The Michigan chapter of the National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA-MI) will celebrate Filipino-American History Month on Oct. 22, 2016 at 4 p.m.-9 p.m. in the Philippine American Cultural Center of Michigan (PACCM) in Southfield, it was announced.
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State and federal resolutions proclaim October as Filipino American History Month.
NaFFAA-MI Chairperson Fe San Agustin said that the celebration will be highlighted by an exhibit of cultural and historical articles and Filipino couture. A Tagalog movie will also be shown.
The celebration will start at 4 p.m. with a short program. This will be followed by dinner. Starting at 6 p.m., the Tagalog movie will be screened.
Preferred attires are kimono and barong.
Donations are set at $10 each for adults, and $5 each for children who are 8-14 years old.
For more details, people intending to join the celebration are urged to call any one of the following: Fe San Agustin, tel. 586-360-6822; Tess Porcalla, 248-432-7226; Loida Moses, 248-672-0789; Tony Kho, 248-755-6122; Becky Tungol, 248-755-6119; and Amy Risvold, 586-268-5726.