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Mah Jongg - 5 p.m. The UO Mah Jongg Mavens host weekly games of the ancient Chinese tile game that was the precursor to many modern card games. Skylight, Erb Memorial Union. Free. 344-8871.
China Night - 5:30 p.m. Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a dinner of traditional Chinese appetizers and entrees along with exhibitions of Chinese culture. Ballroom, Erb Memorial Union. $6 general public, $5 students. 729-7673.
Lecture - 7:30 p.m. Harold Roth, professor of Chinese religions at Brown University, discusses "Early Taoist Meditation." Room 182, Lillis Hall. Free. 346-1521.
Author event - 7 p.m. Marc Acito reads from his novel "How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship and Musical Theater." Book department, UO Bookstore. Free. 346-4331.
Lecture - 6:30 p.m. Mary Schroeder, the first woman to be named chief judge of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, will discuss "Whatever Happened to Diversity?" Room 175, Knight Law Center. Free. 517-4445
Documentary screening - 7 p. …