A Mission of Bridging the Peoples of Minnesota and China
USCPFA-MN is dedicated to developing and strengthening friendship and understanding between the peoples of the United States and China.
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APPLY BY June 26 for USCPFA Educational Tour to China, October 19-29, 2015. For details send email to firstname.lastname@example.org and for tour application and brochure click here.
June 28 (Act I) and August 9 (Act II): Join the Chinese Heritage Foundation for a luncheon and discussion of Dream of the Red Chamber in anticipation of the Fall 2016 world premiere production of CHF’s Dream of the Red Chamber Opera by the San Francisco Opera. RSVP by June 22 send email to email@example.com
July 11 & 12, 2015 Join the USCPFA-MN Dragon Boat Team and row a real Dragon Boat at the Phalen Park Dragon Festival. Click here for details. Stop by the USCPFA-MN booth and say “hi!” Join the team by June 26 by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org
July 16-18, 2015: Sister Cities International Conference in Minneapolis. Volunteers needed. Sign up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a48a9aa23a2fb6-volunteers
July 19, 2015: Minneapolis Sister City Day; 1-5 p.m. Nicollet Island Pavilion. Celebrate the Minneapolis-Harbin sister relationship. Details: http://www.minneapolis.org/sistercitiesday
September 11-13, 2015: USCPFA National Convention in Atlanta. Members can attend. Convention website: www.uscpfa-national2015.org
September 27, 2015: Chinese Moon Festival
Be sure to check the new website for the MN China Friendship Garden Society
Members may be interested in reading an article by Gary Erickson, “Kaolin: From Ancient Porcelains to Nanocomposites,” published in Elements. Click here.
Learn about China. Eat Chinese Food. Make new friends.
Join us for China-related activities, including our annual Chinese New Year Banquet, educational lectures, the annual Passage to China event at the Mall of America, special dinners with visiting delegations from China, specialized trips to China, and more.