June Edition 2017

If you’re interested in receiving an email copy of our newsletter, please contact Kim L. at hradmin@kardel87.com Click here to view...

Victoria Pride 2017

The Victoria Pride Society’s mission is based on empowerment. We empower those who are – or think they might be – gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, friends and allies. Victoria Pride fosters learning and empowerment through social celebration and networking. We strive to create a better public understanding of our community’s history, courage, diversity and future. Mark your calendars, Victoria Pride 2017 is taking place from July 1-9!  The annual parade and festival will be held Sunday, July 9. Click here for more...

DIVERSITY EVENTS CALENDAR

The Inter-Cultural Association is pleased to provide this Diversity Events Calendar for multicultural and diversity events taking place in the Greater Victoria Region. Title:             Canada’s 150 year Celebration Event:          Celebrate Canada’s 150 year anniversary at this family friendly event. Date:            Friday June 30 7:00pm – 10:00pm Location:      Quadra Village Community Centre 950 Kings Road Cost:            Free Info:             Email: tara@quadravillagecc.com Phone: 250-388-7696 ext 224 July 2017 Title:            Community BBQ Celebrating Canada’s 150+ Event:          Japanese Taiko drummers and Thai youth dancers perform at this family event Date:            Saturday July 8 11:00am – 2:00pm Location:      Cook Street Village Activity Centre, 380 Cook Street Cost:            Free entertainment/ BBQ $5 Info:             Cook Street Village Centre  Email: programmer@csvac.ca Phone: 250-384-6542 Title:            Festival Mexicano Event:          Latin dance, live music, mariachi band and folklore dancers plus food. Date:            Saturday & Sunday July 8 and 9 12noon – 5:00pm Location:      Centennial Square Cost:            Free Info:             Phone: 250-213-9366 or Email: miguel@victoriamexicancanadian.org  August 2017   Title:           India Mela Event:         Annual Indian Mela festival with the best of Indian food, arts and culture. Date:           Friday August 11, Saturday August 12 and Sunday August 13 10:00am-7:00pm Location:     Centennial Square Cost:           Free Info:            India Canada Cultural Association  Phone: 250-883-5571  Title:           S’TENISTOLW 2017 Indigenous Adult Education Conference Event:         Conference for educators in Indigenous post-secondary and adult education. Date:           August 23, 24, 25 2017 Location:     Camosun College Lansdowne Campus and Songhees Wellness Centre Cost:      ...

West Coast REACH! Association – Upcoming Performance

INSIDE, each of us is much the same.  OUTWARDLY we’re all different. Together with REACH! – we celebrate our similarities and our differences. Through our rehearsals and performances we uplift the human spirit and mirror the beauty of inclusion and diversity of ages, cultures and abilities Please join us on Friday, June 30th, 8:30pm in Sidney BC for Sidney Days Celebrations Click here to learn more about REACH!...

Family Matters: Celebrating Diversity

Performers from West Coast REACH! Association were featured in the news on Friday night and included some familiar faces from Kardel.  They performed at the Oak Bay Tea Party last week and will be performing at Sidney days on June 30.  Click here to see the news clip. West Coast REACH! Association is a registered non-profit organization newly-founded by Anne-Marie and Peter Brimacombe.  Through the performing and visual arts they nurture, inspire, empower, inform and unite people of all ages, cultures, faiths and abilities.  Click here to view their website with registration...