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4th Ibong Dayo Festival

posted Dec 7, 2013, 9:15 PM by Mary Grace dela Cruz   [ updated Jan 22, 2016, 8:29 PM ]
          Tortugas Elementary School joined the 4
th Ibong Dayo Festival at Wetland Nature Park located at Tortugas, Balanga City on December 6, 2013.

A customary parade from Plaza Mayor de Balanga to the Wetland Nature Park commenced the activity. The parade was joined by the selected teachers and students from the different schools not only from Balanga City but also from the nearby towns. The various employees of the different government agencies and of course Mayor Jose Enrique T. Garcia III with the guest speaker the Former Senator Nikki Coseteng and his vice mayor and city councilors graced the parade.

In the Wetland Nature Park, a short program to emphasize the importance of such festival was done.

Meanwhile, activities such as bird origami, bird coloring, bird drawing and bird face painting were available to the pupils and students. They may freely choose which of those they would like to do and learn. Aside from those the museum was open for public viewing wherein they could find the pictures of the migratory birds that visit the Wetland Park. They could also see from the viewing decks the migratory birds as they catch their food from the sea.