Events Calendar – Issue 9

8th November 2012

Late News: Carole King and Sue Tilt will be at Soyz Bar Market on Sunday 18th November with loads of items to raise funds for Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips).  For further details click Golden Hearts

2013    Golden Hearts Raffle in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) This year’s Golden Hearts Raffle was launched on the 1st October 2012 and will be drawn in the second week of January 2013. The top prize is worth over 1,000TL and the second prize over 900TL. Tickets are 5TL each and can be purchased from the following outlets:- Best Sellers Book Store – Karakum and Alsancak Ozankoy Book Shop,   St Andrews Church Hall Girne c/o John Dyer,  Sandy & Yusuf – Chateau Lambousa Market on Saturday and The Lodge Market on a Sunday,  Steve the Book – Chateau Lambousa Market on Saturday. For more details click Golden Hearts Raffle
Every Monday and Wednesday “Friends Line Dancers – The Punjab, Lapta. Beginners  Level on Wednesdays.   Times  10:00 am – 12:00 noon. For more information   Tel:   0533 8215185 / 0542 8820366  
Every 1st and 3rd Monday in the month From 7pm to 9pm at Riviera Bungalows, Karaoglanoglu, CESV (Civil Emergency Service Volunteers)  will be holding First Aid Training classes open to adults (14+).  Refreshments will be available at 5TL  If you want to learn some life-saving skills or brush up on previous skills then go along and join in a friendly informal group.  For further information call Steve Collard on 0548 845 5927
10th November – Saturday ATA are planning a Ten Pin Bowling event at the Kings Leisure Centre, Zeytinlik starting at 3.30pm for members, their families and friends.. A meal will be available of Fish & Chips or a Vegetarian Option with a soft drink included.  The cost will be Members 25 TL and Non-members 30 TL Please book by email to ata.events@yahoo.com or telephone 0542 851 8377 (Pearl) for more information. Your meal choice should be stated when booking and final bookings must be made by Wednesday 7th November at St Andrews Church Hall, Kyrenia between 10am and 12.00 noon. Payment will be required for cancellations made after this date.  
10th November – Saturday Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch – Poppy Walk 11am starting and finishing at JK’s Bar.  This is a fun and sociable event designed for all ages and capabilities including wheelchair entries and will take the form of a flat and easy circular 5Km route, which includes part of the new coastal path thanks to the Lapta Belediyesi, followed by a second 5km circular around Lapta village. Fancy dress is optional but actively encouraged and JK’s are planning to have a bouncy castle plus live entertainment on the day.  Branch member Lord Maginnis of Drumglass has kindly agreed to launch the walk on the day. The cost to participate is 10tl (or 20tl on the day) and registration forms and sponsorship forms are available from the RBL stall at the Lambousa market, the Courtyard Inn in Karakum or online at: http://www.rblkyrenia.com/events/event_poppywalk.html  Everyone is welcome to participate.
10th November – Saturday The Auction House at Chateau Lambousa, Lapta will be holding their next auction starting at 1pm.  Viewing on Friday 9thNovember from 10am until 3pm.
11th November – Sunday Remembrance Sunday service at the Old British Cemetery at 12.25pm The Rev. Richard Frost will be officiating, he has now been officially nominated as the Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, Chaplain. The service will be followed by lunch at the Ship Inn, Karaoğlanoğlu at 30TL Bookings required through the Entertainment Secretary by emailing event@rblkyrenia.com  or telephone 0533 8736876
11th November – Sunday Lefke Date Day.  The usual 2-day festival has been changed to one day only.  There will be stalls with local produce including dates and strawberry juice plus crafts and many other interesting items.  
12th November -Monday At 17.00 at the Sefler Pastanesi in Lefkosa, the Cancer Research Fund will be holding an introductory meeting to discuss and share ideas for the organization of the 2013 Orchid Walk and support for the Cancer Research Fund.  For details click CRF – and if you would like to attend please register with Rezan Fahrioglu at rezanfahrioglu@yahoo.comor on Facebook
13th November – Tuesday

NCCCT

The next NCCCT Coffee Morning is at the Deniz Kizi Hotel at 10.30am.  Entrance is 10TL and includes coffee and cakes.  There will be a raffle and there will be a variety of stalls.  This may be a good opportunity to buy some Christmas presents.
14th November – Wednesday Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their Afternoon Tea Talk at the Mountain View Hotel, the speaker will be Major Brian Thomas talking about The Guard at Windsor Castle.  There will be the normal sandwiches and cakes, plus tea or coffee and the raffle and goodie bag to look forward to.  To book a place telephone 0533 876 1483
16th November – Friday Children in Need Foundation (CINF) Winter Ball at the Cratos Premium Hotel, Çatalkőy.  The Manhattans will be performing their fabulous tribute act.   The event starts at 7pm – black tie/cocktail or evening dress.  Tickets are 140TL (£50) and includes a 3-course set meal and local drinks plus imported key spirits. Tickets on sale from Supaclean, Girne and the DVD shop in Catalkoy from mid-October. To book a place for this fabulous evening contact – Laurence on floydlaurence@googlemail.com  (tel: 0533 879 6892) or Mally on mallytorris@yahoo.co.uk  (tel: 0533 853 9499)
17th November – Saturday 10am to 2.30pm.  The Black Olive Café, Incesu will be holding a children’s fun day.  30TL to include lunch snacks and handicrafts.  Book a table by emailing Vicki at theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
18th November – Sunday Lapta Belediyesi have organized their 2nd Cycle Tour and this time it will be starting in Çamlibel, to Tepebaşi and finishing in Koruçam.  The meeting point will be at Akcan Cycle Shop in Alsancak at 09.00 and at 09.30 there will be free transport for the cyclists and their bikes to Çamlibel for the start of the cycle tour.  Bicycles can be rented from Akcan Cycle Shop at 15TL each. After the cycle tour there will be a meal at Yorgo Restaurant in Koruçam at 30TL per person.  Please book before 16th November for the tour and/or meal.  Click  Cycle Tour for details.  Children under the age of 15 years must be accompanied by an adult. For further information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878
18th November – Sunday 2pm Kick-off.  Rugby Match in Alsancak between The Pumas and Unique Nomads.  7TL Entrance fee.
19th November – Monday

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NCCCT Bingo at The Ravine in Alsancak starting at 8pm with the usual Mini Mars Bars for the lucky winners.  As the rollover jackpot was won at the last bingo night in October there will now be a new jackpot starting at 900TL so well worth going along to chance your luck.    
19th November – Monday CESV will be at Sinya Restaurant in Tatlisu where they will be starting first aid evenings from 7pm to 9pm.  All adults are welcome so why not go along and learn some life saving skills in a friendly informal group.   If anyone is interested in joining the CESV team contact Steve Collard on 0548 845 5927 or go along to Tatlisu on the 19th November for a chat.
23rd November – Friday 7pm – The Black Olivc Café in Incesu will be holding a Fun Quiz.  15TL to include supper.  Teams must be pre-booked by contacting Vicki at theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
26th November – Monday Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch –  1st Annual General Meeting. In the Dining Room of the Deniz Kizi Hotel, Alsancak.  Registration starts at 7.30pm, Meeting at 8pm.  Members only, who must have a valid membership card in order to attend and vote.  Notification of Attendance forms must be returned to the Secretary by email at info@rblkyrenia.com or to the RBL stall at Lambousa Market, by midnight on Sunday 18th November 2012
28th November – Wednesday The Black Olive Café in Incesu are hoping to hold a cake decorating class so if you are interested  please contact Vicki at theblackolivecafe@gmail.com   More information to follow.
28th November – Wednesday From 5.30pm onwards, The Olive Press will be having their first wine tasting evening.  This will be a chance to try some lovely samples supplied by Cape Wines.
30th November – Friday Kyrenia Chamber Choir will be holding their annual Christmas Concert in the Crypt at Bellapais Abbey at 8pm.  Admission will be by donation of 25TL in return for a programme.  All proceeds will be donated to the SOS Children’s Village Kindergarten.
30th November – Friday 7pm – Ladies Night at The Black Olive Café, Incesu.  The theme will be a Clothes Show (details to follow). If you have any ideas for future themes please let Vicki know by emailing her at  theblackolivecafe@gmail.com

1st December – Saturday Kyrenia Animal Rescue (KAR) will be holding their Christmas Bazaar at the Teachers Hotel, Girne, commencing at 11am.   There will be a wide range of Christmassy items plus Tombola and a Grand Draw.  Hot mince pies and mulled wine will be available and there will also be a visit from Santa.  Click  KAR
2nd December – Sunday The Foreign Residents (TFR) will be holding their Annual Christmas Dinner at the Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 6pm.  There will be a 3-course meal followed by coffee and brandy @ 25TL for members and 35TL for non-members.   Drinks are not included  and will be at the hotel price of 5TL per local drink.   If you wish to attend please confirm by 24th November latest to any of the following:- Heinz Nauroth – heinz.nauroth@yahoo.de or Tel: 0533 877 3076 Ralph Kratzer  –  ralphkratzer@gmail.com  or Tel: 0533 845 4913 Horst Gutowski – horstgutowski1949@gmail.com  or Tel: 0533 845 0923
5th and 6th December Wednesday & Thursday Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their seasonal “sing-alongs” at the Mountain View Hotel starting at 7.30pm.  The price is 25TL which will include a plate of seasonal nibbles.  This is always a popular event so book early to avoid disappointment.
6th/7th/8th December Thursday/ Friday/Saturday The Kyrenia Amateur Dramatic Society (KADS) will be performing 2 plays “Costa del Packet” and “World Premiere” at the Kyrenia Municipality Cultural Centre (near the Police Station and Wednesday Market site).  The performance will commence at 8pm and all profits will be donated to Kyrenia Animal Rescue and the SOS Children’s Village.   Click KADS  Reservations can be made at Lambousa Saturday Market or at the Cultural Centre door on the nights of the performances. For further information call: Beverley on 0533 832 8121 or Caroline on 0533 838 7370
8th December – Saturday Children’s Fun Day at The Black Olive Café in Incesu.  More details to follow.
8th December – Saturday

NCCCT

NCCCT will be holding their Christmas Bazaar at the Pia Bella Hotel, Girne, starting at 11am.  There will be lots of Christmassy items to choose from so make a note in your diary for an event not to be missed.   More details to follow.
15th December – Saturday Children’s Christmas Party at The Black Olive Café in Incesu.  More details to follow.
21stDecember – Friday Christmas Fun Quiz at The Black Olive Café in Incesu.  More details to follow.