Let’s face it, you probably aren’t going anywhere over the CNY, so why not make the most of it and do a spring cleaning of your bookshelves. Shanghai Mamas will be hosting the popular book swap once again in March where we will swap books from baby through to adult categories. We need some book … Continued
The Shanghai Mamas Book Club has been actively meeting since 2010. We meet monthly to discuss the selected book, drink a little, eat a little, and laugh a whole bunch! The group is casual, so it’s not a requirement to read the book to join us, but we do have lively discussions that may originate … Continued
Start the new year with Shanghai Mamas and join one of the neighbourhood coffee mornings. See updated locations in the flyer below (note a few temporary locations) and scan QR to join the dedicated coffee morning groups.
Thanks to The Christmas Collective (courtesy of ShMamas Sarah Krasicki and Janette Seach) for curating the best of Shanghai Christmas, from events, food and gift giving! Join the Christmas group to keep updated with the latest happenings through to the end of the year. To be added into one of the Christmas groups, add Sarah Krasicki (Wechat: … Continued
2020 truly has been a year like no other, for reasons both good and bad (bad being a huge understatement, obviously). As we enter our 15th year, the Executive Committee took a moment to reflect upon this year at our recent strategy planning day, and we wanted to share some of our thoughts and feelings with you all. … Continued
By Susan Gasparotto Who are we? Shanghai Mamas is a diverse community of thriving international families in Shanghai connecting daily on and offline for peer-to-peer recommendations, advice and community. Many parents cite Shanghai Mamas as their key source to finding their niche in the city, making lifelong friends, and managing the day to day confusion … Continued
A recent casual conversation about books at the Downtown Coffee Morning led to Vicki Li and fellow Shanghai Mamas to organising a Book Swap last weekend in Xuhui. There were over 1000 books available for “swap” in all age ranges including baby picture books, toddler early readers, tween and adult. Vicki hosted the swap on … Continued