Mahalo to Manana Elementary School for inviting me to yesterday’s Winter Festival 2023. It was a wonderful, uplifting Christmas spirited celebration performed by students Grade K/PreK through Grade 6. The students entertained and thrilled the audience in the true spirit of the Holidays throughout their performances.
Winter Festival 2023 was highlighted with a very special, heartfelt Mele Kalikimaka finale performed by all grades in front of an adoring Manana Elementary ohana.
Congratulations and mahalo to emcees Taylin and Raiden for a great job that began with a warm welcome to all and introduction of special guests.
Mahalo to Pearl City-Waipahu Complex Area Superintendent Richard Fajardo for always being there in support of the complex students and their schools while sharing in their special moments and experiences that become lifelong memories.
I would also like to say mahalo to Principal Bryan Loo and staff for welcoming and treating special guests to an ono breakfast served in the school library. Fresh fruit, pastry, fried rice, and COFFEE!
Winter Festival 2023 order of performances:
Grade/PreK: Jingle Bells Remix
Grade 1: Santa’s Coming for US
Grade 2: Christmas in Hawaii
Grade 3: Christmas Luau
Grade 4: Santa is Coming to Town
Grade 5: Underneath the Christmas Tree
Grade 6: Wonderland/Hawaiian Santa
Mele Kalikimaka……….Grade 6 & All
Wishing you, your ohana and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Video and Photos by Barry Villamil | MyPearlCity.com