Dreams

Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (Yume)

Wednesday, January 22, 20205:30 PM to 8:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe 1548 NE 15th Ave · Portland, OR Chosen by film club members through online and in-person polls as our film for January, this 1990 film from master filmmaker Akira Kurosawa consists of 8 vignettes inspired by his actual dreams. Introspection, social commentary, and traditional Japanese folklore all play a…

December Shodo + Japanese Language Celebration

Thursday, December 12, 20196:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Join us for a special session in December: -Japanese Language Exchange-Shodo Lesson-Create New Year’s Cards with Calligraphy We will make 年賀状(Nengajo) – Japanese New Year’s greeting card – together. We will write with “chopstick pen” and paint with “watercolor pencils”. No experience…

Beginning Shodo

Afternoon Session: Wednesday, November 13, 20192:00 PM to 4:00 PM Evening Session: Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland This Meetup is for anybody who wants to learn shodo (Japanese Calligraphy). No experience is required. Beginners are welcome. You will learn basic knowledge and techniques in relaxing and friendly atmosphere.…

Coffee and Conversation

Tuesday, November 12, 20192:00 PM to 3:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland October’s conversation was a great success. Let’s keep this momentum going in November! The proposed topic for this session is how we approach the topics of death, dying, and health with our friends, family, and loved ones. Have you gone through a…