A Talent Evening showcasing the young people of the community will be the highlight of the staging of this year’s installment of the Warner Village Feast.
Activities for the event are planned from May 13, 2013 to May 20, 2013 and it is being organized by The Warner Development Committee in collaboration with the Parliamentary Representative, Rayburn Blackmoore.
The feast is being held under the theme “Promoting Community Togetherness To Achieve Community Development”.
There will be a launching ceremony on Monday May 13, 2013 during which Blackmoore will give brief remarks and declare the activities open.
This will be followed by a panel discussion on the theme – “Men – Our Worth, Our Values, Our Role in Society”.
The panellists will be Inspector Claude Weekes, Thomas Holmes and Pastor Martin Douglas. Inspector Michael Laudat will be the moderator.
Other activities include a Happy Hour on Friday night at Weldon’s Bar with DJ Cut; Happy Hour on Saturday night at Weldon’s Bar with DJ Flintastic. Sunday night, a live popular band will rock the village in a street dance, culminating on onday afternoon with a block-o-rama.
The highlight of the event will be the Talent Evening and proceeds from that show will go towards the Warner Primary School.
A number of sporting activities including women’s football, family fun sports, and a domino competition, will also form part of the activities for the weekend.
An important aspect of the activities is the celebration of the Chapel Feast on Pentecost Sunday, May 19, 2013. The mass starting at 3.00 pm, will be presided over by Bishop Gabriel Malzaire and the President of the Commonwealth of Dominica will be in attendance. The activities will also include three nights of teaching by Fr. Herman Shaplis on “Ignorance of the Scriptures is Ignorance of Christ” from Wednesday May 15 to Friday May 17, 2013.
Below is a full schedule of activities for the feast.
Monday May 13, 2013
7:00 pm Launch of Activities by Hon. Rayburn Blackmoore & Panel Discussion – “Men – Our Worth, Our Values, and Our Role In Society”.
Wednesday May 15, 2013 – Friday May 17, 2013
Three-night Tridium – Holy Spirit Chapel Warner
7:00 pm “Ignorance of the Scripture is ignorance of Christ” – Fr. Herman Sharplis
Friday May 17, 2013
9:00 pm Happy Hour at Weldon’s Bar with Popular “DJ Cut”
Saturday May 18, 2013
3:00 pm Football Match 1 (Women) & Football Match 2 (Young Guys)
6:00 pm Talent Night – Young People
9:00 pm Happy Hour at Weldon’s Bar with “DJ Flintastic”
Sunday May 19, 2013
3:00 pm Holy Spirit Chapel Feast Mass – Presider – Bishop Gabriel Malzaire
Sunday May 19, 2013
9:00 pm Live Band on the Playing Field
Sponsored by the Parliamentary Representative
Monday May 20, 2013
10:00 am Family Fun Sports on the Playing Field
10:00 am Domino Competition at Weldon’s Bar
3:00 pm Block-O-Rama on the Playing Field