The elderly of El Poble Nou de Benitatxell have their own week. The Association of Pensioners and Senior Citizens, with the collaboration of the Department of the Mayor, in charge of Isa Garrido, has organized, from the 14 to the 20 of October, a wide program designed especially for them. The events will begin on Monday with a special guest, the renowned poet Magdalena Sánchez will offer a recital of her work accompanied by Sheila Jiménez's guitar, which will take place at the Social Center at 19: 00 hours.
Magdalena Sánchez is a prestigious Spanish poet and actress. Born in Murcia, at the age of eight, she suddenly lost her father and took refuge in the only thing that allowed her to answer her questions: write poetry. In 2015 began to launch a series of video-poems recited by her, which have resulted in her
Viralization in social networks throughout the Spanish-speaking world.
For Tuesday 15 is scheduled a talk about Aquagym at 19: 00 hours in the Social Center. It will talk about its benefits in elderly people. As regards the practical part of this sport, an open day will be held on Saturday in the indoor municipal pool. From 16: 00 to 19: 00 hours,
A specialist monitor will teach all those who want to participate. Then there will be picaeta and dance by Canelo. The objective of this activity is to see the scope of stakeholders to implement these classes in the municipality in the future.
On Wednesday, there will be a departure of letters and the Association of Retirees will hold its assembly at 18: 00 hours. Afterwards, a chocolate and monkey snack will be distributed. The program will continue on Thursday 17 with one of the most anticipated days. The elderly will make an exit to Valencia, where they will visit various museums and monuments of interest.
Already on the weekend, Friday night, at 22: 00 hours, the musical comedy has been scheduled 'The leandras of love', by the company Seven Comedians.
The events will end on Sunday with the Mass in honor of Sant Joaquim and Santa Ana sung by the Parochial Choir and the traditional brotherhood meal at the Canor Restaurant. The inscriptions to the meal can be made until Thursday 17 of October in the Social Center or in the Forn Mònica.