PCHC Winter/Spring 2017 Newsletter
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PCHC Winter/Spring 2017 Newsletter

PCHC’s 2017 Winter/Spring Newsletter is out! (Who can tell which season it is with the Lower Mainland’s strange weather?) Click the link above for many exciting developments, including museum updates, upcoming events, and exciting future projects! If you missed this newsletter in your inbox, click here to subscribe! You can also find an archive of past newsletters here. Continue reading

Screening of “Yellowing”, Nov 22
PCHC-MoM Partner Events

Screening of “Yellowing”, Nov 22

Screening: Yellowing 亂世備忘 A documentary by Chan Tze Woon on the “Umbrella Movement in HK”, shown at the 2016 Vancouver Film Festival. The film has been nominated for the Golden Horse Award in Taiwan. Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 (6:30pm) Location: Frederic Wood Theatre, 6354 Crescent Rd, Vancouver Length: 133 mins Language: Cantonese with English Subtitles Open … Continue reading

Family Stories Live On Through Our Museums – an Article by Todd Wong
Media / News

Family Stories Live On Through Our Museums – an Article by Todd Wong

The following article was written by Todd Wong for the “Times Colonist” on October 25th. The article was originaly published at the link here: http://www.timescolonist.com/family-stories-live-on-through-our-museums-1.2372544 Family stories live on through our museums  TODD WONG / FOR TIMES COLONIST OCTOBER 25, 2016 12:01 AM Conservator Lisa Bengston puts the finishing touches on the seats of a 1903 … Continue reading

VAFF Recap & Congratulations to All Our Father’s Relations
Community Events / Honour / PCHC-MoM Partner Events

VAFF Recap & Congratulations to All Our Father’s Relations

The Vancouver Asian Film Festival was outstanding this year! PCHC members and friends were present at a large number of films this year, including international and Canadian shorts, Mixed Match, #TheLastSmile, #Tyrus, and PCHC’s co-presented film #AllOurFathersRelations. Congratulations to all filmmakers and VAFF crew on your excellent achievements, and a special congrats to all winners of … Continue reading

Living Library Photos
PCHC-MoM Partner Events / Photo Gallery

Living Library Photos

On Thursday, November 3rd, the UBC Asian Library and PCHC-MoM Society launched a pilot “Living Library” event with an Asian-Canadian angle. At the Living Library, participants were able to “Check Out” walking and talking “Living Books” to as them about their diverse backgrounds and experiences. Living Books present at the Library were: Danvic Briones, a … Continue reading

Oral History Project with Indonesian-Canadian Elders
Community Events

Oral History Project with Indonesian-Canadian Elders

With the support from PCHC-MoM Society and UBC, the Canadian Indonesian Diaspora Society (CIDS) received a federal government grant to record the migration and family stories of Indonesian-Canadian elders. Migration researcher and writer Kilim Park and Co-Founder/Co-Editor in Chief of Loose Lips Magazine Kristi Alexandra, co-ordinators of the project, brought the community together on October 27 … Continue reading

Mark Your Calendars! PCHC AGM & Strathcona Intercultural Walk Nov 19
PCHC-MoM Special Event

Mark Your Calendars! PCHC AGM & Strathcona Intercultural Walk Nov 19

Two PCHC events on November 19th are coming up! First, join us for PCHC’s 2016 Annual General Meeting! Voting members will be receive a formal notice of the AGM, but all are welcome to attend as long as you RSVP. The AGM will take place on November 19th from 11:00am to 12:00pm. The meeting is booked at the UBC Learning … Continue reading