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Northern California – Celebration of Eid Nowruz at Islamic Cultural Center

Islamic-Cultural-Center-Northern-California1Saturday March 16, 2013  4- 8pm

Main program includes: Socializing, art workshops for families and kids, art show and bazaar, dinner, performance and songs by Andeesheh School’s students, poetry, and live music.

Location: 1433 Madison Street, Oakland, CA 94612 at Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC)

Program Details:

- 4:00-5:00 PM in the Coffee Shop and hallways: Socializing, art workshop for kids and families, art show and cultural bazaar***

- 5:00-6:00 PM in the dinner hall downstairs: Dinner; dinner will be served up to 5:45p.m**

- 6:00-7:30 PM the main program (in Farsi) in the auditorium on the first level. Special English program is provided at 6-7 p.m. at conference room on the first level*

- 7:30-8:00 PM prayer at the praying room; art show and cultural bazaar in coffee shop and hallways

RSVP is required to participate in this program by emailing to before March 15.

Tickets: $10 adults, $5 children

For more information please call 510-832-7600 or email to

*The language of this program is mainly in Farsi. There will be a smaller introductory program in English about Persian culture and New Year at 6-7 p.m.

**The main dish for dinner is provided by ICCNC. All other foods are pot luck and we request everyone to bring something and share with others including salad, appetizer, fruits, sweats, etc. Please note that meat must be Halal. Please contact Farzane Faridmoayer by 415-609-7330, to coordinate for bringing food.

*** To reserve a table for showing artworks, selling goods, or presenting your organization please contact Arash Shirinbab by 217-883-8504, before March 9, 2013. The price of reserving a small table for nonprofits is $20, big table for individuals is $30, and big table for businesses is $50.