Fundraiser for TACL-LYF Summer Camp in Mountain View, CA

Date: Thursday, January 2, 2014 Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm Location: Sweet Tomoatoes Address: 1040 Grant Road #350, Mountain View, CA TACL's Leading Youth Forward summer camp is holding their second fundraiser with Sweet Tomatoes! Join us for a salad-soup-pasta-extravaganza and help support LYF at the same time! For everyone who purchases a meal and a drink anytime between 5pm and 8pm with the Sweet Tomatoes flyer linked below, Sweet Tomatoes will donate a portion of the proceeds to LYF. Bring family…

TAP-Chicago’s President DJ’s on NYE 2014 at Vora

Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Time: 10:00pm - 2:00am Location: Vora Address: 1028 N Clark St., Chicago, IL Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/694304223936638/ Looking for a different NYE experience? Hotel parties and clubs can be fun, but the ticket prices seem to increase every year, as do the drink lines. House parties are always a good time, but sometimes you want to dress up and hit the town without spending an arm and a leg. Perhaps you are just looking for something…

Taiwan is My Home: Stories of the Black and Latino Diaspora

Daniel D. Zarazua has spent his life navigating the ways globalization and international migration have taken root in the daily experiences of life in Taiwan. As a mixed-race 1.5 generation Taiwanese American who has returned to Taiwan several times, he has explored the hip-hop scene, capoeira community, Latino restaurants, and made a number of friendships within Taiwan's Black and Latino communities. I’ve had the privilege of meeting Daniel a couple of times during Taiwanese American conferences…

LINSANITY Documentary Opens in Theaters across the Nation

Linsanity (2013) is the award-winning documentary film chronicling the story of Taiwanese American basketball player and world-wide phenomenon Jeremy Lin. The film explores Jeremy's path from childhood to his days at Harvard University and through his NBA rise during "Linsanity" in early 2012 while playing with the New York Knicks. The film has been well-received by audiences and critics alike during its film festival runs. It premiered to a sold-out screening at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.…

Taiwanese American Students Club Night Market at UIUC

Date: Friday, October 11, 2013 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Main Quad, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/542948499110423/ Are you from Taiwan and you miss home? Wouldn't you KILL to have another taste of the night market food? Well, you're in luck! The Taiwanese American Students Club (TASC) would like to present our first annual Taiwan Has Heart event! We've got some traditional Taiwanese arcade games and various foods like…

TAP-Chicago 10-10 Celebration Dinner

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013 Time: 7:30pm - 10:00pm Location: Vora Address: 1028 N Clark St., Chicago, IL Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/564267106956557/ Join TAP-Chicago to celebrate Double Ten Day (雙十節), which occurs annually on October 10th. For this special occasion, TAP-Chicago is having a holiday dinner at Vora with special off-menu Taiwanese dishes! For Taiwan, Double Ten is similar to the Fourth of July for the USA, as it commemorates the start of the…

Free Screening of Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? in DC

Date: Sunday, October 6, 2013 Time: 2:00pm Location: Freer Gallery (Meyer Auditorium) Address: 1200 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/163986900473887/ *This event is part of Asian Pacific American Film - APA Film's 2013 Free Fall Series. Film fans who enjoyed the Taiwanese American writer/director Arvin Chen's romantic comedy Au Revoir Taipei are in for a treat! Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United…

Wen-Sinn Yang Cello Performance in LA

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013 Time: 8:00 pm Location: Herbert Zipper Concert Hall, The Colburn School Address: 200 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/682968341719038/ Preeminent cellist Wen-Sinn Yang, Professor & Vice President at University of Music and Performing Arts in Munich, makes a rare Los Angeles appearance. Don’t miss it -- one night only! PROGRAM J.S. Bach: Solo Suite III in C Major Schubert: Sonata “Arpeggione” Intermission David…

TAP-Chicago & Project: VISION’s 6th Annual Fall Soiree & Silent Auction

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013 Time: 7:00pm -10:00pm Location: Design Cloud, LLC Address: 118 N Peoria 2N, Chicago, IL Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/425020060936195/ Where: Design Cloud Gallery @ 118 N Peoria 2N, Chicago, 60607Join the TAP-Chicago team as we support Project: VISION's 6th Annual Fall Soiree & Silent Auction. Come meet Project Vision's board members, staff, volunteers, and supporters for an evening of food, drinks, and an exciting silent auction as we…

TAPpy Hour in Bethesda, MD

Date: Friday, October 4, 2013 Time: 5:00pm Location: Hanaro Sushi Address: 7820 Norfolk Ave, Bethesda, MD Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/167025400160578/ This month's Taiwanese American Professionals DC TAPpy Hour will be held at Hanaro, located in Bethesda, MD! Come out and celebrate the beginning of fall with a chilled seasonal and grab a bite to eat with friends old and new! Meet us at the upstairs lounge! Happy Hour specials will be extended until 8pm for us! Following…