Upcoming Lecture

Dear CAFAM members,

Next Tuesday, March 4th, There will be a lecture on the History of Portland’s Chinese Restaurants presented by CAFAM Board Member Gary Libby.

It starts at 12:00pm at the Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St, Portland. Cost is free.

Attorney, amateur historian, author, and former Maine Historical Society trustee, Gary Libby, will talk about his long history of researching and publishing on Maine’s Chinese community, as part of special programming relating to Maine Restaurant Week. Gary will share history and collection highlights from the variety of Chinese restaurants that have existed in Portland over the years.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Who We Are

The Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine provides forums and outreach to promote awareness of and appreciation for Chinese culture. More.


Some rights reserved. Please share content responsibly. Banner image: Peonies, Yun Shouping (1633–1690), Public Domain via Wikipedia Commons. Produced by The Compass LLC.

Subscribe by email