April is here and spring is finally catching up. Here are some events and classes going on in our neighborhood to get you out and about.
Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T.) begins in Shunyi on Thursdays, starting tomorrow! From April 11-May 30, 12:45-3:45pm, join this dynamic course to help you further develop your parenting skills and strategies. Classes are at Beijing International Bilingual Academy (BIBA) — for location information go to www.bibachina.org and for class specifics email counsellingwithnaomi.com.
Springtime often means spring cleaning, and to help with that is the annual ISB Nightingale Charity Club Car Boot Sale — this Saturday, April 13 from 9:30am-1pm. Come and shop, or participate by reserving your car space (RMB 200 if reserved by tomorrow; RMB 300 on the day of event).
Green T. House Living will host its 8th Annual Spring Green Tea Tasting event, offering a leisurely afternoon of tasting from a range of China’s finest green teas selected by Green T. House creator JinR. Additionally, there will be performances, recipes for T. cuisine and snacks, and a special guest benefit concert by Zhao Li beginning at 5pm. This free entry event is on Saturday, April 20 from 3-5pm.
MAC Time invites kids ages 7 and above to come to Green T. House in Shunyi for some outdoor sketching. On Sunday, April 21 from 10am-noon and 2-4pm, this kid’s art class teaches water color landscape and includes tea and snacks. Cost is RMB 220 per child. Contact 8046 1820 or 138 1033 4208 to register before April 19.
Manicures at LeSpa are pleasurable indulgences, and now they’ve expanded their salon services with a new mani/pedi room! Treat your hands and feet royally at LeSpa in the River Garden Clubhouse.
Radiance, where art thou? Haven’t been there yet, but rumor has it the new location at Roma Lake is going to be the place to be! Details forthcoming…
Photo by akoray of flickr.