BIGHELP celebration of Pongal and India Republic Day 2017

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Real Estate Agent with LAER Realty Partners

Pongal And Republic Day Celebrations 2017

Bighelp For Education is a nonprofit organization dedicated for uplifting the underprivileged children in India through education.



Event Date Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Event Time Sign In
Spelling Bee Written Round 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM 11:00 AM
Spelling Bee Oral Round for Senior Level (on the stage) 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM 12:30 PM
Rangoli Entry Submission 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM 12:00 PM
Coloring contest 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM 1:00 PM
Stage Performances 2:30 PM to 7:00 PM 1:00 PM
Dinner Starts at 7:00 PM  
Venue Whitcomb Middle School (Marlborough Middle School), 25 Union Street, Marlborough, MA 01752
Admission There is NO admission fee for this event. Admission is strictly by RSVP only.
Event RSVP, Contest Registrations and Volunteer Registration

There will be Spelling Bee, Rangoli and Coloring Contests and fun-filled Cultural Programs on the day of event. 
RANGOLI - as per Wiki:

Rangoli is an art form native to Nepal, India and Bangladesh (known as Alpana) in which patterns are created on the floor in living rooms or courtyards using materials such as colored rice, dry flour, colored sand or flower petals. It is usually made during Diwali or Tihar (collectively known as Deepawali) , Onam, Pongal and other Indian, Bangladeshi and Nepalese festivals related to Hinduism. 

 

 

 
Fun & Entertainment
There will be cultural programs with Indian traditional dances, film songs, music and much more.
Dinner & Snacks

Dinner and snacks will be provided for a nominal price.

 
Please Donate:

Donations made to Bighelp in USA are exempt from federal income tax in USA as described in section 501(c)(3) of IRS code. Bighelp's tax ID number is 36-4518066.

 For more information about these events and more:

BigHelp.Org.

Event information, image courtesy: BigHelp.org.

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Endre Barath, Jr.
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Praful I can do dinner and the coloring contest...spelling well that is too much for me:))Endre

Jan 12, 2017 10:50 PM #1
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Praful, wishing you an early Happy India Republic Day this weekend.

Jan 12, 2017 10:57 PM #2
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Hi Praful Thakkar - I am sure that this will be a fun time for all that not only participate but are there to support the participants.  Enjoy this wonderful Pongal and India Republic Day celebration tomorrow!

Jan 13, 2017 05:01 AM #3
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Thanks for stopping by at this post and your comments, Endre Barath, Jr.

The editor here helps me with the spelling - wondering who can prompt me at the spelling contest...lol!

Jan 13, 2017 05:26 PM #4
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Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900 - India Day is actually on January 26th - this is the early celebration.

We also have a big event coming up from Indian Association of Greater Boston on 28th January - about 3,000 people attend that.

Jan 13, 2017 05:27 PM #5
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Thanks for stopping by at this post and your comments, Sheri Sperry - MCNE®.

There are different celebrations on 14th January from different parts of India - maybe I can write one post about that itself!

Jan 13, 2017 05:29 PM #6
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This event definitely drew my attention amongst many others in Boston neighborhood - and decided to blog about it.

Jan 13, 2017 05:29 PM #7
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