From Our President Harry
Congratulations to all who worked hard to put together a great exhibit celebrating our Filipino community. Mayor Mary Salas pictured with chairpersons Anamaria Cabato, executive director of the Philippine Performing Arts Company and Dr. Judy Patacsil President of the Filipino American National Historical Society, along with being the author of the book Filipinos In San Diego, are to be congratulated on a incredibly informative exhibit. The exhibit follows the journey from the Philippines to the South Bay. The waves of migration feature stories of Filipinos in the military, education, business, and government as well as Philippine organizations, pageants, from faith to fiestas, building community through dance and music. October is Filipino American History Month. The Filipinos of the South Bay Exhibit had its opening October 2nd and will run through 2023. The exhibit runs from now until the end of 2023 and is open during library hours.
Located at 365 F St. inside the Civic Center Library within the Chula Vista Heritage Museum.
For more information, performances or tours of the exhibit call Anamaria Cabato at 619-477-3383.