June 11, 2011:Â Kalayaan 2011 celebrates the 113th Philippine Independence Day at the Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, California 91608, in cooperation with the Philippine Consulate General, Philippine Department of Tourism, and Philippine Trade and Investment Center. Grand Chair is Leo A. Maranan. Registration is at 6 pm;Â formal attire, preferably Filipino attire; and music by Willie Manacsa and the Midnight Motion Band.
Above photo shows seated, from left: Darna Umayam, Grand Chair Leo A. Maranan, Consul General Mary Jo A. Bernardo-Aragon, Mary Ann Omega, and Susan Castillo. Back row: Joe Arciaga, Dr. Lito Babaran, Gil Mislang, Dr. Carlos Manlapaz, Lydia F. Soriano, Noel Omega, Chito Mandap, and Dr. Rey Landero. Photo by Benny Uy.
Above photo, from left: Rodel Lumanog, Susan Castillo, Kalayaan 2011 Overall chairman Leo Maranan, Congen Mary Jo Bernardo Aragon, Mary Ann Omega, and Joe Arciaga.