MERSIN (ANKA) –
Myrtle The activities organized by the Metropolitan Municipality for April 23 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day continued for 2 days at the Republic Performance Center. The little ones had a lot of fun in the activities prepared for them.
Activities began with a procession march from Galatasaray Square on Saturday 23 April. In the procession, accompanied by the band of the metropolitan municipality, clowns and cyclists, the metropolitan mayor Vahap Seçer and Meral Seçer marched with the children.
President Seçer surprised the children with colorful balloons left in the sky at the end of the march, which ended at the Cumhuriyet fairgrounds. Celebrating Children’s Day in the Field, Seçer said, “I hope the days ahead will be better than these days. Because we work because we are not determined. Everything is for our children.
AN EVENT RICH IN STANDS, WORKSHOPS AND GIFTS
The Metropolitan Municipality’s activities spanned from the Republic Performance Center to Galatasaray Square. In 152 stalls and 5 wheelbarrows opened by the Department of Women and Family Services, 347 women manufacturers offered child-friendly products for sale. In addition, a campaign support stand was opened for 5 SMA patients. While the Department of Women and Family Services presented candy apples, popcorn and balloons to children at the event at booths it opened; It also offered pleasant moments for children with many activities such as storytelling and painting. The children had the opportunity to meet robots in the Science and Entertainment Workshop of the Department of Women and Family Services.
THEY LISTED THE SONG ON THE GRASS AND WATCHED THE MOVIE
Concerts, dances, plays, films and theatrical performances took place on the stages set up in the area. Children’s songs were played in concerts organized by the Department of Culture and Social Affairs, and film screenings aroused great emotion among children. At the same time, some of the children were accompanying the songs, while some of them were sweating in the sports activities on the field.
SPORTS ACTIVITIES WERE AT THE HEART OF CHILDREN ON APRIL 23
Youth and sport Service Department Event sport The children showed great interest in the activities. Surrounding the area with numerous sports activities such as badminton, table tennis, darts, archery, petanque, tug of war and ball games, the Youth and Sports Service has brought children the experience of doing sports in the open air, on the grass and by the sea.
EVERY UNIT IN THE METROPOLIS WAS A SPACE FOR CHILDREN
Demonstrations of K9 dogs from the fire service, the climate and environment workshop from the environmental protection and control service, the information workshop on health screening tools from the service for the disabled and from health and the experience of the unobstructed walking track were the focus. children in the events spread over a wide area. While the Directorate of Agricultural and Veterinary Services offers children a different experience in the love of animals flower planting workshop; The Department of Transportation educated children about traffic through fun activities it organized. During the events that lasted until 22:00 on Sunday, April 24, the IT department became the center of attention for Mersin residents of all ages with its Mersin VR experience.
“I FEEL GOOD THINGS HAVE BEEN DONE FOR ME AND THEY CARE ABOUT ME”
The children expressed their joy at the event with the following words:
-Beren Naz Söğüt: “I’m having fun here with my family. Normally they wouldn’t celebrate or care much about Children’s Day on April 23, but now I think they did something right. It was news experience for us too. It’s a There were new things I learned.. I felt great things were being done for me. I felt like they cared about me.
– Elvin Beren: “We came with our mothers, our cousin and our brother. We came here first, then we had our makeup done, we bought some corn. Right now they are playing. My heart is racing, I am excited. Atatürk gave this day to the children.”
-Asian Beliz Abay: “We painted our faces, we ate corn. We danced. I feel beautiful. Happy April 23rd to all the kids, have a great day.”
-Rüya Akdogan: “Right now, I’m having a lot of fun. I’m having fun painting, making pictures and singing songs. It’s a beautiful environment. I’ve been painting. I’ve been on stage and performing to a game. We filmed a bit. Finally, my mother will buy a kite. I like Atatürk very much. I like his photos. I also like to see him. Happy April 23, everyone.”
A DIFFERENT EXCITEMENT IN KARADUVAR AT THE SAME MINUTES
Simultaneously with the events at the Cumhuriyet Performance Center, another April 23 entertainment took place in Karaduvar. The Loca group, which took the stage during the event supported by the Metropolitan Municipality, gave a pleasant concert for children and young people. A concert of the Turkish Music Orchestra was held in Mut Taşhan.
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