As the year draws to a close, the USLA is set to host a spectacular Year-End Get-Together, bringing together the vibrant Sri Lankan community. This free event, open to all Sri Lankans, promises a joyous celebration filled with festive spirit, entertainment, and the warmth of community.
Date and Venue:
Mark your calendars for the 3rd of December 2023, as the Auckland Netball Centre in St Johns transforms into a lively gathering place from 3 pm to 9 pm. The occasion promises to be a unique celebration, offering an escape from the year’s challenges and an opportunity to rejoice in the holiday season.
Highlights of the Event:
The festivities kick off with a visit from a larger-than-life Santa Claus, bearing a sack full of gifts for everyone. The park will come alive with the sounds of music groups and singers, creating a lively atmosphere. Authentic Sri Lankan food stores will tantalise taste buds with a range of flavours, and to top it all off, there will be a FREE Christmas dinner for all attendees, starting at 6 pm and continuing until 9 pm.
To ensure you don’t miss out on the fun, register for the event in advance through the link shared on social media platforms. Given the expected turnout, it’s essential to secure your spot, as there is a limit to the number of attendees.
Community Leaders and Organisations:
Mrs. Rasika Harischandra, the President of the USLA, extends a special invitation to all community leaders and organisations. After a challenging year marked by flooding and cyclones, this Event serves as a beacon of unity and positivity, bringing people together for a memorable experience.
Acknowledging Generous Sponsors:
The success of such a grand celebration wouldn’t be possible without the generous contributions of sponsors. The USLA expresses gratitude to its sponsors for making this event a reality.
Fun for the Whole Family:
The Auckland Netball Centre will be transformed into a hub of activity, with Bouncy castles, Treasure hunts, and various Games suitable for all age groups. Doors open at 3 pm, and the stage will be graced by a renowned music group and famous artists, ensuring an evening filled with entertainment.
USLA President Mrs. Rasika Harischandra invites all Sri Lankans and their families to join this extraordinary gathering. It’s an opportunity to relish the festivities, create lasting memories, and make this Year-End Get-Together the most significant one yet.
In the spirit of unity and celebration, the USLA welcomes everyone to Auckland Netball Centre on the 3rd of December. This 100% free event is a testament to the strength and togetherness of the Sri Lankan community in Auckland. Let’s make this Year-End Get-Together an unforgettable experience!
By Krishan Gallage – Auckland