CALA Annual Awards Banquet (6/28)

Chinese American Librarians Association,

an Affiliate of American Libraries Association,

Annual Awards Banquet, 2015

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banquet invitation


Date: 6/28/2015, 6:30pm-9:30pm

On-site registration starts at 6PM

Location:  Imperial Palace Restaurant, 3rd Floor banquet room ,
818 Washington St. San Francisco CA 94108   (by Waverly Place and Grand Ave Chinatown)

Early bird registration by June 11, 2015 (Tuesday):   Register Now*

[for CALA members, you may login for express process] (Payment methods: PayPal (credit) or check. See details below.)
Members: $35
Student Members: $25
Non-members: $40

Late and on-site registration (after 6/11/2015)
Members $40
Non-members: $45

Due to limited space, we cannot guarantee seats for those who register on-site. Please take advantage of the early bird registration. Thank you for your understanding.

Please contact us for any questions related to the registration.
CALA 2015 Annual Award Banquet Local Arrangement Committee
YiPing Wang (Chair), Doris Tseng, Amy Kuo, Julia Tang, Richard Le, Jianye He.


  1. 錦綉拼盤  (combination appetizers)
  2. 玉子龍鳯球 (chicken & scallop)
  3. 核桃蝦仁 (walnut shrimp)
  4. 海鮮豆腐湯 (seafood & tofu soup)
  5. 䈡油淋黃毛雞  (Fresh Chicken with scallions)
  6. 北京烤鴨 (Peking Duck)
  7. 雲耳炒勝瓜 (vegetable dish)
  8. 非洲鰂魚 (全魚清蒸 Steamed whole fish))
  9. 煎堆 (Glutinous rice sesame balls – dessert)


  • Belly dance by Janey Sheau-yueh He
  • Folk dance by Weiling Lu
  • Mongolian Dance by Wei Wei Prior (吳唯唯)
  • Irish Whistle by  K.C. Jiang  (江國城)
  • Bian lian 变脸 (Face Chaning) and Chi Gong Magic by Daniel

Direction from Moscone Convention Center
Walking: Total 1 mile

  1. Head northeast toward Howard St (230 ft)
  2. Slight right at Howard St (299 ft)
  3. Turn right toward 3rd St (269 ft)
  4. Turn left onto 3rd St (0.2 mi)
  5. Continue onto Kearny St (466 ft)
  6. Turn right onto Grant Ave (0.5 mi)
  7. Turn left onto Washington St (85 ft)
    The restaurant is on the right

Public Transportation: Cost $2.25

  1. Head northeast toward Howard St
  2. Slight right at Howard St
  3. Turn right onto 3rd St
  4. Take 30towards Van Ness & North Point @ 3rd & Howard St, 6 stops
  5. Get off at Stockton St & Clay St
  6. Head north on Stockton St toward Clay St
  7. Turn right onto Washington st
    The restaurant is on the left