PIA Press Release
Monday, January 16, 2012
Carigara celebrates 441st founding anniversaryby Marivic Alcober
TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Jan 16 (PIA) -- Through its Municipal Mayor Trinidad Go Apostol, the local government of Carigara, Leyte has lined up different activities for the celebration of its town’s 441st Founding Day Anniversary 2012, called “Adlaw han Kalgara.”
It was learned that last January 11, a blood letting activity was conducted at the Kangara Gymnasium, followed by the Agricultural Fair open for everyone last January 16 which was held at the LGU grounds.
On the other hand, a One Stop Shop and a Business Permit Licensing is currently being conducted from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the period January 16-20, at the LGU roof deck.
On January 18, a Career Exhibit which will start at 9:00 a.m will be held at the Kangara Gymnasium, followed by a Medical Mission (ICOT Caravan) on the following day, January 19, still on the same venue from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
A Job Fair plus a Pre-Passporting will take place at 9:00 a.m. on January 20, still at the Kangara Gymnasium. At the LGU grounds, at 9:30 a.m. on the same day, there will be a cooking demonstration on Hamonadang Bangus and White Cheese to be hosted by Barangay Council of Brgy. Uyawan and Brgy. Canal.
For the members of the Sanggunian Kabataan (SK), an SK Night will be held on January 21, at 7:00 a.m. at the Kangara Gymnasium to be followed by the KANSAYAW on January 23, still at the same time and venue.
Likewise, a Drum and Bugle demonstration will take place on January 24, at the LGU grounds which will be participated by the Elementary Division. Said activity will start at 2:00 p.m.
Lastly, a Holy Mass will be offered on January 25, at 7:00 a.m., at the LGU grounds to be attended by the local government officials and employees, together with the constituents of Carigara. This will be followed by the Datu Gara Festival – Float Parade centered on the theme “Kahuraan Han Dagat,” at 8:00 a.m. along the streets of the municipality.
As a conclusion to the various activities relative to the anniversary, a Dance Festival will be held at the LGU grounds at 2:00 p.m. on January 25. (PIA-8)