The Sreepur Village is really enjoying getting stuck into the preparations for tomorrow's New Year.
Decorating masks and producing giant replicas of birds and animals like, the deer, are symbols of unity, peace, and beauty, and are worn during the festivities to bring happiness and expel all evil.
To see The Sreepur Village in action then please copy and paste this Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iDxpccirQ
The 15th August is a significant day in Bangladesh as it is also National Mourning Day. In the Sreepur Village, the day's activities commenced with the students performing poetry and then gifts were distributed amongst all the children.
On Monday the #SwimSafe schemes commenced once again in The Sreepur Village. They are run by a team from the CIPRB (Centre for Injury Prevention and Research, Bangladesh) who, along with assistance from the British RNLI, have devised learn to swim schemes that are run in both rural and urban areas in Bangladesh