Celebration of Don Bosco's Feast in Sunyani
January 28,,2017 - Ghana
The 2017 celebration of Don Bosco’s feast in Sunyani took place on Sunday 28 th of January, 2017 at Mary Help of Christian Parish Odumase. The various sectors of Salesian presence in Sunyani were represented; the Novitiate community, St. John Bosco community, the school, the parish, Don Bosco boy’s home, and the youth centre were fully in attendance.
The celebration commenced, immediately after the second mass in the parish. The opening prayer of the occasion was said by Fr. Ubaldino SDB the Rector of St. John Bosco community. After the prayer, there was a volleyball game between the parish team and the Salesian team, which ended up in favour of the parish team. The second match was between the school team and the Boys home team, which ended up in favour of the school team. The final was played between the parish team and School team, this match ended up in favour of the School team, making them the male winners of the volleyball mini tournament in the male category. In the female category, the Parish team defeated the school team to become the winners.
After the recreation moment, everybody convened in the hall for entertainment and refreshment, after which there was closing prayer and departure. It was indeed a very happy moment for both the young people and the Salesians, as they all play, sing and prayed together under the atmosphere of friendliness and cheerfulness in celebrating the feast of Don Bosco who offered his all in all for the young people.