Confucius Institute

Confucius Institute Grand Opening

The Auburn Montgomery Confucius Institute had a grand opening celebration on Nov. 2, 2012. Attending the grand opening were officials from the Montgomery municipal government and school district, representatives from the Chinese Consulate General in Houston, and a delegation from the Hubei University of Economics led by President Zhou Yuanwu. Over 200 guests gathered to witness the creation of the Confucius Institute.

Confucius Institute Grand Opening Photo Gallery

 

Women show off their Chinese dresses
Dragon Dance at Grand Opening

Doris Willis with Chinese calligraphy

Watching a Chinese Cooking Demonstration


sharing Chinese dishes at CI grand opening
Confucius Grand Opening Dinner

Moses and Cherry showing a Confucius painting


Chinese chef with food sculptures

Chinese girls welcome everyone

Chinese flute performance

Thai chi dance from Chinese performer

Fan Dance at Grand Opening


Confucius Institute Grand Opening Greetings

Two girls play Chinese instruments

Students show a Chinese calligraphy picture   Chinese poem performance

Dr. Zhai at CI Grand Opening   Joyce Chen talks to the audience

Sharing Chinese Tea at Opening ceremony

Chinese displays at CI Opening

Chinese class recites Chinese poem

Chinese violin performance