All set for opening of 13th Araw ng Sasa
Davao City (29 October) -- Everything is now set for the much-awaited launching of the 13th Araw ng Sasa 2009 slated tomorrow, October 29 in Barangay Sasa.
Various school presentations followed by the opening of the different sports competitions will highlight the said annual event under the theme, "Kahiusa, Kakugi ug Kahimsog sa Katawhan maoy tinubdan sa Mapadayonong kalambuan sa tanan."
"We will start at 6 a.m. and hopefully end the program at exactly 12 noon," said Barangay Capt. Mario Reta, also chairman of the Barangay Sasa Tourism, Arts and Culture Committee (BSTACC).
A mass will be celebrated at the Lourdes Chapel in Doņa Salud followed by a motorcade going to the Landmark 3 covered court.
Different presentations will be made by the Doņa Salud Day Care Center, Cornelio B. Reta Jr. Elementary School, Osmeņa ES, F. Bangoy Central ES, F. Bangoy National High School, Holy Cross Academy of Sasa, St. Therese College of Science and Technology, Fatima de Davao-Sasa, Southern Phils. Polytechnic College Inc. and the Barangay Council for Women.
Vice Mayor Inday Sarah Duterte, Congressman Vincent Garcia of the Second District, City Councilor Susabel Reta and SK Federation president Halila Sudagar are the invited guests.
Kagawad Ranel Pichon, tourism committee chair, said that the opening of the basketball for the elementary, SK Youth and Functionaries and the Inter-high school girls' volleyball tournament will start at 1 p.m. (Brgy. Sasa Office) [top]