Monthly Events: April 2014

Indonesian Cultural Night presents "Back to Childhood Memories"
Date: April 26 2014
Time: 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
Venue: Wilkie Auditorium
Description: Indonesian Cultural Night is the biggest annual event of Indonesian Student Association presenting Indonesian culture (traditional dances, songs, traditional foods, and traditional games). This semester, there will be authentic Indonesian foods, interactive booths, and performances. For more info, please contact Paulus Hardjabrata at

Asian Cultures Around Campus presents “Holi Festival” Sponsored by IU Asian Culture Center, Dhar India Studies, and Indian Student Association
Date: Wednesday,  April 23, 2014
Time: 4:30 to 6:00 pm
Venue:  Collins Living Learning Courtyard, Woodlawn Avenue
(Color fight will be held towards the end of the program from 5:30 to 6p.m.)
Description: Holi  also known as the festival of colors is one of the most festive holidays in India. It will be celebrated at IU with dance demonstrations, food tasting, henna, and color powder throwing to symbolize the coming of spring and bringing good harvests. Holi typically falls on the day after the first full moon in the month of March and is a day full of laughter and fun! For more questions please contact  Don't forget to wear something you don't mind getting color on.  In case of rain, the event will be postponed to another date.

"Kurds and Kurdistan: An Introduction"
Date: Monday, April 21, 2014
Time: 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Venue: Asian Culture Center, 807 E. 10th Street
Description: Bloomington community member Kanyaw Ali will provide a powerpoint presentation introducing the community to the Kurdish culture. This event will also feature Kurdish foods, including Dolma with Grape Leaves. Please join us for this unique opportunity to learn about Iraqi Kurdistan.

ACC programs

The ACC hosts many events on a regular basis. Check out the calender below for our scheduled events. You can also pick up a program flyer at the center or at any of our events. All events are free unless otherwise indicated. See our note about parking for programs at the ACC on our facilities page.

Here is a list of our regular programs, click for details: