Spain – Over 2,500 young people meet in Seville to promote education during recreation

22 March 2023

Seville, Spain - March 2023 - The "Eirené" Youth Center of the Salesians in Triana welcomed the XXXIII Meeting of Oratories and Youth Centers of the Andalusian Federation of Youth Centers "El Patio" on March 18. The event was attended by more than 2,500 young people from the 34 youth centers integrated into the presences that the Salesians of Don Bosco and Daughters of Mary Help of Christians have in Andalusia and Extremadura. Every year since 1986, the recipients of these works have gathered to promote meetings on leisure as an educational element, essential for the growth and integral development of the person. During the day, young people participated in a wide variety of recreational and educational activities, from sports to creative workshops, through dialogues and panel discussions on current issues relevant to the world of youth. The Andalusian Federation "El Patio," through its network of Salesian youth centers, has been working for 36 years in the integral development of young people, providing them with safe spaces of educational leisure, focusing on personal and community growth for the construction of a better society. Friendship, collaboration, tolerance, respect, and cheerfulness, elements proper to the Salesian charism, prevailed on this youth meeting day.


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