Lailat ul Bara’h (15 Shabaan – Night of Forgiveness)

Bara’a Night or Mid-Sha’ban is a holiday observed by various Muslim communities on the night between 14 and 15 Sha’ban. It is regarded as a night when the fortunes of men for the coming year are decided and when Allah may forgive sinners. 15 Shaban will be celebrated at Ferrari Park, Mooroopna on Saturday, 13 April from 12 – 4pm.

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Community Conversations – Unpacking the impact of terrorism on our communities

In the light of the Christchurch Massacre, a local initiative – Community Conversations – driven by the young people of Shepparton and the Goulburn Valley will take place at Queens Gardens tomorrow evening – March 26th, from 6:30 pm.

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Shepparton Nawruz Celebration 2019

Nawruz is a Persian festival which is celebrated by people in Afghanistan, Iran Tajikistan, Kurdistan and other parts of the Persian-speaking world. Nawruz is the first day of Hamal (Farvardin), the first month of the Afghani or Iranian solar year. Since ancient times it has been the great national holiday.

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Fitted for Work

Fitted for Work welcomes all women (trans and cis), including non-binary and gender non-conforming people and all those who identify as women, who have experienced disadvantage and are seeking employment. We believe self-definition is at the discretion of the individual. Fitted for Work will conduct an information session at St Paul’s African House on Friday 22nd March at 1pm.

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Women’s Employment Workshop

Thinking of starting your business? Wondering how to turn an idea into a business? Join our FREE business start-up and employment workshop for women from culturally diverse backgrounds. The workshop runs from 10am – 2.30pm on 21 March 2019 at the Shepparton Business Centre, delivered by NetGain and sponsored by Ethnic Council and the City of Greater Shepparton.

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