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Health(CARE) Heroes : Filipinx in Houston's Medical Community

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Join us for a discussion and presentation that commemorates Women's History Month and the important role of Filipinx in our community and Houston's healthcare industry.

Rea Sampilo will lead this educational and uplifting presentation.  Participants will enjoy browsing a photo gallery of their history, personal stories, and a poetry reading by Jenah Maravilla. Ms. Maravilla will lead audience members in contributing to the writing of a poem to mark the event.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Missouri City Branch Library.

For more information, please call 281-238-2100.

This event is free and open to the public.