DUMAGUETE CITY—The City Government of Dumaguete through the City Social Welfare and Development (CSWD) Office and its partner agencies here set several activities to highlight the celebration of the Children’s Week Celebration from October 7-11,2013.
The theme for this year celebrations: “Kahirapan Wakasan, Karapatang Pambata Ipaglaban”.
The celebration aims to encourage stakeholders to help reduce poverty and to advocate for stronger holistic actions, particularly preventive measures to address problems on poverty.Among the activities identified is Thanksgiving Mass at St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish on October 7,2013 at 2pm,while, at3:30pm will be the Street parade.
On October 8- at 10:00 Minus Singing Contest at Robinson mall and at 2:00 P.M will be Draw and Tell Contest.
Other highlights: October 9- at 10:00 am and 2pm – Children’s Fun Day at Robinson Mall, the activity is sponsored by Dumaguete Day Care Parents Federation and Rotary Club of Dumaguete North.
While, On October 10 at 10:am will be the Awarding and Folk Dance Presentation and Mayor Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria will give his inspiration message.
And finally, on October 11 will be the Evaluation meeting with the steering committees.
The Children’s Week is an annual event recognizing the talents, skills, achievement and rights of children.
(PIO – Dumaguete)