While we may have to be celebrating Asian Heritage Month virtually again this year, there are still lots of meaningful ways we can learn about and participate in events. Check out some of the digital resources below where you can learn all about the diversity of Asian stories, cultures, traditions, experiences and histories.
Halifax Public Libraries
Halifax Public Libraries has put together some lovely booklists of books written by and about Asian authors. Check the lists out below:
HPL is also offering a series of virtual events this year where you can go on culinary adventures, take part in Kpop trivia, listen to stories in Tagalog, and so much more! Check out what is happening here: https://www.halifaxpubliclibraries.ca/celebrating-culture/
Did you know that there are 50 countries in Asia? Check out this video from Halifax Public Libraries to find out what they all are:
There is also a ton of stuff online from last year 's virtual programming that you can find here:
Pier 21 is running a series of virtual events throughout May for Asian Heritage Month. You can check them out at the link below to see what is being offered: