Milestones

Milestones

2019
10/18/2019

Memories of NJ’s Immigrants: An oral history presentation in partnership with Rutgers Oral History Archives.

06/08/2019

We celebrated third annual Heritage Day at Monroe Township Senior Center on Indian Classical dance performance by Sowparnika Dance Academy. This program was funded by the Middlesex County Office of Arts & Culture.

03/15/2019

Spring Festival – Presentation on “History of Festivals of India” by Ritu Chopra.

02/02/2019

Heartfulness Meditation on Saturdays and Sundays conducted at Rossmoor Active Adult Community Clubhouse.

01/25/2019

India Republic Day – Public event conducted at Rossmoor Clubhouse Ballroom.

01/06/2019

Meditation for Relaxation & Healing conducted by Ritu Chopra on Sundays in January 2019 at Rossmoor Active Adult Community Clubhouse.

2018
11/09/2018

Celebrated “Diwali” festival of light. On the occasion, we recognized foreign born Americans in Middlesex County. The project, in which we partnered with ROHA is funded by Middlesex County.

10/17/2018

We celebrated Durga Puja with Garba at the Rossmoor Clubhouse.

09/14/2018

Book signing of Honorable Prabhu Dayal , ex-consul general of India in New York promoting his book “The Surajpur Connection”. He donated the proceeds to the Club

06/21/2018

Fathers’ Day was celebrated at the Clubhouse Gallery

06/02/2018

We celebrated second annual Heritage Day at Monroe Township Senior Center on Indian Classical (Kuchipudi) dance performance. This program was funded by the Middlesex County Office of Arts & Culture.

05/11/2018

Mothers’ Day was celebrated at the Clubhouse Ballroom.

03/09/2018

Holi was celebrated at the Ballroom.

2017
12/22/2017

We conducted an event at the Rossmoor Clubhouse partnering with ROHS on Foreign born Americans in NJ. This project was funded by Middlesex County.

11/18/2017

We conducted an event at the Rutgers University partnering with ROHA on Foreign born Americans in NJ

09/21/2017

Durga Puja & Garba was held at Rossmoor Clubhouse.

07/05/2017

Workshop on Awareness and Prevention of Stroke was conducted on May 7th and 21st partnering with South Asian Total Health Initiative(SATHI) of Robert Wood Johnson Hospital. The event was publicized by writing an article on “Rossmoor News” and promoting on local TV Channel 26.

06/26/2017

World renouned motivational speaker M K Angajan delivered a talk on “Dynamics of the Mind” – excerpts published in Rossmoor News.

06/01/2017

Conducted Indian Classical (Kuchipudi) dance performance by Guru Smt. Aparnaat the senior center on June17.
This program was funded by Middlesex County Office of Arts & Culture.

05/18/2017

A workshop on Awareness & Prevention of Cancer was conducted by Sharon Manne of Cancer Institute of New Jersey at the Cedar Room.

05/12/2017

Mothers’ Day was held at the ZV Clubhouse Gallery

03/26/2017

Holi was celebrated at the Crown of India Restaurant with lunch buffet and music concert.

03/19/2017

A Oral History Workshop for the benefit of members was conducted at the Rutgers University partnering with

01/29/2017

India Republic Day was celebrated in a grand manner at the Clubhouse Ballroom.

2016
10/05/2016

As part of Durga Puja celebrations, Garba was held at the Clubhouse Ballroom

08/14/2016

We organized “India Independence Day” at Monroe Township Recreation Centering partnering with Monroe Township India Day Committee. Mayor Gerald Tamburro hoisted the Indian national flaG and read out and presented a Proclamation.

07/15/2016

Smile Meditation session was held at Clubhouse Maple Room with a view to improve health, self confidence, and develop and enrich one’s abilites.

06/18/2016

We conducted an event recognizing Foreign Born Americans in Rossmoor partnering with the Rutgers Oral History Archives. This program was funded by Middlesex County.

06/15/2016

A workshop on “Holistic Science” was conducted by Dr. Kamlesh Shah at the Clubhouse Gallery.

06/04/2016

A memorial Service was held for Director David Krieger who suddenly passed away on May 29th at the Meeting House.

05/17/2016

Raja Yoga Meditation orientation session was held from 11.30 am to 12.30 pm at the Gallery. The event was widely published by an article on “Rossmoor News” and announcing on Channel 26(local TV). It was decided to conduct eight sessions on Saturdays starting the next Saturday.

04/15/2016

Lunar New Year was celebrated at the Cedar Room/clubhouse. Guest Speaker from Shri Ram Chandra Mission (SRCM), Monroe talked on Sahaj Marg (Nature Path) Raja Yoga Meditation.

03/11/2016

Holi Celebrated at the Cedar Room/Clubhouse.

01/22/2016

Shankranthi (Indian Harvest Festival) was celebrated at the Clubhouse Gallery

2015
06/22/2015

Conducted a tour of Akshardham temple at Robbinsville for the benefit of Non- Indians of Rossmoor. The program was published in Rossmoor News for June 2015.

05/17/2015

NJ 350 – an exhibition on how Indians contributed to the culture and economy of the State of NJ for the past 350 years were presented by a travelling exhibit of 4-H Indian Langoor Club. South Asian American Digital Archive partnered and made a presentation. Lunch was catered by Crown of India Restaurant.

02/28/2015

We conducted an event “Vasudheiva Kutumbakam” (World is one family) focusing on “Awareness and Prevention of Sickel cell disease” at the Crown of India Restaurant , Plainsboro partnering with Dr. Ramesh Pandey, CEO Ayurveda University, New Brunswick. This was followed by music concert by Jersey Rhythm.

01/31/2015

Indian American Club conducts the first public event “India Republic Day” in a grand manner at Rossmoor Clubhouse Ballroom. A Joint Legislative Resolution recognizing Indian American Club is presented by Senator Linda Greenstein and assemblymen DeAngelo and Benson. 85 people including several dignitaries attended. Talks followed by a light music concert and buffet dinner follows.

01/16/2015

Hon’ble Mayor of Monroe Township Richard Pucci issues a proclamation calling the attention of Monroe Township residents to the observance of India Republic Day on January 26, 2015 at our request.

2014
12/20/2014

Inaugural meeting of Indian American Club held at the Clubhouse Gallery.

07/17/2014

IRS issues communication determining Indian American Club as a tax exempt nonprofit under Sec. 501 (c )3 Fifty members enrolled. Rossmoor Active Adult Community recognizes the organization as an independent club and extends all benefits entitled including free use of facilities at the Rossmoor Club house.