September Mandarin Roundtables

Dear CAFAM community, Come and partake in fun and informal conversations in Mandarin. These Language Roundtables are open to all interested and to all levels of Mandarin Chinese. Free of charge. Due to Covid-19, please note that the following meetings are taking place via Zoom until further notice. For Zoom details, please email Viveca KwanContinue reading “September Mandarin Roundtables”

Upcoming Mandarin Roundtable, July 22nd

Dear CAFAM community, Come and partake in fun and informal conversations in Mandarin. These Language Roundtables are open to all interested and to all levels of Mandarin Chinese. Free of charge. Wednesday, July 22nd, from 12pm-1pm Due to Covid-19, please note that the following meetings are now taking place via Zoom until further notice. ForContinue reading “Upcoming Mandarin Roundtable, July 22nd”

Mandarin Roundtable June 10th and 24th

Dear CAFAM community, Come and partake in fun and informal conversations in Mandarin. These Language Roundtables are open to all interested and to all levels of Mandarin Chinese. Free of charge. Dates and times of upcoming meetings: – Wednesday June 10th from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. – Wednesday June 24th from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.Continue reading “Mandarin Roundtable June 10th and 24th”

Language Table Reminder February 12th and 26th

Dear CAFAM members, This month, February 12th and 26th, from 12pm-1pm, the Mandarin roundtable will be held at The Language Exchange, 75 Market Street, Suite 305 (3rd floor) in downtown Portland. These roundtables are open to all interested — members and non-members of CAFAM, students and non-students of The Language Exchange — and to allContinue reading “Language Table Reminder February 12th and 26th”

Chinese New Year Festival This Saturday 2/1

Dear CAFAM Members, On Saturday, February 1st The Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine (CAFAM) and the University of Southern Maine Confucius Institute will ring in the ‘Year of the Rat’ at the Westbrook Performing Arts Center, 471 Stroudwater Street in Westbrook. Here are some highlights of the very full day (10am – 3pm)Continue reading “Chinese New Year Festival This Saturday 2/1”

Reminder: Tai Chi at the Farmers Market

Dear CAFAM members, Come join CAFAM for Tai Chi at the Farmers Market on Saturdays for the second summer starting on July 20th. Tai chi is a mind-body exercise that is simultaneously easy to begin and near-impossible to perfect. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Tai Chi at the Farmers Market is an introductionContinue reading “Reminder: Tai Chi at the Farmers Market”

Date Change for Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants

Dear CAFAM members, In May, CAFAM sponsored a performance by Asian-American dance-rock band The Slants, led by Simon Tam, at the Space Gallery in Portland. The band is known not only for their music, but for winning the right to keep the name of their band in a legal case that went all the wayContinue reading “Date Change for Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants”

Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants

Dear CAFAM members, In May, CAFAM sponsored a performance by Asian-American dance-rock band The Slants, led by Simon Tam, at the Space Gallery in Portland. The band is known not only for their music, but for winning the right to keep the name of their band in a legal case that went all the wayContinue reading “Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants”

Language Table Reminder July 17

Dear CAFAM members, This month, July 17th, from 12pm-1pm, the Mandarin roundtable will be held at The Language Exchange, 75 Market Street, Suite 305 (3rd floor) in downtown Portland. These roundtables are open to all interested — members and non-members of CAFAM, students and non-students of The Language Exchange — and to all levels ofContinue reading “Language Table Reminder July 17”