PORTUGUESE HISTORICAL CENTER

Tunaman’s Memorial
Shelter Island – San Diego

Tunaman’s Memorial Ceremony August 2, 2020

In memory …

Remembering those who left the shore never to return

SPECIAL Book Signing!

Join the Portuguese Historical Center and
UPSES Portuguese Hall Inc. for a
Special Book Signing
“THE VARSITY”
by A. Lee Brown

THE VARSITY
AMERICA’S UNDERAGE WARRIORS,
FROM END ZONES TO KILL ZONES DURING WORLD WAR II

A story of America’s Underage Warriors who fought in World War II. The two main characters are based upon high school boys from Pt. Loma and Ocean Beach; how they met the challenges and fear of war only to face new conflicts when they came home.

Sunday, November 8th at Noon
UPSES Portuguese Hall
2818 Avenida de Portugal
San Diego, CA 92106

*FREE TO THE PUBLIC*
Limited seating
due to Covid-19 Regulations

Refreshments and light appetizers will be served!

 

**Portuguese Market Events**

3 Events in November!
*Be sure to PRE-order/Register*
Click on event for more details:

SATURDAY – November 14th
#1 – Piri Piri Chicken w/ Broccoli & Rice  $15
Pre-order by November 12th
Also
Watch PORTUGAL vs FRANCE
Gate opens at 11:00 a.m.
Game starts 11:45 a.m.

SATURDAY – November 21st
#2 – FILHÓS (Portuguese Doughnuts)
$2 for one / $18 – dozen
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#3 – DINIZ CELLARS Wine Tasting
Seven Portuguese wine flights with one Port wine, appetizers, and assorted desserts.
$30 per person
Event begins at 7:00 p.m.

PHC 2021 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

The Portuguese Historical Center was founded in 1977 to preserve our Portuguese culture, folklore, and history. You are invited to become a member of this active and vibrant organization for the year 2021!

** NEW for 2021 **
Sponsor-a-Student Membership
This is a wonderful way to ease student research costs and educate a younger generation. Interested? Please select the NEW option on the application form.

To renew your membership or join for the first time…CLICK HERE! 

Visit our MEMBERSHIP page for more details.

LISTEN IN! Portuguese Community WEBINAR

On September 28, 2020, Portuguese Heritage Inc. hosted a webinar for many Portuguese Communities and their representatives to discuss the effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Our Pt. Loma panel representatives were Evelyn Barandiaran, Korinne Madruga, and Ricardo da Rosa.

*You are encouraged to listen to the podcast!*
Just CLICK HERE!
The link is “public” – anyone can view.

PHC HOLIDAY HOURS

During the holiday season,
the PHC will be closed:

Saturday – November 28, 2020
Saturday – December 26, 2020
Saturday – January 2, 2021

We look forward to seeing you during our normal non-holiday hours:
SATURDAYS
12:00 (noon) to 3:00 p.m. 

Private appointments are available upon request (PHCSanDiegoPL@gmail.com)

Be a Sponsor

The Portuguese Historical Center (PHC) strives to make the Portuguese museum bigger and better. Like most organizations, without the generous monetary donations from the community, the PHC cannot accomplish its goals. Please consider becoming a SPONSOR to help us maintain and improve our Portuguese museum.  Click on the link below for the application, or contact us if you have questions.

BECOME A SPONSOR/MEMBER TODAY!
CLICK HERE!

Tuna Fishing Industry Monument

We have broken ground on our Tuna Fishing Industry Monument!  Please come and see how beautiful it is!  If you are interested in honoring those that gave, and are still giving, their livelihood to the tuna fishing industry please see the application for criteria and questionnaire.

A selected number of names will be available to purchase for inscribing as well as floor pavers. A criteria is required as well as a history questionnaire form to qualify. Please see application for criteria and questionnaire.

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