Leave your books with Shanghai Mamas!

Leaving Shanghai and need to lighten the shipment home? Leave your pre-loved books with us for future book lovers, young and adult, to enjoy. Shanghai Mamas has previously hosted four successful Book “Swap and Shops” (Click here to read about our latest book swap). We invite anyone departing Shanghai to contribute books for future book swappers to enjoy by … Continued

Emotional support available at ELG

By ELG team     With the continued rise of COVID-19 cases and the extended period of lockdown in Shanghai, we understand the critical need is to support each other during this period. ELG has now launched two types of online services: Online Workshop for Group Training – School Support and Online Counseling Services for … Continued

CCS Keeps the Community Connected

As we are all going through the Shanghai city-wide COVID lockdown together, we want to share with you a few of the services that Community Center Shanghai is coordinating to assist you during this challenging time.  We understand the anxiety, fear, and confusion that you may be experiencing at the moment and encourage everyone to … Continued

E-learning Journeys at HQIS

By Shanghai Hong Qiao International School (HQIS)      This past month has marked the beginning of E-Learning, and everything has been even smoother than expected. All of our staff, teachers, and students knew what to do, the online platforms and lesson plans were ready, and all the scheduled classes and activities took place regularly. During the past … Continued

Online Learning at Britannica

By Britannica Shanghai   As we near the end of the third week of online learning, there is much to celebrate. Our teachers have made the rapid transition to delivering lessons online, doing all that they can to ensure continuity and stability for our children. Students have shown remarkable resilience, independence and maturity while settling … Continued

Book Lovers Reunite for the Shanghai Mamas Book Swap

Shanghai booklovers reunited once again for the Shanghai Mamas Book swap event. Over 3000 books were dropped, swapped, and donated for our March event. The book swap, which was started 2 years ago at coffee morning, has exponentially grown and we love seeing the community come together for the genuine passion of reading.     … Continued