The DAY CARE CHILDREN from the 37 DAY CARE CENTERS of the municipality of Lal-lo were given the opportunity to enjoy each other’s company during the scheduled FIELD DAY. Not only the children but also their parents especially the mothers, Lolas and their guardians who accompanied them. The 752 children were clustered into three. Eastern Barangays Day Care children were assigned the First day, January 8, Western Barangays, January 9, and south-eastern and Barangays along the National Highway January 10. Itenerary and activities were as follows:
1. To view the FANCY-FULL CHRISTMAS PARADISE which is located at the Aladino M. Dupaya Sr. Gymnasium. This is a special attraction especially made for the yuletide season courtesy of Mayor Florante C. Pascual, CPA and most especially through Board Member Maria Olivia B. Pascual, the brainchild of fantastic Christmas attraction.
2. Snack time at CHILDREN’S PARADISE, courtesy of their parents and their Day Care Workers, where they enjoyed playing with playground facilities through a supervised play with parents ad guardians and t the same time to go around the MUNICIPAL PARK which is being beautified with attractive Christmas decorations. The old trees were also decorated with beautiful recycled material courtesy of the various groups of Lal-lo namely the DepEd family, North, Central and South Districts, Barangays along the National Highway, Lyceum of Lal-lo, Cagayan State University at Lal-lo and LGU Family.
3. Trip to the Castle in the Sky where they had a full view of the mighty Cagayan River.
4. Side-Trip to the Lal-lo International Airport then back to the Municipal Park for a last minute play time activities at the park and where they have their last shots for souvenire picture taking.
The Local Government fetched them from their Center to the Municipal Park and vice versa thru the LGU Bus. The MSWDO staff facilitated the activity together with the Municipal Tourism Officer while a Police Officer was assigned to provide security during the duration of the event.
By Santos B. Sunico