Celebrating Our Successes; Building Our Tomorrow”- Castle Bruce Reunion Launched
Seven years ago the Castle Bruce community welcomed hundreds of villagers living abroad and thousands of patrons around Dominica to celebrate the community’s reunion.
This year has marked the time for yet another reunion of family and friends under the theme, “Celebrating our successes, building our tomorrow!”
The reunion was launched today at the Ministry of Housing conference room.
Parliamentary representative for the Castle Bruce constituency, Hon. Johnson Drigo said that reunion 2011 provides an opportunity for reminiscing what life was like in the Castle Bruce community.
It also gives the villagers an opportunity to say thanks to the villagers in the Diaspora for assisting them in various ways.
Ms. Ferdina Frampton, representative of lime, which is one of the reunion’s sponsors informed the press that lime had assisted in the last reunion, they continue to assist for the community’s annual feasts and they will definitely assist in this year’s reunion.
The reunion is scheduled to take place from August 6th-14th; 2011.
Among some of the activities which will take place are: an exhibition show casing artifacts of the community, games such as rounders, cricket and football, talent shows, camp fires, jams and church services.
Chairperson of the Castle Bruce Village Council, Ms. Jacinta Bannis, stated that being involved in organizing such activities develops individuals.