Vancouver City Hall, one of our most iconic sites in Vancouver, was illuminated with red, on May 1st, 2019 to celebrate the starting day of Asian Heritage Month. It showcases our pride of being part of the diverse Canadian society that embraces the inclusion of the many Pan-Asian communities and their unique cultural heritage.
On April 25, 2019, the president of VAHMS Leticia Sanchez was interviewed by the radio host Alireza Ahmadian from the radio program Review. Please click here to listen the full interview.
The opening ceremony for explorASIAN kicked off on April 27. Here are the photo galleries of the great event, photographed by Diones Lago.
Please be acknowledged that due to a miscommunication, there is an event on your program guide that needs to be corrected as below: Anahita Group of Arts and CultureTitle: Helping our Homeland – EarthWhen: May 19th, 2019 6:30pm Doors Open, 7pm Show starts Where: The York Theatre, 639 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, …
Origo Club Art Gallery May 3 & 4 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Drop by and join us to explore the Chinese culture and traditional Chinese Art techniques, especially in Thangka, Porcelain, and Zisha Teapot. Venue: Origo Club, #110 – 6888 River Rd, Richmond Info: origoclub.ca, firstname.lastname@example.org, (604) 285-8889 Free Admission
Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies April 16, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm An annual event to showcase students’ work within Asian Canadian communities (course ACAM 350: Asian Canadian Community-Based Media). Venue: Frederic Wood Theatre, 6354 Crescent Rd, Vancouver Info: email@example.com Free Admission
Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society May 10 – 11 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Chef from Taiwan will showcase Taiwanese cuisines Venue: Taiwanese Cultural Centre, 8853 Selkirk Street, Vancouver Info: tccs.ca, firstname.lastname@example.org, (604) 267-0901 $15 Admission
Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society May 4, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Celebrate the multiculturalism of the Canada’s West Coast fishing industry, featuring performances, workshops, food tastings, demonstrations, and exhibits. Venue: Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, 12138 Fourth Avenue, Richmond Info: gulfofgeorgiacannery.org/events Free Admission
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! …
June 7, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Pan Asian performances, 10 course Chinese Dinner, silent auction, raffle and recognition awards for outstanding community leaders and organizations. Pink Pearl Restaurant, 1132 East Hastings Street, Vancouver