Welcome to homepage of the Alaska Chinese Association! We support the Chinese community in Anchorage, Alaska, and organize 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


February 2019

ACA is a major sponsor for this year Asian Cultural Night event. We invited National Taiwan University of Arts to perform on March 8 at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts in Anchorage.

We provide special discount for active ACA members! Buy one ticket at $20 and get one equal value ticket for free to the Asian Culture Night! Tickets can only be bought on Friday, March 1 at the Chinese school (4807 Northwood Dr, Anchorage), from 7-8 PM. Invite your friends and family members. This will be a memorable performance! Maximum 20 tickets total per member.

Don't forget to renew your 2019 membership to keep your member status current. Thanks.


January 2019

ACA will celebrate the year of Boar on February 3rd, 2019 at Anchorage East High School. The deadline for ACA scholarship is Friday, January 18th. Please read our newsletter for more infomation. Thanks.

December 2018

Due to a 7.0 earthquake on Friday, November 30 in Anchorage, all facilities in the school distrct are inaccessible until December 10. Therefore we have cancelled our Christmas potluck party originally scheduled on Saturday, December 8 at Asian Alaska Cultural Center. Sorry for the short notice. Thank you.


November 2018

2018 Christmas potluck party is scheduled on Saturday, December 8 at Asian Alaska Cultural Center. For detailed information, please read the news flyer. ACA's dragon and lion troupes are recruiting performers for the 2019 Chinese New Year performance. Anyone interested in joining the dragon troupe please contact Samson Ning at 907-440-7495. To join the lion troupe, please contact Hingjee Tan at 907-317-5307. Thanks.


September 2018

On Saturday, September 22, ACA will celebrate its 2018 Moon Festival. We are planning a talent show for the celebration. Anyone interested in participating the show please contact Samson Ning at 440-7495. Thanks.


August 2018

Chinese School Fall 2018 opens on Friday, September 7. This year's Moon Festival celebration is scheduled on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Please read the newsletter for details. Thanks.


May 2018

2018 Dragon Boat Festival celebration is scheduled on Sunday June 17. Please read the newsletter for detailed information about this event. Thanks.

April 2018

Our annual member meeting and election was held on Saturday, April 7. ACA treasurer, Dan Eck, presented the 2017-2018 financial report which was then approved by the members. We had a successful financial year with a positive net cash flow of $11,153.78 due to continued fund raising efforts and strong Chinese School enrollment.

Samson Ning and Tina Meiser were elected as President and Vice President respectively.

Newly elected board members include: Lai-Leng Tan, Jan Bronson, Steven McNicholas, Jianbing Wu, Haibin Guo, and Weifeng Dai.


March 2018

The annual meeting and board election is on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Members, please make sure your member status is current to be eligible to vote. Please renew your 2018 membership two weeks prior to the election. For more information please read the news flyer. Thanks.

February 2018

On Friday, February 16, Governor Bill Walker and the first lady of Alaska visited Alaska Chinese Association and its Yen Wulin Chinese School. This is the very first time in history a governor comes to meet Chinese school students, teachers and ACA board members. click the (link) to view the news by Xinhua Net news agent.


February 2018

Please join us to celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Dog on Sunday, February 18, 2018. Read the news flyer for this celebration details. Thanks.


January 2018

Chinese New Year of the Dog Celebration is on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at East Anchorage High School. Please read our newsletter to find more about this event. Thanks.


December 2017

The Chinese Women's Professional Hockey team will come to play in Anchorage between Jan 3 - Jan 6. The event is open to public. Please read the flyer if you are interested in Hockey games. The organizer is calling for local community support on interpretation, flag holder and anthem singers. They will also appreciate Chinese food during their stay. Please contact Samson Ning at samson.ning@gmail.com if you can help. Thank you!


November 2017

Happy Holiday Season! Our Christmas potluck party is on Saturday, December 9. Come and celebrate this joyous holiday with our Chinese community. Click and read the newsflyer for details.

Our dragon troupe is recruiting performers for the 2018 Chinese New Year performance. Practice will be from 3:00 - 5:00 pm on Sundays starting January 7th. Anyone interested in participating please contact Samson Ning at 440-7495. Thanks.


October 2017

The UAA Confucius Institute invites you to its free guest lecture - "Move Mountain or Move Home" which discusses the Chinese culture as to Westen culture- on Friday, October 20. Please read the news flyer for details. Thank you!


September 2017

2017 Mid-Autumn Festival celebration is scheduled on Saturday, October 7. Please read the news flyer for details. Thank you!


August 2017

Yen Wulin Chinese School will open on Semptember 8. Please read our newsletter for registration information. Also visit Chinese School website to learn more about school operation. Thanks.