Round Up

Participants with their paintings. 
Standing from left: Artist Lala Garcia, Esli, Joi, Edna, Vicky, Jane and Mel.
Seated, from left: Kate, Leslie, Tom, Azia, KC and Elyka.

Painting session at Leslie’s birthday

Leslie Copada-Gesell celebrated her birthday with a Paint Party in their backyard in Toronto on July 15. With the help of artist Lala Garcia, the guests were able to create their own interpretations of a painting. 4 PHOTOS: HG

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PHB_ July4 PR for Bert

PHB sparks up Massachusetts July 4th

  In keeping with a 25-year tradition, Philippine Heritage Band traveled to the United States to perform in Independence Day parades there. Four communities in the Boston area were the recipients of PHB’s colourful performances that made the patriotic audience greatly appreciative. The communities of Randolph, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Sudbury and Norwood celebrated July 4th with much 

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Musika Mississauga wows audience at Maja Prentice Theatre

By Tommy de Guia 40 Filipino Canadian Children ranging from 5-13 years of age sang in ONE VOICE, echoed one perfect harmony, united through music on Sunday, June 26th at the Maja Prentice Theater. The children were led by Candace Santos, Musical Director and Christian Almojuela, Stage Director and Choreographer. In front of over 200 

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Philippine Colleges and Universities Alumni Association Summerfest 2016

Mississauga Valley Park Sunday, July 3, 2016 Provided by Rose Yu PHOTOS: RENE SEVILLA Champion: • Adamson University 1st Runner up: • Feati University 2nd Runner up: • University of San Carlos 3rd Runner up tie: • Central Philippine University • University of the Philippines

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The seniors’ Affair to Remember

Filipino Seniors of Mississauga Spring Dance 2016 By Luz Aguilar April 30, 2016 will be etched in the memory of more than 170 members and guests who attended the Spring Dance at the KCCC sponsored by the Filipino Seniors of Mississauga (FSM) led by its President, Vangie Alcasid, and chaired by the Vice-President, Peter Santos. 

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KC # 2113 Drill Team winner, 2nd Ontario District competition. Photo shows awardees: SK Dennis Marcelino. SK Joe Mathurin, SK Jose A. Reyes, SK Robert Bentley, SK Neville Gjasmin, SK Rod Sanchez, SK Ben Menezes, SK Noel Sinlao.

KC #2113 Past Faithful Navigators and appreciation night held

Knights of ColUmbus KC # 2113 Assembly celebrated their Past Faithful Navigators and Appreciation Night at St. Aidan Catholic Church in Scarborough. Main Honoree was SK Jose A, Reyes, PGK, FDD and immediate Past Faithful Navigator. Awards were presented by Faithful Navigator SK Robert Bentley, PGK, FDD and FN, together with Corp Commander SK Rudy 

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MILESTONES — Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

The wedding of Jeff and Jessica Mallari was held at Marylake Church on May 23, 2016. Close friends, and relatives attended the event. ———————- Angela Aquino celebrated her Debut on May 21, 2016 at the Macedonian Banquet Hall. ———————- Jella Santos, the daughter of Ramon and Nimfa Santos, celebrated her Debut at the Macedonian Hall 

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(Photos provided by Li Eron)

Durham Fil-Canadians hold Fiesta Week 2016

By Li Eron DURHAM REGION, ONTARIO–The Filipino community in Durham Region is growing steadfastly these past years. One proof of this is the city of Pickering hosting an annual Filipino Fiesta celebration organized by a Filipino non- profit organization. In Oshawa alone, you can see a lot of activities organized by Filipino individuals or organizations. 

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Pinoy Fiesta beauty queens.

Pinoy Fiesta stars, beauties wow crowd

Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF) held its annual Pinoy Fiesta event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on June 18. Special guests are actors from the Philippines, Tom Rodriguez and Betong Sumaya. This multi-cultural event was also attended by performers from the Chinese, Polish, Jamaican and Filipino and other communities. Also in attendance are politicians 

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PIDC’s Salu-Salo sa Earl Bales Park, June 11

The President of the Philippine Independence Day Council, Norma Carpio, gave an appreciation speech to all those who attended the Salu-Salo at Earl Bales Park in Toronto, on June 11, 2016. There were singing, dancing, and a parade of community associations with their banners.

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