Confucius Institute hosts Chinese culture summer c...

Confucius Institute hosts Chinese culture summer camp

MTSU’s Confucius Institute is hosting a different kind of summer day camp filled with fun for youngsters ages 7 through 12.

The Chinese Language and Culture Summer Camp is scheduled for June 10-14 in Room 106 of Peck Hall on the MTSU campus.

flying horseActivities include formal language lessons in basic vocabulary and conversation. Youngsters also will experience Chinese culture through games, crafts, calligraphy and art.

Courses and activities will start at 9 a.m. Parents may drop off their children as early as 8 a.m. and pick them up at 4:30 p.m.

The maximum number of participants is limited to 25. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tuition is $120 per child. A $25 nonrefundable deposit for registration must accompany each registration form. Students who do not register in advance must pay a $30 per day drop-in fee plus a one-time $25 registration fee.

For more information, including registration forms, go to or call the Confucius Institute at 615-494-8696. Checks should be made payable to CIMTSU and mailed with registration forms to MTSU, Box 114, Peck Hall 106, Murfreesboro, Tenn. 37132.

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