August is ‘Buwan ng Wika’

Join us this August 26 as we commemorate ‘Buwan ng Wika’ with these special events!



Let us revive the Ancient Philippine writing system- “Baybayin” and express your creative side by henna tattooing, this month August in celebration of Buwan ng Wika. Register now at the Mall Admin Office and be part of this activity. Registration starts on August 1.



1. A minimum single receipt purchase worth of P300 from any Robinsons Townville Regalado store entitles customer to join the Spoken Poetry Competition 2018.

2. The competition is open to all males and females 15-35 yrs old.

3. Participant may register at the Mall Administration office now until August 24, 2018. Registration is on a first-come,  first-served basis. A maximum of ten contestants will compete for “Buwan ng Wika: Spoken Poetry Competition 2018.”

4. Participants are requested to present a valid ID for verification purposes.

5. The spoken poetry must be an original composition. The participants must compose a free-verse or rhyme poem about an interesting topic of their choice. It could be written in Filipino. This will be the piece they will deliver.

6. Each contestant is given a maximum of 3 to 5 minutes to recite or deliver his/her piece. No deduction shall be made if the contestant finishes the delivery in less than the maximum time frame.
7. The piece (hard copy) must be submitted to the organizer before the contest proper. The spoken poetry must be delivered from memory and any movement is confined onstage. Attire appropriate for the spoken piece should be worn during the contest. Sounds, instrumental or musical background are allowed to complement the delivery. No deduction shall be made if the contestant opt not to have a musical background.

8. There will be (3) judges to select the winners.
Criteria for judging will be as follows:
Message/content 40%
Delivery/Performance 30%
Memorization 10%
Voice Variation 10%
Audience Impact 10%
Total: 100%

9. During the first round, five contestants will be chosen to compete for the final round.

10. The final round will be an impromptu delivery of an original poem based on the topic they will choose on the day from a list of topics to be provided by the organizer.

11. There will be three (3) winners to win the following prizes:

      1st Prize – Php 4,000 Worth of Robinsons Gift Certificates, Plus gift pack
      2nd Prize – Php 3,000 Worth of Robinsons Gift Certificates,Plus gift pack
      3rd Prize – Php 2,000 Worth of Robinsons Gift Certificates,Plus gift pack