The Penthouse 66 of the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Bonifacio Global City was the venue of a double celebration — the birthday of Lights and Sounds King Wopsy Zamora and bubbly wife Agile and their wedding anniversary.

Agile Zamora, Mayor Chavit Singson, Wopsy Zamora
Agile Zamora, Mayor Chavit Singson, Wopsy Zamora

RJ and Frannie Jacinto
RJ and Frannie Jacinto

Toting Bunye and Ambassador Toto Zaide
Toting Bunye and Ambassador Toto Zaide

Ofelia Wadle, Agile Zamora Connie Haw, Cocoy Cordoba
Ofelia Wadle, Agile Zamora Connie Haw, Cocoy Cordoba

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Connie and Ambassador Vic Garcia with Johnny Litton
Connie and Ambassador Vic Garcia with Johnny Litton

Mario Oreta, Felix Ang, Felix and Grace Ang, Sen. Dick Gordon
Mario Oreta, Felix Ang, Felix and Grace Ang, Sen. Dick Gordon

Dr. George Sarakinis, Luz Van Opstal, Dumaguete Mayor Ping Remollo, Hi Society
Dr. George Sarakinis, Luz Van Opstal, Dumaguete Mayor Ping Remollo, Hi Society

Ramon Orlina, Wopsy Zamora
Ramon Orlina, Wopsy Zamora

Greg Slaughter
Greg Slaughter

It was a very intimate sit-down dinner with only close friends and associates. The Grand Hyatt team went all out for the best menu they can offer for their guests. Dancing and singing by Marcy David and his band provided the entertainment with special guest Famous Balladeer Richard Merck serenading the guests like Mayor Chavit Singson, Sec. Gary Teves, Babes Oreta, Senator Dick Gordon, Dumaguete Mayor Ping Remollo, Disco King Louie Ysmael, Ramon RJ and Frannie Jacinto, Dennis Villareal, Johnny Litton, Jack Rodriguez, Ambassador Vic and Connie Garcia and Agile' s group of friends.

To Wopsy, may the Lord continue to bless you with good health and long life and lasting love for you and Agile and more celebrations to come.

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Meanwhile, German Club was busy this week when they hosted the launching of Oktoberfest organized by different Rotary Clubs and the ICC (Intercountry Community) headed by Dr. Gunter Matschuck and hardworking colleague Bing Carrion to be held at the Solaire Tent on October 13. The Oktoberfest festival that started in Munich, Germany is the world's largest celebration of Bavarian culture highlighted by their music, food, dance and especially its beer.

Cory Quirino, Sweetie Gardiner, Bing Carrion, Hi Society, Mildred Vitangcol, Dr Gunter Matschuck
Cory Quirino, Sweetie Gardiner, Bing Carrion, Hi Society, Mildred Vitangcol, Dr Gunter Matschuck

This year several Rotary Clubs from four Districts decided to hold the Oktoberfest at the Solaire Tent this October 13 spearheaded by Governor Johnny Yu of District 3780 in partnership with Districts 3810, 3830, 3820 and the Intercountry Committee Germany-Philippines and the German Club. The objective is to raise funds for the Rotary Stop Polio Campaign.

We hope to see you at the Solaire and participate in this festival and enjoy Authentic German cuisine, a German band flown in for this event and the famous Bavarian beer which will flow the whole night. Prost!