WALKING FOR PEACE

6TH EDITION WALKING FOR PEACE

Saturday, 6th October 2018

 

Culture Ticino Network Association is glad to invite you to the  6th edition of transboundary event  “Walking for peace”, which will take place Saturday, October 6th 2018 in Malcantone and in the Varese’s area. Walking for peace is addressed to adult and children in order to come closer with every people,  passing on an important message of peace and solidarity. This event, supported by swiss and Italian municipalities, is characterized by a significant moment of solidarity, happiness and entertainment.

The Swiss Path

at 9:00 AM

Gathering of the partecipants at the FLP of Agno

Welcome greeting by the local authority.

at 9:30 AM

Departure in direction to Magliaso.

at 10:00 AM

Arrival in  Magliaso (Court of Municipal House),stop-over with food and drinks, meeting with guests and authorities.

at  10:20 AM

Departure in direction to Caslano.

at 11:00 AM

Arrival in  Caslano in Piazza Lago,stop-over with food and drinks and meeting with guests and authorities

at 11:20 AM

Departure in direction to Ponte Tresa.

at 12:15 PM

Arrival in  Ponte Tresa and reunion of people on the customs bridge.

Speech by guests and municipal authority.

from 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

“Maccheronata (pasta) of solidarity” at the communal hall of Ponte Tresa,plenty of music, entertainment, guests and many surprises! Will take place also the the award ceremony of the winning class of “draw a flag for peace“.

 

The Italian Path

at 10:15 AM

Gathering of the participants at the parking lot next to the Water Park in via Zanzi 25 in Lavena Ponte Tresa.

at 10:30 AM

Departure for Piazza Sangiorgio in Ponte Tresa, via lakefront.

at 11:00 AM

Arrival in Piazza San Giorgio, there will be a football match between local teams.

at 12:00 AM

Departure of  the Italian group in the direction of the customs bridge of Ponte Tresa.

At 12:15 AM

Arrival at the Customs of Ponte Tresa and Union of peoples on the bridge.

There will be the formal moment, speech by guests and municipal authority.

from 12:30 AM to 3:00 PM

“Maccheronata (pasta) of solidarity” at the communal hall of Ponte Tresa,plenty of music, entertainment, guests and many surprises! Will take place also the the award ceremony of the winning class of “draw a flag for peace“.

 

 

It’s an event characterized by entertainment that 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 provide food, medical exams and cultural-artistic moment for needy children and boys.

Spazio Generazioni” a social space in Caslano for young people.

 The Walking for Peace is included within the frame of the events of the Culture Ticino Network Association, which will be led by the 8th World Forum for Peace, thus you are all invited to participate! The topic of this year will be “Communication of Peace” and the event will take place from November 12th to December 13th 2018 in Lugano.