Make Taiwanese Dumplings and Gua Bao with TAP in SF

The Taiwanese American Professionals - San Francisco (TAP-SF) Cultural Team welcomes all of you to join our resident master chef Gene Chang in learning how to make (and eat) Taiwanese dumplings and GuaBao at our Taiwan Kitchen event, the first in our all new series with more to come! Capacity is limited to 30 people, ticket purchase via Eventbrite is required to claim a spot! http://2015taiwankitchen.eventbrite.com/ TAP-SF paid members: $20 TAP-SF non members: $25 Food restrictions / questions? Contact: Vivian…

Tongues of Heaven Film Screening and Q&A in NYC

Set in Taiwan and Hawaii, the film "Tongues of Heaven" focuses on the questions, desires and challenges of young indigenous peoples to learn the languages of their forebears-languages that are endangered or facing extinction. Using digital video as the primary medium of expression, four young indigenous women from divergent backgrounds collaborate and exchange ideas to consider the impact of language on identity and culture. With 96% of the world’s population speaking only 4% of the world’s languages,…

Taiwanese Food and Culture Festival in Atlanta

The Atlanta chapter of Taiwanese American Professionals (TAP-ATL) is pleased to announce iTaiwan (爱 Taiwan), our annual Taiwanese food and culture festival. For our first year, we will be having cooking demonstration and food tasting event hosted by award-winning author and food-writer Cathy Erway. Come eat great Taiwanese food while enjoying cultural performances. General Admission tickets includes food/drink tickets worth $5. VIP Admission - includes food/drink tickets worth $5, two chef's…

David Li-Wei Chen Introduces his Handbook of Romanized Taiwanese & Hokkien

As we celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, TaiwaneseAmerican.org is pleased to continue with our series of interviews highlighting some accomplished community members who have pursued interesting paths in their professional careers or personal projects. We launched these interviews during Taiwanese American Heritage Week, and we’ve selected these individuals particularly because their stories include how a Taiwanese American community organization or experience has shaped their experience…

“Passport to Taiwan” Cultural Festival in New York

The Taiwanese American community is proud to present “Passport to Taiwan” Festival that celebrates Taiwanese American Heritage Week designated by the Congress in 1999. New Yorkers who are not traveling out of town during the Memorial Day Weekend are encouraged to take the Subway for a trip to Taiwan! Since the initiation of the “Passport to Taiwan” festival in 2002, it has become the most important event for the Taiwanese American and the Mandarin Speaking community in the New York Tri-State…

NYC’s Taiwanese American Cultural Festival: Passport to Taiwan

It's Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, and what better way to celebrate the Taiwanese American community by joining them at the largest festival of its kind in New York City. At the Passport to Taiwan event each year, participants can sample local delicacies from in Taiwan, observe dough figurine makers and calligraphy masters at work in the arts & crafts area, learn about various organizations and agencies, play children’s games, learn about traditional Taiwanese toys in the interactive…

Taiwanese Aborigines Culture Tour throughout America

"Finding Us: The Real Face of Taiwanese Aborigines" A cultural dance performance showcasing musical pieces from seven aboriginal tribes in Taiwan. The group is currently on a multi-city USA tour to promote Taiwanese Aborigines culture. Schedule: HOUSTON May 16, 2015, Saturday, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Asia Heritage Society of Houston 1370 Southmore Blvd., Houston, TX 77004 May 16, 2015, Saturday, 7:00 – 9:00 PM Taiwanese Community Center 5885 Point West, Houston TX 77036 May…

Taiwanese American Heritage Week Festival near Los Angeles

The 2015 Taiwanese American Heritage Week Festival in Los Angeles takes place this year at Barnes Memorial Park in Monterey Park! There will be performances from Taiwan as well as by local talent. Be sure to come out and enjoy a beautiful day celebrating culture and community! And of course, eat some delicious Taiwanese food! You might also win a round trip ticket to Taiwan! Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015 Time: 10:00am - 7:00pm Location: Barnes Memorial Park, 350 S. McPherrin Ave., Monterey Park,…

Taiwanese Night Market Festival in Houston

Taiwan Yes (台灣夜市) Houston is a cultural event hosted by Taiwanese Association of America, Houston Chapter. It's also known as Taiwanese Night Market Festival. The purpose of this exciting event is to introduce and promote Taiwan's culture, especially, the activities in the night market to communities in the greater Houston areas. It is an event full of great food, exuberant activities, and lots of fun. Taiwan has been renown by its manufacturing in high-tech industries and hard-working…

Taiwan Soul Photography Competition

The Taiwanese American Cultural Festival is hosted annually in San Francisco's Union Square. This year, several of the large booth walls will feature full-sized photo banners that showcase the theme "Taiwan Soul." Here's an opportunity for you to see your beautiful photo printed larger than life for tens of thousands of festival-goers to see! What does "Taiwan Soul" mean to you? HOW TO ENTER: Post your own photo on the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1563649320563254/ Winners…