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On day 2 of the celebration of the feast of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist, the Local Council organized the traditional sports events for the village's children. All games were organized and supervised by Fr. Trevor Sultana, who was on a visit to our islands.
At the end of the sports events, medals and trophies were awarded to the winners.
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|On Friday 29th, the day of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist feast, Banda Prekursur held a band march from its same band club to the parish square and immediately after, following a show of bright fireworks, Local Mayor Mr. Paul Azzopardi lit the traditional 'huggiega', symbol of this feast.|
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|Earlier this week, works started at Ta' Blankas for the refurbishment of this olive tree garden. The idea is to transform Ta' Blankas into a family park with the installation of new sanitary systems, benches and a traditional 'girna'.|
On September 4th, as part of the activites of the feast of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist, the Xewkija Local Council in collaboration with Mr. Joe Louis Xiberras and his helpers, hosted of the events of Giochi - It's a Knockout!
This event was held in the Xewkija Square and included water games and other traditional games like tug of war. The winners of the Xewkija event, then faced other Gozitan villages in the grand finale which was held in Marsalforn.
Below are some photos from the Xewkija edition:
Another course offered by the Local Council was the Drama Course, which was conducted by Mr. Brian Sultana and other helpers.
Throughout this 12 hour course, which was held at Centru Parrokjali Xewkija, the partecipants had the opportunity to test themselves in front of scripts and prompting and other acting activities.
One of this year's Summer Courses offered by Local Council was the Introductory Course to Kinder 1 and Kinder 2 which was offered for every Monday by Ms. Carmen Mifsud.
In this course the children were taught numbers, letters, shapes, colours and other educational activities ahead of their first years in school.
- Beheading of St. John Feast [Part 1]
- Premju Hidmet iz-Zghazagh 2014
- Fiori d'Argenta
- Beheading of St. John Feast [Programme]
- Visit by Hon. Stefan Buontempo
- Loghob ghalina t-tfal
- Fiori d'Argenta Poster
- Summer Courses 2014
- Music Spectacular
- Mothers' Day Outing
- Breakfast Club Service
- Works on Triq il-Mithna
- Local Council present at NSTF Science Fair Awards Night
- Launching of book "Malta - Pachino, una storia in comune"
- Pachino Twinning
- Visit Gozo
- Carnival in Xewkija
- Xewkija - Pachino
- Erasmus +