On the second night of our stay at Beijing no 27 school, hosting students, our students and staff, family members and several staff from no 27 were treated to a school evening reception. A number of welcome speeches were made.
The evening was hosted by the Secretary and chaired by Eric, a Mongolian student who also acted as interpreter for us all.
A selection of traditional Chinese musical instruments were demonstrated by skilled Chinese students.
Australian students were able to attempt playing the instruments. An evening banquet meal was enjoyed by us all.