There will be bookstalls with new and used books for sale.
The Confucius Institute at Freie Universität Berlin is a nonprofit association that aims to promote knowledge about Chinese language and culture abroad. Founded in cooperation between Freie Universität Berlin and the Peking University, it took up its work in April 2006 as the first Confucius Institute in Germany. The work of the institute contributes to the continuous Sino-German cooperation, and in recent years the institute has become an important cultural and language institution in the Berlin region.
Time and Location
- Open House: Saturday, April 25, 2015, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Confucius Institute, Freie Universität Berlin, Goßlerstraße 2–4, 14195 Berlin; local train station: S-Bahnhof Lichterfelde-West (S1); bus stop: Unter den Eichen / Drakestrasse, bus lines M1, M48, 101