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Recognition Awards Nominations Submissions Extended
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Recognition Awards Nominations Submissions Extended

Since 1996, the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society has dedicated itself to promoting the inclusion and social integration of Pan-Asian Canadian communities through its explorASIAN festival and programming. Every year, VAHMS honours three individuals, community organizations, or educational institutions representing Pan-Asian communities that have made significant contributions to this vision. And we need your help! … Continue reading

Virtual Cherry Blossom Tree Walk – Haiku Walk from Historic Joy Kogawa House, on NOW
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Virtual Cherry Blossom Tree Walk – Haiku Walk from Historic Joy Kogawa House, on NOW

Historic Joy Kogawa House is the childhood home of Canadian author Joy Kogawa. Now used as a site for author residencies and literary events, the house stands as a historical reminder of the internment experience of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War, and by extension, to the experiences of diverse cultural and ethnic groups within Canadian society. They … Continue reading

*Postponed* CCHSBC 2020 Celebratory Dinner Honours Paul Yee
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*Postponed* CCHSBC 2020 Celebratory Dinner Honours Paul Yee

Dear Guests, As the global events concerning COVID-19 (“coronavirus”) unfold, I wanted to let you know that the Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC (CCHSBC) Board of Directors is actively monitoring updates from our provincial and public health authorities closely.  Your ongoing support and care for others and our communities is greatly appreciated during this … Continue reading

Glitter Technics interdisciplinary presentation
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Glitter Technics interdisciplinary presentation

Glitter Technics is a sparkling night showcasing the work of emerging multidisciplinary LGBTQ2SI+ artists from a 13-week experiential creative empowerment workshop led by Mutya Macatumpag at the Pride in Arts Society’s SUM Gallery. Mediums that glitter at our December 4th gallery show include visual art, installation, movement performance, music, poetry, light/shadow art, video , silkscreen … Continue reading

World Traditional Performing Arts Festival
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World Traditional Performing Arts Festival

World Traditional Performing Arts Festival, which celebrates its 3rd time this year, is performing various ethnic performing arts including Korean traditional arts, the First Nations performing group, Taiwanese Dance and Indonesian Dance. Communicating and understanding other cultures through sharing and experiencing each other’s unique culture is the purpose of this event.  This year’s event will be … Continue reading

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