Book Launch: “A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung”
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Book Launch: “A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung”

Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden May 25, 3:00 pm Ten years in the making, “A Woman in Between” brings together the intriguing story of Dr. Victoria Chung, the first Asian Canadian to earn a medical degree in Canada. Meet authors Dr. John Price and Dr. Ningpu Yu! … Continue reading

VAFF Dim Sum After Dark
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VAFF Dim Sum After Dark

Vancouver Asian Film Festival Society May 31, 9:00 pm Celebrate Asian heritage Month with VAFF over late night dim sum and movie in this delectably novel event that will leave you drooling for more. Venue: Pink Pearl Chinese Seafood Restaurant 1132 E Hastings St, Vancouver Info: vaff.org, info@vaff.org,http://www.vaff.org, FB, IG and Twitter: @vaffvancouver Continue reading

Sound of Dragon Ensemble meets Melody of China
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Sound of Dragon Ensemble meets Melody of China

Sound of Dragon Society May 30, 7:00 pm Vancouver’s Sound of Dragon Ensemble meets San Francisco’s Melody of China in the first collaboration between two professional cross-cultural ensembles of Chinese roots from across the border. Venue: Western Front, 303 E. 8th Ave. Vancouver Info: soundofdragon.com, soundofdragon@gmail.com, (778) 881-7123 Admission: Regular $20, Students/Seniors/Children $15 Tickets can be purchased at sod2019.brownpapertickets.cominformation: https://soundofdragon.com/sound-of-dragon-ensemble-melody-of-china/ Continue reading

Exhibition ALL THAT LIGHT – Paintings by Monica Gewurz and Farahnaz Samari
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Exhibition ALL THAT LIGHT – Paintings by Monica Gewurz and Farahnaz Samari

Lipont Place May 11 – June 7 Painting Demo: June 1 & 2, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm  This exhibit reflects the material world and the immaterial soul. Both artists have captured the ephemeral effects of sunlight upon land and sea in textured landscapes Venue: Lipont Place, 4211 No. 3 Road, Richmond  Info: allthatlight.eventbrite.ca, lipontplace.com, Fb/ … Continue reading

My Homeland
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My Homeland

Canadian Iranian Foundation May 5, 7:30 pm Iranian folk music, or (regional music), covers the Traditional Folk Music in the various regions of Iran. It’s important to note that the folk traditions contain a rich musical heritage that has influenced and helped the creation of the dastgāh (Radif) system throughout its evolution. Iran contains several … Continue reading

Miao Hui Festival
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Miao Hui Festival

Tian-Jin Temple May 4 – 5, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Our festival promotes cultural heritage and development, and is filled with inspiring performances, amazing prizes, fun activities, and delicious food! Venue:  Tian-Jin Temple: 3426 Smith Ave, Burnaby Info: tianjintemple.org/en, info@tianjintemple.org, (604) 568 – 9880, http://tianjintemple.org/en, Fb: Taoism Kuan Kung Association Free Admission Continue reading

Artist Talk: Julia Nygra – Tender Formations
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Artist Talk: Julia Nygra – Tender Formations

Port Moody Arts Centre MAY 23, 7:00 pm Our Ceramic Artist in Residence shares her process, her journey. and the stories of love that inspired this collection of traditional and contemporary Indian pottery. Venue: Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St Johns Street, Port Moody Info: pomoarts.ca, info@pomoarts.ca, (604) 931-2008 Free Admission  Continue reading

Spirit of India Spring Festival
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Spirit of India Spring Festival

Port Moody Arts Centre MAY 111:00 pm – 4:00 pm Join us as we welcome spring and celebrate South Asian art and culture.  The Spring Festival features art, music, cultural performances, demonstrations, and activities. | FREE ADMISSION Venue: Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St Johns Street, Port Moody Info: pomoarts.ca, info@pomoarts.ca, (604) 931-2008 Free Admission  Continue reading