Diwali Celebration at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

Saturday, November 17th 2018, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm



Brought to you by the Berkeley Heights YMCA and the Berkeley Heights Diversity Council, the community is invited to come together at the Berkeley Heights YMCA to celebrate Diwali - The Festival of Lights, one of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, which spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, knowledge over ignorance, and hope over despair. Click here to learn more about Diwali in India.


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Event Schedule

2:30-2:45 Welcome, The Story of Diwali 
2:45-3:15 Ceremony (Initial Diya Lighting and Sing Jai Ganesh Song)
3:15-3:45 Entertainment 
3:45-4:30 Food, Children's Crafts & Henna
4:30 Sparklers for Children

Food will be available for purchase!

Check out some of our performances from last year in the video below!



  • Francesca Garrard

    • Program Director
      • Berkeley Heights YMCA
    • 908 464 8373 x 2020
  • Tiffany Escott

    • Executive Director
      • Berkeley Heights YMCA
    • (908) 738-2141