INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY CELEBRATION AT LER
On Sunday, 26th July, 2015 – International Friendship Day was celebrated at LER Rainbow Home. The celebration was held in Loreto Day School, Elliot Road from 3:00p.m to 6:00p.m.
The programme began with a prayer dance and other prayers as well.
Ms. Suroor, Sr. Clare and other Rainbow Home Sisters (Co-ordinators) and the girls of Classes IX to XII from the different Rainbow Homes were also invited to join in the celebrations.
The LER Rainbow Home girls welcomed Ms. Suroor and Sr. Clare and all the other Rainbow Home Sisters with garlands and cards.
Each Rainbow Home performed a dance item. After which they had friendship band making competition. They were given beads, ribbons and other items and they had to make friendship bands. The best friendship band was awarded.
Then each one selected a friend and tied their band on to her wrist. After doing so they had to dance with their friend. The dance was with paper, each time the music stopped they had to fold the paper and both had to stand on that piece.
At the end of the programme the prizes were distributed to six girls for the best band making and six girls for the dance competition.
All the participants received a small gift each which made them happy. The programme closed with a folk dance performed by the LER Rainbow girls.
Everyone was treated to tea and snacks.
MONTHLY MEETING WITH MEMBERS OF CRAYONS’ OF HOPE
On 13th July, two members of Crayons’ of Hope had come to meet the Rainbow Girls. They had a meeting with Librarian (Aditi Das and Mrs. Rita Lazarus).
The members were very happy that the girls were interested in reading Library Books. Many girls had given a feedback of the stories they had read. They also wrote some suggestions on chits of paper and dropped it in the ballot box.
The team members of the Crayons’ of hope told the Rainbow children to practice writing letters for the next meeting.
They would be writing letters on postcards to their friends of other organizations who have Crayons’ of Hope Project.
1st ALL BENGAL GIRLS & WOMENS’ KARATE & SELF DEFENCE CHAMPIONSHIP, 2015
The 1st All Bengal Girls & Womens’ Karate & Self Defence Championship, 2015was held on 27th and 28th June at Khudiram Anushilan Kendra.
9 girls took part in the programme, they were accompanied by Mrs. Purnima Dey. They bagged many medals, trophies and medals.
(i) Priyanka Sardar and Kashish Ratan got gold medals.
(ii) Mousumi Das and Kashish Ratan got silver medals
(iii) Sorobi Kotal, Aditi Das, Navisha Ratan, Sonia Shaw, Sagorika Haldar, and Shormila Sardar got bronze medals.
They have made us proud.
Hip Hip Hurrah for the Rainbow Girls!!!!