The Things We Carry: Storytelling at Joy Kogawa House
Arts and Culture / PCHC-MoM Special Event

The Things We Carry: Storytelling at Joy Kogawa House

Our third set of “The Things We Carry’’ storytelling circles will feature three published authors: Joy Kogawa (from Ontario), Victoria Kuttainen (from Australia) and May Q. Wong (from Victoria). Each author will share her family migration story and reflections on migration. The size of the circles is designed to enable participants to interact with the featured storytellers in an intimate environment in the historic … Continue reading

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

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

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

Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers
PCHC-MoM Partner Events / PCHC-MoM Special Event

Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers

In partnership with the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW), PCHC is screening a selection of dynamic episodes of the ground-breaking Chinese Restaurant series by award-winning filmmaking duo: producer/director Cheuk Kwan and cinematographer Kwoi Gin. The screenings will take place on two separate days, and Q&A panels with the filmmakers with follow the presentations. Registration is required on Eventbrite for … Continue reading

Photos from the Chung Collection Tour
PCHC-MoM Special Event / Photo Gallery

Photos from the Chung Collection Tour

At the end of August 2016 PCHC organized an exclusive event for members and active volunteers: a tour of the Chung Collection led by the collector himself, Dr. Wallace Chung. Dr. Chung told special anecdotes regarding many artefacts in his collection, and provided historical context concerning the Canadian Pacific Railway, Chinese-Canadian immigration to Canada, and … Continue reading

Chung Collection Tour: Exclusive Event
PCHC-MoM Special Event

Chung Collection Tour: Exclusive Event

PCHC is offering an exclusive event–a guided tour of UBC’s Chung Collection with the collector himself Dr. Wallace Chung–for our active Volunteers and Members! If you are an active volunteer or member and haven’t received an email invite, please update your contact with Eleanor at pchcmom.intern@gmail.com. Pre-register soon as spots are limited!   Date and … Continue reading