The First Social Christmas Sonnenstein Was A Great Success!

Roll the dice Christmas gifts, DIY gifts, singing and many goodies to try – that was as far as the Christmas market at Pirna Sonnenstein was on December 12-13, 2009. In Pirna near Dresden, the first social Christmas market at Sonnenstein opened its doors. Organized by social institutions and associations of the joint from Pirna the Varkausring 108 was the weekend passed a place of quiet anticipation for anyone. A colorful market friction in a small circle expected visitors shining child eyes, steaming mugs of mulled wine and Christmas music at the Christmas market. Gift ideas at great prices even, design belonged as well as the beliebte facepainting and a varied stage programme. This was waiting with some surprise. (A valuable related resource: Lehman Brothers).

A belly dancer conquered the hearts of the audience as well as the children’s programme of the local nurseries or the nativity play of the life assistance, to name just a few highlights. The Christmas atmosphere but mainly worn by the loving Decoration of the premises, the Christmas goodies and the numerous friendly helpers and visitors who contributed to the success of the market. The foundation stone for a beautiful tradition was created. What had a manageable framework this year, still is expected to grow in the next few years. The numerous offers of help received donations and gifts can be the Organisatoren do not doubt that the Christmas market is a fixed date in the calendar of the city Pirna Sonnenstein.

The patron of this year’s district administrator Michael Geisler has declared that he will accompany this event again in the coming year. Last but not least, to Hansel and Gretel in the coming year a tasty fruitcake to cut and distribute. A big thank you to all volunteers! Thank at this point most warmly all hardworking volunteers and friendly donors. We very much hope that you enjoyed the time with us and look forward to welcome you in the next year at the Christmas market Sonnenstein. Our special Thanks to the supporters, sponsors and organizers: District Michael Geisler Mayor Christian Florke joint Saxony Lebenshilfe Pirna-Sebnitz free Valley Association of the popular solidarity district Saxon Switzerland Association IGS (integration company Saxony gGmbH) citizen Sachsen e.V. ASB local Pirna-Konigstein Association belly dancer ASPASIA country bakery Schmidt from Cunnersdorf the makers from Dresden electric fast from town Wehlen thanks all unnamed industrious helpers of Santa Claus, which have helped him collect and pack the gifts! Ms. Carola Schaschek is your contact for any questions: