The Garvey School/Egun Omode Shule

Updates

2015. The new year is upon us. The Garvey School has many exciting events coming up, stay tuned!!

SUPPORT EGUN OMODE AS WE TRAVEL TO GHANA, WEST AFRICA IN JULY, 2015

 

THE TIME IS NOW TO BUILD MEN!!

'A pack of sheep led by a lion can defeat a pack lion led by a sheep'-African Proverb. Meaning, regardless of how strong the numbers, if your leadership is weak, you will not survive.

On May 23 & 24 we are hosting our 5th annual Man(up)Hood training activity. As many of you know, the weekend consists of physical/cultural activities and workshops, men-boy interactions, canoeing, archery, martial arts, fishing, hiking, exercising, and much more. More than can be put into words!!

Ages 5-17. Sat. 9 am-4 pm, Sun. 9 am-4 pm. $50 weekend fee , $25 per day (discount for multiple children; includes t-shirt). Snacks provided. Parents must provide lunch. Water ONLY!! We suggest a gallon-sized cooler with handle or a gallon of water. Make sure boys are dressed in athletic, loose-fitting attire and sneakers.

CHIMURENGA!!

For more information, contact Baye Kemit @ bayekmt@gmail.com

 

Our daycare, Watoto Village, has openings for infants - 3 year olds. We accept Child Care Connections and other subsidies.

 

Performances:

Click to buy DVDs and the Soundtracks, plus view videos and photos from previous performances:

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Activities:

West African Children's Dance Class: Every Friday. Children ages 3-6 is from 4:30pm-5:30pm. Children 5 and up is from 5:00pm-6:00pm. Classes are $40 per month.

West African Drum Class: Will start again on April 11. Every Saturday from 11am-12:30pm at 102 Taylor St.

Man(up)Hood Training: The popular Man(up)Hood Training is coming back to Trenton. On May 23 & 24, we will host a weekend of physical and cultural activities for boys 5-14. Fishing, archery, hiking, canoeing, workshops, and much more. Cost is $50 per child (discount for multiple family children).

Contact Bayekmt@gmail.com for any information.

Bakari Performing Arts Camp: Ages 4-13. Times 8-5:00 pm. Dates: 6/29-8/14 (7 weeks).        

 


We ask that you keep our family in your prayers as we mourn th passing of Herman and Constance English. Wel love you and pledge to keep your lives and legacy strong for many years to come.

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Support Egun Omode's trip to Ghana, West Africa. We ensure that every penny is used to cultivate the minds of a student that will be a worker warrior for our nation.