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”

Maine Chinese Conference Oct. 25-26

Dear CAFAM Members, The annual Maine Chinese Conference will be held in Bangor at Husson University on October 25-26, 2019. This is a wonderful opportunity for educators, administrators and anyone interested in promoting Chinese language and culture. There will be numerous workshops, lectures, curriculum building seminars, special guests, exhibitors and even cooking demonstrations. CAFAM membersContinue reading “Maine Chinese Conference Oct. 25-26”