CCHSBC’S Annual Celebratory Dinner – Paul Yee
Arts and Culture / Community Events

CCHSBC’S Annual Celebratory Dinner – Paul Yee

(Note: Due to COVID-19, this dinner is currently postponed to a later date. All tickets will be honoured at the postponed date). The Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC’s 2020 Annual Celebratory Dinner will honour the award-winning author, historian, and archivist Paul Yee. This evening will showcase Paul’s remarkable list of contributions to Chinese Canadian … Continue reading

Launch of (Un)Settling the Islands: Race, Indigeneity and the Transpacific
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Launch of (Un)Settling the Islands: Race, Indigeneity and the Transpacific

Join us at the launch of (Un)Settling the Islands: Race, Indigeneity and the Transpacific on February 15 at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre! A unique collection of articles exploring Indigenous and Asian Canadian histories from Vancouver Island and beyond, edited by Christine O’Bonsawin and John Price. We are proud to support this volume … Continue reading

LiterAsian 2019
Arts and Culture / Community Events / PCHC-MoM Partner Events

LiterAsian 2019

We are so excited to co-present LiterAsian 2019! This year’s theme is Genesis: Writing Life Into Art. We have an incredible line up of authors with a full schedule of events, workshops, and panels happening all throughout Vancouver’s historic Chinatown located on the unceded Coast Salish Territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil Waututh, and Squamish people. Purchase a … Continue reading

Call for Volunteers: Spring 2019
Call for Volunteers / Community Events

Call for Volunteers: Spring 2019

Take a look at some great opportunities to give a hand and learn more about intercultural history in Pacific Canada! Coming up is our feature event: The Things We Carry – Storytelling at Joy Kogawa House. Two volunteers are needed to help facilitate storytelling circles. To get involved, email our volunteer coordinator at pchc.vol@gmail.com or … Continue reading

Scattering & Gathering | PCHC-MoM Visit
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Scattering & Gathering | PCHC-MoM Visit

On Sunday July 8, a group of PCHC-MoM directors, staff and volunteers attended the opening reception of Scattering & Gathering, a new, public art exhibit on Filipino migration at the Roundhouse Community Centre in Vancouver’s Yaletown. Scattering & Gathering features work by Spanish-Filipina-Punjabi poet Lakshmi Gill on her “unsettled” way of life as an immigrant, … Continue reading

CCMMS | Forgotten Indigenous War Veterans and Today’s Heroes
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CCMMS | Forgotten Indigenous War Veterans and Today’s Heroes

  Join PCHC-MoM on Saturday, July 7 (2-4pm) at 555 Columbia St (2nd floor) for the opening of the Chinese Canadian Military Museum Society’s new exhibit: “Forgotten Indigenous War Veterans and Today’s Heroes”. Come learn about their stories in the world wars, and the many contributions they made for our country. Can’t wait to see you there!     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