City of Talisay Kasalan Ng Bayan 2017: A Journey of Love and Lifetime Commitment

Published in the Negros Daily Bulletin Newspaper on October 30, 2017

On October 27, 2017, seventy five Talisaynon couples were binded as one in matrimony before Mayor Neil E. Lizares III in one of the biggest Kasalan Ng Bayan in the City of Talisay by the #gwapongaserbisyo. Said Kasalan ng Bayan 2017 is the culmination program of the 25th Celebration of Family Day with this year’s theme: “Tungo sa Maginhawa, Matatag at Panatag na Pamilyang Pilipino”.

Seventy five Talisaynon newlyweds together with Mayor Neil Lizares III, SPM Gab Villacin, Bogs Malan, Maam Elizabeth Mosquera, US Peace Corp Volunteer, Marlyn Simondo, Farrah Jayme, Dionela Mondragon, Carl Lizares, Kagawad Ombing Toriano, Pastor Packs Padilla and Mr. Chuck Diaz.*(Jonaz Delleva and Leo Jayme)

Mayor Neil E Lizares III, the officiating officer left a short but meaningful message to all the couples and shared some techniques and advice to keep the fires of love burning and to have a happy and successful marriage.

Cakes, packed lunch with a pack of lechon and wedding souvenirs such as towels, scented candles in a glass and a box of cake were given away to all the couples courtesy of Mayor Neil Lizares III and SPM Zenia Astorga.

Best wishes and toasts were given, cakes were sliced and wines were shared and bouquets were tossed in the air capped the simple yet intimate wedding ceremony. *(Lunie Seneres)