This year, FYP-DC is co-hosting a special event held at the KID Museum on December 8, 2019. The KID Museum is a hands-on learning space that incorporates STEM with art & world cultures. FYP-DC partnered with Philippine Embassy to present Philippines Cultural Day!
FYP schedule will be:
- 10 am – 12 pm: Parol-making workshop! You may come any time in between to stop by and make a parol to take home.
- 11 am – 12 pm: Filipino macaroni salad food demo and tasting
- 1 pm: Interactive Folklore Storytelling
Tickets are $12 which covers 1 child and 2 adults! You may purchase your tickets at the door.
This event was featured as an article on the Inquirer.net’s website entitled, “Museum’s ‘PH Day’ highlights Filipino traditions“, Published on December 10, 2019.
Excerpt: The [pioneering] event was made possible through collaboration with the Filipino Young Professionals of Washington DC (FYPDC) and Mabuhay Inc. Both organizations contributed time, manpower, and resources beginning from the planning stages of the event up until the execution during the program day itself.
FYPDC led the food demonstration and storytelling session, while Mabuhay Inc. led the tinikling dance presentation and a 2nd storytelling session.
Here’s a Facebook recap of the day’s events.