The Confucius Classroom at Wigan & Leigh College offers a Chinese culture experience in the local community.

FREE Chinese lessons to suit all abilities are on offer as well as tai chi lessons and workshops including Chinese food, folk art, calligraphy, painting and handcrafting.

Chinese New Year Celebration are on Saturday, 1 February 2020.There will be a dragon dance and martial arts in Wigan Town Centre's Grand Arcade and workshops at Museum of Wigan Life.

Confucius Classroom* offers the following:

(1) Chinese Language Regular Lessons

A. Beginner Level of Chinese

Every Tuesday 5.30pm - 7.00pm

B. Elementary Level of Chinese

Every Wednesday 3.30pm - 5.00pm

C. Intermediate level of Chinese

Every Wednesday 5.30pm -7.00pm

D. Advanced Level of Chinese

Every Tuesday 5.30pm -7.00pm

(2) Tai chi Regular Lessons

Every Tuesday 12.00noon - 1.00pm

(3) Chinese Cultural Experience Workshops

Every Wednesday 2.00pm - 3.00pm


  • Chinese calligraphy, painting and folk art
  • Chinese food and Kung fu tea
  • Chinese handcraft
  • China Town tourism

*School for Arts - Room 109

**All of the Chinese cultural workshops can be experienced in our regular Chinese lessons.

FREE Chinese Lessons, tai chi and culture workshops all year round. If you're interested call 01942 761541 to book or for more information.