NEWS & EVENTS
SHOU LA SHOU
ASIAN HERITAGE MONTH
CCCFA President Sheila Foster spoke about 'Missing Chapters: Untold Stories of Asian Canadians in Calgary'..This unique project stems from a thorough community consultation held in over 50 Asian communities in Calgary. You can see the video by clicking on the image.
Thank you for making Asian Heritage Month a success! We hope to work with you all in the coming months to help spread the project Missing Chapters: Untold Stories of Asian Canadians in Calgary. In summary, there were over 700 people at the launch event with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and over 2400 people attended the Genesis Centre.
The free event on Saturday May 27th, 2017 at the Genesis Centre had exciting and unique performances featuring:
Chinese Lion Dance
Madhuban Performing Arts
Gatka - Sikh Martial Arts from Dashmesh Cultural Centre
Fanta Korean Drumming & Traditional Dance
Mon Fan Taichi & Wushu Academy
University of Calgary Filipino Students Association
Troo Knot Korean Hip Hop Dancers
Korean Art Club Samulnori Band & Traditional Dancers
Missing Chapters stories also presented throughout the event through video and speeches.
Thank you sponsors for supporting Asian Heritage Month!