Upcoming Events

Clubs Days

Join us during Clubs Days in the Nest, where FDF will be demonstrating Falun Gong exercises and giving free exercise instructions! Hope to see you all soon!

Location: Lower Level Agora, AMS Student Nest
Date: September 21-22, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Weekly Friday Practice @ the Nest

Join us at our weekly Friday practice where we’ll be giving free exercise instructions and/or doing Falun Gong exercises, and reading Falun Gong (a systematic, introductory book that discusses qigong, introduces the principles, and provides illustrations and explanation of the exercises). Everyone is welcomed. Come and feel our positive energy!

Location: Room 2521, AMS Student Nest
Date: Every Friday from September 15 to December 1, 2017
Time: 4:00-5:15 p.m. – Practice Falun Gong exercises
5:30-7:30 p.m. – Read Falun Gong/Zhuan Falun

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Stress Less Days

Stress Less Days (SLD) is a 3-day event to promote physical and mental wellbeing on campus. The aim of SLD is to help students relieve midterm stress. FDF will be doing Falun Gong exercise demonstrations, and providing free exercise instruction, stress-relief tips (see: https://falundafafellowship.com/ways-to-reduce-stress/), information about Falun Dafa, and giveaways (e.g., bookmarks, charms, etc.). Drop by our booth at the Nest to learn about ways to relieve your stress and pick up some freebies! See you there!

Location: TBA
Date: TBA
Time: TBA

The Bleeding Edge Screening

You are invited to the free, public screening of The Bleeding Edge.

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Film Synopsis
From the Peabody Award-winning director of Human Harvest (2014), Leon Lee, a UBC alumna, comes a riveting thriller based on real-life events.

It’s the early 2000s when increasing spread of information technology has quickly become a perceived threat to the Chinese communist regime. In reaction, the regime develops “The Golden Shield Project” aimed to censor and restrict internet access while monitoring the activities of Chinese citizens.

A Canadian software developer, James Branton (Jay Clift), gets a share of the pie. He knows his technology is being used for the suppression of human rights, but he doesn’t fully understand what that means, until he suffers from a heart failure on the job while he is in China and gets a heart transplant. Finding some oddities with his heart transplant procedure, he begins doing his own research and uncovers the horrors his technology has helped create. Now, he has to risk his own life to save the next victim, Chen Jing (Miss World Canada 2015, Anastasia Lin), to find redemption.

Watch the trailer here: http://thebleedingedgemovie.com/trailer/

Location: TBA
Date: October 26, 2017
Time: 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

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