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Applause for Lithuanian community musician

From listening to her immigrant parents and their friends sing Lithuanian songs late into the night to playing the organ every Sunday at St Casimir Chapel, music has been a big part of Nemira Stapleton’s life. The 2024 Order of Australia Medal recipient shared her story.

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Celebrating faith and freedom

For most South Australians February 16 passed like any other Friday, but for the small Lithuanian community in Adelaide it was a time to reflect and give thanks as they celebrated the 100-year anniversary of their homeland’s Declaration of Independence.

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