Medecins du Monde, in the frame of its “Health environment project,” is preparing one important activity. The painting of the tunnel that links the “Nadejda” district to the city of Sliven has already started and soon the festival activities will begin, which they have planned for all residents. The organization hopes to make them happy and to enchant the people and especially the youngest ones as a beautiful present for the International day of children’s rights.
From the 24th of May, the artists from all over Bulgaria together with Visionary Foundation will be painting magical characters on the walls of the tunnel under the theme of Alice in Wonderland, and everyone can join in to help them. Together with local partners such as the volunteers of “Thirst for Life”, ” Dream of romance, flowers, and space”, the health mediators from the Municipality of Sliven, UNICEF, the talented musicians from the school “Music instead of the street”, Youth house Sliven, the community center “Umenie” from Yambol, the photographer Lina Krivoshieva from Plovdiv, kindergarten “Nadejda”, “Mini Art” Foundation from Sofia, ATD Fourth World from Sofia, Kaufland and others have prepared various activities and games to make the week of painting the tunnel a real festival for the neighborhood.
On June 1, There will be will officially inaugurate painted tunnel with a circus show.
Here is the program:
24 May – 1 June
Children’s workshops for drawing, collages, coloring, face painting, games, and painting on walls with the artists from Visionary Foundation
Concert of the project “Music instead of the street”
Workshop on making masks and hats – community center “Umenie”
“In search of our treasure” workshop with ATD Fourth World
Concert of the kindergarten “Hope”
Circus workshops with Mini Art Foundation
UNICEF – painting workshop
Health mediators – mascot animals – hepatitis A prevention campaign
Circus workshop and performance by Mini Art Foundation
Closing with the inauguration of the painted tunnel.