EVENTS

Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in September: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in September: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday, September 17, 20195:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Mah Jong meetup! Beginners are welcome. Our Mahjong teacher, Susan, and the staff, Masaki and Erin can teach simplified Chinese rule including scoring. If you have your own Mahjong set, please bring yours. We can also play
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Beginning Sumi-E-Ink Paintings on Rice Paper

Beginning Sumi-E-Ink Paintings on Rice Paper

Artist & Designer Instructor: Nancy Smith Klos Thursdays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. SEPTEMBER 12TH & 19th – Hydrangeas and other Fall floralsOCTOBER 17TH & 24TH – Gourds-The HarvestNOVEMBER 14TH & 21ST – Evergreens at The Encorepreneur Café: 1548 NE 15th Ave @ Weidler This is an excellent way to begin to paint! Nancy teaches
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Solo Business Meet Up

Solo Business Meet Up

Wednesday, September 18, 20194:30 PM to 6:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland It’s time once again for one of the best networking groups for solo business owners! Respected self-employment coach Jackie B. Peterson leads this lively late afternoon gathering. Have a cookie, bounce ideas off of other business owners, find business partners, glean knowledge
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September Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

September Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

Thursday, September 19, 20196:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland This Meetup is for anybody who wants to learn Japanese language and culture, practice English and Japanese conversation. The venue is shared office space with relaxed atmosphere. We would like to plan activities such as short Japanese lessons and cultural presentations utilizing
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Friday Afternoon Mahjong

Friday Afternoon Mahjong

Every Friday1:00 PM to 4:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Friday afternoon Mahjong! Masaki, an organizer, can teach how to play simplified Chinese rule Mahjong, so beginners are welcome. We may divide into beginners table and intermediate table according to participants’ level. *We will do Friday afternoon
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Keisuke Kinoshita’s Twenty-Four Eyes (Nijū-shi no Hitomi)

Keisuke Kinoshita’s Twenty-Four Eyes (Nijū-shi no Hitomi)

Wednesday, September 25, 20195:30 PM to 8:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Although this movie is not well known to audiences in the United States, Kinoshita’s film was extremely popular when it came out in 1954 and for many years afterwards. The topic is still relevant, let’s see if we think the film holds
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Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Tuesday, September 10, 20192:00 PM to 3:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Our new program, Coffee and Conversation is a place to meet and discuss important topics with other community members. This is a hosted conversation where mutual respect, dialogue, and sharing our experiences help bring us to a greater understanding of what is
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Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in August: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in August: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday, August 20, 20195:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Mah Jong meetup! Beginners are welcome. Masaki and Erin can teach simplified Chinese rule including scoring. *****Do you want to learn and play Riichi (Japanese rule)?Masaki will prepare instruction materials and teach this time. If
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Conversation Cafe–Disaster Preparedness

Conversation Cafe–Disaster Preparedness

Tuesday, August 13, 20192:00 PM to 3:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland The first session of our new program, Conversation Cafe is a place to meet and discuss important topics with other community members. This is a hosted conversation where mutual respect, dialogue, and sharing our experiences help bring us to a
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August Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

August Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

Thursday, August 15, 20196:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland This Meetup is for anybody who wants to learn Japanese language and culture, practice English and Japanese conversation. The venue is shared office space with relaxed atmosphere. We would like to plan activities such as short Japanese lessons and cultural
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Summer Solo Business Meet Up

Summer Solo Business Meet Up

Wednesday, July 31, 20194:30 PM to 6:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland It’s time once again for one of the best networking groups for solo business owners! Respected self-employment coach Jackie B. Peterson leads this lively late afternoon gathering. Have a cookie, bounce ideas off of other business owners, find business partners, glean knowledge
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July Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

July Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

Tuesday, July 23, 20196:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland *We are moving this session to Tuesday, July 23 so staff can attend JASO’s Japanese Beer Garden. We will move back to the third Thursday in August. This Meetup is for anybody who wants to learn Japanese language and culture,
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Encore Adventure Japan: Launch and Info Session

Encore Adventure Japan: Launch and Info Session

Wednesday, July 17, 20196:00 PM to 7:30 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Encore Adventure Japan is a special travel experience for ages 50+ and their friends. The purpose of the program is to create affordable group travel for older adults that encourages cultural exchange, friendship, and personal connection. Our next trip is in November,
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Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in July: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday Evening Mah Jong in July: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday, July 16, 20195:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Mah Jong meetup! Beginners are welcome. Masaki and Erin can teach simplified Chinese rule including scoring. *Do you want to learn and play Riichi (Japanese rule)? Masaki will prepare instruction materials and teach this time.
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Wednesday Afternoon Mah Jong

Wednesday Afternoon Mah Jong

Wednesday, July 10, 20192:00 PM to 4:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Wednesday afternoon Mahjong! This is the first trial of Wednesday afternoon 2-4pm. We will see if it is a good time for some players. Masaki, an organizer, can teach how to play simplified Chinese rule
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Tuesday Evening Mahjong in June: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday Evening Mahjong in June: Special Riichi Addition

Tuesday, June 18, 20195:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland Come on by for our Mah Jong meetup! Beginners are welcome. Masaki and Erin can teach simplified Chinese rule including scoring. Do you want to learn and play Riichi (Japanese rule)?Masaki will prepare instruction materials and teach this time. If at least
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June Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

June Japanese/English Conversation & Cultural Cafe

Thursday, June 20, 20196:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Encorepreneur Cafe1548 NE 15th Ave. Portland This Meetup is for anybody who wants to learn Japanese language and culture, practice English and Japanese conversation. The venue is shared office space with relaxed atmosphere. We would like to plan activities such as short Japanese lessons and cultural
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