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Clinton Hill Branch Library, 380 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Come join us for yet another Vitiligo Support Group meeting. First 15 minutes of every meeting, we do a meet and greet so members can get a chance to know each other. After that, we discuss issues personal or general related to dealing and living with vitiligo. Snacks and beverages are usually served so no need to bring your own. Spaces are limited so please RSVP. Thank You and hope to see you soon.
Shazaad Games, group leader
Where: Clinton Hill Branch Library, 380 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY
When: Saturday, January 17, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
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