Vulamehlo Storytelling & Heritage Festival
DATE OF EVENT: 28 September 2015
TIME: 09h00 am – 15h00 pm
EVENT HOST: Vulamehlo Municipality together with Department of Education
NAME OF EVENT: Vulamehlo Storytelling & Heritage Festival
SPONSOR: Shuter & Shooter
VENUE AND CITY: Phindavele Sports Grounds (Scottburgh)
EVENT DESCRIPTION OR PURPOSE: The community of Vulamehlo came together to celebrate at the Vulamehlo Storytelling and Heritage Festival as September is Literacy and Heritage month. Learners where encouraged and educated on the important of conserving ones heritage and reading. Surrounding High Schools and Primary schools where invited and they participated either in storytelling, poetry, music or dance.
Twenty schools where awarded with book packs, packs from Shuter & Shooter and books from Vulamehlo Municipality and Gcinamasiko Arts & Heritage Trust.
Dr Gcina Mhlophe of Gcinamasiko and Vulamehlo Municipality Mr T W Dube (Mayor) handed over Books donated by the municipality and the packs sponsored by Shuter and Shooter. Supported by Gcinamasiko Trust