“Scattering and Gathering” Opening Reception | July 8
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“Scattering and Gathering” Opening Reception | July 8

PCHC-MoM and artist Esmie Gayo McLaren would like to invite you to the opening reception of “Scattering and Gathering” on July 8 (2:00-5:00pm) at the Yaletown Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre (181 Roundhouse Mews). “Scattering and Gathering” is a public exhibition on Filipino migration running from July 7-12. Enjoy poems from Spanish-Filipina-Punjabi poet, Lakshmi … 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

Screening of “Yellowing”, Nov 22
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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

VAFF Recap & Congratulations to All Our Father’s Relations
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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
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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

Living Library Pilot
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Living Library Pilot

Living Library Pilot Date: Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm Location: UBC Asian Centre, 1871 West Mall Admission: Free, but please register at Eventbrite. Hosts: UBC Asian Library and PCHC-MoM Society   Description: LIVING LIBRARY A Living Library Program makes people—rather than books—available for checkout. In the Asian Library context, such a program would provide a space for distinguished individuals who … Continue reading