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Easter Beer Plaza Fund Raising at the Octagon

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Published         12 Mar , 2010      9:36 am          7,689 views.

The “Octagon” is a squat building that occupies the municipal lot which used to be an open space with a basketball court. It was there we watched various village teams compete for the championship trophy during the summer night games.

Now, the eight-sided unwalled edifice serves as a multi-purpose venue for activities that ranged from town meetings, programs, parties and fund raising. Also a convenient parking structure when not occupied.

One forthcoming big, fun activity is the pioneering Easter Beer Plaza on April 4, 2010 that kicks off at 6:00 o’clock in the evening. Gate ticket sells at P100 and entitles holder 2 cans of ice-cold beer for starter.

The activity is organized and being coordinated by the new Calabanga Damayan Foundation. The organization aims at raising seed money for its laudable humanitarian project of providing free health services to the poor and less fortunate residents with the end purpose of constructing a community hospital.

Our friend Nenita Casida Teano chairs the organization. She would like to invite and solicit the support of our townmates, friends, good-hearted and concerned individuals for this endeavor. For ticket and info please contact: Ansing Almiro cell 916 602 5133; Spring Burst Water refilling station, land line 054-255 6329; and, councilman Job Casida, land line 054-255 6096.

“The greatest joy comes from giving.” See you there! (BTW, we are double posting this item on the Cbanga36o page on Facebook later.)

Thanks to Sky Watch Team of Klaus, Sandy, Ivar, Wren, Fishing Guy, Louise and Sylvia. See more skies on this link.   Skywatch Friday


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21 Responses

  1. Sylvia K says:

    Love your beautiful skies! What a lovely background they are for the interesting “Octagon”! Sounds as though there are lots of exciting things coming up soon! Hope you have a wonderful weekend, Japa! Thanks for your visit!

    Sylvia

  2. Rajesh says:

    Beautiful building. Have lots of fun.

  3. January says:

    great post Japa and goodluck!

  4. Guy D says:

    Cool shot, thanks for sharing.

    All the best
    Guy
    Regina In Pictures

  5. Manang Kim says:

    Love the clear sky and good luck in all your undertaking. Thanks for the visit!

    Sky Watch Friday

  6. Rafael says:

    nice post Japa!
    thanks for the comment on my blog!

  7. Carver says:

    Great post and I hope the fund raising effort is a big success.

  8. Carver says:

    Great post and I hope the fund raising effort is a big success.

  9. Vernz says:

    Japa, starring naman the Phil. symbol…. great shot .. thanks for dropping by …

  10. eileeninmd says:

    Great post, Japa! I hope the fund raising goes well.

  11. Carletta says:

    I hope the fund raising is a great success!
    Lovely sky above the building and nice shadow play in your image.
    Thanks for your visit.

  12. Coffeeveggie addict. says:

    beautiful!i miss bicol…i stayed 3 different places there for 2 years…i miss pili nuts too the fresh on…thanks for visiting my blogs,hope to see you again,im following your blogs now!
    have a nice monday!

    blue*

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  14. Byron Sarnacki says:

    Excellent info! I’ve been looking for something like this for a while now. Thanks!

  15. Alyssa Thompson says:

    Fund Raising is always needed to support existing and future projects.”.:

  16. Fashion says:

    You own a great talent of writing. Best of luck and keep going.

  17. Ace says:

    i always attend fund raising events because i would like to be involved in it!

  18. Vitamin Water : says:

    We always make a fund raising drive when we want to do some cleanup on the local neighborhood.