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Address: Via del Ghirlandaio 38 , Florence

Date: Thursday 23 May 2019


May Salesian 2019

10th edition - Florence, 6/31 May 2019

From May 6 to 31 the appointments of the SALESIAN MAY return, the traditional popular festival organized by the Salesian community of Florence, which this year reaches its tenth edition. On the occasion of the feast of Mary Help of Christians, the Salesian oratory offers a rich calendar of events for all ages, ranging from the theme of solidarity to conviviality, from spirituality to art, from music to sport.

The inauguration is on May 6th at 5.00 pm at the Don Bosco Hall with the presentation of the " Shape and Color " art exhibition entitled " Love, the beginning and soul of the universe " an exhibition of works of painting, sculpture and photography. Speakers: Bishop Timothy Verdon, Father Karim Madjidi, Eugenio Giani, Michele Pierguidi and Giovanni Serafini.

Among the main events scheduled: the Concert of the Music School of Fiesole (May 19th at 4.30 pm - Church of the Salesians); the conversation with don Luigi Verdi, responsible for the Fraternity of Romena, starting from his books "Mendicanti di luce" (Edizioni Romena, 2018) and "Il mandorlo. Small daily attention" (Edizioni Romena, 2018) in the Aula Magna of the Salesian Institute (May 23, 5:30 pm).


5 May - Project House of Family Dreams - 1.00 pm community lunch prepared by the

project guys ( 5 Down boys living independently in a parish house )

6 May at 5.00 pm - Salone Don Bosco - Inauguration of the Salesian May and Presentation of the " Shape and Color " Art Exhibition 9th edition " Love, principle and soul of the universe " with exhibition of works of painting, sculpture and photography. Speakers: Bishop Timothy Verdon, Father Karim Madjidi, Eugenio Giani, Michele Pierguidi and Giovanni Serafini.

From 6 to 26 May exhibition at the Gioberti Bookstore in Via Gioberti 37 / a.

From 8 to 12 May - Laboratorio Mamma Margherita, a charity market.

9 May at 21.00 - Sala Esse Theater - The I Baccelloni Company presents the comedy in Florentine vernacular " Fiorentini a Viareggio " three acts by Dory Cei. Replicas on 16 and 20 May.

15 May 10.00 am - Salesian Institute Aula Magna Conference with photo exhibition " Hunger to exist " by Pia Ranzato. Exhibition until May 26th.

17 May - Oratorio in Festa - Workshops - groups - musical show - dinner organized by the animators by parents.

18 and 19 May - Sports facilities Sales - Youth Soccer Tournament Dommo Cup 10th edition e

"Dommo Cup Volley " Volleyball Tournament.

19 May 4.30pm - In Chiesa - Concert by the Fiesole Music School.

23 May at 17.30 - Salesian Institute Aula Magna - Conversation with Don Luigi Verdi, head of the Fraternity of Romena, starting from his books " Mendicanti di luce " (Romena Edizioni, 2018) and " Il mandorlo. Small daily attention " (Edizioni Romena , 2018).

May 23, 8.45 pm - Sala Esse Theater - "From Russia with love and fun" - Musical performance by the "Trallequinte" company.

24 May - Feast of Mary Help of Christians : 5.30 pm Rosary, 6.00 pm Solemn celebration followed by a procession through the streets of the neighborhood, 8.30 pm dinner in the oratory to follow in church the concert of the Maria Ausiliatrice Choir Academy.

May 31 at 5.00 pm - Sala Esse Theater - Musical comedy by the students of the middle school of the Salesian Institute " History semiseria: facts and misdeeds of a time gone by" .


Rino Radassao

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