Moon Festival 2015

Join us as we celebrate the Moon Festival! Also known as the Mid-Autumn Festival, this annual Chinese holiday marks the harvest moon and is a time for family gatherings and eating moon cakes.

When: Saturday, September 26, 2015; 4-7 pm

Where: Woodfords Congregational Church, 202 Woodford St., Portland, Maine

Please bring a dish to share. Moon cakes and drinks will be provided. Enjoy festive entertainment, including music, poetry and more.images

CAFAM Moon Festival Sept 17

Dear CAFAM members,

Please mark your calendars:

Our annual Mid-Autumn Festival (Moon Festival) potluck is scheduled for Saturday, September 17, at Woodfords Church in Portland, from 5:00 to 7:30 pm. More

CAFAM day at the ball game – 2011

You may remember that one evening last summer we had a block of seats at Hadlock Field to watch the Portland Sea Dogs play.  They had three Chinese players on the team.  It was a great time.

Chih-Hsien Chiang

Che-Hsuan Lin

So we’re doing it again!  We have a block of 30 tickets for the July 15 evening game against the New Britain Rock Cats.  New Britain has acquired one of the Chinese players we saw last year (Ray Chang).  The Sea Dogs retain the two outfielders from Taiwan (see right).

Portland also has a player of Chinese/Japanese descent.  Our seats couldn’t be better: 3 rows directly behind home plate.

For tickets, send check made out to “CAFAM” to Gary Libby, PO Box 7227, Portland ME 04112.  They cost $7 each (children and adult).

Who We Are

The Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine provides forums and outreach to promote awareness of and appreciation for Chinese culture. We promote friendship between non-Chinese Americans, Chinese-Americans, and Chinese people, whether from the People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, or elsewhere.

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