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North Hempstead to Host Diwali Celebration

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North Hempstead to Host Diwali Celebration 

North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Jennifer DeSena, Town Clerk Ragini Srivastava, and the Town Board are proud to be hosting a Diwali celebration on Thursday, November 16, 2023 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park located at 1601 Marcus Avenue.

Diwali, the Festival of Lights, symbolizes the spiritual victory of good over evil, light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance. It is one of the most widely celebrated festivals in India and amongst Indians globally. It is a time of much celebration and joy.

Residents are invited to join and take part in a wide array of performances and cultural activities as well as light refreshments.

The event is FREE. Due to limited seating, all attendees must register in advance by calling 516-869-7625 or by emailing parikhs@northhempsteadny.gov.

For more information, please call 311 or 516-869-6311.

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