Mandarin Roundtable August Dates & History

August Dates are held Wednesdays on ZOOM. For details, email Viveca Kwan at vtkwan@gmail.com. August 12, 12-1:00pm August 26, 12-1:00pm The Mandarin Roundtable has had a longstanding presence in the Greater Portland area for over 10 years as a Chinese language conversational forum. It is enjoyed by many new and faithful attendees who meet andContinue reading “Mandarin Roundtable August Dates & History”

Chinese Film Festival at Portland Museum of Art – Jan. 17-19, 2020

Dear CAFAM members, PMA Films and the Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine are proud to present a weekend featuring some of the most celebrated arthouse films from China in a rare chance to see them on a big screen. The movies include Long Day’s Journey Into Night (2018), Shadow (2018), Ash Is PurestContinue reading “Chinese Film Festival at Portland Museum of Art – Jan. 17-19, 2020”

Will China Save the Planet?

Dear CAFAM members, The World Affairs Council of Maine and the Chinese American Friendship Association of Maine will co-host an evening with Barbara Finamore, the author of “Will China Save the Planet”. Where: Wishcamper Center at 34 Bedford Street, Portland When: Tuesday, January 14th at 5:30pm Tickets: WAC/CAFAM members $20, General Public $25. Purchase TicketsContinue reading “Will China Save the Planet?”

Language Table Reminder

The Language Exchange partners with CAFAM (Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine) to offer a Mandarin roundtable led by Viveca Kwan, CAFAM member and Mandarin instructor at The Language Exchange. 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”

Language Table Reminder December 4th and 18th

Dear CAFAM members, Next month December 4, and 18th, 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 December 4th and 18th”

China-U.S.-Maine Law: Our Opportunities and Challenges

Dear CAFAM members, CHINA-U.S.-MAINE LAW: OUR OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES Wed. November 13th12:15-1:05PM, Bring Your Lunch MOOT COURTROOM, Law Building, USM Portland Professor Jeff Thaler will present a summary of what he learned as a Fulbright Specialist in China in August and September, and since then. He will also discuss how Maine Law and USM studentsContinue reading “China-U.S.-Maine Law: Our Opportunities and Challenges”

Language Table Reminder November 6th and 20th

Dear CAFAM members, Next month November 6th and 20th, 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 November 6th and 20th”