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ICA Kingston’s Christmas Party

ICA’s Christmas Party 2019

Kids/Children – Wear Your Festive Dress 

It is almost the end of the year 2019. The best time for a family-friendly winter social gathering to enjoy the magic of the season. On this happy festive occasion let us remember the less fortunate.
Please donate non-perishable food items and toys and spread the joy of sharing. ICA executives will collect them on Christmas party day and pass them to local charities such as Food Bank and Salvation Army. Thank you for your generosity.
 
Please join us to make this a memorable time of the year.
 

ICA Kingston’s Diwali Dance & Dinner – 2019

DIWALI 2019

We wish this event to be all-inclusive and encourage you to invite your friends, colleagues, and neighbors to introduce them to India’s Festival of Lights – Diwali.  The theme for this year – come in with traditional wear, any color with sparkles or golden, we will sparkle together this evening to make this event a gratifying experience for your families.

  • The activities at the event include:
  • Live DJ
  • Indian food and desert from a Mississauga caterer
  • Surprise gifts
  • Audience Dance 
  • Professional Photographer for portrait pictures with Photo Booth
  • Fireworks
  • Diwali Mitai (sweets) for your family.

Look Gorgeous and Have Fun

ICA-Kingston Celebrates – “Dandiya Night”

Dandiya Night – 2019

India-Canada Association of Kingston for the first time started a special event on Oct, 6th 2019  (Sunday) during the Navratri season. Dandiya Raas is the traditional folk dance form of India. 

Event Venue: St. Andrew’s by the Lake United Church,
1 Redden St. Kingston ON, K7M 4K7

Nearly 200 Indian and Canadian community members joined together to share this joyous special moment with family and friends.

Siju Simon

Member-at-Large

Siju is from Kerala, India. Lives with his family in Kingston since 2014. Prior to Canada, he lived in Scotland for 7 years. Siju has a Master’s degree in Social Work from Poona University, India and a graduate diploma in Child Care and Child Protection from Dundee University Scotland. Currently, he is working as a service manager with Family and Children’s Services. He has been associated with ICA activities since 2016.

Apurva Purohit

Member-at-Large

Apurva is born in Gujarat, Spent younger years in Mumbai, India. He lives with his wife and two children in Kingston since 2003. Apurva has B.E. (Mechanical), P. Eng.(Licensed Professional Engineer). Currently, he is the Director of Sales & Marketing at Cancoil Thermal Corporation, Kingston. He has been an active participant in ICA events for many years.

Kavita Bal

Member-at-Large

Kavita is from Nawanshahr, Punjab, India. She lives with her two sons in Kingston. Kavita is a Dentist (BDS 2001, Patiala, India), (DDS 2016, London, Ontario). She has a professional experience of 18 years working as a dentist. Currently, she is an Associate Dentist at Altima Dental Centre and a visiting dentist to clinics in Trenton. She has been an active participant in ICA events, member since 2016 and plays a vital role in Hindi and Dance School run by the ICA program office.

Elizabeth Priya Antony

Member-at-Large

Priya is from Kerala, India. She loves the City of Kingston and is home to her husband, son and herself Since 2011. She has a Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering from the University of Mumbai, MS from the University of Wisconsin, and Msc. in Computing from Queen’s University, Canada. Priya is currently working as an Analyst with Bombardier. She has been an active participant in the ICA events since 2014.

Haresh Raval

Member-at-Large

Haresh is from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. He lives with his wife, son and parents in Canada for the last 10 years. He has a degree in Mechanical engineer and Management diploma. He worked as Manager for a pipe manufacturing company in India. Currently, he runs a business and operates subway restaurants. Haresh has been active with ICA as an executive member since 2017.

Mukesh Patel (Mike Patel)

Member-at-Large

Mukesh (Mike) is from Kadi-Mehsana Gujarat, India. He lives with his wife, three children and parents in Kingston since 2005, moved to Canada in 1998. Mukesh Patel is educated as a Computer Programmer Analyst from Centennial College, Toronto, Canada. Currently, he owns the business of Multi-Unit Subway Sandwich Restaurants in Kingston and areas. He has been active as an executive member in ICA since 2017.