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Intercultural community flashmob: building community through dance

Submitted by on February 5, 2014 – 8:59 amNo Comment | 1,104 views

Kensington-Cedar Cottage is a culturally and demographically diverse neighbourhood with one of the highest populations of new immigrants in Vancouver. It is also well-connected community with a strong history of social activism where residents form community interest groups, tenant’s associations, planning committees … and dance flashmobs?

In partnership with ReMYX Youth Group at the Multicultural Helping House Society, Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House is organizing an inter-cultural community flashmob that aims to celebrate historical contributions of different ethnic and cultural groups to the development of Cedar Cottage neigbourhood and foster inter-cultural connections between new and long-term residents.

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