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Lantern Festival 2011

 

 

Date : 12 / 09 / 2011

 

Venue : Rivervale Primary School & Harmony Square

 

Time : 5.30pm to 7.15pm (Rivervale Primary School),

            7.30pm to 10.00pm (Harmony Square)

 

OBJECTIVES

 

 

Lantern Festival is a traditional culture celebrated by the Chinese. Through the celebration of this festival, we hope that:

 

  • Pupils get to know and understand people of other races and religions and the importance of mutual respect to preserve racial harmony.
  • Pupils will appreciate the different cultures and learn to cherishSingapore’s rich and diverse culture as a united strength.
  • Pupils will learn and appreciate the Chinese Culture through the celebration.
  • Promote family bonding within the community.

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