Upcoming Events

Family Day – Cyanotypes

Sunday, June 16, 2019 | 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Chinese American Museum

425 N. Los Angeles Street | Los Angeles, CA 90012

Create prints with sunlight in a hands-on activity inspired by the cyanotypes of Wu Chi-Tsung, a featured artist in Lightscapes: Re-envisioning the Shanshuihua 光之景: 山水畫的當代想像. You’ll be able to make your own cyanotype prints and visit the immersive exhibition. Admission to the museum and this family program is FREE. All materials will be provided. Event page.

Nite Light : Summer Mixer

Thursday, July 18, 2019 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Chinese American Museum (Courtyard)

425 N. Los Angeles Street | Los Angeles, CA 90012

Join us for a Summer evening at the museum after-hours social. Enjoy art making, music, and food in the courtyard. Admission to the museum and this adult program is FREE. Event page.

Lecture – Chinese Abalone Merchants and Fishermen in 19th Century Santa Barbara

Saturday, July 27, 2019 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Gateway to Nature

130 Paseo De La Plaza | Los Angeles, CA 90012

Join us for a talk with archaeologist Linda Bentz that highlights Chinese abalone harvesting activities on the Channel Islands — a little-known history of California’s foodways. Bentz will discuss the fisheries and trade network founded by Chinese immigrants that connected the Californian coast to China during the nineteenth-century. Archival records and archaeological data from the article, Chinese Abalone Merchants and Fishermen in Nineteenth-Century Santa Barbara, California: A Study of Export Networks, co-authored with Todd J. Braje will be presented during the lecture. Admission to the museum and this program is FREE. Event page.

Family Film + Picnic

Friday, August 2, 2019 | 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Chinese American Museum (Courtyard)

425 N. Los Angeles Street | Los Angeles, CA 90012

Lights, Camera, Action! Enjoy a summer evening with a film and picnic at the CAM Courtyard. Come bring your own food and a small blanket or towel to sit on! We will screen a family friendly film outdoors and have booths providing interactives for kids and the young at-heart. Admission to the museum and this family program is FREE. Event page.

 

All the above programs are free and open to the public; however, RSVPs are kindly requested. To RSVP, visit our page on Eventbrite or email rsvp@camla.org. Check our website for other public programs and events.

For a full list of programs and descriptions, visit the PDF here.

 

 


626 Golden Streets

Sunday, May 19, 2019 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

South Pasadena Gold Line Station to San Gabriel Mission

Walk, run, bike, skate, and more during 626 Golden Streets and experience a “Ciclovia”-style event in the San Gabriel Valley. Participants may join and depart the event route anywhere on the five-mile route. Discover local businesses, organizations, and community resources. Visit www.626GoldenStreets.com for more information.

Look for CAM’s arts and crafts booth stationed at the Alhambra hub! 


For a full calendar of all upcoming events, please click here.

For a list of past events, please click here.