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World Poetry Celebrates First Nations & South Asian Cultures
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World Poetry Celebrates First Nations & South Asian Cultures

World Poetry Celebrates First Nations & South Asian Cultures MAY 27 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm FREE event First in Vancouver! First Nations and South Asian cultures come together through dance, music and poetry. venue: Alice MacKay Room, Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch, 350 West Georgia St., Vancouver info: ariadnes@uniserve.com, 604-526-4729 Continue reading

Historic Powell St Walking Tour
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Historic Powell St Walking Tour

Historic Powell Street A Japanese Canadian Neighbourhood Walking Tour Saturday, May 26, 11.00 -12.30, & 1.30 – 3.00 Celebrating the 90th birthday of the Japanese Hall 1928 – 2018 Meet in front of the Japanese Hall 487 Alexander St.  Guided tour of Historic Powell Street and building tour of 1928 Japanese Hall. Adults $15, Students … Continue reading

A bridge to Taiwan
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A bridge to Taiwan

A Bridge to Taiwan Taiwanese film Series presented through May 2018 This series of Taiwanese films provide the access to the best of Taiwan cinema and the entertaining way to know Taiwan’s history, society environmental and complex cultural background. Proudly presented by Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Vancouver & Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society Venue: Taiwanese … Continue reading

Taste of Taiwan in Vancouver
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Taste of Taiwan in Vancouver

Taste of Taiwan in Vancouver Taiwanese chefs will showcase Taiwanese Cuisine, introducing Taiwanese cuisine, promoting healthy cooking, demonstrating creativity and advocating international communication and learning. May 27 (Sun) & May 28 (Mon), 2018 Venue: Taiwanese Cultural Centre 8853 Selkirk Street, Vancouver Inquiries/details/info/ 604-267-0901 http://www.tccs.ca Continue reading

A Century of Asian Writing
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A Century of Asian Writing

  Ricepaper and LiterASIAN are proud to present “A Century of Asian Writing” from 1.00pm – 2.30pm on May 12, 2018 at the Sun Wah Centre, 268 Keefer Street, Vancouver BC Visit https://ricepapermagazine.ca/ for more info.    Ricepaper Magazine is a Vancouver-based Canadian magazine which has showcased Asian Canadian literature, culture, and the arts since 1994. Launched … Continue reading

4th Annual Tagore Spring Festival 2018
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4th Annual Tagore Spring Festival 2018

4th Annual Tagore Spring Festival 2018 Hosted by Vancouver Tagore Society 19 May at 19:00–21:00 Centre Stage, Surrey City Hall. 13450 104 Avenue Surrey, BC A multicultural celebration of Spring through live music, dance and poetry, inspired by Nobel-laureate Rabindranath Tagore’s idea of cultural diversity and pluralism. Gate opens at 6:30 pm. Stalls from 6:30 … Continue reading

Legacy Signage Unveiling Next Stop: Lillooet
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Legacy Signage Unveiling Next Stop: Lillooet

Legacy Signage Unveiling Next Stop: Lillooet Fri May 11, 2018, 1.30 pm- Lillooet BC Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure partnership with the Japanese Canadian Community In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Japanese Canadian Internment (1942-2017), a historic sign will be unveiled for the self-supporting internment sites of East Lillooet, Bridge River, Minto, McGillvray … Continue reading

Unthreaded
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Unthreaded

Unthreaded Jeanette Lee, Judy Cheng, June Yun, Eri Ishii & Grace Tan: May 5 – 31, 2018 In conjunction with Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Festival. The concept of Pan-Asian heritage is a complex network of intertwining histories and meanings.  Mirroring the festival theme, this exhibition features a group of Asian women that have come together … Continue reading