For the most part, the Changchun Friends website is not very active and has been superseded by the Tencent "Wechat" app by the local expat community. This website is maintained sporadically, people may still join and membership is still open, but if you are a spammer, stay away. The archived information here is still useful, but some may be out of date. There are plans to make it more useful for static information in the future. If anyone needs information about Changchun or China, you may post a message and it probably will get a response but not immediately.
October 18, 2011 from 7:30pm to 10pm – Grandpa's Many consider fahrenhei 451 to be Bradbury's masterpiece, a scathing indictment of censorship set in a future world where the written word is forbidden. In an attempt to salvage their history and cul… Organized by Arts & Letters Group | Type: culture, literature, books
May 15, 2012 from 7:30pm to 10pm – Grandpa's "The Dead" is the final short story in the 1914 collection Dubliners by James Joyce. It is the longest story in the collection and is often considered the best of Joyce's shorter works. At 15,672 wor… Organized by Arts & letters Club | Type: meeting, literature, books
December 11, 2012 from 8pm to 10pm – Grandpa's Restaurant Breakfast Of Champions is vintage Vonnegut. One of his favorite characters, aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth. The result is mur… Organized by Arts & Letters | Type: books, meeting
June 15, 2014 from 8pm to 10pm – Grandpas A good friend of mine and of many people here in Changchun has just completed writing his book which is a thriller set in Changchun. He asked me if I could get a group of people to read the book and… Organized by Arts & Letters | Type: books, discussion