25 to be recognized ahead of Castle Bruce feast

first_imgLocalNews 25 to be recognized ahead of Castle Bruce feast by: – August 8, 2015 Share Sharing is caring! 279 Views   no discussions Tweetcenter_img Parliamentary representative for the Castle Bruce Constituency, Johnson DrigoTwenty- five residents of Castle Bruce will be recognized on Saturday 8 August 2015 for their contributions towards the community. The residents will be awarded in the areas of education, agriculture, health, youth and sports, community development and entrepreneurship.Parliamentary representative for Castle Bruce, Johnson Drigo said the awards ceremony is taking place ahead of the annual parish feast, ‘Lady of Health’ carded for 14-16 August 2015. “Additionally we will be awarding persons in the diaspora who have been giving back to the community on a regular basis, there is an association called the Castle Bruce Houston Association, they will be recognized because they have been giving tremendously to the community in scholarship, sporting equipment and these areas and so and so this evening we will be saying thank you to these outstanding individuals who have done remarkably for the community,” Minister Drigo said. Mr. Drigo said some of the awardees include retirees and youth.Some of the activities to mark the feast will include three nights of mass organized by the Catholic Church, panel discussion on Education where the principals of both primary and secondary schools in the community, a representative from the Dominica State College and Preschool Teacher will speak on the strengths and areas to be improved on and to ensure all education opportunities are taken advantage of. Saturday 15 August, there will be a band splash featuring Triple Kay Global with a performance from Asa Banton while on Sunday 16 August, there will be a cultural gala, domino competition, an appearance by past queen contestants, Midnight Groovers and the First Serenade Bands. Share Sharelast_img

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