April 17, 2016

This Week in Northern Metro Manila (April 17 to 23, 2016)

CineFilipino Film Festival, Earth Day events plus Vice Presidential Debate in Quezon City!
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WEATHER FORECAST

Quezon City and neighboring cities will experience inconsistent weather this week but rains can be expected on Wednesday to Friday. Temperature will vary from 26°C to 36°C.


ELECTION NEWS: Vice Presidential Debate

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Photo from ABS-CBN News Facebook page

ABS-CBN has announced that it will host a Vice Presidential Debate on April 17, 2016, 5:30 PM. The first Vice Presidential Debate which happened last April 10 at the University of Santo Tomas was officially administered by the Philippine Commission on Elections and was aired thru CNN Philippines.


ENTERTAINMENT AND EVENTS IN QUEZON CITY

An Environmental Concert for Earth Day

The Mga Anak ni Inang Daigdig (MAID), an environmental performing arts group from the Smokey Mountain, will be having a concert in support to the Earth Day 2016 Celebration. The Environmental Concert called Likas-Kayang Pilipinas is happening on April 21, 7:00 PM, at the Skydome, SM City North EDSA. An environmental workshop and art exhibit will also be held in the same venue a day before the concert or on April 20.

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Poster of the Likas-Kayang Pilipinas concert (Photo courtesy of Earth Day Network Philippines)


CineFilipino Film Festival 2016

The CineFilipino Film Festival is having a week-long screening at UP Cine Adarna courtesy of UP Cineastes’ on April 18 to 23. Ticket price is PhP150. Most-watched films during the first screening, which took place last March 16 to 22 in various cinemas, were Sakaling Hindi Makarating, Ang Taba Ko Kasi, and Ned’s Project, which was awarded as the best film.

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Schedule of film screening (Photo courtesy of UP Cineastes’ Studio)


SUMMER WORKSHOPS IN QUEZON CITY

Tweed & Twine's Resin Jewelry Workshop is happening on April 23 to 24, 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon, at Common Room in Katipunan, Quezon City. This two-day session teaches the participants on how to prepare and prime their molds, create charms, and make pendants out of scratch materials. Registration fee costs PhP3500 inclusive of a take-home starter kit and workshop supplies. Slots are limited to 8 persons only.

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Photo courtesy of Tweed & Twine

The Tropical Watercolor workshop will take place on April 23 at Hillside Cafe & Juice Bar in Diliman, Quezon City. This workshop encourages the participants to create and discover their own styles as well as to learn tricks in painting without white palette. Registration fee is PhP2000 inclusive of watercolor paper, brushes, workshop zine, and snacks and refreshments. Participants can also choose their own palette and watercolor palette for an additional fee of PhP1000.

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Photo courtesy of LifeAfterBreakfast.ph


MORE EVENTS IN THE METRO!

Every April 22nd is the international celebration of Earth Day but numerous environment-themed events are being held the entire month of April. In Manila, the National Geographic Channel will hold the NatGeo Earth Day Run 2016 on April 17, starting at Bonifacio Global City while the finish line will be at McKinley West. Participants can choose from four categories: 5km, 10km, 21km, and 42km.

Meanwhile, Earth Day Jam, the longest-running free concert for the environment, is happening on April 23 at SM by the Bay, SM Mall of Asia, at 5 PM. Performers include Noel Cabangon, Kitchie Nadal, Barbie Almalbis, 6CycleMind, and Slapshock, among others.

Karen Grace Libao

Karen writes for a living and for fun. She started her writing career in 2014 when she worked as Content Manager for a women’s website and never looked back since. On her free time, she tries to catch up on her current reads, seeing independently-produced films, watching theatre plays, and attending live music and open mic gigs. She dreams of becoming a published writer and film producer in the future.

Karen Grace Libao

Karen writes for a living and for fun. She started her writing career in 2014 when she worked as Content Manager for a women’s website and never looked back since. On her free time, she tries to catch up on her current reads, seeing independently-produced films, watching theatre plays, and attending live music and open mic gigs. She dreams of becoming a published writer and film producer in the future.

Disclaimer: All articles in the Consumers Magazine of ShoppersGuide.com.ph (SG) are for general information and entertainment purposes only. Although careful research has been made in writing them, SG does not make any warranty about the completeness and accuracy of all information presented in our articles. Our content is not intended to be used in place of legal, medical, or any professional advice.

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April 17, 2016

This Week in Northern Metro Manila (April 17 to 23, 2016)

CineFilipino Film Festival, Earth Day events plus Vice Presidential Debate in Quezon City!

WEATHER FORECAST

Quezon City and neighboring cities will experience inconsistent weather this week but rains can be expected on Wednesday to Friday. Temperature will vary from 26°C to 36°C.


ELECTION NEWS: Vice Presidential Debate

https://d1k571r5p7i4n1.cloudfront.net/81a57d8df304098715b531c4b2f86ce4/large/Things_to_do_in_Quezon_City_Earth_Day_April_2016_DEBATE.JPG

Photo from ABS-CBN News Facebook page

ABS-CBN has announced that it will host a Vice Presidential Debate on April 17, 2016, 5:30 PM. The first Vice Presidential Debate which happened last April 10 at the University of Santo Tomas was officially administered by the Philippine Commission on Elections and was aired thru CNN Philippines.


ENTERTAINMENT AND EVENTS IN QUEZON CITY

An Environmental Concert for Earth Day

The Mga Anak ni Inang Daigdig (MAID), an environmental performing arts group from the Smokey Mountain, will be having a concert in support to the Earth Day 2016 Celebration. The Environmental Concert called Likas-Kayang Pilipinas is happening on April 21, 7:00 PM, at the Skydome, SM City North EDSA. An environmental workshop and art exhibit will also be held in the same venue a day before the concert or on April 20.

https://d1k571r5p7i4n1.cloudfront.net/81a57d8df304098715b531c4b2f86ce4/large/Things_to_do_in_Quezon_City_Earth_Day_April_2016_earth_day1.JPG

Poster of the Likas-Kayang Pilipinas concert (Photo courtesy of Earth Day Network Philippines)


CineFilipino Film Festival 2016

The CineFilipino Film Festival is having a week-long screening at UP Cine Adarna courtesy of UP Cineastes’ on April 18 to 23. Ticket price is PhP150. Most-watched films during the first screening, which took place last March 16 to 22 in various cinemas, were Sakaling Hindi Makarating, Ang Taba Ko Kasi, and Ned’s Project, which was awarded as the best film.

https://d1k571r5p7i4n1.cloudfront.net/81a57d8df304098715b531c4b2f86ce4/large/Things_to_do_in_Quezon_City_Earth_Day_April_2016_cine_filipino.JPG

Schedule of film screening (Photo courtesy of UP Cineastes’ Studio)


SUMMER WORKSHOPS IN QUEZON CITY

Tweed & Twine's Resin Jewelry Workshop is happening on April 23 to 24, 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon, at Common Room in Katipunan, Quezon City. This two-day session teaches the participants on how to prepare and prime their molds, create charms, and make pendants out of scratch materials. Registration fee costs PhP3500 inclusive of a take-home starter kit and workshop supplies. Slots are limited to 8 persons only.

https://d1k571r5p7i4n1.cloudfront.net/81a57d8df304098715b531c4b2f86ce4/large/Things_to_do_in_Quezon_City_Earth_Day_April_2016_summer_workshops.JPG

Photo courtesy of Tweed & Twine

The Tropical Watercolor workshop will take place on April 23 at Hillside Cafe & Juice Bar in Diliman, Quezon City. This workshop encourages the participants to create and discover their own styles as well as to learn tricks in painting without white palette. Registration fee is PhP2000 inclusive of watercolor paper, brushes, workshop zine, and snacks and refreshments. Participants can also choose their own palette and watercolor palette for an additional fee of PhP1000.

https://d1k571r5p7i4n1.cloudfront.net/81a57d8df304098715b531c4b2f86ce4/large/Things_to_do_in_Quezon_City_Earth_Day_April_2016_summer_workshops1.JPG

Photo courtesy of LifeAfterBreakfast.ph


MORE EVENTS IN THE METRO!

Every April 22nd is the international celebration of Earth Day but numerous environment-themed events are being held the entire month of April. In Manila, the National Geographic Channel will hold the NatGeo Earth Day Run 2016 on April 17, starting at Bonifacio Global City while the finish line will be at McKinley West. Participants can choose from four categories: 5km, 10km, 21km, and 42km.

Meanwhile, Earth Day Jam, the longest-running free concert for the environment, is happening on April 23 at SM by the Bay, SM Mall of Asia, at 5 PM. Performers include Noel Cabangon, Kitchie Nadal, Barbie Almalbis, 6CycleMind, and Slapshock, among others.

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Karen Grace Libao

Karen writes for a living and for fun. She started her writing career in 2014 when she worked as Content Manager for a women’s website and never looked back since. On her free time, she tries to catch up on her current reads, seeing independently-produced films, watching theatre plays, and attending live music and open mic gigs. She dreams of becoming a published writer and film producer in the future.

Karen Grace Libao

Karen writes for a living and for fun. She started her writing career in 2014 when she worked as Content Manager for a women’s website and never looked back since. On her free time, she tries to catch up on her current reads, seeing independently-produced films, watching theatre plays, and attending live music and open mic gigs. She dreams of becoming a published writer and film producer in the future.

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Disclaimer: All articles in the Consumers Magazine of ShoppersGuide.com.ph (SG) are for general information and entertainment purposes only. Although careful research has been made in writing them, SG does not make any warranty about the completeness and accuracy of all information presented in our articles. Our content is not intended to be used in place of legal, medical, or any professional advice.

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