Simbang Gabi at St. Catherine of Sienna church in Mississauga

Everyone is invited to attend the Annual Simbang Gabi in Tagalog sponsored by the Filipino Community of St. Catherine of Sienna Church at 2340 Hurontario St. (Hurontario and Queensway). The event will be held from December 15 to December 23, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. A small gathering in the church Main Hall will follow after 

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2018 McLuhan Fellow to speak in T.O., Nov. 13

Jeff Canoy, ABS-CBN broadcast journalist Jeff Canoy, 2018 McLuhan Fellow and ABS-CBN broadcast journalist, will speak in Toronto on Nov. 13, 2018, on “Reporting from the Margins: The Role of Journalism in covering crises and conflict situations.” The presentation and forum will be on Tuesdsy, Nov. 13, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Room 

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Fil-Am artist exhibits works at New York’s Little Underground Gallery

NEW YORK, NY — The Little Underground Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of new works by Filipina-American artist, Jeanne Fesalbon Jalandoni. The exhibition features oil paintings of females who identify as bicultural Americans; as well as encaustic paintings that examine Jalandoni’s Filipino ancestry. “Bicultural Identities & Histories” opens Thursday, July 5, with an 

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Art Square Gallery, June 20 – July 1, 2018

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The Philippine Festival Mississauga
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PH National Day, Heritage Month & Summer Fests

By Irish Mae Silvestre The Philippine Reporter The community is gearing up to celebrate June as the first ever Filipino Heritage Month. The motion, passed by Toronto City Council in November 2017, recognizes Filipino culture and the many achievements and contributions of Filipino-Canadians. In addition to the hugely popular Mabuhay Festival, the Philippine Independence Day 

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Devotees to the Virgin of Peñafrancia

This month’s Novena Devotions: Date: June 17, 2018, Sunday ( 3rd. Sunday of June 2018 ) Place: Our Lady of Assumption Church (OLA), 2565 Bathurst St. Time: 1:30 pm devotion starts • Rosary • Novena to the Virgin of Pinafrancia • Holy Mass Sponsors for this month’s Devotees of the Virgin of Peñafrancia from the 

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PCUAA Summerfest 2018

The Philippine Colleges and Universities Alumni Association (PCUUA) will host their signature venue, Summerfest-Sportsfest on June 9, 2018 at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre. Date of availability of this much sought after park is a factor for the earlier date. Fourteen alumni associations are expected to participate in this much touted event now going on 

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Filipino Canadian Writers and Journalists Network Launch, April 20

Filipino Canadian Writers and Journalists Network (FC-WJNet) Launch on April 20, 2018 @ 6pm Rm. 2007D, Wilson Hall, U of  T, 40 Willcocks St.,corner Spadina Ave., Toronto

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PCCF 2018 Schedule of Events

Mrs. Philippines Canada Pre Pageant April 28, 2018, Saturday 6:00 PM – 1:00 AM Macedonian Banquet Hall (St. Clement Of Ohrid) 76 Overlea Blvd, Toronto, ON Little Miss Phils. Canada Pre Pageant Little Mr. Phils. Canada Pre Pageant May 5, 2018, Saturday 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Korean Centre, 1133 Leslie St., Toronto Miss Phils. 

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Manny Mogato

2017 Marshall McLuhan Fellow Manny Mogato to speak in Toronto

Manny Mogato is the 2017 Marshall McLuhan Fellow. Hear him speak on Dec. 5, 2017, 6 pm at Wilson Hall, University of Toronto. 40 Wilcocks Street corner Spadina Ave., Toronto The Marshall McLuhan Award for Investigative Journalism is the Embassy of Canada in Manila’s flagship public diplomacy initiative. Forum organized by Filipino Canadian Writers and 

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