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Contributed by PAGDIRIWANG ORGANIZING COMMITTEE   
May 11, 2009 at 06:08 AM

 featuring IGOROT VILLAGE REVISITED

poster by graphics artist Grandier Gil Bella

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PAGDIRIWANG 2009
ò Events & Exhibits ô

GRAND OPENING CEREMONY

IGOROT VILLAGE Exhibit and activities include dance performances,
rhythmic gong beating with community participation, presentations on
basket-weaving, wood-carving, rice-wine-making, and back-strap weaving
by members of Benguet, Ifugao, Bontoc, Apayao, and Kalinga (BIBAK)

ART EXHIBIT “Ethnic Vignettes” by Grandier Bella and Cordillera weave
display by Melanie Paredes

VARIETY SHOW featuring musical and dance performances

SUMMERY H.Y.P.E. (Hypin’ Up Young Pinoy Entertainers) featuring musical
and dance performances, the Spoken Word, and more …

WORKSHOPS

 “The Real Story: Igorots in the 1909 Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (AYPE)
Then and Now” • “Deepening Connections: Understanding Filipino Mutual
Cultural Misconceptions” • “What Kind of Filipino Are You?”

BOOTHS offering Filipino food, Philippine and Filipino-American books and
educational materials, clothing, artifacts (Filipino and other), and general
information

HONORING HERMANO & HERMANA MAYOR Nanette & Kim Villanueva

FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS (Arnis) demonstrations

PHOTO EXHIBIT “Wising” by Igorot photographer Jessie Robbie Mina

CULINARY ART EXHIBIT

FILM FESTIVAL

HEALTH FAIR sponsored by the Filipino-American Physician Association of
Washington State (FAPWA)

MUSICAL EXTRAVAGANZA featuring choral & traditional dance performances

PALARO traditional Filipino Fiesta games for all ages (outdoors)

LITERARY MUSICAL CONTEST sponsored by Filipino American Educators
of Washington (FAEW)

FIL-AM JAM outdoor musical concert

CELEBRATION OF EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION honoring Filipino &

 Filipino-American high school graduates and an outstanding

 Filipino-American educator for 2009, sponsored by FAEW

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES

FILIPINO YOUTH ACTIVITIES (FYA) Drill Team performance, honoring
50th anniversary

SUNDAY MASS & BRUNCH (off-site) at Immaculate Conception Church


Design by: Grandier Gil Bella




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