Guanghua Chinese Association (GHCA) Weekly Newsletter No.13, Nov 17, 2019

Weekly Briefing:

1. Reminder: Regular class on Nov 24; No school day on Dec 01;

2. Grade level speech contest on this Sunday, Nov 17;

3. Refund issued/学费退款已经处理完毕;

4. Keyboard 教师招聘;

5. 光华中文学校校旗登上南极洲;

6. Emergency Text Messaging & Emergency School Closing Information;

7. Children are a Gift: Baby and Child Safety Night;

8. Upcoming Seminars;


1. Reminder: Regular class on Nov 24th; No school day on Dec 01; 温馨提醒:今年感恩节是11.28日,no school day往后推一周,11.24日照常上课,12.1日不 上课,请相互转告;
2. Grade level speech contest on this Sunday, Nov 17; This Sunday will be our grade level speech contest for all non CES classes. The link below has all the contest information you need: &Itemid=217 Contest starts sharp at 1p.m. on 11/17/2019. All host teachers, judges and students should report to the assigned location on your scheduled time. 2019 年级演讲比赛将于 11 月 17 日本周日进行,比赛时间,教室等相关信息请查看以上 链接。请主持老师,裁判和参赛学生务必准时到场。

3. Refund issued/学费退款已经处理完毕; 学校已经完成了学费退款处理事宜。请查询相关账户。如果有问题,请联系学校;

Guanghua Chinese Association (GHCA) Weekly Newsletter No.13, November 17, 2019
4. Keyboard 教师招聘; 光华中文学校招聘Keyboard 老师一名,授课时间每周日下午1-1:50pm,授课地点在104教 室,授课对象为5至9岁初级班,能通简单中文会更有利于教学。有意者请联系Wei Wang <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>,谢谢!

5. 光华中文学校校旗登上南极洲; G5B班的学生任才和她母亲任新柳女士,正在南极洲探险。临行前专门带上了我们中文 学校的校旗,让我们的旗帜和他们一起登上了南极,迎风飘扬。

6. Emergency Text Messaging & Emergency School Closing Information; Our Guanghua Chinese School is using Montgomery Country Community College(MCCC) at Blue Bell for our Sunday education activities. When inclement weather or an emergency forces the closure of the College or a delayed start of classes, we will have to follow MCCC arrangement and close or delay Chinese School accordingly. MCCC Announcements will be made using the Omnilert text message and email system, the College’s website, TV monitors, regional television and radio stations and social media. Voice messages will also be placed on the main College phone numbers (215-641-6300 for Central Campus).

Signing up for text alerts is the fastest way to receive inclement weather or emergency information. Please register your number today! Please visit the following link to register to receive the school closing & Emergency info.

You can also do the following to check MCCC school closing info 1. Check the college website for school closing information, or 2. Call the college main number 215-641-6300. A recording will provide closing information.

We will also continue to issue special announcement regarding school closing via our email system and Wechat group.

7. Children are a Gift: Baby and Child Safety Night; On Saturday, November 16 Venture String Quartet will play at two events as part of a Baby and Child Safety Night. Safety ideas from prenatal care through childhood will be shared by guests Karen Patota, Founder of A Baby's Breath of Jeffersonville plus Jen Sweeney, Business Director of Community Ambulance Association of Ambler. There is free admission with donations accepted for the organizations.

See Cristina's Crib, Kitty's Kitchen and Carl's Car and share ideas about how to keep little loved ones healthy and protected. The string quartet, founded in Ambler Symphony, will play music related to the safety techniques presented.

The first event, a Family Concert, will be from 5 to 6pm at Ambler Borough Hall Gym, 131 Rosemary Avenue, Ambler. Bring a blanket for a picnic with some light refreshments provided. A few short pieces by Haydn, Debussy and Richard Rodgers are planned to be performed.

The second event is a Full Concert and Coffeehouse at 7pm at Calvary United Methodist Church, 16 Park Avenue, Ambler A very lively entire Mendelssohn Quartet in D will be added to the music of Haydn, Debussy and Rodgers. The festive music will be followed by safety discussion with guests Karen Patota and Jen Sweeney in the coffeehouse with refreshments.

The events are sponsored by Families with Children from China Delaware Valley, a local adoption support group. Even one safety idea learned to save an injury or a life is invaluable. See flyer for detailed info.

8. Upcoming Seminars; a. 财务规划系列知识讲座: 实例分析与即时问答 时间: 11月17日,下午2-4pm, Park house Room #344 讲员: 资深财务顾问雍伟 详情参见附件

GHCS Management Team

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