Hi Shanghai Haas Alumni,


This is a last reminder of our MPD this Sunday, and the weather will be HOT with some sprinkled showers … perfect for swimming!  We have 5+ families and a couple of sans-family alumni confirmed already (20 people so far, large and small).  We would love to have some more single alumni to join us (and convince yourself to either join the family crowd or stay single longer ;-).  Here are the details:


Event:  Mega Play Date (MPD) Brunch & Swimming

Date:  Sunday, July 3, 2011 (American Independence Day)

Time:  11:30 AM – 6:00 PM (come and go as your schedule permits)

Place:  Le Meridien Sheshan 世茂佘山艾美酒店 (Reservation under Berkeley-Haas/Ann)

(http://www.starwoodhotels.com/lemeridien/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1944&language=zh_CN&localeCode=zh_CN, Sheshan stop of Subway Line 9)

RSVPhaas.shanghai@gmail.com by June 29th with # of attendees

Cost:  365 RMB (no champagne) or 458 RMB (with champagne) per adult including tax, 184 RMB per child age 3-12

More info & Contacts: Ann Hsu @ 138-1657-0600, Ted Hartnell @ 135-0186-1904


If you need a ride or can offer a ride, please let us know.  We will also have free “shuttle service” from Sheshan stop of Subway Line 9.


Also thanks to our alum Frank Lin of Affordable Luxury Network (ALN), we have an exclusive offer to stay overnight at the Sheshan Sofitel down the street from Le Meridien:


ALN Exclusive Sofitel Sheshan Oriental Package 

– Luxury Room (43sqm)

– Buffet breakfast for two

– Private balcony

– Sofitel MyBed and Pillow menu

– 42 inch LCD TV

– Separate rain shower

– ALN Rate: RMB 999 (pre-payment required)

– To book, please call ALN at 400-691-8030


This is 33% off their own website price of RMB 1507 for Luxury Room with two breakfast. If people are interested, we can probably extend it for the following weekends as well.


Looking forward to seeing everyone there.  If you can’t make it, Happy 4th of July!!



Family Events Committee: Ted & Ann

Rest of the HAN-Shanghai Organizers: Louisa, Sharon, Laurie, Ellon, & Jonathan