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COMING SOON  –     at our   Church   2nd December 2pm

”UNIVERSAL CHILD”

“LOOSELY WOVEN”  gives  FREE XMAS CONCERT

Fund raiser for Amnesty International 

The local music group  “LOOSELY WOVEN” led by Wayne Richmond,  will be giving a free community concert  on  Sunday   2nd Dec at   2 pm. 

 (note the earlier than usual time) 

 This will be a free,  light-hearted, acoustic concert (and cabaret). It is called “Universal Child” after the beautiful Annie Lennox song that  opens the second half.  You will hear  23  fine instrumentalists and singers,  and  included are violins,  flute, harp, clarinets, saxophones , recorders  ,guitars, mandolin,  concertinas, accordion, keyboard and percussion.

You can enjoy a musical treat and  also support human rights by coming .

Wayne Richmond, the leader of the group, is one of the Peninsula’s inspirational leaders in giving live music to the community .    Wayne and many of the musicians are Amnesty Members and regularly raise money for Amnesty at Avalon and also at Humph.Hall – Wayne’s venue  at  Allambie.

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The concert is free and so is the afternoon tea but donations will go to Amnesty International in its efforts to help people around the world suffering human rights abuse.

Avalon Amnesty International group is at present working on several campaigns.  At  our concert we will give supporters a chance to sign letters as part of the Amnesty “Write for Rights” campaign – around the world millions send letters on behalf of  people who face  discrimination, violence, imprisonment and even death.

On the list  this year:

  • “Pussy Riot in Russia” – protest music group imprisoned
  • Nasrin  in Iran who is a  human rights lawyer and mother of two and is serving six years’ imprisonment in Tehran as a result of her peaceful human rights work,
  •  Gao Zhisheng  A human rights lawyer in China, endures enforced disappearance, torture, illegal house arrest and imprisonment as a result of his work.
  • And others

Free Concert:   “Universal Child”  (Loosely Woven)

Date: 2nd   December   @  2  p.m. 

Place:    Avalon Baptist Church –   2 George St.

 

Information: Kath Moody 9918 2502       kath_moody@hotmail.com

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