Celebrating India! 'Namaste'

A festive event featuring fashions of India ~ Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:15pm

What: Celebrating India! “Namaste” ~ A festive event featuring fashions of India

When: Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:15pm

Where:Genesee Community College ~ Batavia Campus / Forum ~ One College Road, Batavia, NY 14020

Who: Everyone is welcome!

Background:

The Genesee Community College Global Education Committee and Student Government Association present a festive event that will feature fashions of India. Enjoy food tasting, dancing, and decorative henna tattoos.

The event will include a raffle drawing for a saree and feature a fashion show beginning at 12:30 –p.m. in the College’s central Forum. There will also be a Bollywood dance performance inspired by Hindi Cinema.

Display tables will offer a look at jewelry and clothing of India and information about the native culture. You can also purchase jewelry and sarees.

Donations of non-perishable food items will benefit the GCC student food pantry and proceeds from the event will go to the GCC Foundation Need and Emergency Fund for Students.

For more information, contact GCC Marketing Communications Associate Director Donna Rae Sutherland at: (585) 343-0055 ext. 6616 or via email: dsutherland@genesee.edu

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