Clubs & Associations

American Center for Educational Exchange (ACEE)
Centre for educational exchanges between China and the US. See website for detailed information. At Jing Guang Center, 28th Floor, Hujialou, Chaoyang Qu, 100020 Beijing.
Canadians in China
Networking and social group for Canadians in Beijing. See website for detailed information.
Ultimate Matchmaking Service
Seventy Thirty is the ultimate boutique matchmaking service, with a wealth of experience in matching thousands of members with partners from our international membership comprising of men and women of affluence and influence.
Translators Association of China
Professional association of translators. At 24 Baiwanzhuang Str., Xicheng District, Beijing 100037.
U.S. China Yachting Association
Organisation which promotes international sailing events and exchanges between the US and China. See website for details.
Foreign Correspondents Club of China
Group of clubs for foreign correspondents and journalists, some of which are members open and some are open to the public. See website for more information.
Beijing Playhouse
English community theatre with productions performed in English with Chinese subtitles. New members always welcome. At Balizhuang 100025 Chaoyang 5 Houbalizhuang, Yew Chung Intl School, East gate of Honglingjin Park, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Fenxing Fencing Club (Fenxing jijian julebu)
Chinas first first privately owned and managed fencing club with over 100 members from young children to adults. At Sports Museum, East Gate of National Olympic Sports Centre, Beijing.
Caledonian Society of Beijing
Official Beijing group for Caledonians. Regular social events including Scottish dancing, St Andrews Ball and Burns Night. See website for full details.
Beijing Latino
Social group for Ibero Latino-American people living in Beijing which organises regular social events. To subscribe send an email with your details.
Beijing Foodies
Club for foodies which meets on the first Sunday of the month at a different location in the Chaoyang District.
Beijing Climbing Club
Organises regular rock climbing trips for climbers of all abilities in and around Beijing. The group meets meets weekly to practice at the citys indoor climbing walls.
Beijing Improv
Bilingual improvisational fun workshops held weekly for all levels from beginner. See website for details of current locations.
China Culture Salon / East and West Studio
Salon which promotes Chinese art and culture through workshops, lectures, demos on Chinese antiques, calligraphy and painting. At Lama Temple and Guozijian, 10 Wudaoying Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing.
Australian Wine Club of China
Wine buffs club where members regularly visit Beijings top restaurants. New members welcome. Monthly newsletter for members. At Rm 8-2308, Dongya International Apartments, Guangshun Dajie, Wangjing, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Beijing American Club
Private club for which organises business, social and recreational events for international business executives and their families. At 28/F, China Resource Building, Jianguomen Beidajie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Africa Gate
Group which promotes African culture and organises cultural exchanges and events including music and dance performances, African drums and dance courses.
AustCham Kooka Networking
Informal networking and socialising group which meets on the last Friday of the month at the Aria Restaurant, China World Hotel. See website for more information.
ANZA - Australia and New Zealand Association
Social support and networking group for Australians and New Zealanders in Beijing.
Beijing Organic Consumers Association
Yahoo Group for Beijing residents concerned about consuming organic foods and sourcing food responsibly.
Club Football
Amateur football club with womens and mens teams. New members welcome. At Unit A212, Door 3, Zone A1, Zhaowei Huadeng Plaza, Zhaowei Building 51, 14 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District,100016 Beijing.
Caribbean Association in China
Non-profit group which provides support for the Caribbean community in Beijing and the rest of China.
International Festival Chorus (IFC)
International choir with members from over 20 different which performs classical works from Mozart to Rachmaninoff in multiple languages. New members welcome.
CnAdventure Outdoor Club
Organises hiking and camping trips in the outer suburbs of Beijing. New members always welcome. See website for details.
China Fly Fisherman
Group which promotes fly fishing in China open to newcomers and experienced fishermen. The group meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at Franks Place, Jiangtai Xilu, (west of Rosedale Hotel in Lido area), Beijing.
Beijing International Festival Choir
Amateur choir which performs Western classical music several times a year at the Forbidden City Concert Hall. There is also a childrens choir and a chamber choir. See website for more information.
Beijing Outdoor Adventure Club
Group of explorers (all ages and fitness levels) which organises bike tours, hikes and outdoor adventures in and around Beijing.
British Chamber of Commerce
Independent, membership-based organisation providing connectivity for British business in China. At Room 1001, The British Centre, China Life Tower 16 Chaoyangmenwai Dajie, 100020 Beijing.
International Friendship Football Club
Amateur football club which plays local league matches from September until June. Players of all skill levels welcome. At Wangjing, Nanhuxiyuan, Bldg.128-Office 203, Chaoyang District, 100102 Beijing.