This film tells the story of a journey from Spain to Morocco, seen through the empty glance of Sergio, an autistic and blind young man who crosses 1.300km in tandem bicycle with his brother Juan Manuel. This documentary, in spanish with english subtitles, immerses us into Sergio's unreachable world which seems so similar to the desert, the destination of their trip.
Learn the Tagalog culture and history as we explore house museums on a day tour of the heritage town of Taal, Batangas on July 18, 2015 (Saturday).
The Ortigas Foundation Library invites you once again to the Basic Photography Workshop by Mr. Robert Fontanilla on June 13, 2015 (Saturday),
9AM-5PM at the Ortigas Foundation Library
Ortigas Foundation Library's Executive Director Mr. John L. Silva will have a lecture entitled "Shopping for Islands: Behind the Door Bargaining for the Philippines in the Treaty of Paris (September-December 1898)" on May 9, 2015 (Saturday), 10:00AM at the Yuchengco Museum.
Lecture is FREE. For reservations, please call 631-1231 local 187/181 or 401-6503.
The Ortigas Foundation Library is having once again a one-day Basic Photography Workshop.
It will be held on May 9, 2015 from 8:00am - 5:00pm at Seminar Room B at the library premises. Workshop fee is P1,250.00 which includes handouts, AM and PM snacks.
Pre-registration is required, slots are limited. Please call 401-6503 or 631-1231 locals 187/228 for inquiries and ask for Alma or Hanzel.
The Ortigas Foundation invites you to a free screening of the film Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo, winner of the Best Picture and Movie of the Year Awards at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2014 and PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2015.
Thursday, 16 April 2015
Ortigas Foundation Library
2nd floor, Ortigas corner Meralco Avenue,
Ortigas Center, Pasig City
SEATS are FREE. Reservations essential.
Witness the re-enactment of the 1945 Manila Symphony Orchestra concert in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Manila on March 13, 2015 (Friday), 8PM at the Meralco Theater.
The Ortigas Foundation, Inc. invites you to a reading of Breaking the Silence: A War Memoir by Mrs. Lourdes R. Montinola in commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Manila.
Listen to James Litton's account of his young years and memories of the war.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2015, 6:00PM
ORTIGAS FOUNDATION LIBRARY
2nd floor, Ortigas Building
Ortigas corner Meralco Avenue
Ortigas Center, Pasig City
FREE ADMISSION BUT SEATS LIMITED
Used book donations welcome.
For reservations, please call 631-1231 local 187/181/228
This lecture is part of the "Chronicles of War: The Liberation of Manila" Lecture Series in commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Manila.
MacArthur Library's Executive Director, James Zobel will discuss more unravelled revelations about General Douglas MacArthur in his lecture at the Embassy of the United States, Manila on February 18, 2015, 2PM.