Hafa Adai Guam Society Members, Family and Friends:
Our annual Chamorro Night Event is a just a few weeks away and we are looking forward to a great night for you and all of the attendees. Details for the event are provided below and can be downloaded at this link: 2014ChamorroNite
DATE: Sunday, October 12, 2014
TIME: 6pm-11pm (we may go longer for those who want to keep the party going)
LOCATION: Snyder … [Read More...]
The 16th Annual Guam Society Roberto LG Lizama Memorial Classic Golf Tournament will be held Friday, August 29, 2014, at the Courses at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. Kick start the 2014 Labor Day Weekend by coming out to support a fantastic cause as the tournament benefits the Guam Society of America's Scholarship Program. Please click on this link for the flyer and points of contact information 2014 RLGL Golf Tournament … [Read More...]
Its that time of year again for our annual Liberation Picnic - this year we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guam - a milestone year for the Guam Society, Our Island and Our People.
This year we are holding the Guam Society Picnic at the Forest Glen Annex. Details about the event are provided below and on the attached flyer (Click her for Flyer 2014GSALiberationPicnic). We are looking forward to a fantastic picnic and to … [Read More...]
Winter has finally gone (Good Riddance!) and the 2014 Summer is about to begin. The Guam Society of America kicks off its summer events with our annual Memorial Day Picnic.
This year's picnic will be held at Freedom Park at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland on Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 12:00PM-7:00PM.
As in past years, this is a POTLUCK event - please bring a Chamorro Dish, an Appetizer, & and ONE (1) - 2-liter bottle … [Read More...]
The Guam Society of America joins the Blaz Family in mourning the passing of Guam Society Member, former Congressman and retired U.S. Marine Corps Brigadier General Vincete Tomas "Ben" Garrido Blaz. "Tun Ben" passed away on January 8, 2014 at the age of 85 years old. He survived a Japanese prison camp during World War II and later became the first Chamorro to attain the rank of General in the U.S. Armed Forces. He also served as Guam's … [Read More...]
Ms. Joelle Marie Rosete Blas - 2014 Cherry Blossom Princess
Please join us at the 2014 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Coronation Ball in honor of 2014 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Joelle Blas. Joelle is the daughter of Mike and Juvy Blas from Woodbridge, Virginia and an undergraduate student at Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Virginia.
We will also recognize our 2014 Junior Cherry Blossom Princess, Aemiliana … [Read More...]
The Guam Society of America Calendar of Events for 2014 is provide below. Please check our website for updates or changes. Members will receive emails with the most current information, usually before any updates are posted to the website - we encourage you to join the Guam Society of America to get these direct updates. For paid events hosted by the Guam Society, Guam Society members receive discounted rates.
January/February/March … [Read More...]
During this year's Christmas/Holiday Party, a video message was presented to all attending the event. This message was provided by Jay Rojas, Guam Society Member and Director of the Governor of Guam's Office in Washington, D.C. The Society would like to thank Governor Eddie Calvo for this beautiful message and for taking the time to send his holiday wishes to the Society and its members. Due to the size of the video file, you can watch the … [Read More...]
The holidays are almost here and 2013 ends in a less than two months. The Guam Society will hold its annual holiday party on Saturday, Dec 21, 2013 at the Patuxent River Beach House (22268 Cedar Point Road, Patuxent River, MD 20670).
Event will be from 12pm - 4pm (or whenever the fun stops)
Please send RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or to email@example.com by Wednesday, December 18, 2013. RSVPs help the Society and the committee to … [Read More...]
Mr. Bill Christian, President of the National Conference of State Societies (NCSS), presided over the revived NCSS Roy C. Haines Award ceremony on Saturday, November 16, 2013 in Silver Springs, MD. Bill provided an overview of the NCSS and its role as the overarching organization for the various state and territorial societies in Washington, DC. Bill stated that many of the societies grew from social/political clubs/organizations benefitting … [Read More...]
The 2013 Guam Society of America Santa Marian Kamalen/Our Lady of Camarin Novenas and Mass Schedule, with dates/times and residence of hosting members are provided below. For questions, please contact this year's Chairperson, Rosanne Meno at 202.374.1474.
Each year the Guam Society rotates the nightly novenas to give our members an opportunity to attend the novenas that are close to where they live. In the past two years, attendance at the … [Read More...]
The results of the 2013 Guam Society of America Scholarships were presented at the Annual Liberation Picnic held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the US Coast Guard TISCOM Park, Alexandria, Virginia. The winners announced at the picnic are:
$1,500 Brigida Lizama College Student Scholarship - Joelle Marie Rosete Blas. Attending Christopher Newport University, Newport News, VA; majoring in Information Science with minors in Leadership … [Read More...]