Posted 16 October, 2013 by Ministry of Culture and Sports in News

Drawing and Painting for San Pedro Sacatepequez

Alejandro Ocaña profesor de la Academia de Arte junto a un grupo de estudiantes.

Ocaña Alejandro professor of the Academy of Art with a group of students.

Day 16 October in the town hall of the community, Painting Community Academy of Arts specializing in Art and opened, the municipality of San Pedro Sacatepequez, thanks to the support of the Municipality, Departmental Supervision of Education and supported by the Ministry of Culture and Sports-MCD-, which benefit the people of this town.

The Mayor of San Pedro Sacatepequez, Rodrigo Buch, MCD thanked for their support to extend the contract of Professor Luis Ocaña Alejandro, who will be responsible for teach in the academy that work on the premises of the National Institute of Basic Education.

Meanwhile Gabriel Calel, Supervisor of Community Schools of the Arts Arts Management Training MCD, said that the opening of this academy is a great achievement for the people of San Pedro Sacatepequez, and that from now on will have a place to develop their artistic skills.

At the opening ceremony the students of the Municipal School of Music participated, who played different tunes, using the national tool, marimba. Also, students participated Toddler School Buena Vista Village with a show of folk dances from different departments.

The academy will operate between the hours of 14:00 a 18:00 Monday to Friday and will serve students of all ages. Participation is free of cost and registration information will be giving the local municipality.

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