Save the Date! Challenging Perspectives on Wellbeing — The Impact of Disconnectedness
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Save the Date! Challenging Perspectives on Wellbeing — The Impact of Disconnectedness

QUICK UPDATE: Please note the new link to the Youtube livestream. The eventbrite page has been updated accordingly. Event: Challenging Perspectives on Wellbeing — The Impact of Disconnectedness Webinar Date: September 27th 2021 (Monday) / 5:15pm – 6:30pm (PST) Registration: Register for free on eventbrite To commemorate Orange Shirt Day (September 30th), recently recognized as “The … Continue reading

Launch of Video and Teaching Edition – Challenging Racist “British Columbia”: 150 Years and Counting
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Launch of Video and Teaching Edition – Challenging Racist “British Columbia”: 150 Years and Counting

Event: Launch of new video & teaching edition of Challenging Racist “British Columbia”: 150 Years and Counting Date: July 20th 2021 (Tuesday) / 4:00pm – 5:30pm (PST) Pre-registration: Register here. Join us for the launch of the new video and teaching edition of Challenging Racist “British Columbia”: 150 Years and Counting on Tuesday, July 20 2021, … Continue reading

Ancestors in our Attics by Catherine Clement
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Ancestors in our Attics by Catherine Clement

Event: Virtual event Ancestors in our Attics by Catherine Clement Date: May 1st 2021 (Saturday) / 5:15pm – 6:15pm (PST) Pre-registration: Register here. Community curator Catherine Clement will explore how stories of migration have been rediscovered and brought back to life through objects found, yet forgotten, in our homes. Through her decade-long, ground-breaking work collecting the hidden … Continue reading

Free: guided tours of “Across the Pacific” exhibition
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Free: guided tours of “Across the Pacific” exhibition

Did you know that there is a restored 1920 village in Burnaby? It is inside the Burnaby Village Museum which currently houses the “Across the Pacific” exhibition that explores the deep roots Chinese-Canadians planted in Burnaby. PCHC-MoM is very pleased to have the curator Denise Fong personally guide us through the exhibition. As she can only take … Continue reading

The Things We Carry: Storytelling at Joy Kogawa House
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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

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

Chung Collection Tour: Exclusive Event
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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

Family History with a Smartphone Community Showcase
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Family History with a Smartphone Community Showcase

  Our “Family History with a Smartphone” workshop series is concluding! During this workshop series, we have reached out to community members with the desire to preserve the stories of their elders, family members, and loved ones, and have taught them new techniques on how to compose stories, film oral histories, and edit footage. We hope … Continue reading

Post-Production Workshop Photos
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Post-Production Workshop Photos

On Saturday, May 14th, PCHC hosted the second workshop in the “Family History with a Smartphone” workshop series! This workshop, taught by filmmaker Alejandro Yoshizawa and co-facilitated with Dominique Bautista, focused on the Post-Production stage of filmmaking. A group of enthusiastic participants joined to learn how to edit films in order to preserve family histories! Guests … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Workshop II: Post-Production
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshop II: Post-Production

Family History with a Smartphone Part II: Post-Production Workshop Saturday, May 14th at 1:00pm-4:30pm Asian Centre Auditorium, 1871 West Mall –> latecomers go directly to Buchanan B202, where we will be working in a computer lab Did you miss PCHC-MoM’s first workshop? Never fear! Our second workshop for “Family History with a Smartphone” is open to … Continue reading