Celebrating Mothers in Debrecen

Concerts, craft fairs, creative activities, and various activities await visitors at Dósa Nádor Square this Saturday and Sunday. “Mothers deserve attention and celebration. Join us for a special Mother’s Day event, where we can greet and celebrate together those who are the light and happiness of our everyday lives”, organisers invite you to the two-day event in downtown Debrecen.

Programmes on the 4th of May –  Dósa nádor Square
2.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.”Mama, please!” – Welcoming Mothers
Stage performances, speaker: Árpád Burai, host of FM 90 Campus Radio
2.00 p.m. Children’s Choir of the St. Ephrem Greek Catholic Kindergarten and  Primary AMI’s children’s choir,  Conductor: Gabriella Deli
2.15 p.m. Welcome speech
2.20 p.m. Pigeon-roosting – with collaboration of the G23 Homing Pigeon Association of Józsa
2.30 p.m. Kangatraining demonstration
2.40 p.m. Debrecen Folk Ensemble
2.55 p.m. Dandé Melinda Sings
3.10 p.m. Garagulya stilts
3.25 p.m. Piruett Dance Studio
3.40 p.m. Mugenkiri – Ryu Black Belt Samurai Demonstration
4.00 p.m. Feeling Dance and Mosaic Association
4.15 p.m. Luca Balduccio sings
4.30 p.m.  Fashion show – Forum
4.50 p.m.  Evidance Dance Studio
5.00 p.m.  Guest star: Iván Kamarás

2.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. – Accompanying Programmes:
Mothers’ Day craft fair // Mothers’ Day – playhouse // “Mamma Mia” – Face painting, glitter tattoos, hair braiding, make-up // Mandala painting // Spring transformation – Accessories for make-up, // Flower selfie wall/ “Messages from the heart”  for mothers // Green Island Playhouse with the Nature Reserve and Hortobágy Bird Hospital // Laser Shooting – Police SE // Giant Chess – Sándor Deák Chess Master // Fairy tale Car

3.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. – Children’s Programmes:
Air clown // Toy park // Giant bubble // Board games
Collaborating partners: Debrecen SZC Creative Technikum, Municipality of Debrecen, Debrecen-Great Temple Reformed Parish

Programmes on the 5th of May

Vojtina Puppet Theatre
10.00 a.m. – Iron Laci with a surprise
The traditional weekend performance of Iron Laci for families will be complemented by a Mother’s Day surprise.

Dósa Nádor Square
10.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.-  Make a surprise for your mother and grandmother!
Mother’s Day family morning. The event is hosted by Zsuzsa Lehőcz and Dániel Takács, actors of the Csokonai National Theatre.
10.00 a.m. Martin Brass Brass Ensemble
10.20 a.m.  “Fabulous Ambassador” – a surprise performance by Sándor Sámori, kindergarten teacher at the Levendula Kindergarten
10.30 a.m. Performance by Zsuzsi Lehőcz and Dániel Takács
10.45 a.m “I planted my little garden – folk songs and dances led by Ildikó Hudákné Farkas (Lehel Street Kindergarten)
11.00 a.m. Dance with Főnix Children and Youth Folk Dance Company
11.30 a.m. -12.00 p.m. ” I thank my mother, my mother with a song!”, show of Zoltán Tordai and his orchestra

Creative gift making:
– Graphics for gifts – with the help of graphic artist Viktor Kostyál
– Gift making with the association Gyermekváros
– Green Island with the Natural Reserve
– Textile heart making with the Light Up Foundation
 – Making a flower bouquet of felt flowers with Angyalliget Foundation
 – Eco Mother’s Day crafts

During the craft programme, children can make unique gifts (greeting cards, paper flowers, butterflies) from environmentally friendly materials to welcome their mother.

2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.  Déri Museum

– “My mother’s Tulip tree” – Mother’s Day greeting at Déri Museum
– Mother’s Day Song Bouquet – performed by the students of the Kossuth Lajos Grammar School and Primary School of the University of Debrecen
– Musical greeting by students of the MEA Art School
– Presentation by the Happy Time Dance School
– “Let’s transform” corner with hairdressing and make-up students from Diószegi  Sámuel Baptist Technical and Vocational School
– “Honey heart”  decoration
– Jewellery making workshop
– Gift making craft session with Imami from Debrecen
– Participation in the programme is free for families

3:00 p.m. MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Art

– Guided tour  with Szabolcs Süli-Zakar, artistic director of  exhibition “What year are you?
– Art education session with museum educator Kitti Csőke on exhibition The Image of Colour, the Mystery of Image. 
Free for mothers and grandmothers. Parents and children are also welcome to come together, while the adults take part in a guided tour and the children can do crafts.


Organiser of event: DEMKI

Details about the event are available  here.

Date: 4-5 May
Location: various location downtown Debrecen

Source: dehir.hu