Community Outreach

The Confucius Institute at Western Kentucky University is committed to disseminating Chinese language and culture not only to the children in our communities, but also to our communities in general. This includes Adult Education language classes, invitations to traditional Chinese festivals such as Chinese New Year and the Moon Festival, plus appearances at local events.

If you would like to host a Chinese event but don’t know how or where to start, please contact the following individuals:

  • If you would like more information about hosting a Chinese teacher in your school, please contact Chunmei Guan, Assistant Director for Educational Outreach, at 270-745-2836 or at
  • If you would like more information about creating a Confucius Classroom in your school or district, please contact Terrill Martin, Associate Director at 270-745-2530 (Work) or 270-792-9330 (Cell) or at


Chinese Culture and Language Community Class (Spring Enrichment classes)


April 12 – May 10, 2016 – Community Education Spring Enrichment Classes

The Confucius Institute at WKU partnered Community Education Spring 2016 Enrichment Classes to bring the Chinese culture and language to the Bowling Green/Warren County community. Please see the schedule of classes:

Intro to Chinese—April 12, 19, 26 & May 3, 10 from 6:00-7:30

Chinese Calligraphy—April 14 from 6:00-7:30

Intro to Chinese Business & Tourism—April 21 from 6:00-8:00

Chinese Knotting—April 28 from 6:00-8:00

Chinese Lantern Painting—May 5 from 6:00-7:30
For those interested in attending one of the classes above, please click the following link: Community Enrichment Form.