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Here at the HCC we host many events which encourage Chinese and American friends to gather together for socializing and networking. Some of our events occur weekly or monthly, and others are special one-time only events. Check out our Event & Program calendar to see what's happening now -- we'd love to see you!

Upcoming Events

Nov
18
06:00
PM

Friendship Meal

November: Rob Stadler presenting High and low-confidence science of evolution It's the year of guest speakers! The goal of our free monthly meals are for Chinese and Americans to get to know each other over a meal served by two churches who sponsor the food and build a community throughout the year. Every meal has a theme, activity, children's program, prize giveaways, announcements, and discussion time. Come join us as we explore Chinese, American, and Christian culture together. November's guest speaker,<span...

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Nov
23
09:00
AM

Thanksgiving Hosting

Join an American family for Thanksgiving! Thursday, November 23 If you've never been hosted before, this is an exciting opportunity! If you have been hosted, please reach out to your host family to see if they have plans! American host families are eager to get to know you on Thanksgiving! Experience not only friendship, but family and American traditions, and of course, a wonderful meal. Learn more about the origins of the holiday and remember all for which...

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Nov
30
02:00
PM

Operation Christmas Child 儿童圣诞节礼物行动

Want an opportunity to volunteer? 想拥有一个特别的志愿者经历吗? Thursday, November 30 Want more of the American experience? There is no better way than to volunteer! Come volunteer with us at the Operation Christmas Child processing center where together we will repack shoeboxes to be sent to children all over the...

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Dec
8
07:00
PM

Christmas Concert

Calvary Church Christmas Concert in the community! Friday, December 8 Enjoy a Christmas concert at a partner church and experience the meaning and power of Christmas. The stories of the first Christmas reveal people who leaned into the promises of God&mdash;these people grasped God&rsquo;s amazing plan and their lives were transformed! They went on to live with great faith, joy, and peace because of God&rsquo;s goodness and...

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Dec
9
09:00
AM

Christmas Cookie Bake 圣诞饼干烘焙

You are invited to HCC for a Christmas cookie bake with our volunteers! Saturday, December 9th, the doors will be open and the downstairs kitchen ready for making some treats! Space is limited so let us know you're coming soon! Please bring $3 for lunch and a jar or container to take home your treats! Register here if you would like to come.

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Jan
1
04:30
PM

Hot Pot Party

Warm up with HCC and celebrate a new year! Monday, January 1 Want to meet new friends? Registration: Opens December 1st. Join us at HCC for our second annual New Year Hot Pot Party during winter break. We want to celebrate a new year together, and we can do it staying warm! Bring ingredients, a hot pot, and friends! This is a good escape from the cold and winter. The cooking begins at 4:30 PM. Please register so we have an idea of how many hot pots and how much to prepare. Where: 1407 Cleveland...

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Jan
27
05:00
PM

Downhill Skiing

Let's hit the slopes! Saturday, January 27 Registration opening soon This is one of our favorite and most popular events! We are excited to head to Hyland Hills Ski Area for another winter adventure! Won't you join us for downhill skiing, hot chocolate, and a great night view of the downtown Minneapolis skyline? Hyland offers a beginner's hill so that you can practice! It's short and not fast, so you can gain...

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Feb
11
12:00
PM

Ice Fishing

Enjoy a Minnesotan winter activity: Ice Fishing Sunday, February 11 Registration coming soon Minnesota doesn't close down in winter but offers opporunities to enjoy many winter sports and activities. Join HCC in learning how to ice fish at a park only fifteen minutes away. Disucss equipment and basic ice and cold water safety before trying your luck at one Minnesota's favorite winter pastimes. Time: Sunday,...

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Jun
1
08:00
AM

Chicago Weekend Trip

Let's Head to Windy City! Friday, June 1 through Monday, June 4. Join us for our 5th trip to Chicago! HCC is creating a Chicago Tour over Memorial Day weekend and we are inviting you along! What would you like to see in Chicago? Tell us in this very short, three question poll! Why go with HCC? We're offering a discounted package that will save...

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