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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Peñafrancia Festival 2017 Schedule of Events

On this page you will see the updates of the Peñafrancia Festival 2017 Schedule of Activities. Bookmark this page now!

September 8, 2017 - Traslacion Procession
September 16, 2017 - Fluvial Procession
September 17, 2017 - Feast Day of Our Lady of Peñafrancia

(Source: Naga City Ceppio)

September 6 -  7pm | Miss Bicolandia 2017 (Venue to be determined)
September 7 - 7pm | Little Princess of Bicolandia (Venue to be determined)
September 8 - 12nn | Traslacion Procession
September 9 - 7am | Regional Band, Majorettes and Fancy Drill Competition, Plaza Rizal
September 9 - 7pm Marian Youth Congress (venue to be determined)
September 10 - 4am, South Star Drug Run for Wellness Plaza Quezon
September 13 - 7am Scouts Parade and Inter-School DBC/DLC Competition, Plaza Quezon
September 14 - 7am, Civic Parade and Float Competition, Plaza Quezon
September 14 - 1pm, Penafrancia Voyadores Festival Street and Pilgrims' Dance Competition, From Naga Metropolitan Cathedral to Plaza Quezon
September 14 -  8pm KM FM Sarong Banggi, Sarong Kanta, Sarong Musika Concert, Plaza Quezon
September 15 - 7am, 9th Bicol Region Military Parade Competition, Plaza Quezon
September 16 - 12nn, Penafrancia Fluvial Procession, Naga River
September 16 - 7pm, Handog ng Bombo Radyo at Star FM Concert, Plaza Quezon.

Important: Organizers planning to conduct events such as pageants, sales, carnivals, processions, concerts, etc. this Penafrancia Fiesta are requested to coordinate with the City Events, Protocol and Public Information Office (CEPPIO) within the soonest possible time. The CEPPIO shall be finalizing the official calendar of events on August 11. The Events Calendar is scheduled for printing the next day.

Note: The Jesse M. Robredo Coliseum's roofing, windows and court shall be repaired this August, hence not available for use.

Religious Events
Source: Penafrancia Basilica Minore FB

Friday, July 7, 2017

ADNU Holds ASPAP Regional Conference

Naga City, Bicol - On July 24-25, 2017, the Association of Schools of Public Administration in the Philippines, Inc. (ASPAP, Inc.) and the Ateneo de Naga University, an active member of ASPAP, Inc. in Region V and the host institution for this year, will be holding an ASPAP Regional Conference with the theme “Empowering Stakeholders for Sustainable Development” at the Arrupe Convention Hall, Ateneo de Naga University, Naga City.

The Regional Conference will serve as venue to discuss among Public Administration/Governance (PA/G) faculty, researchers and scholars from ASPAP schools all over the country the relevant topics that currently characterize Philippine PA/G with focus on Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Development. Specifically, it will feature the Role of the Different Sectors in Sustainable Development, Frameworks of Awards and Exemplars on Good Governance for Sustainable Development. 

Faculty, researchers and scholars, and practitioners from the members of ASPAP, Inc. and the other Higher Educational institutions (HEIs) and from the other sectors, namely, Local Government Units (LGUs), Business, Civil Society Organizations and Youth are invited to participate in this activity.


Registration Fee: 
ASPAP Member School - P2,800.00
Non ASPAP - P3,500.00

Contact Person: Dr. Malu C. Barcillano
Director, Center for Local Goverance
Public Relations Officer, ASPAP, Inc. 

Contact Name: Association of Schools of Public Administration in the Philippines, Inc. (ASPAP, Inc.) and the Ateneo de Naga University 

Telephone Number: (054) 472.56.73, 473.84.47 local 4719 or 0927.831.22.81.
Email Address: ateneoclg@gmail.com


The Association of Schools of Public Administration in the Philippines, Incorporated (ASPAP) is a non-stock national organization of college and universities in the Philippines offering public administration/management education programs.
The proliferation of schools in public administration/management which is indicative of the increasing recognition of public administration as a distinct discipline, and of its potential contribution toward the professionalization of the Philippine Civil Service, has made it imperative for these schools to pool their institutional resources with the end in view of improving the content and methodology of the discipline. 

For more information, please visit: www.aspap.org.ph
or contact  these numbers:
(+632) 981.8500 loc 4161 and 4153; (+632) 925-7422 /
Fax: (+632) 926-1432
Email: nedy.aspap@yahoo.com

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Bicol Caltex retailers throw full support behind public education through Caltex Fuel Your School

Naga City, Bicol - Caltex retailers in Bicol region recently rolled up their sleeves to help the highest-need public high schools in their community through Caltex Fuel Your School (FYS). From August 1 to September 30, every liter of fuel purchased by motorists will be matched by Caltex with a donation of one peso (P1). The retailers agree to raise P3 million to acquire much needed equipment for learning Science, Technology, Engineering and Math subjects in public high schools, especially with the advent of grades 11 and 12.

Photo above shows Caltex retailers from Bicol region being trained on Caltex FYS by Chevron Philippines Inc., marketer of the Caltex fuels and lubricants, and Southern Cross Distribution Inc., Caltex branded marketer for Bicol and central Philippines.

For more information about CYFS, visit www.caltexfuelyourschoolph.com  or Caltex Philippines Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CaltexPhilippines.