2009 MMCS Summer
Reading Program starts on June 15. Please encourage your children to participate.
There will be rewards for their achievements. Please check the detail
instruction and reading log list on:
http://mmcsweb. com/main/ docs/2009_ MMCS_Summer_Reading_Program. pdf and
http://mmcsweb. com/main/ docs/MMCS_ Summer_Reading_ Log.pdf
Students should turn forms to their MMCS teachers on the
first day of school on September 13th, 2009.
The registration for
the MMCS 2009-2010 school year will start soon in July. More information
will be provided next month. Please pay attention to MMCS future announcements.
MMCS plans to
open a Daily Chinese Class. This class is especially designed for children from non-Chinese
speaking families and Chinese speaking families that the parents do not have
time working with their children on a daily base.
will not be as intense as traditional MMCS class style. It is a slow
pace learning environment. Please contact Wendy Zhang at w51893@yahoo. com if you have any questions or
The MMCS Annual Picnic marked the end of school year 2008-2009.
Over 200 members of the MCCC community came to the gathering at Greenfield Park
last Saturday, June 13th. Besides getting a chance to relax and
socialize, there were some favorite family outdoor activities (亲子户外活动)
including Three-Legged Hop (三脚跳), Tug of War (拔河)
and Jump-In-Pocket (口袋跳) etc. Kids' Crafts Corner was led by Shan Lu and
Aerobics (健美操) Corner was led by Ping Xu. Thanks to all
volunteers for their hard work.
Help wanted!! Milwaukee
Chinese Community Center, in collaboration with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS),
is looking for a few after school program instructors in the following
categories: Chinese Language (Mandarin), Martial Arts, Tai Chi, Badminton.
Dates: Tuesdays (September 22 to November 10, 2009)
Hours: 3:30 – 6:30 PM
Location: Milwaukee Chinese Academy of Language (2430 W.
Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee)
Estimated compensation rate (about $12 – 18/hr)
Please contact Wendy Zhang at w51893@yahoo. com
if you are interested in applying for these positions.
The Chinese Summer
Camp Registration has been extended to July 15th. Once again, the
camp will take place at Riverside University High School on August 3-7.
Camp description and online registration:
http://registration .milwaukee. k12.wi.us/ site/Activities/
ActivitiesCourse Details.asp? cid=18021
http://www.milwauke erecreation. net/activity- guide/registrati
http://www.milwauke erecreation. net/activity- guide/class-
activity- registration- form.pdf
The MCCC Web site has
been redesigned and updated. Please visit the Web site at http://www.milwauke echinese. org and send your comments and suggestions to mmcs.mccc@gmail. com.Your contribution to all
the contents of the Web site, especially news, links, articles and stories will
The MCCC Dance
Practice schedule for June and July in Brookfield senior center as follow:
06/19/09---7: 30 pm to 9:30pm
07/10/09---7: 30 pm to 9:30pm
07/24/09---7: 30 pm to 9:30pm
Since Brookfield senior center is not available in
August, if you know a place where can be used for free or cheap renting, please
contact Zhang Zhihong at lucyzhang2007@ googlemail. com
There will be Chinese classes held at the
New Berlin Public Library by LinLin Zhang this summer every Thursday from
6-7pm on July 9-Aug.13. These classes are open to the general public for any children
who are in the 1st-6th grade. Registration is required and will
start on July 2 in the Youth Program Room at the New Berlin Public Library, 15105
Library Lane, New Berlin, WI 53151.
Travel alert!!! Recently, a couple from Waukesha was charged with a
federal crime for importing medicine from China two years ago containing
Despite the assurance from their Chinese physician, they were still charged.
Their house was raided and the outcome of trial is not yet known. It is
certain that they will be fined a large amount. The MCCC urges you to travel
safely and smartly.
Have a great summer!
*If you would like anything to be added to the MMCS / MCCC
newsletter, please contact the newsletter editor Tong Wang at pianoman518@ gmail.com
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