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City of Pickering celebrates Heritage Day!

Feb 22, 2012

City of Pickering celebrates Heritage Day!

Pickering, ON, February 15, 2012 - The Advisory Committee on Diversity is pleased to recognize Pickering’s rich heritage and vibrant culture during the 2012 Heritage Day Celebration on Saturday, February 25 starting at 11:00 am at the Pickering Town Centre (centre court).    
 
Heritage Day Celebration is a dynamic event that celebrates Pickering’s rich heritage and cultural diversity.  Visitors will be both entertained and informed by a variety of dance and musical performances as well as interactive cultural displays.  The City of Pickering Advisory on Diversity is proud to host the annual Heritage Day Celebration – an event that brings the community together and diversity to life.   
 
This year’s performances will include:
The Native Canadian Centre Community Drum
Latin Music – Hispanic-Canadian Alliance of Ontario
Indo-Canadian Cultural Association of Durham
Durham Tamil Association
McGrath Highland Dancers
Devi Mandir  
Druid Academy of Irish Dance
Tamil Cultural & Academic Society of Durham, Indo
Youth Choir, All Nations Durham
Chamelia Girls
Sash Sanyall performing Indian and Reggae Music 
Zahra’s School of Dance.
 
The event displays will include:
Pickering Public Library
Devi Mandir
Pickering Advisory Committee on Diversity
Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Islamic Centre
Indo-Canadian Cultural Association
Tamil Cultural & Academic Society of Durham
Hispanic-Canadian Alliance of Ontario
Durham Tamil Association
Zahra’s School of Middle East Dance
All Nation Gospel Church
Pickering Ajax Italian Social Club
Community Development Council of Durham
Ajax Pickering Congress of Black Women 
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All members of the public are invited to enjoy the annual Heritage Day Celebration.