In October of 2010, we joined Lets Share on their bangka and took our art supplies to the Children’s Village in Southern Leyte for a weekend of fun, love and adventure. Here are the pictures from that fun filled weekend!
We head to the Southern Leyte to pick up the kids for a day at Limasawa
Getting ready to depart on Lets Share bangka
Waiting patiently to board the bangka to Limasawa
Looking at ocean books with some of the kids while on the way to Limasawa
The childen sit anxiously as we travel to Limasawa
The coast of Limasawa
Jungle Gym Bangka Style
Yolanda, one of the girls I taught how to swim...
Who is crazy?
And then it’s time to bring out the art supplies
The paint comes out..
Let's learn colour mixing!
Yolanda the artist
Mary Ann the artist
One of many he created
Neizyl the artist
The paintings dry - our first gallery!
The girls sit close while we head back
We play along the coast
Gabi and some of the children pose for a picture
One little boy plays on a floaty tube!
The smallest things can entertain us...
A breather from game time
Afterwards we visit their homes…
At the Village Lars and some of the children pose for the camera!
One boy sits happily on Gabi's shoulders
The kids love to take photos with us!
Lars gets jumped by happy children for photo time!
We stay until dark taking pictures...