China http://wvxu.org en Threads of Heaven Exhibit at the Taft Museum http://wvxu.org/post/threads-heaven-exhibit-taft-museum <p><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></p><p><em>The Threads of Heaven: Silken Legacy of China’s Last Dynasty </em>exhibit is now on display at the <a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org/" target="_blank">Taft Museum of Art</a>. The exhibit illustrates the culture of the Qing dynasty and the final days of empire in China through more than 100 rarely seen items, including imperial silk robes, hats, fans, sleeve bands, rank badges, jewelry, shoes, and wall hangings. Lisa Morrisette, Taft Museum <em>manager of School and Docent Programs, gives us an idea of some of the many beautiful pieces on display.&nbsp; Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 24210 at http://wvxu.org Threads of Heaven Exhibit at the Taft Museum China moves into the retirement business with Greater Cincinnati advice http://wvxu.org/post/china-moves-retirement-business-greater-cincinnati-advice <P></P> <P>The CEO of <A href="http://www.cedarvillage.org/">Cedar Village Retirement Community </A>in Mason, Carol Silver Elliott, is the only U.S. representative&nbsp;at the <A href="http://bcecc.be/documents/Business-plan-for-2013-China-Ageing-Industry-Summit-Forum-1-_20130208164022.pdf">China Aging Industry Summit Forum</A> this week&nbsp;in Shanghai.</P> <P>The Deerfield Township woman was invited to give an overview of aging services in the U.S, in part because she serves on two national boards.</P> <P><STRONG>She'll talk about</STRONG>:</P> <UL> <LI>&nbsp;Older U.S. Fri, 17 May 2013 13:58:32 +0000 Ann Thompson 12426 at http://wvxu.org China moves into the retirement business with Greater Cincinnati advice