Nawa for Culture and Arts Association (NAWA) Organizes Al-Khidr First Festival for Culture and Arts
On its third anniversary, Nawa for Culture and Arts Association (NAWA) has organized Al-Khidr First Festival for Culture and Arts on April, 20th, 2017. The festival was held in the presence of children, their parents, and educators in Deir Al Balah Area.
The festival was a cultural event for the children and their parents through the festival’s various corners such as: the free reading, storytelling, painting on glass, theatre performances, Arabic calligraphy, and handcrafts.
The children expressed their happiness towards the festival; they kept coming to the library repeatedly several days after and asking for more days of the one-day festival.
At the same time, the festival comes to celebrate NAWA’s accomplishments in its third anniversary which include: the restoration of Al-Khidr Monastery and its rehabilitation as a library for the children, construction of the Cultural Building in Deir Al Balah Area which includes: Al Hekayat Kindergarten and NAWA’s Cultural Gallery, the operation of Al-Hakoora and Al-Bayyara Playgrounds, and the operation of Evry Play Library in Khanyonis Area.