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”

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”