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ICON Yalda Potluck


Come join your own community for a night of food, poetry, laughter, and music. ICON’s (Iranian Community of the Northeast) volunteers have organized a potluck style Yalda Night with live music performances, literature reading, and food.

We all will bring food or drinks or both. Please sign up for one or more items (the more the merrier) from the list below.

THIS IS A PUBLIC EVENT AND ADMISSION IS FREE but space is limited to 80 persons and RSVP is needed. RSVP from the link below: Click here to RSVP

Live music performance:

First Half:

8:30-8:50 Tan Haw Band:
Vocals, Guitar, Bass: Mani Nilchiani
Cajon: Ali Ghomashchi
Guitar, Bass, Keys: Nathan Thompson

8:55-9:15 Vatan Band:
Mona Kayhan: Vocals, Ukulele
Sara Tazari: Vocals, Percussion
Piruz Partovi: Persian Tar, Vocal
Ozan Aksoy: Zarb, Percussion

Second Half:

9:30-9:45: Iranian Classical Music
Kaveh Haghtalab: Kamancheh
Yousef Daniel Tehrani: Vocal and Tonbak

9:50-10:10: The Muslims and A Mexican
Anoush Saboktakin: Mountain Dulcimer and Vocal
Luis Delgado: Acoustic Guitar and Vocal
Kaveh Haghtalab: Kamancheh

Paper Presentation print company has graciously offered their support and services for free to print cards for our event.

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