2019 in Review
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This page chronicles events that have occurred in 2019. For upcoming events, click on Events (see top). For 2018 search, type “2018 in Review”.
May 18, Santacruzan at the Old Town Plaza. See Santacruzan page.
June 8, FAFNM Philippine Independence Day at Haynes Park, Rio Rancho.
April 13, Remembering the Fall of Bataan at Bataan Park, sponsored by FAFNM. Veterans and families, Filipino community had a picnic/potluck in honor of the Bataan veterans. Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller came.
April 9, Leah Salonga (Miss Saigon, Les Miserables) performed at Popejoy. Watch video of Lea and Peter, a volunteer from the audience. Thanks to Bamba (Elvie) for this clip: The Whole New World.
Jan 26, DEATH: Allan Sebastian (Jojo), son of former Fil-Am Assn. of NM (now Filipino American Foundation of NM) President, Connie Perkins passed away. His remains were taken to the Philippines. Thanks to Myrna Samson for hosting the rosary at her residence.