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Pistahan (Filipino Culture Show) Tickets on Sale! (Show Friday, March 30)

Do you like amazing food? Would you like to celebrate Southeast Asian culture? Do you want to watch gorgeous men dancing in coconut bras? Come watch all these things collide in Pistahan, a celebration of Filipino culture on March 30!

PINOY (The Filipino Cultural Club) will be selling for the tickets for $5.00 during both lunch and dinner slots at Usdan until Friday March 30 at 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM, and then 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. A ticket and a wristband will be sold for $6.00.

All proceeds from sales will go to flood relief for “Typhoon Sendong,” which struck the south coast of the Philippines in the early portion of December last year.

  • Date:  Friday, March 30
  • Time:  5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
  • Place:  Beckham Hall
  • Cost:  $5.00 – Ticket; $6.00 – Ticket and Wristband

Bracelets for Typhoon Relief Sold in Usdan Tuesday – Friday

Submitted by Reese Sy ’13, who could also go by Karla or Therese if she so chose:

Want to help out a good cause while getting a lovely wristband as gratitude?

PINOY (The Filipino Cultural Club) will be selling the above wristbands for $2.00 during both lunch and dinner slots at Usdan from Tuesday, February 28 to Friday, March 2 at 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM, and then 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM.

All proceeds from sales will go to flood relief for “Typhoon Sendong”, which struck the south coast of the Philippines in the early portion of December last year. Every dollar counts, you don’t even need to buy anything, straightforward donations are gladly accepted.

If you want to learn more about “Typhoon Sendong” and what you can do to help click here.

This video shows the aftermath of the devastating typhoon.

  • Date:  Tuesday, February 28 – Friday, March 2
  • Time:  11:30 AM to 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Place:  Usdan
  • Cost:  $2.00

Pinoy’s Valentine’s Day Bake Sale

Tara Abaring ’10 writes:

Special delivery from Pinoy – Wesleyan’s Filipino student group!

We’ve got truffles, brownies, and other chocolate-y goodness ready to be personally delivered to your special someone on Valentine’s Day. We’ll be taking orders at Usdan all week, and, come Sunday, we’ll be headed straight to the door of your intended recipient with a chocolate package and your personalized note. So if you’d like to buy some sweets for your sweetheart, be they friends, crushes, hook-ups, or yourself, come see us at the table in Usdan!

Date: Feb. 9 – Feb. 12
Time: Lunch (12 pm to 2 pm) and Dinner (5 pm to 7 pm)
Place: Usdan
Cost: $6 per package (all proceeds go to Books for The Barrios charity)