An early newsletter post to share an exciting upcoming event from Centre A Gallery.
I've seen firsthand how a little rudimentary Cantonese can go along way and bring a smile to a local elder's face..
Check it out!
— Pete Fry
Please join Centre A for:
An Art & Community Initiative
with projects by Lydia Kwa 柯 溫愛,
Kathryn Gwun-Yeen Lennon 姚君妍,
and a special window display directed by Mrs. Chang 張太
April 24th – June 14th, 2014
Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat, 11am-6pm
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7pm
Centre A, A 中心, 229 E. Georgia Street, Chinatown, Salt Water City
Saturday School: Chinatown Survival Cantonese Classes - April 26 - June 7, 10am-12pm, Facebook Event
OTHER PUBLIC PROGRAMS at CENTRE A
Community Memory Map
Facilitated by Kathryn Gwun-Yeen Lennon
Contribute your stories and photos of the neighbourhood.
Game of Couplets, a participatory poetry game by Lydia Kwa
Daily with a special event on May 31 at 3pm
The Living Language Studio.
For the duration of the exhibition, this space will serve as a pop-up resource centre, inviting visitors to imagine, and help shape, a community space shared by groups engaged with community development, advocacy, and the transfer of cultural knowledge. For more information about using the space, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Community Film Screening
Curated by Kathryn Gwun-Yeen Lennon
May 10 at 3pm
Poetry Reading by Lydia Kwa and Kathryn Gwun-Yeen Lennon
May 17 at 3pm