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Cantonese Opera July 7 Show at Michael J. Fox

PCHC co-presents Cantonese Opera Show (July 7)「粵韻聲傳加西東」 PCHC-MoM Society will co-present a benefit recital and theatrical performance as part of the trans-Pacific project called “Multi Voices One Heart: Celebrating Canada 150 in Cantonese Opera” at the Michael J. Fox Theatre on Friday night, July 7. (A repeat performance will be presented in the Ryerson Theatre in Toronto … Continue reading

MVOH launched with a bang!
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MVOH launched with a bang!

Mrs Angela Keung, Chair of MVOH Steering Committee, was assisted by Harb Gill and Winnie Cheung of PCHC in officially launching the trans-Pacific Cantonese Opera Project “MVOH” by hitting the ceremonial gong in Metro Vancouver on May1. Also featured in this photo are community leaders and scholars, including Drs. Elizabeth and Graham Johnson who were … Continue reading

PCHC Block by Block team
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PCHC Block by Block team

Congrats to Richard, Dominique & Angela for joining the national oral history team of Block by Block! PCHC-MoM Society, in partnership with the Toronto Ward Museum, is pleased to announce that Richard Liu, Dominique Bautista and Angela Ho have been selected to work on the national oral history project called Block by Block, which is … Continue reading

PCHC Winter/Spring 2017 Newsletter
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PCHC Winter/Spring 2017 Newsletter

PCHC’s 2017 Winter/Spring Newsletter is out! (Who can tell which season it is with the Lower Mainland’s strange weather?) Click the link above for many exciting developments, including museum updates, upcoming events, and exciting future projects! If you missed this newsletter in your inbox, click here to subscribe! You can also find an archive of past newsletters here. 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

Family Stories Live On Through Our Museums – an Article by Todd Wong
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Family Stories Live On Through Our Museums – an Article by Todd Wong

The following article was written by Todd Wong for the “Times Colonist” on October 25th. The article was originaly published at the link here: http://www.timescolonist.com/family-stories-live-on-through-our-museums-1.2372544 Family stories live on through our museums  TODD WONG / FOR TIMES COLONIST OCTOBER 25, 2016 12:01 AM Conservator Lisa Bengston puts the finishing touches on the seats of a 1903 … 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