This year’s Linden Town Week (LTW) was declared officially open on Sunday last with the customary opening ceremony hosted at the Linden-Georgetown minibus park in Region 10.Children doing a dance during the official launchThe event, which commenced with the Miss Linden Teen Ambassador Pageant on Saturday, is being hosted under the theme, “Rekindling our culture”.It will feature 12 days of fun and excitement in the areas of education, sports, agriculture, health, culture and entertainment and will culminate on May 1.Speaking at Sunday’s opening ceremony, Linden Mayor Waneka Arrindell said that the activity also seeks to showcase the talents and abilities of Lindeners in various fields. Alluding to the various activities which will be hosted, the Mayor urged the full support of all.Some of the contestants at the official opening on Sunday“Town Week’s vision… is to bring out the talents we have within our own township. Those of you who can sing, who can dance, who can write poetry…It’s for you to showcase that talent to the rest of the world…as we declare Town Week opened, I want you to remember as you go through, to look out for your people. There’s so much persons who would be doing things. There’s women in business that are going to be advertising what they’re doing in Linden”, Arrindell noted.The event also featured a number of cultural performances.Over thirty activities will be showcased in this year’s LTW activities, which have been planned by the Linden Mayor and Town Council (LM&TC). According to the LM&TC, the aim is to put the best of Linden on display.