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Living Library Pilot
PCHC-MoM Partner Events

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

Exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities
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Exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities

Canadian Society for Asian Arts in Vancouver, British Columbia, in collaboration with the Institute of Ethnic Studies (KITA) and the National University of Malaysia, presents the exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities Opening Reception: Sunday October 30th, 2016 12:00pm Exhibition dates: October 30th – December 9, 2016 Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 5pm Closed on Mondays and Canadian Statutory Holidays … Continue reading

PCHC Partners to Present All Our Father’s Relations at VAFF
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PCHC Partners to Present All Our Father’s Relations at VAFF

We are pleased to announce that PCHC will be a partner for the screening of  Sarah Ling and Al Yoshizawa’s new film, All Our Father’s Relations, on Sunday November 6th, 2016 from 4:30pm-6:30pm at Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas Vancouver. This film follows Elder Larry Grant and Howard Grant and their mixed Chinese and First Nations family and … Continue reading

Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, & the Transpacific
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Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, & the Transpacific

Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, and the Transpacific  Monday, November 7 – Registration Open! Asian Canadians and First Nations have been interacting in Victoria area for over 150 years, and we want to hear their stories, bitter or sweet. Join the ACVI team and guest speakers John Adams, Charlayne Thornton-Joe, Ann-Lee and Gordon … Continue reading

Photos: Special Screening of Episodes from “Chinese Restaurants”
PCHC-MoM Partner Events / Photo Gallery

Photos: Special Screening of Episodes from “Chinese Restaurants”

PCHC partnered with the Asian Canadian Writers Workshop to present episodes from the ground-breaking documentary series “Chinese Restaurant” series, which focused on the Chinese and Hakka diaspora throughout the world through the lens of Chinese restaurants. Following the episodes was a Q&A panel with the filmmakers themselves, Cheuk Kwan and Kwoi Gin.   Continue reading

Photo Gallery: Opening of New Chinese Canadian Military Museum Exhibition
Community Events / Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery: Opening of New Chinese Canadian Military Museum Exhibition

Yesterday, on Wednesday, October 5th, the Chinese Canadian Military Society launched their new exhibition on the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Hong Kong. PCHC brought volunteers to the opening at the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver, and were were privileged to have met amazing Chinese Canadian World War II veterans, including Bing Wong … Continue reading

Call for Volunteers: Special Exhibition Launch at Chinese Canadian Military Museum
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Call for Volunteers: Special Exhibition Launch at Chinese Canadian Military Museum

If you are interested in a volunteer opportunity with the Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration (PCHC-MoM) Society on Wednesday, October 5th, please read on. PCHC is looking for a couple of volunteers to help out with the launch of a special exhibition at the Chinese Canadian Military Museum on Wednesday, October 5th 2016 at … Continue reading

Chinese Canadian Military Museum & Senator Vivienne Poy Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Battle of Hong Kong
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Chinese Canadian Military Museum & Senator Vivienne Poy Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Battle of Hong Kong

The Chinese Canadian Military Museum invites you to join with them and retired senator Vivienne Poy as they commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Hong Kong with the launch of their new exhibition. Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Chinese Canadian Military Museum 2nd Floor, 555 Columbia Street, Vancouver 17:00 p.m. Learn more about the dark days and years for … Continue reading

PCHC Photos from LiterASIAN 2016
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PCHC Photos from LiterASIAN 2016

PCHC was a partner at LiterASIAN 2016, a festival of Asian-Canadian writing and literature. From an opening panel to workshops, book launches, and a concluding Peking duck dinner, PCHC was proud to support celebrated and emerging Asian-Canadian writers. To members of the community who stopped by our table at the Word Vancouver festival, we loved getting a … Continue reading

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