This is my first newsletter address to you and I like to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to all you supportive members and my fellow committee for the honour to serve you as President for the I.I Singapore Chapter.
Special mention to Mrs Peggy Loh, our Immediate Past President and her team for the devotion and contribution, and the opportunity for me to work with the team in the past two years.
In this new term, along with our committee, we look forward to bringing you new exciting events and workshops connecting Ikebana with culture and arts and continue to reach out to various communities for greater awareness of this special art. Speaking about workshops, we have some good news for you ! All members will be entitled to one complimentary workshop this year, so come along and have some hands-on fun with Ikebana!
In the coming months, we will be hosting our Annual AGM Lunch on 13 Sept, and do mark your calendar for an exhibition at Japan Creative Centre from 3 to 5 Oct along with Newcomers’ tea and the much look forward Christmas Lunch event on 6th Dec.
Hari Raya Haji is around the corner. This is a local festival for people to remember their blessings, sharing and compassion for the needy.
Wishing all our Muslim friends Selamat Hari Raya Haji !
August will also mark our Nation’s 52nd Birthday! Wishing a very Happy Birthday to Singapore and to all Singaporeans a very happy celebration.
Friendship through flowers