Brgy. Igpuro receives Christmas treat
The people of Brgy. Igpuro received a Christmas treat from the UP Visayas Library and Ichthyophilic Society that is expected to give them happiness and hope.
The UPV Library, together with the Ichthyophilic Society, prepared a Christmas party for the children of Brgy. Igpuro, Miagao, Iloilo. Some of the activities that the children happily participated are storytelling, parlor games, and mini dance contest. All smiles were also observed as children opened their gifts at the end of the program.
The community was also given gifts such as stuff toys and children books for their Day Care Center. Ms. Analiza G. Linaugo, university librarian, hopes that these materials would inspire these children to read books and would encourage them to read more books than playing with electronic gadgets.
Around 100 children, ages 4-10 years old attended the party.
Mrs. Thelma Sasabo, barangay captain of Brgy. Igpuro, was very thankful for the UPV Library and Ichthyophilic Society for sharing their time and effort in giving joy and aid in their community, especially for the children.
Ms. Linaugo also expressed her gratitude for the support of the members of the library personnel and Ichthyophilic Society, and for Ms. Jhoanna Rojo for donating some of the materials for the children.