Welcome to homepage of the Alaska Chinese Association (ACA). We are an organization based in Anchorage, Alaska, which supports the local Chinese community and organizes cultural events and activities for the general community of Anchorage. We also maintain a Chinese school to foster cultural appreciation in students of all ages.
News and Updates
November 25th, 2013
Happy Holidays From the ACA!
The November newsletter has been released with information on the upcoming Christmas party, Chinese New Year Celebration, and Affordable Care Act Workshop. Download the newsletter for details.
November 23rd, 2013
Mr. Shelan Fan, Father of Tony & Tracy Fan the owner of China Lights passed away sadly on 11/18/13.
The Memorial service will be on Sunday 11/24/13 from 3pm to 6pm, service starts at 5pm at Evergreen Memorial Chapel downtown 737 E street Anchorage, Alaska. Let's give our support to the family.
October 28th, 2013
Calligraphy Master Show
A devoted artist, Harrison Xinshin Tu (born in 1950, Suzhou, China) has created numerous works of calligraphy, many of which have been selected for exhibition in the United States, Japan, Korea and Singapore. Mr Tu has consistently received high recognition and strong reviews. Two of his calligraphy artworks are in the permanent collection and now exhibiting in the Denver Art Museum.
UAA/APU Consortium Library Room 307
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
October 19th, 2013
It is with sadness that our ACA member Mrs. QingMei Zhang has passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at the age of 65. Below is the service information if you wish to attend:
Evergreen Memorial Chapel
737 E St Anchorage, AK 99501
Viewing : 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Memorial Service: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Refreshment after the service at:
Anchorage Chinese Gospel Church
4025 W 88th Ave Anchorage, AK 99502
October 1st, 2013
Photos of Teacher Day 2013 have been posted. Please take a look at them, over in the Teacher Day 2013 Photo Album. Thank you!
September 15th, 2013
Moon Festival Celebration
Photos of the 2013 Moon Festival celebration have been posted. Please take a look at them, over in the Moon Festival 2013 Photo Album. Thank you!
August 30th, 2013
Moon Festival Celebration is on September 15
Please Join us to celebrate this Chinese traditional Autumn Festival. Download the news flyer for information about the event activities.
August 13th, 2013
The August 2013 Newsletter Has Been Posted!
Please download the newsletter for information about the Alaska Chinese School Fall Registration event and the upcoming Moon Festival in September.
July 30th, 2013
In Memory of Jon Ah You.
On August 5th at Wendy Williamson there will be a taiko concert performed by Tomodachi Daiko and Chokama, their sister taiko group from Tokyo. The concert will be dedicated to Jon Ah You. Tickets are on sale at both Sagaya stores. Jon was very active with this taiko group and was supposed to be one of the MC's for this concert.
June 20, 2013
In Memory of Jon Ah You.
Mr. Jon Ah You has been a dedicated member of the Alaska Chinese Association for many years, he always came to help in our major events like Chinese New Year and Summer Camp. He will be missed greatly by us and it’s a big loss to our community.
Our deepest condolence to Judith Mack and family. His memorial service will be next Monday on 6/24/13 from 6pm to 9pm at the Hill Top Ski Chalet. Please come and show support for the family.
-Mr. Kurt Wong
May 15, 2013
A Celebration of this year Dragon Boat Festival is scheduled on Sunday, June 9. Zong zi will be served at lunch. To bring this holiday more fun, we plan to make this traditional Chinese gourmet in AACC kitchen. If you know how to make Zong zi or would like to learn the how, please join us on Saturday, June 8. Read newsletter for details.
February 18, 2013
Photos from the Chinese New Year event have been added to the website! You can view the album here.
January 13, 2013
The ACA will celebrate the Year of the Snake during our Chinese New Year Celebration on Sunday, February 10th at East Anchorage High School (map). Please read News Flyer for Details. Hope to see you there!
November 21, 2012
On Saturday, December 8. ACA will host a Christmas potluck party at the Asian Alaskan Cultural Center between 6:00pm and 9:00 pm. Details about this event can be found from our newsletter. Please mark your calendar, and we look forward to seeing you at the event.