Neighbourhood Speaker Series


September 22, 2023


6:30 PM8:00 PM


Talk and Tour: Truths Not Often Told: Being South Asian in Burnaby

Jane Lemke, Curator

Come explore the rich history and culture of Burnaby’s South Asian Canadian communities in this Curators’ Tour of the Burnaby Village Museum’s newest exhibit, Truths Not Often Told: Being South Asian in Burnaby. Co-Curators Jane Lemke and Dr. Anushay Malik discuss the difficult task of uncovering these often untold stories throughout history and highlight the stories of resilience and hope of today’s South Asian Canadian communities. Light food and refreshments will be served.

Check in begins at 6:15 pm.


6501 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby

Contact Information

For more information and to reserve your spot, call 604-297-4565 or email


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