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

Photos from PCHC-MoM Guided Tour of the Royal British Columbia Museum
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Photos from PCHC-MoM Guided Tour of the Royal British Columbia Museum

Yesterday, October 27th, the PCHC-MoM Society led a guided tour of the Gold Rush! El Dorado in BC exhibition at the Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria. The fascinating exhibit included wonderful interactive displays and artefacts relating to the Chinese worker and migrant experience in the gold rush. Thanks to Tzu-I Chung for being our host! … Continue reading

Historic Musqueam Event
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Historic Musqueam Event

Last week PCHC-MoM members had the honour of being invited to a historic event at the Musqueam Cultural Centre, celebrating the past, present, and future relationship between Chinese and First Nations peoples. The event brought together community members, Chinese Canadian associations, individuals with historic links to the Chinese Market Gardens formerly at Musqueam, and political dignitaries, … Continue reading

PCHC Inaugural Symposium
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PCHC Inaugural Symposium

The PCHC Inaugural Symposium on September 27, 2013, brought together diverse cultural groups and representatives from universities, libraries and museums for consultation and collaboration in realizing the vision of the Pacific Canada Heritage Centre — Museum of Migration Society.  The dream of having a Museum of Migration on the West Coast has been enthusiastically embraced. … Continue reading