October is Filipino American History Month

Filipino American History Month, also known as the Filipino American Heritage Month, is celebrated in the United States during the month of October. The Filipino American National Historical Society established Filipino American History Month in the year 1988.

October 2, 2016

FAHM Kick-off -Our DJ History
Lincoln Bar
3:3o p.m.
FREE/All Invited

October 8, 2016

Buffalo Soldiers and the Filipinos
Buffalo Soldier Museum
FANHS President + PK McCarey Tour
10:00 a.m.-noon


October 12, 2016

Mayor Proclamation of Filipino American History Month
and Forum
9671 Bissonnet Houston Texas 77036
7:00 p.m.

October 15, 2016

Filipino American History Film Fest + lectures
Rice University Anderson Hall
Room 117 | Intergenerational Youth Panel |
FilAm Author – Ray Burdeos |
Filipino Martial Arts | Ancient pre-Filipino Script | BaybayinFILMS + Discussion |
Duty to Country 20 min |
Little Manila 30 min |
Delano Manongs 30 min

October 19, 2016

OCA TEa Talk – Why is Filipino American History important for all Asian American History
Red Cross 2700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 777098
6:30-8:30 p.m.

October 22, 2016

Isang Mahal

Connect with Miko Jao

College Station

October 29, 2016

Filipino Street Fest

Bayou City Pavillion

Published by fanhshtx

The purpose of the Filipino American National Historical Society are to: conduct research and studies; gather, promote, and disseminate published works on Filipino American history; provide a repository for research and gathered materials; create exhibits; promote and hold forums and public programs; and sponsor fundraising events to accomplish these purposes. FANHS-HTX is here to promote understanding, education, enlightenment, appreciation and enrichment through the identification, gathering, preservation and dissemination of the history and culture of Filipino Americans in the United States. FANHS-HTX represents the 32nd chapter of a national organization.

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