Nanaimo News Bulletin, June 10, 2013 – read the story here This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity for Vancouver Island business! BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE! On June 20th, 2013, Dr. Lionel Laroche will speak to Nanaimo businesses and the community on Recruiting and Developing Culturally Diverse Employees and Tammie Wylie will speak on Aboriginal Recruitment […]
Join us at the Annual General Meeting of the Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society on June 20, 2013 at 6:00 pm! Our special guests at the AGM will be Dr. Lionel Laroche and his wife and business partner, Caroline Yang. Dr. Laroche is an internationally renowned specialist and author on Cultural Diversity in the Canadian workplace. […]
Cindy is at RBC at Woodgrove Mall today, June 7th, answering questions about the Immigrant Welcome Centre. Come on down and say hello!! She will be there until 3:00 pm.
Journey to Inclusion Art Exhibition at the Port Theatre is covered in the Ha-Shilth-Sa Newspaper, April 4, 2013 Mamadou Ndiaye is from Senegal, West Africa and Sam Haiyupis from Ahousaht were matched up to create art that spoke to their mutual thoughts on the issue of racism. Read the whole story HERE.
Journey to Inclusion – Art Exhibition Harbour City Star, Friday March 15, 2013 – Krista Bryce Art project aims to show why ending discrimination is so important. Wonderful article in today’s Harbour City Star, Krista! We are very excited about the exhibit and invite everyone to come down and view it at the Port Theatre. […]
Today – February 27th – is Pink Shirt Day and at the Immigrant Welcome Centre we are wearing pink and joining millions of people around the world to MAKE SOME NOISE AGAINST BULLYING! To learn more about Pink Shirt Day visit the website!
Harmonies of Faith – Tonight at the Port Theatre! Harmonies in Faith showcases the rich tapestry of beliefs in the Nanaimo community. The event brings together 12 different faith groups for an evening of chants, songs, dance and spoken word. Here’s an article from today’s Nanaimo News Bulletin
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE sees people in all parts of the world, come together to create practical acts of peace on a shared date – September 21st. Last year in Nanaimo, more than 70 people braved the heavy rain to be seen and show their support for peace by participating in a Peace Day Parade […]
Well, we did not sink on our maiden voyage! This is our biggest achievement, as well as getting a great amount of fun out of this exciting event. Although the Sunday chilly wind, grey clouds and very confident and experienced neighbours were quite intimidating, the Culture Clubbers managed to collect themselves and build a […]
Thanks Robert Barron at the Nanaimo Daily News for the terrific story about our Silly Boat team – The Culture Club! The team is all set and raring to go on Sunday! Ahoy, all ye mateys – see ya there!! Read the Daily News story HERE The Silly Boat Regatta is in support of the […]