celebrations

Tauers – Honorary Chairs – CDBF

Posted on Jul 2, 2014 in APA, Arts & Culture, celebrations, Leaders, Steering Committee | 0 comments

We are so proud of former Mayor and First Lady Paul & Kate Tauer, Founders of the Partnership!  They were recently named Honorary Chairs of the upcoming Colorado Dragon Boat Festival, slated for July 19th and 20th at Sloan’s Lake Park. They are beyond deserving of the honor, having had the vision over 20 years ago to connect in a tangible way to the Asian/Pacific businesses and communities in Aurora, CO.  Through the years, they have remained active as leaders and continue to build relationships with the Aurora Asian/Pacific Community Partnership — Kate remains on the...

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Love Summer Picnics!

Posted on Jun 24, 2014 in APA, celebrations, Food | 0 comments

Whip up your favorite summertime dish, and join the greater Asian Pacific American communities in one of two picnics coming up soon.  Let’s CELEBRATE SUMMER together.  The more the merrier! An APA Community Picnic Celebrate Independence Day with a community potluck to bring together the Asian American Pacific Islander community June 28th, 11AM-3PM Clement Park, Shelter G Also, bring backpacks and school supplies to donate to homeless students. Click here for the announcement… = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Aurora Asian/Pacific...

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AAPI Heritage Month

Posted on May 12, 2014 in APA, celebrations, Community Service, Educational, Pacific Islands, Steering Committee | 0 comments

Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan will proclaim May Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month this evening, May 12th, in the City Council Chambers.  Several members of the Partnership will be on hand to accept the proclamation, including Co-Chairs Juliana Laughter and Andrea Amonick, Steering Committee Members and Past Co-Chairs Sum Nguyen, Daniel Oh and Jane Sarmiento and Ex-Officio Member Gloria Williams. Member Jane Sarmiento forwarded the following Proclamation from Washington: BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION During Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI)...

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Happy Lunar New Year!

Posted on Jan 31, 2014 in Arts & Culture, celebrations, Dance, Food, Music | 0 comments

Today, January 31, 2014, is the official start of the Lunar New Year — the year of the horse — and the Broncos!  Several events are posted on the Partnership’s “APA Activities and Events” page.  Please peruse and plan to be a part of the celebration! PASCO, a reputable and established Filipino organization based in Aurora, sends their greetings:

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