DepEd Sec. Valisno leads nat'l flag day in Cavite
Manila (27 May) -- Department of Education Secretary Mona Valisno will lead this year?s National Flag Day program at Imus, Cavite according to National Historical Institute Executive Director Ludovico Badoy during a first formal meeting of the Technical Working Organizing Committee of the Celebration.
Secretary Valisno accepted this year?s invitation as guest of honor in the Flag Day and wreath laying ceremonies in Imus, Cavite to be joined by newly elected local executive officials of Cavite.
According to Sec. Valisno, they had just completed this year?s first batch of the Seminar Workshop on the Flag and Heraldic Code, which was participated in by private school administrators, teachers and students. This was done in cooperation with NHI, Dep Ed., Heritage Institute.
Also, NHI Chairperson Ambeth Ocampo and Executive Director Badoy expressed enthusiasm in activities set for the big day. These are display of flags and tarpaulins along major through fares and in all government offices, schools and universities to be led by DPWH, Dep Ed, DILG, CSC. MUSIKALAYAAN, a free concert of the AFP Band in celebration of Flag Day shall be held on May 28 at 7 p.m. at Open Air Auditorium Rizal Park. The public is invited to this free concert.
While SM Super malls will organize the largest human flag composed of 15, 000 people in Cavite together with a special program and parade in SM Molino, SM Rosario, SM Dasmarinas, and SM Bacoor. (PIA/BL Penera) [top]