Cultural outing for Xaghra elderly to Saint Anne’s Chapel
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The Xaghra Local Council recently organised a cultural outing for the Xaghra elderly that regularly attend activities organised by the Day Care Centre.
This outing took place on the occasion of the liturgical feast of Saint Anne and Saint Joachim, parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
The day started at 9am with the celebration of Holy Mass in Saint Anne’s chapel in Dwejra. Mass was presided by Reverend Canon Anthony Attard.
Over recent months, various works have been taking place in the chapel, which included restoration of the titular statue of Saint Anne which was sculptured in the 1980s.
Following the celebration of Holy Mass, a social activity took place with various recreational activities for the elderly, the day was througly enjoyed by all those present.