Chinese Consulate Staff in Portland to Assist Chinese Citizens with Passports

Dear CAFAM members, The Chinese Consulate in New York City will have representatives in Portland on June 4th to assist Chinese citizens living in Maine with passports, travel permits and health certificates. The following types of applications will be accepted: 1) Applications for passport renewals for currently valid passports that will expire within 12 monthsContinue reading “Chinese Consulate Staff in Portland to Assist Chinese Citizens with Passports”

Chinese Dragon Boat Races

Dear CAFAM members, Come with a CAFAM group to enjoy the Chinese Dragon Boat Races on the Charles River in Cambridge, MA, on Sunday, June 9th. We will be traveling via a Concord Coach Co. bus from the Portland Transportation Center on Thompson’s Point in Portland on the 8:15 bus (there’s also a 9:15Continue reading “Chinese Dragon Boat Races”

The Slants: Musical Performance and Discussion

Dear CAFAM members, We are excited to be sponsoring a musical performance and discussion featuring Asian American dance rock band The Slants, including a talk by the band’s founder Simon Tam. The Slants are known not only for their music, but for winning their landmark U.S. Supreme Court case involving trademark and First Amendment issuesContinue reading “The Slants: Musical Performance and Discussion”