Monday, April 27, 2009
Blaan culture featured for Asian-Pacific Heritage Month
The Alpharetta Branch Public Library in partnership with Galing Foundation, Inc. and AccessPhilippineAtlanta.com invites you to celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month.
Thursday, May 7 (4-5pm)
Ages 5 & up
The Blaan Tribe is one of the 110 indigenous groups of the Philippines. The Blaan indigenous peoples are located in the provinces of South Cotabato, Sarangani Province, Davao Del Sur and General Santos City, strategically located in the southernmost part of the islands of Mindanao.
Join us for an interactive session about the Blaan culture. View an exhibit of Blaan costumes and accessories, weaving, cultural photos. Listen to Blaan original song compositions by the Tubad Performing Arts Group of Sarangani Province. And enjoy a Blaan tribal dance presentation.
Free and Open to the public.
Alpharetta Branch Library
238 Canton StreetAlpharetta,
GA 30009770 7410-2425
Source: http://www.accessphilatlanta.blogspot.com/ and http://projectgaling.blogspot.com/