Chinese Opera

Dear CAFAM members, The USM School of Music and Confucius Institute welcome a troupe of professional actors and musicians to give a performance of Chinese opera. The program will feature Beijing opera excerpts, including movement and music, traditional Chinese instruments, and lively Chinese folk songs. Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019 Time: 8:00 p.m. Where: WestbrookContinue reading “Chinese Opera”

Language Table Reminder October 9th and 23rd

Dear CAFAM members, Next month, October 9th and 23rd, 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 October 9th and 23rd”

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival this Saturday CORRECTION

Dear CAFAM members, Come join CAFAM and the USM Confucius Institute at our joint Moon Festival on Saturday, September 7th beginning at 4:00p.m. at the Woodfords Club, 179 Woodford Street, in Portland. This is a potluck dinner so please bring some food to share. There will be Mooncakes and tea tasting to enjoy along withContinue reading “Mid-Autumn Moon Festival this Saturday CORRECTION”

Mid Autumn Moon Festival this Friday

Dear CAFAM members, Come join CAFAM and the USM Confucius Institute at our joint Moon Festival on Saturday, September 7th beginning at 4:00p.m. at the Woodfords Club, 179 Woodford Street, in Portland. This is a potluck dinner so please bring some food to share. There will be Mooncakes and tea tasting to enjoy along withContinue reading “Mid Autumn Moon Festival this Friday”

Language Table Reminder September 11th and 25th

Dear CAFAM members, This month, September 11th and 25th, 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 September 11th and 25th”

Language Table Reminder August 21

Dear CAFAM members, This month, August 21st, 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 all levels ofContinue reading “Language Table Reminder August 21”

Reminder: Tai Chi at the Farmers Market

Dear CAFAM members, Come join CAFAM for Tai Chi at the Farmers Market on Saturdays for the second summer starting on July 20th. Tai chi is a mind-body exercise that is simultaneously easy to begin and near-impossible to perfect. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Tai Chi at the Farmers Market is an introductionContinue reading “Reminder: Tai Chi at the Farmers Market”

Date Change for Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants

Dear CAFAM members, In May, CAFAM sponsored a performance by Asian-American dance-rock band The Slants, led by Simon Tam, at the Space Gallery in Portland. The band is known not only for their music, but for winning the right to keep the name of their band in a legal case that went all the wayContinue reading “Date Change for Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants”

Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants

Dear CAFAM members, In May, CAFAM sponsored a performance by Asian-American dance-rock band The Slants, led by Simon Tam, at the Space Gallery in Portland. The band is known not only for their music, but for winning the right to keep the name of their band in a legal case that went all the wayContinue reading “Maine Public Radio talk and performance by the Slants”