CAPA-Ohio hosted a community family picnic in the Alum Creek Park, Lewis Center, Ohio to celebrate Pakistan’s 66th birthday. The event was attended by about 230 people. BBQ chicken, beef burgers, and plenty of food and deserts were shared by families in the Park. CAPA provided the shelter, paper supplies, charcoal, chicken for BBQ and water/ice. Kids’ won prizes by competing in various games. Adults played Cricket and socialized. A cake was cut by the senior members of the community. It was a successful event attended by unexpectedly large number of people which showed that the Pakistani community in Central Ohio is growing.
Archive for August, 2013
20130 CAPA Eid Mela was held on Saturday, August 10 in the Westerville Community Hall and it was overwhelmingly attended by more than 750. Adults, youths, teenagers and kids were dressed in their Eid outfits. All attendees were entertained with free Pakistani food and socialized from 1:00 – 6:00 PM. Kids enjoyed face painting and balloons. The Eid Mela was possible due to sponsorships of 20 families of Central Ohio.