Vsem privet! Please join the Seattle-Tashkent Sister City Association (on whose Board I sit) for our annual Navruz Central Asian New Year celebration on Saturday, March 16th, at North Seattle Community College. This is a really fun event, with lots of Central Asians attending, and will be emceed both in Russian and in English.
Please see the message below for details, and contact me if you have any questions. Nadyeyus', shto uvidemsya tam! :-)
Come join the Seattle-Tashkent Sister City Association for our annual Navruz celebration, and help us recognize the 40th anniversary of our partnership with Tashkent! This is our largest event during the year, and we love getting everyone together to value the importance of Navruz, renew friendships, enjoy great food, and have a lot of fun with entertainment and dancing!
Please mark your calendar for March 16th, 2013 for this great event in the North Seattle Community College Cafeteria. The doors open at 4:45 pm. A traditional Uzbek meal will be served in courses at your table, so please arrive on time to enjoy the entire meal.
If you are interested in helping volunteer for the event or in cooking Uzbek food, then please post a message on our Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/427003794043502/.
Please bring fruit and/or dessert to share.
TICKETS (on-site cash or checks only--debit/credit cards accepted with advance purchase at http://stscanavruz2013.brownpapertickets.com/):
$15 per adult
$25 per couple
$10 per teenager ages 13-18; students
Free for children 12 and under
Heading North on I-5:
Take exit #173 (Northgate exit).
Turn right (South) onto 1st Avenue NE.
Turn right again at N 92nd Street.
Turn right onto College Way N.
The college is on the right.
Heading South on I-5:
Take exit #173 Westbound (Northgate exit).
Turn right onto N Northgate Way.
Turn left onto Meridian Avenue N (becomes College Way N).
The college is on the left.
Easy access with free parking: park only in the visitors' parking spots in front or in the north/south parking lots, but not the underground lot, which is permit parking only.
Sponsored by: Seattle-Tashkent Sister City Association