Wood, an eco-friendly and sustainable
biomaterial, has played an important role in human life. It is important for everyone,
especially children and young teenagers, to understand the beneficent nature of
wood. 2013 World Wood Day contains a Children's Drawing
Competition to provide a special opportunity for local kids to learn to embrace
and appreciate the natural beauty and the merits in wood.
We invite local children from Ilala
District, Temeke District and Kinondoni District in Dar es Salaam to participate
in the drawing contest this year.
Hall, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
–Children Drawing Competition
The theme of this drawing competition is "I love tree". Children
participating in this event will be provided with crayons and drawing papers,
which will be given as gifts after contest.
–Wood Learning Session
We honorably invite Professor Ping Yang, from Technical Arts Department, Faculty of Education, Kumamoto University, Japan, to be the instructor of wood knowledge session. Professor Yang will bring some fun wooden kits for kids to play!! Sit back and enjoy it!
–Wooden Toys Play
We provide more than 100 items of wooden toys, puzzles and wooden legos for kids to play. If you would like to have some fun, please jump out of the wall and join the fun!
All children are more than welcome to join
other events, Tree Planting and International Woodcraft Show, on March 21st.
The event schedule and details will be