NEWS Where to get a copy of your Star News!
Fashion expo open By Brendan Rees
Pick up your FREE copy from:
An exhibition of traditional sarees and wedding attire from countries along the famed Silk Road will be launched at Bunjil Place library this weekend. This event, 'She Blossoms,' which is part of the City of Casey's 17th annual Winter Arts Festival, will be presented by Kalpavriksha Sarees and Handicrafts and the Circle of Peace, Inc. Activities include flower crown making, henna body art, and community art pieces. The event aims to create a platform for women's empowerment through art and fash-
Beaconsfield Neighbourhood Centre 8 ONeil Road BEACONSFIELD Beaconsfield Tattslotto 55 Old princes Hwy BEACONSFIELD Bendigo Bank 6/52-62 Old Princes Hwy
Thrifty Link Hardware 39/47 BeaconsfieldEmerald Road UPPER BEACONSFIELD Bemersyde Bakehouse Bemesyde Drive BERWICK
ion, says secretary of the Circle of Peace Naureen Choudhry, who came up with the project idea with her friend Revati IIanko, who is also a member of Casey Arts and Cultural Advisory Committee. "We chose this name because we want women, especially brides who are starting a new phase in their life, to feel inspired and emboldened to bring about a change not only in themselves but in the people around them," the pair said. The launch will be held on Sunday 16 June at 11.30am and everyone is invited to partake in the unveiling of the mannequins and an art activity. The free event will run until to 27 July.
Revati Ilanko, left, with and Naureen Choudhry. 194419 Picture: ROB CAREW
School’s day for Afghani celebration
Berwick Newsagency 29 High Street BERWICK
By Brendan Rees Vibrant dress wear was the theme of the day at Hampton Park Primary School as the school celebrated Afghani culture. On Friday 7 June, the school held an Afghani Day to celebrate learning the Afghani language and culture. The students participated in a range of activities including a presentation from talented dancers, and tasting of some delicious Afghan food. School principal Liz Davey said students had the opportunity to learn so much from the broad experiences of their peers, with so many different cultures represented across the school. "As a school we have planned other culture days across the year to highlight our diversity and to continue to celebrate and acknowledge our diverse community," she said.
Berwick Springs Lucky Lotto Shop 10/95, O’Shea Rd BERWICK Guardian Pharmacy Parkhill Plaza Shop 2, Parkhill Plaza 215225 Parkhill Drive BERWICK Gluten Free and Chocolate Shop Village Arcade, 48 High Street BERWICK Parkhill Plaza News and Lotto Parkhill Plaza BERWICK Coles – Plaza Shopping Centre 215-225 Parkhill Dve BERWICK Spring Square Newsagency 42 Spring Square HALLAM
Sophia of Grade 1/2 celebrates Afghani Day. Pictures: STEWART CHAMBERS
Casey Central Shopping Centre Narre Cranbourne Road NARRE WARREN Fountain Gate Shopping Centre News 352 Princes Hwy NARRE WARREN
Susan, Nazanin, Isha, Gazala, Zahara, and Saeida were all smiles.
FOUNTAIN GATE DRY CLEANERS
Narre Warren Newsagency 34 Webb Street NARRE WARREN
• Wedding Dress Dry Cleaning and Professional Boxing • Suit and Formalwear Cleaning • Bridesmaid Dress Cleaning • Garment Alterations and Repairs
Amberley Park Newsagency Amberley Park SC, Seebeck Drive NARRE WARREN SOUTH Food Works Amberly Park SC, Seebeck Drive NARRE WARREN SOUTH Casey News and Lotto Casey Central Shopping Centre NARRE WARREN SOUTH Eden Rise Shopping Centre 1 Oshea Road BERWICK
Narre Warren North Newsagency 17 Main Road NARRE WARREN NORTH
MELBOURNE’S PSYCHIC EXPO
Hampton Park Newsagency Hampton Park Shopping Square HAMPTON PARK
Sunday June 16
Hampton Park Shopping Centre 55 Hallam Road HAMPTON PARK
10am – 4pm
PAKENHAM LIBRARY HALL
Cnr John & Henry Streets, Pakenham
Or, subscribe NOW for your FREE Digital edition!
$10 entry Kids 15 & Under FREE
Ph: 0404 352 049 psychicexpo.net.au
$25 discount 15 Intrepid St, Berwick VIC 3806 www.pawzink.com.au 9769 8494
For your entire garment care needs
Woolworths Shopping Centre 1-9 Lyall Road BERWICK
Real Estate Agents
Mention advert to receive
www.fgdc.com.au | Ph 9704 6030
St John of God Hospital Foyer 75 Kangan Drive BERWICK
Harkaway General Store 51 King Road HARKAWAY
Student grooms under instruction at KT’s Academy
8 STAR NEWS
Thursday, 13 June, 2019