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AGBU YEREVAN SCOUT GROUPS HOLD AN “OPEN DAY” AND CELEBRATE “BAREKENDAN”

On March 6th, AGBU Yerevan Scout group organized an “open day” at the AGBU and Holy Etchmiadzin Arabkir Youth Center. Divided into several groups the scouts had prepared interesting programs full of humor, dancing, scout games and skills. Many of the songs performed during the evening were written by the scouts themselves. The jury voted for the best team. The event was followed by a reception. On the same day, the scouts also celebrated one of our church holidays - “Barekendan” - with the staging of Hovaness Tumanian’s famous fairy-tale of the same name. Each had chosen a character from the fairy-tale with corresponding poems. The best character was selected though the voting of the jury. The celebration passed in a very warm and happy atmosphere.