Community Briefs – January 30, 2020

Posted on Jan 30 2020

Our Lady of Lourdes novena set
The Santa Lourdes Community in AsTeo has announced that the novena in honor of Our Lady of Lourdes will begin on Feb. 7 and will end on Feb. 15. From Feb. 7 to Feb. 14, the rosary and novena will start at 5pm at the Santa Lourdes Shrine in AsTeo. On Saturday, Feb. 15, the day of the fiesta, the rosary will be said at pm, followed by the novena, and the Mass will be held at 3pm at the Shrine. Procession will follow after the Mass. (PR)

Veterans Affairs Resource Fair set
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is having a Veterans Resource Fair hosted by VA Pacific Islands Health Care System acting director Kevin Amick and Honolulu Veterans Benefits Regional Office director Sergio S. Chao.

This is to share information and resources, hear feedback from veterans and to answer questions on VA health care and benefits.

The Veterans Resource Fair on Saipan will take place on Feb. 4, 2020, from 5pm to 6:30pm at the Pedro P. Tenorio Multi-Purpose Center in Susupe near the Joeten-Kiyu Public Library.

The Listening Sessions on Tinian and Rota will be held on the following dates and time:

• Tinian: Feb. 5, 2020, from 10am to 12:30 pm at the Tinian Library.
• Rota: Feb. 6, 2020, from 10am to 12:30pm at the Mayor of Rota’s conference hall.

All veterans, their families, survivors and any organization(s) or individual(s) who works with or on behalf of veterans are encouraged to attend.

For more information, contact Ruth Coleman at 322-0035. (PR)

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