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India Booth at Ethnic Expo 2014 : Call for Volunteers

Hello,

IAC invites you to volunteer at the India Booth at Ethnic Expo 2014. Building up on a tremendous response received from the community over the past few years, IAC requests for volunteers for food preparation (at home) and also for volunteering at the food booth to serve visitors/cook at the booth.

Ethnic Expo is the biggest multi-ethnic event organized by the City of Columbus. For more information about this event please visit: http://www.ethnicexpo.org/

Food Preparation:

IAC will provide you with ingredients and time when the food needs to be prepared. You can select from a variety of items listed on the registration link. Alternately, you can also decide to help with cooking one of the various dishes (ex. Dosa, Chaat etc.) to be prepared on-site at the India booth.

Booth Volunteering:

You can select to help with serving food and explaining dishes to visitors who are trying Indian food for the first time.

All volunteers will be given food coupons. CMI employees can log this volunteering time as EEEC hours (Details to be provided later).

Please use the below link to sign up as a volunteer for the India Booth at Ethnic Expo.

When: Friday 10th, Oct and Saturday 11th, Oct

Where: 2nd & Washington St (Opposite City Hall)

What: Volunteering for cooking food (prepared at home or cooking dishes on the spot) and Booth Volunteering

Registration Link: http://bit.ly/IAC_Ethnic_Expo2013_Reg_Form

Additional details on volunteering activities will also be updated on the IAC website and the IAC Facebook page .

Regards,

Team IAC

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IAC Independence Day Celebration 2014

The Indian Association of Columbus invites you to join us in celebrating India’s 68th Independence Day. Activities for the event include flag hoisting, singing the national anthem, games for kids and cultural activities for kids and adults.
There is no entry fee for this event. Light refreshments will be served.
Date: Saturday, August 16th, 2014
Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm
Location: Parkside Elementary School Gym

 

Regards,

Team IAC

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IAC Summerfest 2014

 IAC Summer Fest 2014 is scheduled on July 19th, from 5:30pm – 10:00pm at the Mill Race Park.
There will be game stalls. Mehendi & Face Painting booths, Cultural Performances, Food Booths and an open dance floor towards the end.
Entry is Free. Food and Drinks will be available for purchase (cash only).
Proceeds from this event will go to a local charity.
Venue : Mill Race Park
Date : July 19, 2014
Time : 5:30 pm-10 pm
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IAC Summerfest 2014

Hello,
Indian Association of Columbus presents the Summer Fest 2014 on Saturday, July 19th 2014.
There will be game stalls, food booths, cultural performances and an open dance floor towards the end. Entry is free; food, drinks and the game tickets will be available for purchase.
Where : Mill Race Park
When : Saturday, July 19, 2014
Time : 5:30pm-10pm
Please note:
1) If you wish to perform at the Summer Fest individually or as a group, please register at bit.ly/iac-sumfest-14
2) The IAC needs volunteers to help with logistics during the event. If you are interested, please enroll at bit.ly/iac-sumfest-14
All proceeds from the event will be donated to a local charity. We look forward to your participation and support for this event.
Further details will be communicated separately and will also be posted on our website http://iac-columbus.org/ and on our Facebook page http://bit.ly/iac-facebook .
Regards,

Team IAC

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IAC Badminton 2014 and Cric8 2014 Cricket Tournament Information

The Indian Association of Columbus proudly invites you to register for the IAC Badminton Tournament 2014 to be held at Ceraland on May 3rd 2014.

Below are the details for the tournament:

Registration Link: http://bit.ly/iac-baddy-2014

Fees: $ 6 for Singles and $ 10 for Doubles (per team)

Hard Deadline to Register: Thursday, May 1st, 5 PM

Event Date: Saturday, May 3rd2014, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Venue: Ceraland (3989, S 525 East)

Categories: 1) Men’s Singles (Advanced)

2) Men’s Singles (Intermediate)

2) Women’s Singles

3) Men‘s Doubles

4) Mixed Doubles

5) Women’s Doubles

If time and other logistics permit us, we plan to have a consolation round in Men’s singles categories for the participants who lose in the first round.

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Please mark your calendars for the IAC Cric8 Tournament 2014 to be held on May 17th, 2014 at the Dunn Stadium.

The details for the tournament will be sent out shortly.

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IAC Holi Celebration 2014

The festival of Holi brings with it the spirit of togetherness and good cheer. And the joy doubles when we celebrate it with friends, family and loved ones.

Indian Association of Columbus invites you to celebrate Holi – the festival of colors and have fun to some music, masti and colors.

Come join us in this celebration at the Clifty Shelter on a beautiful warm Sunday this weekend.

VenueClifty Park (Main shelter)

Date: April 13, 2014 (Sunday)

Time: 2 PM – 5 PM

EntryFREE

Gulaal (powdered colors) and light refreshments will be served until they last.

Please RSVP latest by April 10th and let us know that you are coming by signing up in the below link. The signup link is just for an estimate and is not mandatory for attending. 

Signup Link –  http://bit.ly/Holi-2014 

Please spread this message within the community and friends.

 

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IAC Sur Sandhya 2014

Greetings! The Indian Association of Columbus would like to invite you to the first ever musical event, Sur Sandhya 2014, where Columbus based vocal and instrumental artists will perform on Classical and Bollywood music.

The event is scheduled on the 29th March from 5pm to 7pm at the Southside Elementary School Auditorium. Limited number of tickets are available for this event and will be available on first come first served basis. Registrations for the event are open till 6pm, March 21, 2014.

 

Below are the details for this event :

Entry Fee: $2 per person (Entry will be free for children under 5 years of age). Gate tickets will be available for $5 and will be limited in number.

Venue: Auditorium, Southside Elementary School (1320 W 200 S, Columbus, IN)

Time: 5pm to 7pm (Gates open at 4:30pm and event will start at 5:00pm sharp.)

Refreshments/snack items will be available for Purchase after the event.

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Tickets will be available at the following contacts from Friday, March 21:
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Please contact iac.columbus@gmail.com, if you have any queries

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IAC Table Tennis 2014

The Indian Association of Columbus would like to invite you to participate in the fourth annual IAC Table Tennis Tournament 2014. Below are the details for registering for the tournament. So, fellow paddlers, we look forward to your participation in making this event successful.
Registration Link for the Tournament: http://bit.ly/iac-2014-tt
Registration Fees: $ 6 for Singles and $ 10 for Doubles (per team)
Hard Deadline to Register: Wednesday, March 12th, 5 PM
Event Date: Sunday, March 15th, 2:00 – 7:00 PM
Venue: Donner Center (739 22nd Street, near intersection of 22nd and Sycamore St.)
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India Republic Day Event – 2014

The Indian Association of Columbus proudly invites you to join us in celebrating the 65th Republic Day of our country. Activities include flag hoisting, singing the national anthem, games for kids and adults.

 

Date: Saturday, Feb 1st, 2014

Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm

Location: Donner Center (22nd & Sycamore)  [Google Map Link]

Entry : Free to All

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Please note that the venue is Donner Center.  DSI (where we used to have the events for past several years) has stopped renting its gym. Also due to unavailability of other venues, we could not organize the event during the past weekend.

Regards,

Team IAC

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IAC DANDIYA NIGHT 2013

 IAC’s Dandiya Night on this Friday, 15th November. Please note that the venue is PARK SIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.
During the later stage of the event, we will be playing hit Bollywood dance numbers. So join us for a night full of total fun!!!
Date: Friday, 15th November
Time: 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Venue: Park Side Elementary School
           1400 Parkside Drive, Columbus, 47201.
Entry: FREE!!!
Dandiya sticks will be provided and light refreshments will be served (free by IAC) till it lasts.
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