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

Family History with a Smartphone Workshop #1 Photos
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshop #1 Photos

Thanks to all that came out to our first workshop of “Family History with a Smartphone!” On Sunday, April 17th, participants gathered at the Asian Centre Auditorium at UBC and learned about framing, lighting, and audio; the workshop also got into family stories and the ethics that go into filmmaking, and participants began to draft their … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Workshops Featured in Ming Pao
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshops Featured in Ming Pao

We had a wonderful time at the first workshop for “Family History with a Smartphone” on Sunday, April 17th! The workshop series was covered in Ming Pao . Featured below (pictured: PCHC-MoM President Winnie Cheung, Facilitators Joanna Yang and Sarah Ling, and Coordinator Eleanor Munk). Ming Pao promotion for the workshop series can be found below: … Continue reading

Project 40 Interview with PCHC-MoM
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Project 40 Interview with PCHC-MoM

In the following link, “Museum Conversations with Janice Li”, Janice Li of Project 40 Conducts an interview with PCHC-MoM Director Tineke Hellwig and Coordinator Eleanor Munk about PCHC-MoM’s dream! PCHC’s interview is episode 5 of Janice Li’s “Museum Conversations” series. http://www.projectx40.com/blog40/2016/2/26/museum-conversations-with-janice-li-ep-5-monthly-takeover Continue reading

Banquet of Stories Videos
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Banquet of Stories Videos

Videos from A Banquet of Stories are now available in three parts! On September 26, 2015, the PCHC-MoM Society held “A Banquet of Stories” an afternoon that brought together diverse communities to share stories inspired by food and migration. The Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration (PCHC – MoM) Society is a non-profit society … Continue reading

BC Multicultural Inspirational Talks
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BC Multicultural Inspirational Talks

We had a great time at the BC Multicultural Inspirational Talks at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, where our President Winnie Cheung spoke about her mother and daughter in her wonderful and poetic speech “From One Generation to Another”. Winnie discussed family, history, migrants, and the power of the narrative, as well as PCHC-MoM’s dream to build a Museum … Continue reading

A Banquet of Stories featured in UBC Library Friends Newsletter
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A Banquet of Stories featured in UBC Library Friends Newsletter

Our Title Sponsor UBC Library has covered PCHC-MoM’s September 26 event A Banquet of Stories in their Fall 2015 Newsletter “UBC Library Friends”. The coverage was titled “Banquet of Stories inspires cross-cultural sharing”. For more see http://issuu.com/ubclibrary/docs/ubclibrary_friends_fall2015/6. PCHC-MoM’s event is listed on page 7. Continue reading

A Banquet of Stories Featured in Philippine Canadian Inquirer
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A Banquet of Stories Featured in Philippine Canadian Inquirer

PCHC-MoM’s September 26 Banquet of Stories event was featured in the Philippine Canadian Inquirer on October 2nd, 2015 edition. Thanks to the Inquirer for your media coverage, and to Trinidad “Treenee” Lopez for your photographs. Scanned image of the coverage  below: Pictured (left to right): 1) Winnie Cheung striking the gong 2) the Filipino table at … Continue reading