Christmas decoration workshop.

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In first weekend of December Green Sun Association organized Green Christmas event for local children at Kézdivásárhely (Targu Secuiesc). Photos taken at this event can be viewed on the Facebook page of the Green Sun association.

Every year people spend a lot of money to buy new Christmas decorations and after through it in the garbage. Green Christmas event main aim was to show how much nice things we can make recycling different things what we have at home. Two days approximately 60 children and some parents was attending event at Green Sun Association office. Workshops were leaded by EVS volunteers Gayane Asatryan and Ieva Brikmane with the help of Green Sun members and translated in to hungarian by Derzsi Eszter. They made stars from toilet paper rolls and newspapers, Christmas cards form used boxes and buttons, gift bags from newspapers, snow flakes and angels from used white paper. This was second time when association made this event and was happy to see interested members. First workshop day was closed by the presentation of Zsolt Bandi environmental engineer about ecological Christmas. He show us for example how much trees we could save if don't cut Christmas tree every year, but plant it at yard and used the same every year. With this event we start Christmas Waiting time and wish happy first Advent all around!

Author: Ieva Brikmane Photo: Gayane Asatryan