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April 2017
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Re-Orienting China Book Launch

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Confucius Institute in Edmonton,
13750 Woodcroft Avenue NW
Edmonton, T5M 3M4
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Reorienting China Book Launch

University of Alberta professor and writer Leilei Chen was born and raised in China, but admits she’d always held an idealized vision of Canada. When a doctoral scholarship brought her to Edmonton, that vision was shattered by Canada’s social problems and historical racism – even the weather didn’t measure up to her red-leafed dreams. Canadian realities made her consider her homeland and how the “seemingly antithetical” countries actually shared many similarities. She credits her travels for her “more nuanced and…

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$12

Tale of Princess Kaguya – Asian Heritage Month

April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Metro Cinema Garneau Theatre,
8712 - 109 Street
Edmonton, T6G 1E9
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Princess

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Reel Family Cinema / Studio Ghibli Monthyl Japan 2013, 137 min, Dir: Isao Takahata Screenings: Saturday April 29 at 2:00PM Monday May 1 at 7:00PM Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime. Apr 29…

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May 2017
Regular admission

Tale of the Princess Kaguya – Asian Heritage Month

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Metro Cinema Garneau Theatre,
8712 - 109 Street
Edmonton, T6G 1E9
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Princess

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Reel Family Cinema / Studio Ghibli Monthyl Japan 2013, 137 min, Dir: Isao Takahata Screenings: Monday May 1 at 7:00PM Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.   May 1 – Japanese with subtitles…

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$200

Write for the Stage: A Playwriting Workshop by Marty Chan – Asian Heritage Month

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - May 23 @ 8:30 pm
St Albert Place,
5 St. Anne Street
St Albert,
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15 years – Adult Before the audience, the actors, and the directors comes the playwright, who fills blank pages with characters, dialogue and story. Learn how to craft a stage play with playwright and author Marty Chan. Over four weeks, he'll reveal his simple and easy-to-apply tips on writing for theatre. May 2 to May 23, 2017 7 - 8:30 pm INSTRUCTOR: Marty Chan Fee: $200 Register Online By phone: 780-459-1585 In person:  Community and Protective Services Office | St. Albert Place…

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Janes’ Walk – Asian Heritage Month

May 7 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Centre,
9540 - 102 Avenue NW
Edmonton, T5H 0E3
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Edmonton's Chinatown: A Living Library http://janeswalk.org/canada/edmonton/edmontons/ Did you know that Edmonton's Chinatown is the largest in area of any North American Chinatown? Did you know that Chinatown has a few different hearts? Come along for a walk to learn about Chinatown's past, present, and future. We'll also be crowd-sourcing your photos and stories to create a collaborative Chinatown map. More details coming soon! Chinatown Multicultural CentreLed by Kathryn Lennon, Claudia Wong-RusnakSunday May 7, 2017, 10:30 AM, 2.5 Hours  

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Regular admission applies

The Apology – Asian Heritage Month

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Metro Cinema Garneau Theatre,
8712 - 109 Street
Edmonton, T6G 1E9
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Apology

Asian Canadian Film Series 2017 This is the second presentation of the Asian Canadian film series at Metro Cinema, featuring Canadian made films for Asian heritage month. In a time where Hollywood continues to whitewash films and leave diverse voices out of the conversation, it’s more important than ever to show Asian people on the screen. This year’s films are recent releases by female filmmakers, all of which are multi-faceted, and multicultural. Curated by Alexis Kienlen. The Apology is a…

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HSK Test – Asian Heritage Month

May 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ross Sheppard Senior High School
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The Confucius Institute in Edmonton is a centre for the administration of internationally recognized testing, providing formal credentialing in Chinese language. These tests are administered in the spring and fall in three categories. The CIE will offer the 2017 HSK Test on May 20.  Deadline for registration is May 5, 2017 Please contact us at (780) 970-5233 for registration or register directly at www.chinesetest.cn.

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Window Horses – Asian Heritage Month

May 20 @ 6:45 pm - May 23 @ 7:00 pm
Metro Cinema Garneau Theatre,
8712 - 109 Street
Edmonton, T6G 1E9
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window horses

Window Horses is an animated feature about love, poetry, family, and identity. The main character of the film, Rosie Ming, is a young mixed race Canadian poet who is invited to an international poetry festival in Iran, against the wishes of her Chinese grandparents. Metro Cinema May 20 @ 6:45pm May 21 @ 12:45pm May 22 @ 2:30pm May 23 @ 7pm  

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$5 - $10

One World One Voice – Asian Heritage Month

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Winspear Centre,
4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Corner of 99th Street and 102 Avenue
Edmonton,
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One World One Voice

ASIAN HERITAGE MONTH Mixed Chorus, Male or Female Chorus Duet, Solo, Piano Solo, Dance Conductor: Shirley Du, Karren Fang Tickets: Asian Books and Gift and West Edmonton Mall T & T and Supermarket Northgate

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10th Alberta Chinese Bridge Competition for School Students – Asian Heritage Month

May 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Confucius Institute in Edmonton,
13750 Woodcroft Avenue NW
Edmonton, T5M 3M4
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10th Ch Bridge

The annual Chinese Bridge Competition is an opportunity for learners of Chinese language at all levels to demonstrate their skills in Chinese language and their understanding of Chinese culture. The Chinese Bridge offers an opportunity for elementary, junior high, high school students to put their Chinese language skills and knowledge of Chinese culture to the test in a competition between schools across the province.  There is also a University level competition and winners of these contests can be selected to represent Canada at…

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