Language Table Reminder June 12th and 26th

Dear CAFAM members, This month, June 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 June 12th and 26th”

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. https://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/40th-annual-boston-dragon-boat-festival 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”

Language Table Reminder May 8th and 29th

Dear CAFAM members, Next month, May 8th and 29th, 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 May 8th and 29th”

Language Table Reminder April 10th and 24th

Dear CAFAM members, This month, April 10th and 24th, 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 April 10th and 24th”

Attention: Mandarin & Cantonese Interpreters!

Dear CAFAM members, House of Languages, a Portland-based translation and interpretation agency, has an ongoing need for interpreters proficient in English and Mandarin, Cantonese, or other Chinese dialects. If you are interested, please visit their website: http://www.houseoflanguages.com for more information. You may also email your inquiry or application to: questions(at)houseoflanguages.com.

Language Table Reminder March 3/13 & 3/27

Dear CAFAM members, This month, March 13th and 27th, 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 March 3/13 & 3/27”

Chinese New Year parade in Bangor

Dear CAFAM members: We are glad that some of you were able to come to our celebration on Saturday. If you’re looking for a chance to keep celebrating, here is a message from our Bangor community friends: This Saturday (Feb. 9th) Maine China Network will be hosting our 8th Chinese New Year Parade at BangorContinue reading “Chinese New Year parade in Bangor”