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Calendar of Events

Biodiversity Strategy Action Plan - Help Wanted? (In English)

Discussions

26 May 2015 17:45 - 19:45

Learn more about HKSAR's Biodiversity Strategy ...


EYT on Friday Night!

Friday EYT

29 May 2015 19:00 - 22:00

Blng Bling Glam! Dress up in your finest and shiniest clothes and have a glamorous good time. ...


Chinese Migration and the Making of Hong Kong in the 19th Century

Talks

30 May 2015 16:00

As the main port of embarkation, the Gold Mountain Trade transformed Hong Kong as tens of thousands sought ...


Meet Hong Kong Characters from the Past

31 May 2015 15:00 - 18:00

You never know who you will meet in our galleries! Listen to our characters’ stories and find out what life in ...


Collecting and Preserving Artefacts

Talks

03 Jun 2015 16:00 (Cantonese)

Joseph Ting, former Chief Curator at the Hong Kong Museum of Art and Hong Kong Museum of History respectively, ...


Peng Chau’s Industrial Past

Walks

06 Jun 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Peng Chau is an island with numerous natural resources. As early as the Qing Dynasty, it was already a prosperous ...


Family Arts & Crafts: Create a Poster

Workshop

07 Jun 2015 15:00 - 18:00

Make a poster about what Hong Kong means to you ...


Chinese Knot Buttons

Workshop

14 Jun 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Knot buttons serve different purposes, they can be decorations and can also confer blessings on cheongsam wearers. ...


Meet Hong Kong Characters from the Past

Meet a Character

14 Jun 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

You never know who you will meet in our galleries! Listen to our characters’ stories and find out what life in ...


Abacus Demonstration

Workshop

21 Jun 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

Find out how to use an abacus in this demonstration. ...


The Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Building: 30 years on

Talks

23 Jun 2015 18:30 (English)

The brief for the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Headquarters was to create ‘the best bank building in the world’. ...


EYT, Dialogue Dubbing in Hong Kong Films

Friday EYT

26 Jun 2015 19:00-22:00 (in Cantonese)

Ever fancied yourself a voice actor for films? Here is your chance! ...


Problems and Opportunities for Organ Transplantation in Hong Kong

Talks

27 Jun 2015 16:00 (in Cantonese)

Hong Kong is one of the best places in the world to have an organ transplant. Transplantation of the kidney, ...


Family Arts & Crafts: Create a Poster

Workshop

28 Jun 2015 15:00 - 18:00

Make a poster about what Hong Kong means to you ...


Becoming an Elite Athlete

Talks

04 Jul 2015 16:00 (in Cantonese)

The Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI) is the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government’s elite sport ...


Abacus Demonstration

Workshop

05 Jul 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

Find out how to use an abacus in this demonstration. ...


Reducing Ship Emissions in Hong Kong – A Breath of Fresh Air

Discussions

07 Jul 2015 17:45-19:45 (in Cantonese)

Hong Kong is a major world port and most of our trade is handled by the ships in the harbour. ...


To Kwa Wan Industrial Past

Walks

11 Jul 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

To Kwa Wan was transformed from a small village to an urban area in the 1920s when many factories, shops and ...


Flower Plaques

Workshop

12 Jul 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Large, colourful flower plaques were used for advertising and decoration in old Hong Kong for festivals, ...


Meet Hong Kong Characters from the Past

Meet a Character

12 Jul 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

You never know who you will meet in our galleries! Listen to our characters’ stories and find out what life in ...


The History of Money in Hong Kong

Talks

18 Jul 2015 16:00 (in Cantonese)

The history of bank notes and coins in Hong Kong can be traced back to the beginning of the colony. ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Make your own Money Box

Workshop

19 Jul 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Use a colourful money box to develop the good habit of saving money. ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Ship Shapes

Workshop

26 Jul 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

How many products from Made in Hong Kong can fit into your ship? ...


EYT, Fashion Design with Kay Kwok

Friday EYT

31 Jul 2015 19:00-22:00 (in Cantonese)

Listen to fashion designer Kay Kwok and join in a unique fashion-related workshop. ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Design Your Own Credit Card

Workshop

02 Aug 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Design your own credit card and find out how to use it. ...


Developing Creative Talent

Discussions

04 Aug 2015 18:30 (in English)

Outblaze is a digital conglomerate based in Hong Kong. Yat is also the founder of various technology companies ...


Peng Chau’s Industrial Past

Walks

08 Aug 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Peng Chau is an island with numerous natural resources. As early as the Qing Dynasty, it was already a prosperous ...


Lanterns and Offering Objects

Workshop

09 Aug 2015 14:00-16:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Paper art masters use bamboo sticks, glue and coloured paper to make lantern and paper offerings. ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Make your own Money Box

Workshop

09 Aug 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Use a colourful money box to develop the good habit of saving money. ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Ship Shapes

Workshop

16 Aug 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

How many products from Made in Hong Kong can fit into your ship? ...


Changes in the Harbour

Talks

22 Aug 2015 16:00 (in Cantonese)

Since 1841, the Hong Kong government has increased the supply of land through reclamation on the shores of ...


Family Arts and Crafts: Design Your Own Credit Card

Workshop

23 Aug 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 (in Cantonese with English facilitation)

Design your own credit card and find out how to use it. ...


Treasure Hunt Through Sheung Wan and Central

Walks

23 Aug 2015 15:00-18:00 (in Cantonese and English)

Visit traditional trades featured in the Made in Hong Kong Exhibition and bring cultural heritage to life. ...


Abacus Demonstration

Workshop

30 Aug 2015 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

Find out how to use an abacus in this demonstration. ...


Treasure Hunt Through Sheung Wan and Central

Walks

30 Aug 2015 15:00-18:00 (in Cantonese and English)

Visit traditional trades featured in the Made in Hong Kong Exhibition and bring cultural heritage to life. ...


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