A colorful celebration of the Annual School Youth Festival was held at Don Bosco Senior Secondary School on the 6th and 7th of August 2009 and in Don Bosco Junior School on the 3rd and 4th of August 2009. About 500 children participated in the various events in dance, music, arts and literature.
The Arts and Cultural Fest of the L P Section was inaugurated by Rev. Fr. Joffie Puthuva SDB (Director, DBYC) and the function was presided over by Rev. Fr.Babu Manissery SDB (the Vice-Principal& Administrator). Rev. Fr. Sebastian Ottaplackal SDB welcomed the gathering.
In the High School Section the Arts and Cultural Fest was inaugurated by Ms. Muktha, a famous cine artist. In the inaugural address she shared her own experiences in participating in various youth festivals and this boosted the enthusiasm of the children. The function was presided over by Rev. Fr. Devassy Chirackel SDB (the Rector& Principal). Rev. Fr. Babu Manissery SDB (Vice-principal) welcomed the gathering. Competitions were held in 42 items. The Thiruvathira competition and the Oppana competition were the main attractions of the first day. On the second day with the folk dance, single and group, all the students were really in a festive mood. The Blue House with 710 points emerged the winners and the Green House stood the second. Kumari Anu Joy of standard VIII was declared the Kalathilakam as she had scored 70 points including both arts, stage and dance items. Master Jayadevan of class VII was chosen the Kalaprathibha. All the students in one chorus agreed that they enjoyed the event and that this was indeed an occasion of the celebration of talents.
Bro. Sumon SDB