Chinese painter donates artwork to early education center

Chinese painter Ge Yun donated 26 works of art to the Buds and Blossoms Early Education and Care Center on Oct. 18. (L to R) Ida Koo, co-director of Buds and Blossoms, a Buds and Blossoms parent and student, Ge, Asian American Civic Association executive director Chau-ming Lee, AACA board president Mary Chin and Nihao Boston founder Ryan Daniels. (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)
中國畫家葛雲十月十八日捐義捐童趣書給啓萌幼兒教育中心。(左到右)啟萌共同主任古宜、啟萌家長、啟萌學生、葛雲、華美福利會主任李秋明、華美福利會董事長陳美霞、與女婿葛瑞恩合照。(圖片由黃靈美提供。)

Ge Yun studied painting as a young man, but gave it up to run a newspaper. Now in his retirement, he picked up the paintbrush again. To give back to the community, he donated 26 works of acrylic and watercolor art to the Buds and Blossoms Early Education and Care Center on Oct. 18. Continue reading

Boston Renaissance Charter School celebrates First Ladies Breakfast and Voice of Renaissance Spring Concert

The Boston Renaissance Charter Public School hosted its annual First Ladies breakfast on May 23 at the school's auditorium at 1415 Hyde Park Avenue, Hyde Park. (Image courtesy of Boston Renaissance Charter Public School.)
位於海德公園大道1415號的波士頓文藝復興特許學校,於5月23日在本校禮堂主持了年度『第一夫人早餐活動』。(圖片由波士頓文藝復興特許學校提供。)

The Boston Renaissance Charter Public School hosted its annual First Ladies breakfast on May 23 at the school’s auditorium at 1415 Hyde Park Avenue, Hyde Park. The purpose of the breakfast was to invest in future generations and to create a forum for young girls in grades 3 through 6 to discuss issues critically important to them. Continue reading

Chinese seniors strengthen bodies and friendships at Wang YMCA

王蒂娣於華埠王氏青年會運動。圖片由黃靈美提供。

Walking was a trial for Yong Lin, 76. After a knee replacement and back surgery, he frequently had swollen legs and difficulty moving.
Today, Lin walks faster than all his friends and can extend both knees completely. “Every day, I do more than an hour of exercise,” he said. Continue reading