Celebrate Diwali at the Muriel Arnason Library on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Celebrate Diwali at Muriel Arnason Library this Saturday

On Saturday, Oct. 22, from 1 to 3 p.m., Muriel Arnason Library and the Township of Langley are celebrating their 13th annual Diwali

On Saturday, Oct. 22, from 1 to 3 p.m., Muriel Arnason Library and the Township of Langley are celebrating their 13th annual Diwali (Festival of Lights).

Diwali, which means “a row of lights,” is the most widely celebrated Indian festival, and marks the victory of good over evil and the beginning of the New Year in India.

Experience diversity of culture through crafts, face painting, Mehndi, Indian music and dance, displays, and delicious refreshments during the library event, or even learn a few basic steps of Punjabi folk dance, Bhangra.

All Diwali activities are drop-in, free and open to the public. For more info, call 604-532-3590, or visit the library, located in the TOL Civic Facility at 20338 65 Ave.

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