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Dragon Boat Racing with the Bamboo Circle
Jun
8
to Jun 9

Dragon Boat Racing with the Bamboo Circle

Bamboo Circle is recruiting a team of 20 paddlers to participate in the 40th Annual Boston Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival on June 8 - 9, 2019. Meet new friends while getting a killer workout and supporting a great cause! No experience is needed.

Please complete the below interest form as soon as possible. Registrations will be received on a rolling basis until March 31st, 2019.

Eligible team members will:

  • Attend the Dragon Boat Festival on June 8-9. 2019

  • Commit to raising $250 for BCNC's Youth Center

  • Attend at least three practices

Name *
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Have you paddled a dragon boat before? *
Reminder: No experience required to participate.
When are you available to practice? *
Practices will take place in May.
Are you interested in becoming a drummer or steerer? *
Are you an employee of Wells Fargo?

Contact: Julia Deng | 617-635-5129 x1098

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Hot Pot with Bamboo Circle
Mar
16
12:00 PM12:00

Hot Pot with Bamboo Circle

Come join our young professionals volunteer group for a fun hot pot lunch! All proceeds from this team-building event will support BCNC’s Youth Center programs. We will meet in BCNC’s fourth floor boardroom.

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Mar
7
7:00 PM19:00

Bamboo Circle x Limelight | Karaoke

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Bamboo Circle x Limelight | Karaoke Fundraiser on March 7, 2019, 7pm-9pm

Think you have a great set of pipes? Prove it! Want to take your singing to the next level? Let's do it!

Join the Bamboo Circle in a Karaoke fundraiser to benefit the BCNC! From 7pm-9pm on Thursday, March 7, we will be in Room 1 of Limelight mingling and singing the night away. This event is a great opportunity for seasoned vocalists and beginners alike. This private room provides a great opportunity for non-vocalists to socialize and get to know other Bamboo Circle members and supporters (see: https://www.boston.com/culture/arts/2017/05/26/where-to-karaoke-in-boston-according-to-an-expert).

Register now to lock in the early-bird registration fee of $20/person. Day-of, on-site registration will also be available at $25/person. Your registration guarantees you a slot (or more!) in the spotlight, an enthusiastic audience, and snacks. Does not include extra food or drinks. All proceeds will benefit the BCNC youth center.

Details:

When: Thursday, March 7 from 7pm-9pm

Where: Limelight Stage and Studios; 204 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116

Who: You! Open to the public

Why: To benefit the BCNC youth center

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Bamboo Circle Ski Trip to Pats Peak
Mar
2
12:00 PM12:00

Bamboo Circle Ski Trip to Pats Peak

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Ski and snowboard with the Bamboo Circle while contributing to a great cause! This event is a great opportunity for first-timers and pros alike.

Your registration includes transportation to and from the Boston area (Lechmere, Malden Center, Back Bay, Jamaica Plain/Roxbury, North Quincy, Central Square), lift ticket (3p-10p), equipment rentals, snowtubing (5p-9p), and tips in the beginner areas. It does not include food/drink, helmet rentals ($10), clothing, goggles, or formal lessons. Departure time is approximately at noon and we'll return before midnight. All proceeds will benefit the BCNC Youth Center. 

To sign up to be picked up and dropped off, please fill out this form.

Spots are limited so please register and fill out the pickup/dropoff form soon. The final date to register is 2/26.

In the event of extreme weather conditions, a full refund will be provided.

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Jan
25
6:00 PM18:00

Bamboo Circle 3v3 Basketball Tournament

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Join the Bamboo Circle, BCNC’s young professionals network, for our annual 3v3 basketball tournament! All proceeds from the registration fees go directly to BCNC's Youth Center, which provides youth ages 13-18 year-round youth development, college access, and leadership programs where youth develop 21st century skills needed to thrive in college and in the workforce.   

Tournament rules: The tournament will have a double elimination format (your team will be eliminated from championship contention after 2 losses). Eliminated teams can still face other eliminated teams if courts are available. Games will be up to 11 points (straight up, not win by 2), with each basket being 1 point on a half court. The time limit for games is approximately 30 minutes, games may be shortened if score is well below 11 after 30 minutes. The final elimination game(s) will be held on the main court with no other games being played on the side. The games are self-governed, please respect all calls. Clear all balls when there is a change of possession. Teams may consist of 3-4 players, with up to 2 substitutions during a dead ball per game. The winning team will receive a trophy and a $200 cash prize.

Contact: Ally Ang | 857-415-5964

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Bamboo Circle BBQ
Sep
15
11:00 AM11:00

Bamboo Circle BBQ

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Join the Bamboo Circle, BCNC's young professionals network, for an end-of-summer rooftop BBQ featuring delicious food & drinks, a raffle with fun prizes, and our famous dumpling-eating contest! Co-hosted by Taiwanese Asian Professionals - Boston

Tickets are $25 pre-sale and $30 at the door. Ticket price includes all food and drink, and all proceeds benefit BCNC's Youth Center.

Contact: Ally Ang | 857-415-5964

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Sing Home! International Live Band Karaoke Night
Apr
14
6:30 PM18:30

Sing Home! International Live Band Karaoke Night

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Photo Credit: Ilmicrofono Oggiono CC2.0

Come and sing your favorite song with a professional live band! 

Any song that reminds you of a feeling of home is welcome: a pop song from your youth, or a tune a parent or grandparent sang.

Click here to REGISTER your song request by Wednesday, April 11th, 11:59pm. Only registered songs will be played by the band.

6:30 pm  Doors Open
7:00 pm  Open Mic
8:00 pm   Song Contest with cash prizes of $25 - $100

This program is part of BCNC Pao Arts Center's Artist-In-Residence program. Through Sing Home, artist Shaw Pong Liu will collect and share songs from the homes of the people of Boston's Chinatown - residents, workers, visitors - and create new musical compositions as a way to start conversations about immigration, neighborhood, and cultural and civic identity. 

Directions: The Pao Arts Center is located in the One Greenway building, 99 Kneeland Street. For GPS driving directions, use 66 Hudson Street, Boston, MA 02111. From Hudson Street, walk up the stairs and across the deck to the 99 Albany Street entrance. The public parking garage entrance is on Hudson Street. The Pao Arts Center is accessible by the MBTA green, red, and orange lines.

Contact: Shaw Pong Liu

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Bamboo Circle Basketball Tournament
Feb
9
5:30 PM17:30

Bamboo Circle Basketball Tournament

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Come play in BCNC’s 2nd annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament at the Josiah Quincy Elementary School gymnasium! Bring your team of 3-4 players to compete for $200 in prize money, a trophy, and most importantly, bragging rights. Proceeds will benefit BCNC's Youth Center, which supports more than 150 low-income, Asian immigrant youth annually to participate in leadership, college access, and mentoring programs.

Registration ends on February 6, 2018. A maximum of 16 teams can participate. The registration fee is $100 per team. The fee is nonrefundable, but transferable. 

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Tournament rules: The tournament will have a double elimination format (your team will be eliminated from championship contention after 2 losses). Eliminated teams can still face other eliminated teams if courts are available. Games will be up to 11 points (straight up, not win by 2), with each basket being 1 point on a half court. The time limit for games is approximately 30 minutes, games may be shortened if score is well below 11 after 30 minutes. The final elimination game(s) will be held on the main court with no other games being played on the side. The games are self-governed; please respect all calls. Clear all balls when there is a change of possession. Teams may consist of 3-4 players, with up to 2 substitutions during a dead ball per game.

Contact: Cato Hui

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Bamboo Circle Hot Pot Dinner
Feb
3
4:00 PM16:00

Bamboo Circle Hot Pot Dinner

Join the Bamboo Circle, BCNC's young professionals network, for a hot pot dinner! Enjoy this traditional winter meal with other young professionals while supporting a good cause.

Tickets are $25 pre-sale and $30 at the door. Ticket price includes all food and drink. Proceeds will benefit BCNC's Youth Center, which supports more than 150 low-income, Asian immigrant youth annually to participate in leadership, college access, and mentoring programs. 

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Contact: Linda Duong | 617-635-5129 x1007

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Bamboo Circle BBQ
Sep
30
4:00 PM16:00

Bamboo Circle BBQ

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Join the Bamboo Circle, BCNC's young professionals network, for our annual Fall Back to School Rooftop BBQ!

Join us on BCNC's rooftop patio for delicious BBQ and refreshing drinks. The night will feature an array of lawn games, our annual dumpling eating contest and awesome raffle prizes.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. All proceeds will support the Youth Center. 

Co-hosted by Bamboo Circle and Taiwanese American Professionals (TAP-Boston).

Contact Ally Ang (617-635-5127 x1097) with questions. 

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