2004 Calendar of Events

January

Wednesday, January 7, 2004
So Many Associations in Chinatown
7:00pm

January 30 – May 15, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

February

January 30 – May 15, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

Febuary 7 & 8, 2004
Spring Festival

March

January 30 – May 15, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

March 4-11
22ND ANNUAL SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL ASIAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL- AMC Kabuki 8 Theatres and the Castro Theatre in San Francisco

March 19-21
22ND ANNUAL SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL ASIAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL – Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley, and March 19-21 at the Camera 3 Cinemas in San Jose

April

January 30 – May 15, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

April 10, 2:00pm
Him Mark Lai: The People’s Historian
Documentary Film Premiere
CCC Auditorium
Admission Free

May

January 30 – June 5, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

May 5, 2004, 7:00pm
Lecture: Dragon Boat: From Ancient Legend to Olympic Sport
By Gordon Lew and Hans Wu – President, California Dragon Boat Association
CCC Community Room
Free for members, $5 for non-members

May 8, Evening
A Night In Old Shanghai
Film screening: Centre Stage
Reception: Remy Martin tasting and Shanghainese Food
CCC Auditorium
$20 CCC/NAATA members
$25 non-members

Saturday, May 22, 2004, 10:30am
Lecture: Traditional Chinese Marriage
Saturday, May 22, 2004, 10:30am
CCC Community Room

June

January 30 – June 5, 2004
Shanghai Meinu Yuefenpai
Beautiful Ladies: Vintage Shanghai Deco Posters

June 2, 6:00pm
Jewish and Chinese Bonds in Early Shanghai
Joint reception/program with American Jewish Committee
Featuring Professor Pan Quang from Shanghai and Matook Rahamim Nissim from San Francisco
CCC Auditorium
$12.00 for CCC, AJC, and Judith Magnes members
$15.00 for non-members

June 11 to July 17
Exhibition: Chinatown Revisted
Photographs by Maurice Edelstein
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

June 19, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Discovering Family Stories: Chinese family history workshop
Learn how to trace your family history.
CHSA Wells Fargo Foundation Learning Center, 965 Clay Street
call (415) 391-1118 x108 to reserve a space
This event is co-sponsored with Chinese Historical Society of America.

July

June 11 to July 17
Exhibition: Chinatown Photographs
By Maurice Edelstein
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

July 30 to November 27
Exhibition: Purple Sand, Fragrant Tea:
Contemporary Yixing Wares by Artists from China
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

August

July 30 to November 27
Exhibition: Purple Sand, Fragrant Tea:
Contemporary Yixing Wares by Artists from China
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

Saturday August 21, 2004
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Lecture: “Four Styles of Yixing Wares”
A lecture about the History of Yixing wares by Therese Barholomew
CCC Auditorium
CCC members free, non-members $5.00

September

July 30 to November 27
Exhibition: Purple Sand, Fragrant Tea:
Contemporary Yixing Wares by Artists from China
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

Saturday September 25, 2004
2:00 pm -3:30 pm
Lecture: “The Tao of Tea”
A lecture on Chinese Tea by David Lee Hoffman with a tea ceremony performed by Kathi Wong
CCC Auditorium
Admission is Free

October

July 23 to November 27
Exhibition: Purple Sand, Fragrant Tea:
Contemporary Yixing Wares by Artists from China
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

Tuesday, October 19, 2004
7:30 pm
Film: Chinese Restaurants: On the Islands
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
701 Mission Street, San Francisco
We are co-presenting this film with NAATA
$8 General Admission, $7.00 NAATA, YBCA Members, Students/Seniors

November

Saturday, November 13, 2004
Harmony and Bliss Dinner
Harbor Village Restaurant
1200 Embarcadero Center Four, San Francisco
6:00 pm Drinks (no host), 7:00pm Dinner

July 30 to November 27
Exhibition: Purple Sand, Fragrant Tea:
Contemporary Yixing Wares by Artists from China
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

December

December 17 to January 22, 2005
Exhibition: Ancient Threads, Newly Woven: Recent Art From China’s Silk Road
CCC Main Gallery
Admission Free

Tuesday, December 21, 2004
Opening Reception for Exhibition: Ancient Threads, Newly Woven: Recent Art From China’s Silk Road
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Admission Free