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World Refugee Day!

World Refugee Day!

Come and join us to celebrate

Healthy relationships – Safe families –

Strong communities

SUNDAY 22 JUNE, 12-4PM

KILBIRNIE PARK AND PONEKE CLUB ROOMS

RAIN OR SHINE!

Free buses will run from Hutt and Porirua.

Call or email ChangeMakers by Wednesday 18 June to book your place.

801 5812 or kirsten@crf.org.nz. Limited seats!

Women’s soccer match

Music, dancing, delicious food

Launch of It’s Not Ok Community Champions Poster

Bring your own ball - friendly games welcome after main match

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