Past Events

  • May 3rd: The Last Geisha Film Screening

      As part of the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society’s explorAsian2016 Festival, the UBC Learning Exchange is hosting a film screening and discussion of The Last Geisha, directed by Makoto Yasuhara. The film recounts the story of the last geisha in Yoshiwara, Japan. There are many misconceptions about the geisha. These talented artists have long […]
  • Feb 18: One Mo’Town Music Fair

    On Thursday, February 18th, you are invited to join us at the UBC Learning Exchange when we transform our building into an interactive, musical space. This day-long community music fair will feature a variety of activities, workshops, and performances showcasing a rich line-up of talent from the Downtown Eastside. There will be a wide range […]
  • Oct 29 – Open Spaces: The Musical

    As part of the 12th annual Heart of the City Festival, the UBC Learning Exchange presents: Open Spaces - The Musical! Join us for a nourishing evening of music and culture that celebrates our rich local talents. From open mic to live performances – including jazz piano, poetry, drumming and more – there’s something for everyone. All will be revealed on the night!
  • July 7-21 Community Hearts Exhibition

    Come explore this interactive exhibition featuring works by Indigenous Women Artists and local community members. Meet the artists, try your hand at crafts, and hear the stories created as the artists and community members journeyed through a 20-week workshop series together.
  • May 28 – Cedar & Bamboo

    Free film screening of Cedar and Bamboo, May 28th at the UBC Learning Exchange
  • December 10th – Winter Holiday Party

    Skating (or watching skating). Refreshments. Frivolity. Join us for an afternoon of fun and hot chocolate. We can provide skates and transportation to Robson Square. A group will be leaving the Learning Exchange at 1:30 pm, or you can meet us at Robson Square at 2.00pm. If you are interested in going, sign up at […]