Kannada Rajyotsava Nov 3rd- 2018

Hello Friends,

Orlando Kannada Sangha cordially invites you with your family and friends to celebrate Rajyotsava and Deepavali. A fun-filled evening with cultural programs, socializing and great food.

When: November 3rd @4.30 PM
Where: HCSF Temple Auditorium
We encourage all OKS members to participate and make this event more memorable.

Charges for the event:


Adults – (Members)  $20
Kids – (Members/Non-Members)  $10
Adults – (Non-Members)  $25
Kids under 10 FREE
Students  $10


Snacks and tea/coffee will be served from 4.30 to 5 pm. Sumptuous Dinner will be served at the end of cultural programs.

Cultural programs: Please send programs entries to culturalcommittee@orlandokannadasangha.org. The cutoff date for sending registration is 10/15/2018.

Elections to the OKS Board for 2019

We have at least 4 board member positions open for the next year. All those who are deemed, members of good standing for a year are eligible to contest for these positions. If we receive more eligible nominations than the positions open, elections may be conducted during the Rajyotsava event. Here is the election schedule.

Submit nominations: October 16, 2018

Last day to Submit nominations: October 31, 2018

Last date to withdraw nominations: November 2, 2018

Check eligibility: November 1, 2018

Conduct elections, if needed: Saturday, November 3, 2018

Please send your self-nomination to ElectionOfficer@OrlandoKannadaSangha.org.

The annual membership fee will be collected at this event. Being a member affords the whole family to enjoy some OKS events for free. You can also pay membership fee online.

Please watch out evite for more details and we look forward to seeing you all on Nov 3rd.

OKS Team

Orlando Kannada Sangha Annual Picnic @ Central Winds Park, Winter Springs on 03/31/2018.


ನಮಸ್ಕಾರ ಸ್ನೇಹಿತರೆ,

Please join us for our Orlando Kannada Sangha Annual Picnic @Central Winds Park, Pavillion B, 1000 E State Road 434 Winter Springs FL 32708, [Map] on March 31st, 2018  A great time to enjoy the outdoors, meet up and have some fun over food and games! Please RSVP to Evite.

Menu for the Picnic Potluck lunch includes Idli, Sambhar, Puliyogare, Rice/ Rasam & Dessert. Please choose to sign up for an item(s) from the list published in “What to Bring” area in the Evite. If you would like to bring a food item to the picnic, and if all items are taken, please contact the board, and we will let you know what to bring. We will greatly appreciate if everyone can stick with the items listed.

Event Timing: 11:30 AM – 5: 00 PM

  • 11:30 – 12:30 PM Gathering time
  • 12:30 – 2:00 PM Lunch
  • 2:00 – 4:00 PM Activities
  • 4:00 – 4:30 PM Snacks & Coffee/Tea
  • 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM – Windup and Cleaning



  1. Lemon and Spoon( Individual)
  2. Balance Book on the head( Group)
  3. Volleyball

Kids (3-7 years)

  1. Egg hunt ( Please bring a basket)
  2. Egg and spoon

Kids (8-12 years)

  1. Balloon Waddle Race.
  2. Tug of war ( groups)


  1. Lemon and spoon
  2. Balance Book on Head

If you are not able to bring anything, we will gladly accept monetary contribution ($10/pp or $20/family) towards picnic expenses.

The event is free for members. $25 per family for non-members. Please pay Annual Membership for 2018 at the event ($40 Family, $25 individual) or you can pay it online.


ಸಿಗೋಣ! March 31 ರಂದು!!

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