In accordance with the decision of H.E Mr the President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, to recognize the Amazigh New Year “Yennayer” as a National and official holiday (Act N°18-12 of July 2, 2018, amending and supplementing Act N°63-278 of July 26,1963 establishing the list of public holidays), the Consulate General of Algeria in New York has the great pleasure to announce that it will be commemorating “Yennayer 2969”.
Join us with your families in celebrating this special event, which will be featuring a set of activities including:
- An exhibition on the history of the Amazigh heritage;
- A variety of Amazigh musical genres;
- A henna ceremony;
- A traditional “Trez tray” (Dried fruits, nut assortment and sweets)
When : January 11, 2019 at 5pm
Where : Consulate General of Algeria, 15 East 47 Street New York, NY 10017
Registration is free, Space is limited
- by phone (212) 308 -2505
- or by e-mail
You are cordially welcome!