Sos I Kinderdorf Abovyan
Description: The SOS Children s Village is a place where children i particularly those with no parental care and those whose families are living in difficult conditions i have found their new mothers, sisters and brothers and live in families.The SOS Children s Village family-like structure is formed by four basic principles: mother, siblings, house and village.The camp in SOS Children s village is organized for the 14th time and has become a popular and traditional one, and children are looking forward to meeting the volunteers in summer.
Type of Work: The volunteers will do environmental and renovation work on the territory. The further details will be provided at the time of the workcamp. Volunteers will participate in most activities with the children, performing a variety of different tasks. They will organize workshops - painting, sculpturing, handicrafts, dancing, singing, sports, language lessons, leisure time games.The main aim of the camp is organization of a concert or a performance and an exhibition of works which will be presented at the end. The concert/performance will be organized with the active participation of the children and the volunteers, making an interesting presentation of the national songs, dances, traditions of each country the volunteers come from.
Accommodation: Volunteers will live in a separate comfortable cottage on the territory of the village.
Approximate Location: You will have lots of interesting excursions and visits to historical monuments and museums, which will be organized during the workcamp. The excursions to the following sights will be organized upon the decision of the camp. The proposed list of the excursions is the following (all the visits are for free): Echmiadzin Mother Cathedral, Zvartnots Cathedral ruins, Garni Pagan Temple, Geghard Monastery Complex with a program of PATRIMONITO, Lake Sevan (with a barbecue on the beach). Volunteers will visit Matenadaran-storehouse of ancient manuscripts, Historical Museum of Armenia, National Gallery of Armenia, museum of famous film director S. Parajanov, Vernissage i Armenian big souvenirs market under the open sky and degustation in cognac factory. Different games, Armenian dancing and language lessons will be organized in the workcamp.
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Promoted camp: Romania
RO-SCI 7.1 Teisani-Olteni Village Festival
31 Jul 2018 - 13 Aug 2018
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