Events

Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday and Asian Heritage Society’ 15th Anniversary

For information on any Asian Heritage Month event, contact

Art Miki: 204-488-8059 or artmiki@mts.net
Muni Mysore: 204-895-7242 or muni.mysore@gmail.com
Julie Javier: 204-488-9965
Alan Wong: wongala@gmail.com
Wonjae Song: tkoreatimes@gmail.com
Sharan Tappia: 2901473@gmail.com

Past Events

May
5
Fri
Asian Heritage Month Opening Ceremony 2017 @ Manitoba Legislative Building
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday and Asian Heritage Society’ 15th Anniversary

Reading by Sally Ito and Michiko Tsuboi (Children’s Book authors) @ Louis Riel Library
May 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Reading by Sally Ito and Michiko Tsuboi (Children’s Book authors)

May
7
Sun
Steinbach Diversity Festival @ Mennonite Heritage Village
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
May
11
Thu
Asian Heritage High School Symposium @ University of Winnipeg, Manitoba Hall
May 11 @ 9:30 am – 8:00 pm
May
16
Tue
Asian Film Night @ Japanese Cultural Centre
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 1 @ 10:00 pm

Feature Films

  • A Dwarf’s Hideout – Alan Wong
  • Facing Injustice: The Relocation of Japanese Canadians to Manitoba – Aaron Floresco
May
18
Thu
Readings by Marty Chan (Children’s Book Author)
May 18 all-day

AM: Millennium Library, 251 Donald Street, Winnipeg

PM: Fort Garry Library, 1360 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg

May
20
Sat
Asian Cultural and Fashion Show @ St. Vital Shopping Mall
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
May
27
Sat
Asian Canadian Festival at The Forks @ The Forks under the canopy
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Forks under the canopy – Entertainment and Cultural Demonstrations

May
28
Sun
Human Rights Tribute to Canada’s 150th Birthday @ Canadian Museum for Human Rights – Buhler Hall
May 28 @ 2:00 pm

Noon: Panel Presentation: Asian Canadian Sense of Belonging

2:00 pm – Film: Facing Injustice: Relocation of Japanese Canadians to Manitoba, Filmmaker: Aaron Floresco

3:00 to 5:00 pm – Closing ceremony and entertainment