The crowd did not stop wandering between the stands of the 157 associations, installed on the Butte des Charbonniers, all day Saturday. Volunteers from Chartres’ associations were delighted to see so many people again after two years under the constraint of the Covid.
Like this inhabitant of Mainvilliers, who came expressly for his daughters. “We came to seek information. In Chartres, there is a lot more choice. We are looking for more specific things on drawing, the circus, sports for children ”, confided Ronan, just arrived on the forum with Rose, 5 years old, and Héloïse, 9 years old.
Maintenon castle gives its name to a rose
Marie-Thérèse, she was rather on the way out. And this great-grandmother appreciated this forum bringing together so many associations in one place. “It allows the little ones to choose. We take information and then we will decide. Her great-grandchildren, Mathéo, 9, and Souleyman, 6, were well inspired by chess, while the great-grandmother hung well on the museum of the old school.
Practice. The forum of associations continues today, from 11 am to 6 pm, on the Butte des Charbonniers. Health pass compulsory, mask recommended.