Photos from Center Day in Uganda

08/20/15

The school year goes from February to December in Uganda, and classes run through the summer. Children will attend "summer" camp in December, when their break begins. 

But meanwhile, the summer months are packed with visiting Venture teams, and plenty of excuses for fun. One of our traditions in Uganda is to hold "Center Day," a day of performances, games, and learning that the whole community is invited to enjoy. 

A recent Venture team from Compass Christian Church in Dallas, Texas, was there to join in the fun of Center Day this year. Here are some of the best photos:


                Parents, siblings, and friends all came to see the COTN students sing, dance, act, and play games.


                                           One class wore ribbons to make the occasion more festive.


                                                  An exciting game of musical chairs, performed for an audience.


                                                 When you don't have a hula-hoop, a bicycle tire will do!


 Students performed a play about personal hygiene. The moral was clear and to the point: the young man who didn't practice good hygiene ended up dead. 


                                                  Venture participants got in on the sack race action.


                                                                           Tough competition.


                                                   Venture participants helped out by painting faces. 


                                                                   It was a wonderful day!
 

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Thrilled with the pictures and reminded with joy my child can attend camp in December!! Thank you and God bless you!!
Thankfully,
Judy