Chair of the Elderly in Jaruco got outstanding results in Geronto Habana 2014

Publicado el Lunes, 21 Abril 2014 09:17
Escrito por by Yarisleydi Cabrera
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Jaruco, Mayabeque. The University of the Elderly in Jaruco got last Friday, April 11th the second provincial place in Geronto-Habana 2014, event had as seat the agrarian university Fructuoso Rodríguez of Mayabeque.


Doctor in Sciences Gleivys Melchor, deputy director of the center said the municipality was represented by the elderly chair of San Antonio de Río Blanco, which showed tens of papers related with female population and aging, the environmental care, the preservation of cultural and material patrimony, the quality of life and practice of physical exercises.


She said in the category of artistic manifestation raised with the first place the soloist Fernando Marrero, the chorus of Alberto Pantaleón and the couple of dancers Edilia Lima and Fabián Espinosa, while Cirila Coto and Elio Machado got special mentions as soloist and speaker respectively.


Also in Geronto- Habana 2014, the University of the Elderly of Jaruco rose with the first place in social in investigations with the sample Satisfactory Longevity of the sisters Susana y Juana, María Coto got a mention.

Special was the first award given by the Commission of Handicraft to the exposition of hand-woven of Mirilla Garrido López , a expression each year shows good initiatives.


In the event Geronto-Habana 2014 participants of Jaruco made also reference the attention of the family to the elderly and the importance to feel useful.


Translated by Ada Iris Guerrero