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Diwali Celebration


Thank you for joining us at Diwali! Around 200 County employees attended the celebration.

We want to acknowledge those who made the event possible:

  • Planning Committee: Jacalyn Mah, Anu Bagchi, Mathilda Leow, Chandra "Gopi" Gopisetty, Margie Roberts, Dongfen Gao

  • Day of Helpers: Francie Hubert, Brent Ainsworth, Talia Smith, Denise Lee, Becky Ng, Jeff Lee, Maureen De Nieva, Adora Gutierrez, Ashmita Pindoria, Nagasree Viyyuri

  • Sponsors: Board of Supervisors and County Administrator's Office

  • Vendors

  • Henna artist: Madhavi Bajaj

  • Bollywood dancer: Enakshi Vyas, Elite Naach Academy

  • Food: Batika India Bistro of Novato

  • Speakers / Participants

  • Jose Varela, Marin County Organization of Latino Employees (MCOLE)

  • Meloni Page, County of Marin Employee Association of African-Americans

  • Angela Nicholson, County Administrator's Office

  • Lynda Roberts, Combined Charities Campaign

  • Rwena Holladay, saree demonstration


Photo from left to right:

Supriya Menon, Jacalyn Mah, Dongfen Gao, Mathilda Leow, Anu Bagchi, Adora Gutierrez, Rwena Holladay, Gopi Gopisetty, Nagasree, Ashmita Pindoria, Francie Hubert, Denise Lee, Margie Roberts


July 10, 2015

Please join our Diwali Celebration - the Festival of Lights! Event will feature a live bollywood dance performance and a local henna artist. Indian buffet will be served.

To ensure that we have enough food, please RSVP by October 30. If you're experiencing browser issues when trying to RSVP, please email us to RSVP.

Event is free and everyone is welcome to attend. Hope to see you there!

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