Nawa for Culture and Arts Association (NAWA) starts its (2017) summer vacation activities on Saturday June,3rd. The activities are entitled: “Kherna fi Deerna,” and take place at NAWA’s different facilities in Deir Al Balah Area including: NAWA’s main office, Al-Khidr Library for Children, and Al-Bayyara and Al-Hakoora Playgrounds.
The activities aim at empowering the vulnerable children in Deir Al Balah Area through the non-formal education and increasing their access to cultural and artistic activities. They also aim at promoting their values and community-based morals especially during the holy month of Ramadan through the community contribution called “Itqan,” which aims at creating educational tools for children and giving them to the children of Al-Hekayat Kindergarten and Al-Khidr Library for Children.
The activities include: “Sanabel” activities” and “My Story,” for children under (6) years, “My Toy Out of My Story”, “Arts Carts” and “Ones & Tens” for children (7-9 years old), “Alphabets from Wools I” and “Numbers from Wools” for children (10-12 years old), and “Weave My Tale” and “Alphabets from Wools” courses.
It is worth mentioning that Al Hakoora and Al Bayyara playgrounds have their own courses like: “Numbers & Alphabets”, “Creating Cuneiform Plates,” “Holding Ramdan’s Nights,” and “Narrating Prophets Tales.”
There were big numbers of children from Deir Al Balah Area who participate in the activities in addition to their parents. They all expressed their happiness and content towards NAWA’s various and rich activities.
You can learn more about the current activities this link: