202107 Asian

 On May 22, a group of local Asian community organizations (Asian Media Access, Coalition of Asian American Leaders, along with Asian Minnesotan Alliance for Justice) hosted a workshop for dealing with the increase in anti-Asian hate incidents.

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202107 CAAMCDT 1By Beatrice Rothweiler, CAAM Chinese Dance Theater

  June 13, a warm summer day, marked a new chapter for CAAM Chinese Dance Theater as more than 50 dancers performed at Hopkins Center for the Arts for an enthusiastic live audience -- the first time in almost 18 months.  “Bright Spring, Dazzling Dance” captured the hearts of these Chinese dance lovers, of all age groups in the theater and, virtually, from as far as Asia even, with a resplendent display of performances.

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 202107 Garden 1By William Zajicek, contributor

 For two weekends in May, more than 33 different volunteers made the first major planting at Garden of Whispering Willows & Flowing Waters. Some volunteers showed up on both weekends bringing our total volunteer group to nearly 40 individuals.

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 By Zan Gao and Yingying Chen, contributors

202106 CAAM Scholar 1

 

Chinese American Association of Minnesota (CAAM) is the oldest and largest Chinese American community organization in Minnesota. Its mission is to provide cultural, educational, recreational, and other programs to promote the cultural heritage and enhance the Chinese Americans’ quality of life in Minnesota.

 

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 By Wyn Huynh, contributor

 202106 PekingGardenThe devastating results from the riots and looting on the day George Floyd was killed just a year ago have put many businesses out of business. Compounding with the blow of the COVID pandemic, many retail stores, restaurants and shops shuttered their doors — some permanently. A lucky few survived, however.

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