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USA: SOME EVENTS IN LOS ANGELES

FILIPINAS, FEMINISM AND SEX
Saturday, August 4, 2012
2:00pm – 4:30pm
Echo Park Branch Library
1410 West Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 250-7808

Two Filipino American authors and scholars — Dr. Celine Parreñas Shimizu, author and filmmaker, and Dr. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas, author and sociologist — will talk and discuss the above topic.

 

For map/driving/transit http://www.lapl.org/branches/Branch.php?bID=8
Free library parking Book Talk is Free and Open to the public. Seats are limited and RSVP is requested. No Host Dinner to follow. RSVP required. Tel (310) 514 – 9139 or email: linda@philippineexpressionsbookshop.com

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2012 Historic Filipinotown Festival and 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, August 4th, 2012

The Historic Filipinotown Neighborhood Council announces the sixth annual Historic Filipinotown Festival and 5k Run/Walk to be held on Saturday, August 4, 2012. This event celebrates the 10th anniversary of the designation of Historic Filipinotown in Los Angeles. Line up of outstanding live entertainment, cultural performances, music and dance produced by Ted Benito.

5K Run/Walk Kickoff @7:30am / Awards @10am Festival 10am – 7:30pm

The race’s starting line will be located at 1925 W. Temple St, L.A. 90026 (between Bonnie Brae and Westlake).

Parking is available at 1711 W. Temple Street, L.A. 90026. From the Hollywood Fwy, from both North and South directions, exit at Glendale Blvd. for easier to the parking structure.

Questions? Contact 5K Race Director: Jorge Prado, 213-925-9107, or Cecile Ramos 213-413-332310th Anniversary Historic Filipinotown Festival and 5K Run Walk

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MEDIA SHINDIG
Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012
6:00 PM

WHERE: Mayflower Restaurant on

To be hosted by Famegate Media Network.

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PRESS CONFERENCE FOR PINOY SINGING IDOL 2012
August 5 (Sunday)
3:30-5 PM

WHERE: Jeepney Asian Grill
11900 South St., Suite 101
Cerritos, CA 90703

Meet 2012’s finalists in the 12 and over category and enjoy the music by 2011’s Pinoy Idol winner, Katriz Trinidad!

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ASSISTING UNDOCUMENTED YOUTH WITH DEFERRED ACTION
Monday, August 6, 2012
10 a.m.

APALC
1145 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90017

The Asian Pacific American Legal Center (APALC) will hold a press conference with U.S. Representative Judy Chu to discuss new details about the Department of Homeland Security’s deferred action application process for undocumented youth (DREAMers), which is anticipated to begin on August 15.

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“RIZAL, ATBP.”

Show Dates

August 18, 2012
Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco
Matinee at 1:00 PM, Gala at 7:00 PM
For questions: Please contact: Jeannie 1.650.228.4069

August 25, 2012
Joan Kroc Theater, San Diego
Matinee at 1:00 PM, Gala at 7:00 PM
For questions: Please contact: Claudia 1.619.913.3448

It is not just a story, but a glimmer of hope for a brighter Filipino legacy.

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“JAZZMOPOLITAN: COLLABORATION”
Saturday, August 25
Ford Amphitheater.

A spectacular concert under the stars. The show will bring young, up-and-coming jazz artists from the Filipino community together with performers who have made their mark in the Filipino jazz world in the final Jazzmopolitan® concert ending the series which began in 2010. Tickets on sale in April at www.fordtheatres.org.

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4TH ANNUAL WHITE PARTY AND FASHION SHOW
August 25th

Featuring designs by Lou Razon, Manila’s top couturier Renee Salud, Gap Clothing, Nosteelgia graphic tees, Ausiie couture footwear, and The Chic boutique.
For tickets please call 818 799 -1015

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PISTAHAN SA CBS STUDIO CENTER
Saturday, August 25 at 11:00am
Sunday, August 26 at 7:00pm
CBS Studio Center
4024 Radford Ave, 91604-2101 Studio City, CA

According to organizers, there will be non-stop entertainment from the time the gate opens at 11 a.m. till closing.
FREE tickets available at www.banderlaw.com