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Canada Multicultural Creative Works Festival 2019 & Celebration BBQ (Richmond, BC)

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Granville Ave. near Gilbert Road

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For celebrating Culture Days, for encouraging multicultural creative works and lightening up community spirit, the 5th Annual Canada Multicultural Creative Works Festival organizing committee sincerely invite you to take the time out of your busy schedule to attend the following 2 free events:

Richmond Celebration BBQ 2019 (5-6pm);
The 5th Annual Canada Multicultural Creative Works Festival 2019 (6-8pm)

Time: Saturday, September 28, 2019, 5-8pm
Venue: 7191 Granville Ave., Richmond, B.C V6Y 4G2 (Minoru Park; Minoru Centre for Active Living)


Call for Submission for
The 5th Annual
Canada Multicultural Creative Works Festival 2019

Time: August 1, 2019 - September 15, 2019

Theme: good deeds, big or small

Who can submit: everyone

What to create: anything related with “good deeds”, any story, any person, or write about a place, movie, food, sport, culture, customs, traditions, etc.

New invention, new technology, digital art, creative poems, essays, short stories, drama, music, dances, plays, paintings, drawing, hand-crafts, photos, videos, and whatever you name are all encouraged.

Must be original creative works. Each submission preferably 500 words if it is in words; if created in other languages rather than English, please provide an English translation if possible. If you prefer, you can provide a brief contributor’s introduction and a photo to be published in a book.
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Please note: WS Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society reserves the right to use the submitted creative works for publication purpose, and reserves the right to edit the works to match the theme. The copyrights of the original creative works are still belonging to the authors, writers and translators if applicable.
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How to submit: one creative work for each; submit link: http://www.wsisc.com/contest.

​Submit fee: free; each writer will get a gift book as appreciation; submitter is responsible for their postage if mailing needed.


Share a Good Deed with the World
The 5th Annual
Canada Multicultural Creative Works Festival 2019

Creative Works Sharing: Selected 30 creative works will be read/performed in various languages.

This event is free to public, cross-cultural learning and understanding groups and individuals, Indigenous and non-Indigenous, elders and youth (above age 5), men and women, families and kids, rich or poor, military and veterans, immigrants and refugees, people with disabilities, poets and writers, artists and entrepreneurs, or any individual who is passionate about creative works, all are welcome.

This event will be a very good opportunity to:
Connect people with a wide range of interests, backgrounds and experiences;
Increase Sense of belonging and responsibility to our communities;
Better understanding for groups of people and individuals with variation in race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, language, religion, geographical area and more;
Share knowledge and develop grassroots creativity and leadership skills;
Celebrate diversity and various Canadian cultures, traditions, and customs of the world;
Appreciate the professionals and volunteers are delegated in community capacity building.

Original creative works, delicious BBQ, beautiful music, singing and dancing, and much more...You are invited to come and enjoy the festival with us!

Sincere Thanks to:
City of Richmond
Culture Days
BC Culture Days
Richmond Culture Days
Minoru Centre for Active Living

Organizer: WS Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society

Heartfelt Thanks to:
JPC Group
HaiShen Seafood Canada
Chateau Helena
EMS International Union
Canadian Transworld Society

Co-organizers:
JPC Group
HaiShen Seafood Canada
Chateau Helena
EMS International Union
Canadian Transworld Society
Red Leaf Multicultural Art Troupe (Member Organization of WS Multicultural Services Society)
Poet Engineering Team (Member Organization of WS Multicultural Services Society)
WS Multicultural Writers Group


For more info, please check:
Culture Days Website
WSIMS Website


WS Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society (WSIMS) is a non-profit organization and a volunteer-based group. Over the past 10 years it has been providing immigrant and refugee settlement services including language and computer training, and intercultural services including planning, organizing and hosting hundreds and thousands cross-cultural events, workshops, seminars, conferences, book launches, Discover World Culture series and more to create awareness, understanding and appreciation of multiculturalism, to build happier families, healthier communities and to foster intercultural harmony.
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