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    • 29 Apr 2018
    • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Eagle Rock Reservation, Eagle Rock Ave & Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    The 11th Annual Holi Picnic is going to be a day of fun, food, games, music, and of course lots of color.  

     

    Here are the details regarding the event:

    ·  WhenSunday, April 29th

    ·  Time12pm to 4 pm

    ·  Where: Eagle Rock Reservation, Eagle Rock Ave & Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052

    ·  Cost:

    FREE for current Sanskriti Students
    Members – Adult and Children 12 & over: $18;
    Non Members – Adult and Children 12 & over: $20;
         

    Children (ages 6-11): $15;

    Children (ages 5 & below): Free

     

    Online ticket sales end April 28th, 2018

    Tickets at door: $25/Adult and Children 12 & over; Children (ages 6-11): $15; Children (ages 5 & below): Free

     

    Activities will include the celebration of 'Holi' with Gulal, variety of sports (cricket, badminton etc.) and games (Antakshari/Karaoke, Color run, Tug of War, Lemon-Spoon race and more) for adults and kids.  

    There will be dosasuttapammedu vadaidland a dessert item.  

     

    We hope to see you all, with your family and friends! 

    • 04 May 2018
    • 8:00 PM
    • Shah Residence, 10 Dartmouth Court, Livingston, NJ 08865
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    • 18 May 2018
    • 22 Jun 2018
    • Riker Hill School Ground, 31 Blackstone Dr, Livingston, NJ 07039
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    • 09 Jun 2018
    • TBD, Livingston, NJ
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    This year there is an application process where all applicants will be screened.  Until you receive a confirmation from us, your performance is not guaranteed.  Due to limited time availability, not all applicants will receive a performance slot.  Thank you for your understanding.


    • 13 Aug 2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • 24 Aug 2018
    • 4:00 PM
    • Trinity Covenant Church of Livingston, 343 E Cedar St, Livingston, NJ 07039
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    SANSKRITI INDIA IMMERSION CAMP 2018

    Sanskriti of NJ and Sanskrit School are pleased to announce their 9th India Immersion Summer Camp.

    Camp Dates:                      

    Week 1:- Aug 13-17, 2018

    Week 2:- Aug 20-24, 2018

    Registration Options:   One or both weeks, full or half day

    Registration:   First 20 full day campers will get Early Bird discount (rates are given below).

    This is a Sanskriti members only camp.  Click here to activate your membership for a very nominal annual fee of $35 for the family: Become a Member

    Registrations after Jul 31st, 2018 will incur a $20 admin fee.

    Camp Hours:                    Full Day Session: 9am-4pm. Half Day: 9am-12noon OR 1-4pm

    Camper Eligibility:           Children entering grades K-7 in Fall 2018

    Camp Location:                Trinity Covenant Church of Livingston, 343 E Cedar St, Livingston, NJ 07039

    Extended hours:               Early drop off (starting at 8:00 am) and late pick up (until 5 pm) is available for an additional $50 per week per child. 

    Please note that a minimum of 3 registrations are required for extended hours to be offered!

    Camp Email:                     sanskriticamp@gmail.com

    General Information:    

    Activities: yoga, dance, music, arts/crafts, cooking, chess, desi sports, STEM

    We start our day with a half hour of yoga exercises which includes 2-3 min of guided meditation. Even though this sounds serious, kids really come to enjoy it by the end of the week.

    In dance, a Bollywood dance is choreographed and performed by the kids on Friday.

    In music, the campers learn a fun Hindi song each week which is performed for parents on Friday evening.

    In cooking, a vegetarian kid-friendly yet healthy item is cooked by the kids themselves supervised by a parent volunteer.

    Desi sports is where kids learn/play games like kabaddi, kho-kho, cricket, badminton, dodge ball etc.

    Parents showcase: Friday at 4pm where kids perform the dance/song they learn during the week.

    Teen Volunteers: Rising freshman and older teens are invited to sign up to volunteer. The camp director and counselors assign them tasks to complete. They are a big help to us and have fun being around kids. Click here to fill teen volunteer application. Volunteer hour certificate is awarded to teens.

    Allergy Concerns: Sanskriti camp is a nut free camp. If you have specific allergy concern, make sure to state in the medical form. You can also email us.

    Lunch/Snacks: Please send a healthy morning snack. Cooking session is scheduled around 2:45 pm which takes care of the campers afternoon snack. Lunch can be bought from Simply Gourmet for $5/day or you can send lunch with your child. Every Friday is Pizza lunch day!!! Do not send lunch on Fridays unless your child does not eat pizza.

    Lunch Delivery: We have partnered with Simply Gourmet for those who prefer to order lunch for their camper. A nutritious, freshly prepared meal is delivered each day. Click here for more information. Make payment and lunch selection at www.simplygourmetlunches.com 

    We want to give individual attention to our campers, therefore we accept limited number of kids each year. Campers are divided into 2 age appropriate groups for most of the activities. The camp is managed by a professional camp director with several years experience along with one or more assistants. A parent or a Sanskriti volunteer is also present most of the day.

    To view pictures from last years camp, click on the following link (if the link doesn’t work, please copy & paste in your browser):

    Camp Week 1 Photos:   https://goo.gl/photos/qo3f5m7tFB7PS6SS7
    Camp Week 2 Photos:  
    https://goo.gl/photos/WKem75SXXbTKmrKw9

    You can email sanskriticamp@gmail.com if you have specific questions.

    Camper Fees:

    Early bird registration:    Available ONLY for first 20 full day campers! HURRY!!!

                                               Full Day$250 per child per week

    Register by June 30:        Full Day$300 per child per week

                                               Half Day: $200 per child per week          

    Register after June 30:    Full Day$350 per child per week

                                               Half Day: $250 per child per week

    10% sibling discount.

    Refund/ cancellation policy:

    100% money back if the registration is cancelled before June 30th

    50% back after that until August 1st.

    After August 1st, 25% refunded. 

    No refunds once camp starts.

    Families can keep their child's spot for the following year as an alternative to cancellation. 

    NOTE: There will be no partial refund/credit issued if your child/children cannot attend the camp for all 5 days. Please refrain from requesting a partial refund. We appreciate your understanding. 

    • 16 Sep 2018
    • 09 Jun 2019
    • Livingston Community Center, 204 Hillside Avenue, Livingston, NJ
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    Sanskriti School

    (2018 – 2019)

    Please fill one application for each child

     

    SANSKRITI SCHOOL will provide a nurturing environment for all children to gain knowledge and appreciate the rich and diverse cultures, heritage, and values of India in a secular environment.

    In the academic year 2018-2019 (September-June), the school is offering the following educational opportunities to children ages 5-15:

    • TIME: Sundays, 10:00-12:00
    • LANGUAGE (Hindi or Gujarati): 10:00-11:00
    • CULTURE: 11:00-12:00
    • ENRICHMENT CLASSES: 11:00-12:00 April-June
    • LOCATION: Community Center, 204 Hillside Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039

    Our recommendation is for children to participate in both modules as language is an integral part of culture; however, they will have the option of participating in any one module of their choice. 

    Click on the "Register" button on the left to enroll online.  Registration is available only for Sanskriti Members.  Family membership is for a nominal rate of only $35 per year.  If your membership has expired, please renew first.

    Register by June 17th to avail an Early Bird Discount:

    $350 per year for both classes or $250 per year for one class 

    Early bird discount ends Jun 17, 2018 (no exceptions)

    Register between June 18 - September 17:

    $400 per year for both classes or $275 per year for one class 

    Register after Sept 17: (enrollment maybe limited depending on availability of seats in a class)

    $50 late fee per applicant will be charged (no exceptions please!)

    Sibling discount 10%

    For information, please contact: 

    Irma Maini:  (201) 602-7324 / irma.maini@sanskritiofnj.org 

    Neeta Juvekar: (908) 447-2454 / neeta.juvekar@sanskritiofnj.org 

    For billing questions or questions related to online registration, please send an email to info@sanskritiofnj.org

    Refund Policy for Sanskriti school:

    If a child is withdrawn from classes:

    Before school begins: 100% refund of fees

    First 2 weeks of school: 100% (minus $25 for administrative fee)

    First 4 weeks of school: 50% (minus $25 for administrative fee)

    No refund of fees after first 4 weeks of school.

Past events

13 Jan 2018 Table Tennis Tournament
01 Jan 2018 Sponsorships
08 Dec 2017 Ladies Night Out - December 8th, 2017
07 Oct 2017 Diwali Dinner and Dance 2017
14 Aug 2017 India Immersion Camp 2017
13 Aug 2017 Independence Day Sports Day
11 Jun 2017 Annual India Fest 2017
11 Jun 2017 India Fest Artists Participation Form 2017
21 May 2017 College Prep and Application Seminar
30 Apr 2017 Holi Picnic 2017
02 Apr 2017 Sureele Sapne
26 Mar 2017 Ugadi Dakshin Mahotsav
26 Mar 2017 Sanskriti School Enrichment Program 2017
25 Mar 2017 Sangeet Xperience Baithak
25 Mar 2017 Annual Badminton Tournament 2017
12 Feb 2017 Annual Heritage Day 2017
09 Dec 2016 Ladies Night Out - December 9th, 2016
22 Oct 2016 Diwali Dinner and Dance 2016
16 Sep 2016 Diwali Volunteers
15 Aug 2016 India Immersion Camp 2016
25 Jun 2016 Whitewater Rafting
05 Jun 2016 Kids Fashion Show at India Fest 2016
05 Jun 2016 India Fest - Students Sign Up 2016
05 Jun 2016 Annual India Fest 2016
05 Jun 2016 India Fest Artists Participation Form
15 May 2016 Holi Picnic 2016
15 May 2016 Its Zumba time!
03 Apr 2016 Sanskriti School Enrichment Program
03 Mar 2016 Ladies Night Out - March 03, 2016
11 Dec 2015 Ladies Night Out - December 11th, 2015
21 Nov 2015 Karaoke - Fursat ke raat din
24 Oct 2015 Diwali Dinner and Dance 2015
03 Oct 2015 Garba and Dandia 2015
20 Sep 2015 Livingston Chess Club
17 Aug 2015 Sanskriti Summer Camp 2015
14 Jun 2015 Kids Fashion Show at India Fest 2015
14 Jun 2015 Annual India Fest 2015
04 Jun 2015 Ladies Night Out
26 Apr 2015 Holi Picnic 2015
19 Apr 2015 Stress Management Seminar
12 Apr 2015 Sanskriti School Enrichment Program
11 Apr 2015 Table Tennis Tournament
08 Feb 2015 Annual Heritage Day
31 Jan 2015 Karaoke - Valentine 80s 90s 2000s
01 Nov 2014 Diwali Dinner and Dance
11 Oct 2014 Deepotsav 2014
10 Oct 2014 Dr. V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai Hall of Fame Reception
20 Sep 2014 Garba and Dandia 2014
18 Aug 2014 Sanskriti Summer Camp 2014
08 Jun 2014 Kids Fashion Show at India Fest
08 Jun 2014 Annual Indian Mela
27 Apr 2014 Holi Picnic 2014
26 Apr 2014 Vocal Recital with Dr. Prabha Atre
29 Mar 2014 Bollywood Night 2014
22 Feb 2014 Karaoke Event - Dil Ibadat
21 Feb 2014 “The Value of Values” A Scintillating Lecture in 2 Parts for Young Teens and Older Adults! By Swami Pratyag Bodhananda
11 Jan 2014 Karaoke Event - Ek Main Aur Ek Tu
09 Nov 2013 Diwali Dinner and Dance
28 Sep 2013 Garba and Dandia 2013
28 Sep 2013 Kids Fun Cricket Day
22 Sep 2013 Garba/Dandia Class
19 Aug 2013 Sanskriti Summer Camp 2013
18 May 2013 Karaoke Night
18 May 2013 Spring Music Extravaganza 2013
28 Apr 2013 Holi Picnic 2013
06 Apr 2013 Bollywood Night 2013
31 Mar 2013 Easter Holiday
24 Mar 2013 Holi Celebration at School
16 Feb 2013 Karaoke Night
10 Feb 2013 Heritage Day
20 Jan 2013 M. L. King Day
30 Dec 2012 New Year's Weekend
23 Dec 2012 Christmas Vacation
15 Dec 2012 Karaoke Night
17 Nov 2012 Diwali Dinner and Dance
11 Nov 2012 Diwali Celebration at School
13 Oct 2012 Garba and Dandia
07 Oct 2012 Garba/Dandia Class
07 Oct 2012 Gandhi Jayanti and Community Service
06 Oct 2012 Karaoke Club Meeting
29 Sep 2012 Classical Vocal Concert
16 Sep 2012 Sanskriti School (2012-2013)
11 Aug 2012 Karaoke Club Meeting
06 Aug 2012 Sanskriti-West Essex Y Summer Camp 2012
17 Jun 2012 Annual Indian Mela
28 May 2012 Memorial Day Parade
29 Apr 2012 Holi Picnic
28 Apr 2012 Classical Music Concert - Jugalbandi of Mandolin and Flute
31 Mar 2012 A Bollywood Journey from the 60's to the 2000's
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