PESAH Holy Week Exhibition – Another Success

PESAH Holy Week Exhibition – Another Success

Hundreds of visitors visited this year's edition of PESAH, the Holy Week exhibiton organised by the club's Youth Committee and volunteers. The Executive Committee together with other club members, were happy to welcome the presence of Hon. Dr Helena Dalli, who is also an Honorary President of Societa' Filarmonica Maria Mater Gratiae. In addition, Opposition Leader Hon. Dr. Simon Busuttil, together with Hon. Dr Stephen Spiteri, also visited the exhibition and were gladly welcomed in the club premises. Former Prime Minister Hon. Dr Lawrence Gonzi aswell as Parliamentary Secretary Hon. Dr Stefan Buontempo visited the exhibiton on Maundy Thursday late in the afternoon. The Executive Committe as well as the Youth Committee and all volunteers involved would like to thank everyone who visited this year's exhibition. The exhibition is still open until Easter Sunday from 9am to 12pm and 5pm to 8pm. ...
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PESAH Holy Week exhibition now open

PESAH Holy Week exhibition now open

PESAH, an annual Holy Week exhibition held at the club's premises by the Youth Committee and volunteers, opened on Wednesday 5th of April at 7pm. Present during the opening were several members of the Society, together with the club officials, Zabbar's Archpriest Fr. Evan Caruana, Zabbar's Mayor Mark Vella Bonnici together with Mark Grech, a member of the local council. The officials also gladly welcomed the presence Hon. Dr. Marlene Farrugia MP and Hon. Joe Mizzi MP and Dr. Errol Cutajar. Club President Mr Joe Saliba stated that the exhibition, which started on a relatively small scale some years ago, grew into a vast exhibition, which is the result of many hours of sacrifice and dedication from the exhibitors and volunteers who help in this exhibition. Mr Joe Saliba also emphasized that the Executive Committee always gives its full support to the Youth Committee to continue raising the level of this exhibition. Minister Dr. Marlene Farrugia stated that the Religious tradition in...
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PESAH – Holy Week Exhibition

PESAH – Holy Week Exhibition

The Youth Committee together with several other members and volunteers from this Society, organise an annual artistic exhibition themed on Holy Week artefacts and models. This Exhibition was first organised in 2007 when the Youths’ Committee decided to restore and start using the Band Club’s underground cellar which was in a derelict situation and needed much attention and work. The idea behind this restoration project was so this part of the Club could be used for this Holy Week exhibition. Following the success of the first Pesah exhibition, which featured a life size representation of the Passover meal table, the Youths’ Committee decided to invest and expand this exhibition. Several members of the Committee showed the will to start manufacturing artistic semolina and salt plates, featuring instances from the life of the Christ and his Passion and Death. This new concept was incorporated in the Pesah exhibition which started to slowly expand through the premises of the Band Club. Several volunteers...
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Coffee Morning

Coffee Morning

The Women's Section will be organising a Coffee Morning at El Catalan, Xghajra, on Wednesday the 5th of April, 9am. The price for this coffee morning is of €5 only, which includes hot beverages, Maltese ftira and fries. Bingo will be played during this event. For bookings kindly contact us on 79922735 or 99250865....
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High Tea

High Tea

The Women's Section will be organising another High Tea at the Soreda Hotel on Sunday 19th of March. The price is of €10 which includes hot beverages and snacks as well as transport. Bingo will take place during the High Tea.  ...
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Hundreds attend traditional Ħadd in-Nies pilgrimage

Hundreds attend traditional Ħadd in-Nies pilgrimage

The traditional penitential pilgrimage this year attracted large crowds as for the second consecutive year, the statue of Our Lady of Graces accompanied the pilgrimage through several streets around the central area of Zabbar. The pilgrimage was led by Malta's Archbishop, Mons. Charles J. Scicluna, followed by the statue of Our Lady of Graces, representatives from the two band clubs and the decorations committee, as well as hundreds of pilgrims from around the island.   Photos: Gianluca Tabone and Chris Bonello. ...
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‘Ħadd in-Nies’ Traditional Lent Pilgrimage

‘Ħadd in-Nies’ Traditional Lent Pilgrimage

The traditional pilgrimage of 'Ħadd in-Nies', held in Zabbar during the beginning of Lent, will take place next Sunday 5th of March at 4.30pm. The pilgrimage will be accompanied by Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna. The club will be represented by the club officials, members of the Executive Committee and its sub-committees, and also members of the club. For the second consecutive year, the statue of Our Lady of Graces will also make part of this penitential pilgrimage. We encourage everyone to take part in this annual pilgrimage, a pilgrimage of penance and thanksgiving to our Lord.  ...
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Kids Carnival Party

Kids Carnival Party

As Carnival Weekend is approaching, the Women's Section within the Society will be yet again organising a Kids Carnival Party on the 24th of February between 6.00pm and 8.00pm. Entrance fee is of €7. During the party there will be entertainment by Pippo the Clown, and also several games, music, drinks and finger food. For bookings kindly contact us on 79922735 or 99250865....
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Car Wash by MMG Teens

Car Wash by MMG Teens

MMG Teens together with the Youth Committee within the club will once again be organising a Car Wash at Mediatrix Square, Zabbar on the 15th of January 2017, from 7.00am to 12.00pm. Fee is of only €5 per car for an exterior wash....
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Pizza Night

Pizza Night

The sub-committees within the Society will be organising a Pizza Night on Sunday the 18th of February from 7.30pm onwards. During this Pizza Night, the Malta Eurovision Song Contest will be shown on the big screen. The price for adults and children of 12 years and over is of €10, with a selection of five different pizzas to choose from: Baqra Style Funghi Quattro Stagioni Margherita Capricciosa Kindly contact us on 79922735 or 79421222 in order to reserve your place....
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