Guam Society of America Manaina / Honorary Members – as of February 2017

The Guam Society of America honors members who have contributed and volunteered their personal time and efforts to support the Society over the years as Manaina.  Manaina is a derivative of Saina and translates in the Chamorro language to Elder or Parent, or someone who is well respected because of their knowledge and experience.    Many of the … [Read more...]

2017 19th Annual Roberto LG Lizama Memorial Classic Golf – Fri, Sept 1, 2017

              Hafa Adai!  Save the Date! The 19th Annual Guam Society Roberto LG Lizama Memorial Classic Golf Tournament will be held Friday, September 1, 2017, at the Courses at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland.  Kick start the 2017 Labor Day Weekend by coming out to support a … [Read more...]

2017 Pacific Fun Day

Chairperson: Terri Smith Location: Fraternal Order of Police Pavilion, Upper Marlboro, MD … [Read more...]

2017 Santa Marian Kamalen Novena / Mass – Feast of the Immaculate Conception

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  Final Novena and Celebration of Mass for Santa Marian Kamalen at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC. No Host Dinner Reception after the mass (location:  TBD).               … [Read more...]

2017 Santa Marian Kamalen Novenas

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  Beginning Thurs, Nov 30th through Thurs, December 7th - Novenas will be held nightly a various Guam Society Members / Volunteers homes who are hosting the nightly novenas. … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Christmas Holiday Party

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Location:  Manassas Park Community Center, Manassas, Virginia Chairperson:  Terri Sanchez … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Liberation Picnic

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  Location to be determined. Chairperson:  Gerald Corpuz … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Scholarship Submission Deadline – 11:59PM Eastern Time

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            See information about the Guam Society Scholarship on this website at http://guamsociety.org/gsa-scholarships/ … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Memorial Day Picnic

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Additional information to be published. … [Read more...]

2017 Mardi Gras Membership Appreciation Night

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This event is for 2016 and 2017 members of the Guam Society.  It is the annual membership appreciation dinner in recognition for our members' support of the Guam Society's events in 2016 and to encourage support throughout the events for 2017.  This evening was reintroduced in 2011 by former Guam Society President Juan T. Salas (who also serves … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Calendar of Events (as of Jan 14, 2017)

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The Guam Society of America Calendar of Events for 2017 is provided below.  Please check our website for updates or changes as some of the events are still being coordinated and updates will be posted as soon as available.  Members will receive emails with the most current information, usually before any updates are posted to the website - we … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Coronation Ball

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2017 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Aubrey Mantanona Please join us at the 2017 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Coronation Ball in honor of Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess Aubrey Mantanona Aubrey is the daughter of Frank Mantanona (Dededo, Guam) and Rosanne Meno (Inarajan, Guam), residing in Woodbridge, Virginia.  She is 2016 … [Read more...]

Håle’ Para Agupa’ presents Chamorro Learning Session: The Art of Making Titiyas (Inero 2016)

Join Håle’ Para Agupa’: Hinekkan Manhoben Para I Manmamaila’ in their next Chamorro learning session on Sunday, Inero 8th at 1:00 p.m. Please, arrive 15-30 minutes early for socializing, as we will begin on time. The session will be hosted at Danny and Terri's residence in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Please, join the Håle' Para … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Guam Society Officers Take Oath of Office

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On Tuesday, January 3, 2017, the 2017-2018 Guam Society Officers were sworn into office by the Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo, Guam's Congressional Representative at the Guam Congressional Office in the Rayburn House Office Building.  The ceremony took place the same date that Congresswoman Bordallo was sworn in as part of the 115th U.S. … [Read more...]

Håle’ Para Agupa’ presents Chamorro Learning Session: “I Am Chamorro” Yan Cooking Chamorro (Disiembre 2016)

Join Håle' Para Agupa' in their next Chamorro learning session on Sunday, Disiembre 4th at 1:00 p.m. Please, arrive 15-30 minutes early for socializing, as we will begin on time. The session will be hosted at Danny and Terri's residence in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Please, join the Håle' Para Agupa' e-mail mailing list for learning … [Read more...]

2016 Santa Marian Kamalen Novena and Mass Schedule

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2016 Guam Society of America Santa Marian Kamalen/Our Lady of Camarin Novena and Mass Schedule is provided below.  For questions, please contact Rosanne Meno at (571) 329-8993 or via email at rrmeno@gmail.com. Each year we rotate the nightly novena amongst Guam Society members who have volunteered to host a novena.  This gives our members an … [Read more...]

UPDATE FOR 2016 Guam Society Christmas Holiday Party – Sat, Dec 3, 2016

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LOCATION CHANGE & ADDITION OF WHITE 'KARABAO' GIFT EXCHANGE The Guam Society will be celebrating its annual Christmas Holiday Party on Saturday, December 3, 2016.  Please note that due to security requirements at Joint Base Fort Myer, Virginia the Guam Society has changed the location of this year's Christmas Party.  We apologize for the … [Read more...]

Håle’ Para Agupa’: I Am Chamorro

Join Håle' Para Agupa' in their very first Chamorro learning session on Sunday, November 6, starting at 1:00PM. Please, arrive 15-30 minutes early for socializing as we will begin on time. Chamorro Learning Session: I Am Chamorro Details: Håle' Para Agupa' introduction to all participants, additional information regarding structure and … [Read more...]

Guam Society Softball Team Takes 1st Place in NCSS Softball Tournament

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On Saturday, October 15, 2016 the Guam Society of America's Softball Team took first place during the annual National Conference of States Societies Summer Insanity Softball tournament.   Guam dominated the championship game with a score of 26 to 3 against the Montana State Society team.   The team had previously placed runner up in last  … [Read more...]

2017 Guam Society Cherry Blossom Princess and Junior Princess Application – Deadline Sep 15, 2016 **NOW CLOSED**

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Hafa Adai Guam Society Members, Family and Friends, Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival commemorates the 1912 gift of 3,000 cherry trees from Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo to the city of Washington, DC and the lasting friendship between the United States and Japan. Since 1952 the Guam Society of America has selected a Princess to … [Read more...]