Travelling Along the Gorgeous Mountain and the Rivers：From Hakka Culture to the Coastal Village
Description: Shih-Gang is, composed of 50% Hakka population, a traditional village and famous for its culture. Volunteers could enjoy traditional/pop Hakka music (A BI KA band), stone carving, bamboo weaving, traditional toys, and agricultural/historical tours in this community. Dajia(Rih-Nan) combines education, culture with industry. It is known for the Youth Industrial Park and the Junior High School. It attracts people/youths to work/study in this area. Volunteers could visit Japanese-style train station (Level Three Ancient Monument) as a railfan, or ride a bike along littoral cycle paths with breeze. In this camp, volunteers will travel along the mountain to the coastal village and enjoy a panoramic view of Taiwanese scenery.
Type of Work: 1. Make the Hakka food with local youths and volunteers. 2. Language exchange with (Hakka) kids. 3. Paint the wall/fence(total length：60-100 m) nearby the school. 4. Accompany with the elderly/Home Visitation for the elders. 5. Clean the beach.
Accommodation: AD 1：Shih-Gang Tuniu Activity Center, participants will be required to bring their own sleeping bags or mattress. Showers would be offered by local residents. AD 2：Rih-Nan Junior High School, Volunteers are accommodated in two classrooms (10-15 vols/room) with shared bathrooms and toilets, SB! Self-cooking.
Language: English, Taiwanese, Chinese Mandarin
Requirements: 1) Interest/specialty in painting, performance and interaction with local residents.
2) Bring some landscape photos from your country would be good for your painting work. 3) Prepare a country presentation. (Some traditional/typical costume, music, and pictures would be great for your presentation.)
Approximate Location: Location 1：SHIH-GANG Shih-Gang Tuniu Cultural Hall：https://goo.gl/W2dZVE Shih-Gang Junior High School：https://goo.gl/mKRZrD ; Location 2：DA-JIA(Rih-Nan) Rih-Nan Junior High School：https://goo.gl/geCvLr (Notes：Volunteers could take the train(sea line) to the Rih-Nan train station nearby.)
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