Saturday, 25 April 2015

Lecture by Dr. David Chuenyan Lai: History of Hongmen and Chinese Freemasons in Canada 黎全恩博士講座:【洪門及加拿大洪門史論】

2015年5月23日(星期六)下午 2:00 – 3:30

Saturday May 23rd, 2015 2:00 p.m. — 3:30 p.m.
Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver Museum

555 Columbia Street, Vancouver, B.C. Canada V6A 4H5


免費入場。座位有限。請預訂座位: 604.658.8880,

Renowned scholar Dr. David Chuenyan Lai will give a lecture on the history of Hongmen, including its origin, organization, and contributions to the anti-Manchu revolution after Dr. Sun Yat-Sen joined the Hongmen society. Dr. Lai will talk about the evolution of the Hongmen society in Canada and British Columbia from Chee Kung Tong, to Chee Kung Party and eventually to Min Zhi Party.  The lecture will also describe the significant contributions of Chee Kung Tong to Dr. Sun Yat-Sen’s fundraising trips across Canada, and the conflict between Hongmen and Kuomintang.

The lecture will be conducted in Cantonese and supplemented by Putonghua (Mandarin) and English. 
Admission is free. Seating is limited. Please RSVP: 1 (604) 658-8880 or

Friday, 17 April 2015

Exhibition: Historical Stamps, Numismatics, Photographs and Artifacts for the 130th Anniversary of the Canadian Pacific Railway (1885-2015)

Historical stamps, numismatics, artifacts and photographs will be on display from April 25 - May 24, 2015. Tuesday - Sunday 11am-5pm. Closed on Mondays and Holidays. Admission: $3/adult, $2/senior, students. Free admission on Tuesdays.