A BANQUET OF STORIES: Sharing Migration Stories Through Food
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A BANQUET OF STORIES: Sharing Migration Stories Through Food

Celebrate Strathcona’s multicultural past and present through storytelling and food. Pacific Canada Heritage Centre Museum of Migration Society hosts an afternoon of diverse communities sharing family dishes and the migration stories they hold. Yes, there will be food sampling! In this “round-robin” style storytelling event, you will hear diverse migration stories inspired by family recipes, … Continue reading

KUROKO Presented by Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre
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KUROKO Presented by Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre

Presented by: Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre Date and Location: Nov 6-16, Historic Theatre (1895 Venables St)Tickets from $26 – tickets.thecultch.com OR box office – 604 251 1363 ABOUT KUROKO Hiroshi has only a year left to live. During that time, he must somehow get his daughter Maya to leave her bedroom, something that hasn’t happened … Continue reading

Facets: Jim Wong-Chu – ICONIC ASIAN CANADIAN Exhibit
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Facets: Jim Wong-Chu – ICONIC ASIAN CANADIAN Exhibit

The Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society has partnered with the Emily Carr University of Art + Design and the University of British Columbia Rare Books Collection Library to organize an exhibition running from, Thursday, October 10, 2019, to Friday, November 15, 2019, showcasing the legacy of Jim Wong-Chu. Continue reading

We have a new Executive Director
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We have a new Executive Director

September brings renewed energy to our VAHMS team. We are fortunate to have a diverse group of board members, advisors, and volunteers who have the skills and the desire to help us achieve our goals. Each year explorASIAN festival grows bigger and stronger thanks to all our VAHMS team, sponsors, partners, and donors. I’m delighted to share with you some exciting news. Paula LaBrie has joined VAHMS as our new … Continue reading

UBC Library’s Chung Collection is added to the Canadian Commission for UNESCO’s Canada Memory of the World Register
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UBC Library’s Chung Collection is added to the Canadian Commission for UNESCO’s Canada Memory of the World Register

BC Library’s Chung Collection has been added to the Canadian Commission for UNESCO’s Canada Memory of the World Register in recognition of its historical value. Please click here to read the news on UBC Library website. The Wallace B. Chung and Madeline H. Chung Collection was donated to UBC Library by the Chung Family in 1999. … Continue reading

ARTIST EXHIBITION:  CREATIONS OF AN ELASTIC MIND – SEPTEMBER 4 – 28, 2019
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ARTIST EXHIBITION: CREATIONS OF AN ELASTIC MIND – SEPTEMBER 4 – 28, 2019

This exhibit showcases pieces of sudden inspiration or unusual choices of materials or some other feature that will make you stop and question their creation. Meet the Artist, Roxsane K. Tiernan on September 14th from 1pm to 3pm at 13530 – 72nd Avenue, Surrey, BC. Click here to learn more about the artist or here … Continue reading