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Filipino Celebration

A Filipino hat and textiles

Filipino Celebration

Location:
Museum of Surrey, 17710 56a Ave

Date & Time:
September 21, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Contact:

604-592-6956

Category:
Heritage Kids and Family Seniors

Community:
Cloverdale

Cost:
Free

Presented by:

Surrey Public Libraries and Surrey Options Community Services

2019-09-21 13:00:00 2019-09-21 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Filipino Celebration Discover the vibrancy of Filipino culture. Museum of Surrey, 17710 56a Ave

Come celebrate Filipino culture with performances and Filipino cuisine.

This cultural celebration of diversity and inclusion will include a unique opportunity to learn tinikling, a traditional Philippine folk dance. Bring the kids for a Tagalog and English storytelling session, make a craft and take in a Slam Poetry performance from the Filipinx community.

After the dancing and festivities,enjoy free lumpia, a savoury snack made of thin crepe pastry skin (while supplies last).  Shameless Buns and Potato Corner will also be onsite if you wish to buy lunch.

Free Vaccinations

Pharmasave DTS will be onsite in partnership with Fraser Health. They are offering free vaccinations for MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella), TD (Tetanus Diphtheria) and Pneumovax (PPSV-23) for pneumococcal infection prevention.

Interested clients will need to bring their MSP care cards or BC ID. The vaccine status is checked online on Pharmanet by pharmacy staff prior to vaccination. Recipients will be provided the vaccine taken proof and a vaccine information sheet after the vaccinations. See the vaccine eligibility criteria.

Passport Applications

The Philippine Consulate General will be on site processing Philippine passport applications during the event.