The Women’s Club of Glen Ridge hosts lunch to celebrate the art of henna – Essex News Daily

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GLEN RIDGE, NJ – On Tuesday, October 4, the Women’s Club of Glen Ridge kicked off its fall programming and entertained over 40 members and guests with a relaxed and engaging lunch celebrating the intricate art of henna. The club’s arts department hosted the event in the Historic Pavilion’s Williamsburg Ballroom.

In addition to a delicious lunch featuring Indian cuisine, members enjoyed an informative and engaging presentation on henna design, also known as “mehndi,” by professional artist Nisha Sharma of Mehndisha. Henna Art in Edison. During the presentation, attendees learned and viewed examples of the use of the herbal dye for temporary body art, coloring hair, skin, and nails, as well as fabrics such as leather. , wool and silk. To learn more about Sharma and her company, visit http://mehndisha.com/.

Over the next few months, the Women’s Club of Glen Ridge plans to host more in-person events for its members and is currently accepting new members. On October 23, the club will welcome guests for an intimate “Corks, No Forks” social event with live jazz music. Additionally, on November 9, the club’s international department will host a discussion with a United Nations representative on Afghanistan, including its history, relationship with the United States, and what may be in store for the country in the long run. term. Visit www.womensclubglenridge.com for more information.

Photos courtesy of the Glen Ridge Women’s Club

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