Saturday, October 12, 2013
Invitation to the 4S Ranch Library, 4th Annual, Diwali Celebration, "The Festival of Lights" 2013
Invitation to the 4S Ranch Library, 4th Annual, Diwali Celebration, "The Festival of Lights" 2013 On behalf of the 4S Ranch Library, we would like to cordially invite you for this year's 4S Ranch Library's, 4th Annual Diwali Celebration, "The Festival of Lights" 2013, on Wednesday, October 23rd, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the 4S Ranch Library, 10433 Reserve Dr., San Diego, CA 92127. The free, two hour celebration will feature a host of activities, crafts, Indian Food, henna, rangoli, an outdoor lighting ceremony, followed by a classical Indian Dance performance by Debjani Chakraborty of the Kathak Darshan School of Dance and her students. Debjani Chakraborthy is a Kathak dancer, teacher, choreographer and cultural enthusiast, living in San Diego. Debjani has trained and performed with her extended family of accomplished artists since childhood. In Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta), under several renowned gurus, Debjani studied classical dance Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Minipur, as well as folk dance styles. She obtained her Masters Degree, specializing in Kathak dance from the famed Rabindra Bharathi University, Kolkata. Debjani has won several accolades in India and has been performing Kathak for more than 20 years. Debjani have been actively involved in the Federation of Indian Associations & Indo-American Society of San Diego, as well as Rotary International, San Diego. Debjani has volunteered in various schools and has taught Kathak dance classes at the San Diego County Library, 4S Ranch Branch, as well as performed in the 4S Ranch Library's 3rd Annual Diwali Celebration last year. Please take a moment to watch and enjoy the beauty of the 4S Ranch Library's Diwali Celebration highlights from last year: http://vidgrids.com/4s-ranch-dance-for-kids The 4S Ranch Library is honored, once again, to have Debjani Chakraborty of the Kathak Darshan School of dance grace us with her classical dance performances. The Diwali Celebration agenda is as follows: 4:30-4:40: Opening Ceremonies in the 4S Ranch Library Community Room 4:40-4:50: Introduction of Artist Kelly Dessell, Indian Art Exhibition 4:50-5:45: Henna with Tejal of Henna San Diego, Special Indian Food Tables, Crafts & Rangoli in the Library Parking Lot 5:45-6:00: Rangoli Lighting Ceremony and then into the Community Room for the final Indian Dance Performance 6:00-6:30: Indian Dance Performance by Debjani Chakraborty of the Kathak Darshan School of Dance This will conclude the Diwali Celebration 2013 Once again, on behalf of the 4S Ranch Library, we invite all to join with us to celebrate a joyous Diwali Celebration 2013 and all a Happy New Year, with plenty of peace and prosperity. Please copy & paste the above invitation to your email & forward to all your contacts.