Upcoming events at KCI

Kids K-POP Dance Workshop

안녕하세요 (annyeoung haseyo)! We’re very excited to announce a K-Pop Dance Workshop for kids grade k-6! We will be learning the moves of BTS’s hit “FIRE”!!! Come out on April 25th or May 30th to show off your moves! Even if you have never learned choreographed moves, you are more than welcome to join us. Our experienced k-pop dance instructor will be here to help you! 

Date: 4/25/2019 (Thursday) & 5/30/2019 (Thursday)
Time: 3PM- 4PM 
Who: Grades k-6
Location: SF Public Library, North Beach (850 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133)

Upcoming events in US

 

Book Reading: Mixed Korean: Our Stories 

Mixed Korean: Our Stories; From the heartbreaks of the Korean War, to the modern dilemmas facing mixed Koreans, comes a collection of stories that captures the unique essence of what it is to be a mixed Korean. Join anthology contributors for a reading from these incredible stories and a question and answer session. 

Date: April 27th, 2019 Saturday

Time: 1PM-3PM

Location: City College of San Francisco, Chinatown Center (808 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108)

Click HERE to RSVP!

 

 

20th Korean American National Sports Festival

 

The Korean American Sports National Festival is the largest sports event in the United States for the Korean community and is held every two years. This year, the 20th Festival will be held in Federal Way, Seattle and Tacoma.

The Korean American Sports National Festival was first established in 1981 in the city of Los Angeles and has been ongoing for 37 years. At this biennial event, we cultivate intellect, virtue, mutual respect, and cooperation in the 5,000 Korean American athletes, staff, and observers that attend. Through this sports festival, we strive to unify the Korean people by establishing the consciousness and identity of the Korean American community.

Date: June 21-23, 2019

Location: Federal way, Seattle and Tacoma

Website: http://www.kasa-wa.org/

 

 

 

Previous Events at KCI

 Free Kidney Disease Screening 

 

Korean Center, Inc(KCI) and the UC Berkeley Chapter of the Kidney Disease and Screening Awareness Program(KDSAP) are collaborating to host a free Kidney Disease Screening at KCI. In addition to providing free services like Blood Pressure Check, Blood Glucose Tes, BMW Test, and Urinalysis, we will be inviting physicians from Standford and UCSF for a free consultation with patients. It is open to the public and no health insurance or appointments are necessary. If you are interested in volunteering for the day, please contact springk@koreancentersf.org.

Date: March 16 (Sat), 2018

Time: 10AM-4PM

Location: Korean Center, Inc. (1362 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109)

Holiday Candle Making Class

Kids natural soy candle & Taegukgi ornament making

This special One-day class is offering students to learn about the Korean national flag and its meanings, then to make a Korean flag ornament using a refreshing Mt. Han-la fragrance!

It is a fun and unique way to learn about the Korean flag. Students will learn a basic technique of soy candle making and natural plaster ornament making. This class is for children 8 years old or older. A parent or guardian can stay and provide help during the class if needed.

Registration link: HERE

What you will take home: Korean flag ornament, 3 oz soy wax candle, 1 extra ornament. All nicely packed in a gift box!

Registration link: HERE

Price: $ 35/kid (we provide all materials)

Dates/Times: Choose one of the following

Dec. 3 (Mon) Dec. 4 (Tues) Dec. 5 (Wed) Dec. 6 (Thurs) Dec. 7 (Fri)
4:30 – 6:30PM  3:30 – 5:00PM 3:00 – 4:30 PM /  5:00 – 6:30 PM 5:00 – 6:30PM 3:00 – 4:30 PM
Dec. 10(Mon) Dec. 11(Tues) Dec. 12 (Wed) Dec. 13 (Thurs) Dec. 14 (Fri)
4:30 – 6:30PM  3:30 – 5:00PM 3:00 – 4:30 PM /  5:00 – 6:30 PM 5:00 – 6:30PM 3:00 – 4:30 PM

 

Adult class One day soy candle & dry flower ornament making class

Come join us for handmade natural soy candle and dry flower ornament making class. You will create a beautiful dry flower decorated soy candle and dry flower wreath with refreshing Mt. Han-la fragrance. This class is for people who are 12 years old or older.

Registration Link: HERE

What you will take home: 8 oz soy wax candle, 4 in dry flower wreath. All nicely packed in a gift box!

Price: $45 (we provide all materials)

Dates/Times: Choose one of the following

Dec. 3 (Mon) Dec. 4 (Tues) Dec. 5 (Wed) Dec. 6 (Thurs) Dec. 7 (Fri)

11:00 – 12:30PM

6:30 – 8:00PM

6:30PM-8:00 PM 11:00-12:30 PM   /6:45 – 8:15PM 6:45PM-8:15 PM 1:30 – 3:00 PM  / 5:30 -7:00PM

Dec. 10

Dec. 11 Dec. 12 Dec. 13 Dec.14

11:00 – 12:30PM

6:30 – 8:00PM

6:30PM-8:00 PM 11:00-12:30 PM   /6:45 – 8:15PM 6:45PM-8:15 PM 1:30 – 3:00 PM  

 

If you have any questions regarding the class, please contact Heesook Kim (heesook@koreancentersf.org)