WALKING FOR PEACE

 

SPECIAL 5th EDITION OF THE TRANSBOUNDARY EVENT “WALKING FOR PEACE

Saturday, October 7th 2017

 

The Culture Ticino Network Association is glad to invite you to the special 5th edition of transboundary event “walking for peace”, which will take place Saturday, October 7th 2017 in Malcantone and in the Varese’s area. The walking is aimed to adult and children in order to come closer in a symbolic way to every people and to pass on an important message of peace and solidarity. The event, supported by swiss and Italian municipalities, is characterized by a significant moment of solidarity, happiness and entertainment.

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The Swiss Path

at 9:00 AM
Meeting of the partecipants at the FLP of Agno
Welcome to the presence of the local authority and entertainment with Veicolo Danza Association.

at 9:30 AM
Departure in direction to Magliaso.

at 10:00 AM
Arrival in Magliaso (Court of Municipal House),
little break with food and drink, animation and moment of meeting guests and authorities.

at  10:20 AM
Departure in direction to Caslano.

at 11:00 AM
Arrival in Caslano in Piazza Lago,
little break with food and drink, animation and moment of meeting guests and authorities.

at 11:20 AM
Departure in direction to Ponte Tresa.

at 12:00 AM
Arrival in Ponte Tresa and union of people on the customs bridge.
Hereafter there will be the official moment with the participation of the municipal authority

from 12:30 AM to 15:00 PM
“Maccheronata (pasta) of solidarity” at the communal hall of Ponte Tresa,
plenty of music, entertainment, guests and many surprises!

The Italian Path

at 11:00 AM
Meeting of the participants at the Middle School of Lavena Ponte Tresa.

at 11:30 AM
Departure in direction to Ponte Tresa through
piazza San Giorgio.

at 12:00 AM
Arrival at Ponte Tresa and union of people on the customs bridge.
Hereafter there will be the official moment with the participation of the municipal authority.

from 12:30 AM to 15:00 PM
“Maccheronata (pasta) of solidarity” at the communal hall of Ponte Tresa,
plenty of music, entertainment, guests and many surprises!

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It’s an event characterized by entertainment, which does not forget to stress the social engagement, because funds will be raised during the event and will support two projects of the Association:

  • Realization of a Multipurpose Center in the Philippines, which provides with food, medical exams and cultural-artistic moment for needy children and boys.
  • Cultural Program “Petali di Pace” (Petals of Peace) for children of elementary school from Ticino.

The Walking for Peace is included within the frame of the events of the Culture Ticino Network Association, which will hold the 7th World Forum for Peace, you are all invited to participate! The topic of this year will be “Communication for Peace” and the event will take place from November 13th to 26th 2017 close to famous buildings of Lugano.

Foto Ponte Tresa e Lavena Ponte Tresa