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Harmony Day Celebrations

21 March 2018 – Harmony Day celebrations at MWASA were in full swing on Wednesday, 21 March as participants and staff gathered dressed in their best cultural attires sticking to the theme – “Cultural dresses around the world”.

Our participants from the ACE program, prepared an interesting presentation, while students from the intermediate English class created a poster depicting what Harmony Day meant to them. The computer class put together a fashion quiz, featuring garments and accessories associated with the countries of origin of students from all the ACE classes. The quiz did get a little rambunctious as good-natured disagreements broke out regarding just which country was the correct answer. It appears that women who share borders also share fashion!

On the whole, it was a fun-filled day 🙂 Almost everyone wore a garment they had brought from home.

Quotes from tutors:
“It was a lovely event and it was clear that everyone present enjoyed themselves.  From my perspective it was great to see the common thread between everyone from different cultures, nationality, religion and language. That is, everyone joined in and were interested in other women’s presentations and cultures. One of the South American women observed that she enjoyed the opportunity to meet with women from other cultures as she had previously had not opportunity to meet with Muslim women and to learn more about them (she also referred to coming to English Classes at MWASA.)  This was also the same for the Muslim women meeting the women from South America! – Sarah, Tutor for the English Class

 

 

 

Celebrating Harmony Day

Assalaamu Alaykum Sisters!

At MWASA, we are blessed to have participants and staff from all over the globe, Alhamdulillah. They enrich us by sharing many perspectives on their lives and culture and so much more! To celebrate this diversity, join us on 21st March 2018 for Harmony Day!

 


Al Salam Festival

Assalamu Alaikum

Al Salam Festival is coming and MWASA will be participating in the festival. We will be welcoming you to our booth on that day. More information in the poster below.There is a link for download.  See you there!

Al Salam Fest

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The Australia Day Parade

Assalamu Alaikum

Its the Australia Day tomorrow , 26 January 2017. All the members of MWASA would like to invite you to join us with the parade. More information in the poster below. There is a link for download.  See you tomorrow!australia day parade

Australia Day Parade Flier

Refugee Week Event ‘A New Day’

Refugee-Week

The Muslim Women’s Association of SA invites women from the Adelaide metropolitan region to join us in celebration of Refugee Week 2016.

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There will be:

  • A screening of ‘By Compass and Quran’, a documentary film delving into the lives of the Muslim Cameleers

  • A success story shared by a refugee woman

  • Experiences shared by refugees of their first few weeks in Australia

You are welcome to wear your traditional clothes and bring a plate of food to share.

 

DATE

Friday 3 June 2016

 

TIME

10:30am – 1:30pm

 

COST

FREE

 

LOCATION

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Muslim Women's Association of SA Level 4, 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

If you are coming by public transport, click here to plan your journey.

 

RSVP

Phone the office on 08 8212 0800, or email admin@mwasa.org.au by Friday 27 May 2016.

 

To view and print a flyer for this event, click here: ‘A New Day’ poster

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