Noemí Figueroa Soulet, producer of “The Borinqueneers”—a documentary about the legendary 65th Infantry Regiment of Puerto Rico—will be the prime guest on the next Puerto Rican Panorama. Besides discussing the film, she will share information about an upcoming initiative intended to honor the historic military unit. Also appearing on the panel with Mrs. Figueroa will be Héctor Díaz of the PA Chapter of the Borinqueneers Motorcycle Club and Efraín Rivera of the American Legion Post 840—based in Philadelphia. This program will air (with closed-captions) on 6abc-TV of Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon, January 16, at 1:30 p.m. It will be re-broadcast early Sunday morning at 5 and overnight between Sunday & Monday at 3:30. After the weekend, it will be available for viewing on the 2nd WPVI channel on Wed. @ 8 a.m.; and Tues & Thurs. @ 6:30 p.m. For viewing on a digital TV set, the 2nd channel 6 is on 6.2. If TV set is not digital, cable providers have it on one of their channels (on Comcast, in the Philly area, it’s Ch. 245). On FiOS, it’s 466.
NOVEMBER, 2009 PRESENTATIONS!
Nov. 12th at 2pm – South Bronx JobCorps Academy, 1771 Andrews Ave, Bronx, NY. In honor of Veteran’s Day.
Nov. 17th at 5pm – HCC Beacon Hall, Bridgeport, CT. In honor of our Latino and Puerto Rican veterans sponsored by H.C.C. A.L.A.S. and the BPT Hispanic Heritage Committee. To RSVP and more information, please contact Magalys Cajigas, Advisor to HCC ALAS or Alma Maya at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nov. 30th at 1pm – Middle School 302, 681 Kelly Street, Bronx, NY 10455. PRIVATE EVENT. Rescheduled from Nov. 17th.