Understanding Mahjong: A Workshop on Gameplay, Culture, and Social Bonding

May 28, 2024
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax

Understanding Mahjong: A Workshop on Gameplay, Culture, and Social Bonding
May 28, 6:30 pm, free event

Tuesday Night Talk and Play!

Presented by, Will Yang, Halitube

6:30 pm

Free event

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, this special event will be hosted by Halitube, and guest presenter, Will Yang. This interactive session invites you to not only learn about the rich history and cultural significance of Mahjong but also to engage directly with the game. Under the guidance of three knowledgeable table hosts, participants will have the opportunity to play and practice Mahjong, making the experience truly immersive. The workshop will also feature a traditional Chinese tea tasting, allowing attendees to enjoy authentic flavours while they play. Whether you’re curious about Mahjong or looking to hone your skills, this workshop offers a unique blend of cultural education, practical learning, and delightful tea tasting. Come, learn, and connect over tiles and tea in a celebration of Asian culture and community.

Halitube is a multicultural media and event hub dedicated to enhancing the visibility and understanding of multicultural communities in Atlantic Canada. Founded with a mission to educate, entertain, and connect communities, Halitube hosts a variety of cultural events, workshops, and produces content that celebrates and honours the rich diversity in Nova Scotia. Our initiatives are designed to foster greater inclusivity and appreciation for cultural diversity, making Halitube a key player in cultural education and community building in the region.