Thursday December 10, 2015
Kilbirnie celebrates Christmas PHOTO CREDIT: Ken Chung
Kids from the Kilbirnie Presbyterian Church Niue children's group perform. Kids from the Kilbirnie Presbyterian Church Niue children's group perform.
From left, Herbert Cliff and Councillor Ray Ahipene-Mercer lead the carol singing.
From left, Ruth Gotlieb and Rongotai MP Annette King.
Santa made a special visit and handed out presents to the crowd.
More than 60 locals had a merry time at the Kilbirnie Lyall Bay Community Centre's Christmas party last Saturday. Each year the centre’s man-
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agement committee puts on the party for both regular users of its services and for those living in the eastern suburbs. Among those to also attend
this year’s event were Rongotai MP Annette King and Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade-Brown. The centre’s coordinator Rowena Bonne said those who
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The homemade Christmas cake at the Kilbirnie Lyall Bay Community Centre's Christmas Party last Saturday.
attended enjoyed the friendly, relaxed atmosphere, the variety of entertainment and the homemade Christmas cake. She said the Kilbirnie Pres-
byterian Church children's group performanced and Herbert Cliff and Councillor Ray Ahipene-Mercer led the carol singing.
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