On May 14, Guiyang held a plenary session of the Steering Committee for Spiritual Civilization Construction. During the session, Culture Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy was awarded the title of Guiyang 2018 Advanced Unit for Construction of Spiritual Civilization, and Sun Jinfang, member of the secretarial staff, was entitled Advanced Individual.
It is known that on March 20 and March 21, 2019, the Office of the Spiritual Civilization Development Steering Commission of the CPC announced the evaluation results of National Civilized City and the ideological and moral construction of minors in 2018. Guiyang scored full marks in the latter evaluation, ranking the first with 14 other provincial capitals and sub-provincial cities, and ranked the 12th among the 28 provincial capitals and sub-provincial cities in the former evaluation.
Confucius Academy was completed on September 28, 2012 and opened to the public on January 1, 2013. Over the past six years, Confucius Academy has meticulously created a series of cultural experience brand activities such as “Our Festival”, “Singing Poems and Music on Xishan”, “Xishan Books” and “Confucius Academy Four Rites”, which are widely popularized among the general public. Confucius Academy adheres to hold public welfare lectures on traditional culture on weekends and holidays. Up to now, 692 lectures have been delivered. Confucius Academy, the Organization Department of Provincial Party Committee and Provincial Party School jointly organized the “Lecture on History and Culture for Leading Cadres in Guizhou Province”. Up to now, 32 sessions have been held. In addition, Confucius Academy cooperates with the municipal education department to carry out “New Six Arts” (music, chess, calligraphy, painting, poetry, and rites) training and traditional cultural experience activities for primary and secondary school students in the city, actively spreading mainstream values.