Our Holiday Parties

November 2010
Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Nov2010, Vol. 67 Issue 3, Special section p1
The article offers information on the exact dates when parties are held to celebrate different holidays. Parties celebrating Eid al-Fitr are held on September 10 wherein participants paint their hands. Kwanzaa parties are held from December 26 to January 1 in which people celebrating it light the kinara. Christmas is celebrated on December 25 wherein a star is placed on the top of a Christmas tree.


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