Summer Activities 2008
On first day of July 2008,
Kamel Youssef Jaber Cultural and Social Center started
its different summer activities for children aged
between 4 and 18 years old.
The number of registered student reached to 1010
distributed over the following classes:
Music classes: the children in these classes are
developing their musical talents on the instruments of
their choice and learning the basics of musical theory.
The instruments include the guitar, oud and piano vocal
lessons are also offered. Importantly this class
includes children with special needs ensuring the
opportunity for them to pursuer their musical interests.
Drawing classes: The students in these classes are
developing a number of materials at their disposal. The
main goal is to give children the tools necessary for
artistic expression and for cultivating their artistic
Folk dance classes: If you want to discover a country
you must learn of its heritage. Through these dances we
aim to provide children with insight into their heritage
by teaching them an important national tradition with a
bigger view of fostering a sense of national identity
Sport classes: The sports classes are very popular and
are vital to our summer program. We offer basketball,
football, gymnastics and ballet and view these as
important for team-building and teamwork, as well as for
developing skills and providing enjoyable activities for
In addition to the handmade activities which develop
their sense and creativity through decorating
Computer and English classes: We offer classes in both
English and IT and view them as indispensable tools for
children in the 21st century.
Plays: Every Wednesday a play is performed for the young
children. Most recently Maurice Mousalli's "Dream
Seller" was staged in our auditorium and was a huge
success among the audience. At the end of the show there
was a raffle and many gifts were winners. These plays
will continuously be staged every Wednesday at 5:30 pm
until the end of August 2008.