Category: Centre Updates

Sugar shack construction has begun! 0

Sugar shack construction has begun!

Exciting news! The sugar shack construction has begun in the maple forest at the International Centre. All interested craftsmen/women are welcome to come and help out when you can 🙂 Please … Read more…

QUINCE CHEESE FOR FLORIDA, BATCH TWO 0

QUINCE CHEESE FOR FLORIDA, BATCH TWO

After the big success of the first one, yesterday at the Southern European Centre we prepared a second batch of 42 tubs of Dulce de Membrillo (Quince Cheese), a fundraiser … Read more…

A warm welcome in Dunedin 0

A warm welcome in Dunedin

Andrew Hung received welcome gift basket from Lynn Wargo, President and member of Dunedin Chamber of Commerce. 

The program must go on … 0

The program must go on …

A morning-long power cut didn’t stop 61 participants continuing to benefit from a lok hup program at the International Centre. As the light darkened in the Quiet Cultivation Centre practice … Read more…

A Dragon Comes To Dunedin to Celebrate International Awareness Day 0

A Dragon Comes To Dunedin to Celebrate International Awareness Day

Free demonstrations, brunch, presentations from national and local dignitaries, and the unveiling of our fabulous Dragon Bike Rack marked Taoist Tai Chi® International Awareness Day on Thursday, August 13. The … Read more…

Let’s get the party started 1

Let’s get the party started

This year’s CIT week has begun at the International Centre in Canada with 547 participants being taught by Tony Kwong. As the hundreds of people arrived over the weekend they … Read more…

Update – International Center Florida 1

Update – International Center Florida

Construction on the new International Center Florida is at full speed. Workers are very busy making structural repairs and framing rooms in the Main Building called Building A.  Completion of … Read more…

International Center Florida – Quilt Fundraiser 0

International Center Florida – Quilt Fundraiser

Judy Lever-Duffy from the Key Largo/Miami Branch has generously donated a Florida themed quilt to raise money for the International Center. The quilt will be auctioned off at the November International Workshops … Read more…

A Golden Opportunity! 0

A Golden Opportunity!

Tooling Up for Restorations at the Fenway – an eventful morning! Kicking off the commencement  of our renovations of the Historic Fenway Hotel building in Dunedin, FL was the event of … Read more…

Let them eat cake … 0

Let them eat cake …

Staff and volunteers at the International Centre near Orangeville celebrated Canada Day in style with a barbecue dinner and red and white cupcakes followed by a bonfire party with fireworks. … Read more…

Summertime TLC at the International Centre 0

Summertime TLC at the International Centre

It’s hard to comprehend the thousands of volunteer hours that often go unnoticed behind the scenes including very unglamorous tasks like washing windows and window screens; and then there’s also … Read more…

Dunedin leaders visit us in Toronto 0

Dunedin leaders visit us in Toronto

A group of leaders from Dunedin, the site of our new International Centre in Florida, has visited us in Toronto. Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism president Marsha Eberhardt and … Read more…

A journey of a thousand miles starts with just one weed 0

A journey of a thousand miles starts with just one weed

Thanks to everyone who came to the International Centre’s Rhythm and Vines day early june to help weed our vineyards. About 30 people turned up over the day and there … Read more…

Three Religions Temple spruced up 0

Three Religions Temple spruced up

The outside of our Three Religions Temple at the International Centre near Orangeville has just been repainted in areas where the Canadian winters have taken their biggest toll since it … Read more…

Summer Tai Chi Week at the International Centre in Orangeville 1

Summer Tai Chi Week at the International Centre in Orangeville

Summer Tai Chi week is no longer the best-kept secret at the International Centre, Orangeville. 186 international participants had the opportunity to upgrade their Tai Chi in significant ways with … Read more…

Artifacts Found During Renovations at the Fenway 1

Artifacts Found During Renovations at the Fenway

June 16,2015  Today we uncovered two pieces of historical data during our renovations. One, a letter written on September 25, 1925 to an old friend who was coming to Clearwater, Florida … Read more…

The Making of an Artistic Dragon Bike Rack- Fenway Update 4

The Making of an Artistic Dragon Bike Rack- Fenway Update

Dunedin Artistic Bike Rack Collection Continues To Grow with the emergence of the Chinese dragon bike rack created by local metal artist and arc welder, Bill Coleman, in red below. … Read more…

International Center – Fenway Update 1

International Center – Fenway Update

Today the 5 acre International Center – Fenway property received a makeover in preparation for the start of interior and exterior framing. A 6 foot construction fence now surrounds the “A” … Read more…

Tai Chi Sword at the International Centre in Florida 1

Tai Chi Sword at the International Centre in Florida

The International Centre in Florida hosted its first Tai Chi Sword Workshop with 114 participants. Over the three days, the workshop participants enjoyed practicing the Sword set both indoors and outdoors. … Read more…

Update from the International Center Florida 0

Update from the International Center Florida

The Plan The new International Center is a five acre property made up of four structures. The main building, at the Fenway, called  Building “A” will have a grand lobby, meeting … Read more…

Seniors’ Week at the International Centre, May 11-15, 2015 0

Seniors’ Week at the International Centre, May 11-15, 2015

For five days, under the leadership of Verity Rolfe, we discovered our centres, learned to look far, and pressed and balanced our way through don-yus, tor-yus, snakes and several moves. … Read more…

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