Activities and Events

SDCWA Meetings and Events Schedule, 2022-2023

All meetings are held on a Saturday, unless otherwise noted. Special events are indicated in red. SDCWA goes on summer hiatus in July and August.

Please contact the Membership Chair to learn more about becoming a member and/or joining one of our meetings or activities.

COVID protocol: We are committed to practicing COVID-19 safety protocols to ensure the safety of our members and friends and ask that all who attend SDCWA in-person meetings and events be fully vaccinated. Please do not attend if you have been diagnosed with COVID-19, are displaying symptoms of COVID-19, or have tested positive within the past 5 days.

Date Program Notes
September 10, 2022

“Getting to know you” (SDCWA members)

In-person and via Zoom

September 30, 2022 (community partner event)
2022 ACMA Asian Pacific Cultural Showcase


Paradise Point Resort
October 1, 2022
7th Annual SDCWA Afternoon Tea Fundraiser


In-person and take-0ut event!

Event flyer

October 28, 2022, Friday

Panda Express Fundraiser

(One day only)

To participate, place an order on the Panda Express website or app on Friday, October 28, 2022! Be sure to apply code 910486 in the Coupon Code Box when checking out.
November 3-12, 2022

23rd Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF 2022)

In-person event!
SDCWA co-presentation:
Saturday, November 5
5:20 p.m., UltraStar Mission Valley
November 5, 2022 Highlights from the 3rd annual Third Act Quest Storytelling Event (Zhu Shen, Bamboo Shoots Productions) In-person and via Zoom
November 22, 2022, Tuesday
SDCWA co-sponsored film screening: Journey of a Thousand Miles (Directed by Zhu Shen, Bamboo Shoots Productions)

In-person and virtual event!  Streaming available Nov. 22-27

Make a reservation here!

Location: Carmel Valley Library Community Room, 5:00-7:45pm

December 10, 2022 Holiday Luncheon Fundraiser

In-person event!

Event flyer

Make a reservation here!

Lomas Santa Fe Country Club

January 7, 2023 Self-defense: lecture & demonstration (Gale Bryan) In-person
February 4, 2023
Craft workshop: Eyeglass leash (Shirley Higgins)


NOTE: CNY dinner gift basket assembly party following craft workshop

February 11, 2023 Chinese New Year Dinner

In-person event!

Event flyer

Make a reservation here!

Jasmine Seafood Restaurant

March 4, 2023

“Sustainable Eating” (David Kater)

In-Person and via Zoom
April 1, 2023 Speaker: Brian Hu (Artistic Director, Pacific Arts Movement) In-Person and via Zoom
April 2023 TBD
12th Annual Spring Showcase (Pacific Arts Movement)

In-person event!

May 6, 2023 Breaking Through The Wall” (Roberto Alvarez, Professor Emeritus of Ethnic Studies, UCSD)

In-person and via Zoom


June 3, 2022

Scholarships and Philanthropy Awards Luncheon

In-person event!


Location TBD

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