Welcoming Day At Michelangelo

At Michelangelo School in RDP Michelangelo Elementary School celebrated Welcoming Day on September 17. On this day their annual Terry Fox Walk took place in the morning, with an international music festival in the afternoon. After walking two kilometers to Parc St.Joseph in R.D.P., the students were rewarded with a healthy snack. They were given corn on the cob for lunch and everyone had a good time. In the afternoon there were musical guests who came from different areas of Montreal. The first group consisted of French Canadian musicians called Verseau 2. They performed Latin music and the students were surprised to know that the oldest member was 84 years old. The second group came from the local Italian community. The group's name is Gruppo Folkloristico Abbruzzese di R.D.P. They performed two dances and sang one song. The last group was a rock band called SugarBones. Physical education teacher Mr. Mario is the drummer of this band.

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