Free lecture series explores the Philippines’ past

The series, hosted by the Victoria Filipino Canadian Association, delves into Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan’s discovery of the Philippines and the subsequent Spanish conquest and evangelization of the country

A free weekly lecture series hosted by the Victoria Filipino Canadian Association explores the history of the archipelago nation.

The series, hosted by the Victoria Filipino Canadian Association, delves into Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan’s discovery of the Philippines and the subsequent Spanish conquest and evangelization of the country.

The event happens every Monday until Nov. 7, from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Bayanihan Community Centre, 1709 Blanshard St. To reserve a seat, please email bayanihancc@shaw.ca. For a schedule of topics, please visit www.bayanihan.ca.