Upcoming Events

May 31st at 6:30pm PDT

the boba show: a roundtable discussion

Join the Chinese American Museum for another AAPI Heritage Month program! On Wednesday, May 31st at 6:30pm PDT, CAM is digging into the deep-rooted history of boba. The roundtable discussion includes “the boba show” co-curator Dr. Juily Phun and food historian Dr. Yong Chen. Moderating the conversation is writer and journalist Esther Tseng. Explore the origin story of this cross-cultural phenomenon and the spaces boba has historically created in BIPOC communities and here, inside our museum!

“the boba show: history, diaspora, and a third space” is now on view at the Chinese American Museum.

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June 3rd from 1pm-5pm PDT

Tea Talk Live / one hour sessions

“Tea Talk” is back and in-person! Join the Chinese American Museum and Wing Hop Fung, an Asian woman-led business and one of our corporate partners, for an incredible afternoon of learning. Participants will enjoy a hands-on tea experience guided by Wing Hop Fung tea experts!

Your ticket includes a custom gift box and a store discount on tea purchases for the day. Find your favorite teas and continue your tea journey at home! All proceeds from ticket sales benefit the Chinese American Museum.

The 45-minute demonstration includes:

  • Introductory lesson on tea
  • GongFu tea demonstration
  • Hands-on tea session with traditional Chinese tea set
  • Audience Q&A

This event will conclude our “Tea Talk” series, a virtual program created by CAM & Wing Hop Fung. The series welcomes audiences to learn about the many facets of tea from renowned experts from around the world. Recordings of previous “Tea Talk” programs can be viewed on CAM’s YouTube channel.

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