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Philippines' national heroes honored in SCV Oct. 23

Posted: October 19, 2010 1:05 p.m.
Updated: October 19, 2010 1:05 p.m.

As a part of the organization's mission to engage, promote, preserve and maintain Filipino heritage, the Fil-Am Association of SCV, Inc. will host the "Discover Philippines National Heroes" workshop on Saturday, Oct. 23, from 12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Participants will get a glimpse of two of the Philippines' national heroes, Dr. Jose Rizal and Andres Bonifacio, personified by Fil-Am scholars Nolan Carreon and Marc Abuel.

There will also be an opportunity to learn about Philippine historical sites, geography, folklore, music and language.

The event is free and will be held at the Valencia Library's conference hall.

Valencia Library is located at 23743 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355.

For more information, call Fil-Am Association of SCV, Inc.'s president Mul Tayoba at (661) 253-1825 or Chairperson Myra Miranda at (661) 294-1801.


Workshop schedule:

12:30 - 1:00 p.m. - Video montage of Philippines sites, arts and crafts display
1:00 - 1:40 p.m. - Philippines history and geography - Flavy Pagador
1:40 - 2:00 p.m. - National Heroes - Nolan Carreon and Marc Abuel
National Costume - Joseph Barcega and Adrianne Marin-Manalo
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. - Folk dance presentation - Peter De Guzman Dance Troupe
2:30 - 3:20 p.m. - Conversational Tagalog - Betty Rances and Zenaida Gonzaga
3:20 - 3:40 p.m. - Stories of Lola Basyang - Nanette Imperial
3:40 - 4:20 p.m. - Interactive, Philippines national sports and games - Mul Tayoba
4:20 - 5:00 p.m. - Kundiman songs:
Rondala rendition of "Dahil Sa Iyo" by Nolan Carreon
"Maala ala Mo Kay" by Romy Allas and Estellita Gulick
"Pagibig Sa Tinubuang Lupa" - Gabby and Noel Pagador
"Harana" by Miky Tayoba
"I Am A Filipino"
"Ang Bayan Ko" by the Fil-AM Board


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