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Celebrate Persiaʻs “New Day” at HonCC

The Honolulu CC library is planning a celebration of Nowruz, the Persian holiday marking a new year, on Wednesday, March 22.

Students, faculty and others are invited to participate in the spirit of Nowruz, or New Day, which of thanking Mother Nature for giving us life and the means to sustain its core values.

Activities on Wednesday will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday with activities include learning about Persian culture.

At 10 a.m. there will be a panel discussion on topics including setting the traditional new year haft-seen table, the Peace Corps in 1960s Iran, opening the doors to Shangri-la, traveling & teaching in Iran today.

The activities will be in the Loui Room on the second floor of Building 2 on campus.

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