Published:
October 3, 2016
African choir arrives in Burnham-On-Sea for fortnight of performances

The 2016 Singing Children of Africa arrived in Burnham-On-Sea on Sunday afternoon and were met by host families from across the area who are kindly having the Kenyan children stay in their homes for the next two weeks.

The Kenyan pupils are mostly attached to local schools during the daytime. During their fortnight here they will visit Berrow School, St Andrews School, Churchfield School, Sidcot Junior and Senior School, West Huntspill School, Hugh Sexey Middle School, Brent Knoll Primary School, East Brent First School and Lympsham First School.

They will also visit Millfield Senior School and will experience Somerset school lessons as well as sharing with our pupils what life and school is like for them in Kenya.

Sue Stevens, charity fundraiser for ‘Educate the Kids’ wishes to especially thank local businesses The Ritz Cinema, Burnham-On-Sea Holiday Village and Mendip Outdoor Sports who will be providing the choir with leisure opportunities during their stay.

The public concerts during the ‘I Smile’ tour of the Burnham-On-Sea area are as follows:

Tuesday 4th October at St Mary’s Church, Berrow at 1.30pm
Wednesday 5th October at St Andrew’s Church at 7pm
Friday 7th October at The Beachcomber, Brean at 7.45pm
Saturday 8th October at St John’s Church, Highbridge at 7pm
Tuesday 11th October at Princess Hall – SOLD OUT
Saturday 15th October at The Mall, Cribbs Causeway at 11am, 1pm and 3pm

Also see:
What's on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge


 

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