The Xewkija Local Council organized several courses during the summer. Courses about Parchment Crafts, Basic Art, German, English, French, Maltese, Maltese for Form 1 students, Maths, Story Telling and Paper Crafts were organized. Over fifty students participated in these courses.
A special story telling lesson was organized with the coperation of the US Embassy. This session was held on Friday the 28th of August. Ms Joy Swenson read an interesting story to the students and also gave information about America. At the end of this session the Mayor Dr Monica Vella presented the book Xewkija The First Village of Gozo to Ms Joy Swenson and to the Public Affairs Officer Mr Elijah Waterman who also donated books for the Xewkija Library.