Feature Event: Philippines Historama 2019
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Feature Event: Philippines Historama 2019

Philippines HISTORAMA — the history of the Philippines presented creatively through short plays, songs and dances — is brought to you in 2019 by popular demand! (Free seating starts at 1:45pm. Arrive early. Refreshments provided at intermission.) Co-written by historian Atty. Bernie Julve and community leader Carmelita Salonga Tapia, with input and advice from the … Continue reading

Philippines Historama 2019
PCHC-MoM Partner Events / PCHC-MoM Special Event

Philippines Historama 2019

Philippines HISTORAMA — the history of the Philippines presented creatively through short plays, songs and dances — is brought to you in 2019 by popular demand! (Free seating starts at 1:45pm. Arrive early. Refreshments provided at intermission.) Co-written by historian Atty. Bernie Julve and community leader Carmelita Salonga Tapia, with input and advice from the … Continue reading

Just Breathe – An Art Exhibit of Scenes, Sounds, and Scents in Romantic Watercolours
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Just Breathe – An Art Exhibit of Scenes, Sounds, and Scents in Romantic Watercolours

By Celia Leung & Esmie Gayo McLaren We can’t wait for Celia Leung and Esmie Gayo McLaren’s exhibit, Just Breathe – Scenes, Sounds, and Scents in Romantic Watercolours ! The opening reception is May 4, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at the Jeunesse Gallery of Fine Arts, 2668 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. The exhibit will … Continue reading

Cross Cultural Strathcona Walking Tour
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Cross Cultural Strathcona Walking Tour

The Cross Cultural Strathcona Walking Tour: Find out more about how early immigrants helped build Vancouver while exploring Vancouver’s east side neighbourhoods The Cross Cultural Strathcona Walking Tour celebrates the rich layered history of Vancouver’s downtown east side neighbourhoods: Hogan’s Alley, Jewish Strathcona, Japantown (Powell Street) and Chinatown. The guided walking tour builds awareness of … Continue reading

Multi Voices, One Heart (MVOH) 2018
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Multi Voices, One Heart (MVOH) 2018

Following the resounding success of last year’s Multi Voices, One Heart (MVOH), PCHC-MoM, U Sing Cantonese Opera Pavilion and partners are proud to offer the 2018 sequel in Vancouver, “The Fleeting Soundscape of Early Pacific Canada”, in support of the community’s effort to obtain UNESCO World Heritage designation for Vancouver Chinatown. Though little known in present-day … Continue reading

LiterASIAN 2018: Journey to the West
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LiterASIAN 2018: Journey to the West

Launched in 2013, LiterASIAN is an annual festival of Pacific Rim Asian Canadian writing and a community-building initiative of the Asian Canadian Writers Workshop (ACWW), one of PCHC-MoM’s longstanding partners (and literary office-mate!). This year’s theme, Journey to the West: Writing Across the Pacific, welcomes an incredible line-up of eleven authors showcasing the breadth and … 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

The Things We Carry | Doors Open Richmond
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The Things We Carry | Doors Open Richmond

Doors Open Richmond 2018 is fast approaching this weekend, and we’re excited to share with you the wonderful storytellers attending our show-and-share on Sunday, June 3 (11am-4pm) at the Richmond Museum (7700 Minoru Gate). Each of these storytellers will be bringing objects they carried with them on their journeys to Canada, and will tell the … Continue reading

Powder, Paint, and Stories: PCHC-MoM at the Richmond Museum
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Powder, Paint, and Stories: PCHC-MoM at the Richmond Museum

When you move across an ocean, what do you choose to carry, and what stories do you tell? PCHC-MoM is excited to partner with the Richmond Museum to bring these questions to life through a weekend of arts and crafts, music, and storytelling on June 2-3 (11am-3pm), as part of Doors Open Richmond. We’re delighted … Continue reading

All Our Father’s Relations: A New Resource for Teachers
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All Our Father’s Relations: A New Resource for Teachers

Including Indigenous content across the K-12 curriculum is now a mandatory requirement in BC, but many teachers feel under-equipped to provide the guidance expected from them. In response to this need, and in line with our aim to create intercultural dialogue and resources, PCHC-MoM has been hard at work with the team behind the 2016 award-winning … Continue reading

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PCHC-MoM to host BxB Block Party at Strathcona – Strathcona Stories

PCHC-MoM is delighted to host the Block Party at the Strathcona Community Centre in Vancouver in conjunction with partners across the country to mark the successful conclusion of Block by Block — a national oral history project spearheaded by our partner the Toronto Ward Museum. This party will be held concurrently with two participating historically … Continue reading