Events Calendar – Issue 13

6th December 2012

2013    Golden Heart Raffle in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips)KANSERLOGOTURKISH sml  This year’s Golden Heart 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 Heart Raffle
Every Monday and Wednesday “Friends Line Dancers – The Punjab, Lapta.Beginners  Level on Wednesdays.   Times  10:00 am – 12:00 noonFor more information   Tel:   0533 8215185 / 0542 8820366 
Every 1st and 3rd Monday in the month  CESV 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
1st December 2012 to 1st February 2013 Garden competition   If you want to enter your garden for the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival Garden Competition you will need to register between the dates shown.  The winner will be announced in June 2013.  For further details telephone Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878 or Eylem Zaimoğlu on 0533 862 9001 and to see the poster click here
6th/7th/8th December Thursday/ Friday/Saturday/KADS colour logo 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 KADSReservations 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
7th December – Friday There will be a concert at Karaman Church at 8pm with  international flautist Sefika Kutluer. Admission by donation.  Complimentary wine/soft drinks during the interval.  To reserve seats call 0533 877 8911.    This sounds like a nice event.
8th December – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Children’s Christmas Fun Day at The Black Olive Café in Incesu from 10am to 2.30pm.  30TL to include lunch snacks and drinks.  Fun and games and Christmas handicrafts.  For more information call Vicki on 0533 8355133
8th December – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Café will be having a Fun Musical Quiz starting at 7.30pm.  Everyone welcome.  15TL meals available.  Please book your team by calling Vicki on 0533 8355133
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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.  
8th December – SaturdayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml British Residents’ Society will be holding their annual mince pies and mulled wine get-together at St Andrew’s Church Hall at 11am.  Sue & Carole will be there as well with tickets for the Golden Heart Raffle for Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips).  Another nice event to go to.
9th December – SundayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml Bella View Hotel in Bellapais will having a Christmas sing-along starting at 8pm in aid of Tulips and Carole and Sue will also be there with tickets for the Golden Heart Raffle.  Tickets for the event are 25TL per person to include a plate of nibbles.  To book Tel: 0533 839 7399, 0533 831 3193 or 0533 833 0841  To see further details click here
12th December – WednesdayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling The Olive Press – Christmas Party.  7.30 with a carol concert starting at around 8pm followed by a buffet and then lots of entertainment.  Entry is free but please confirm if you are going to help plan the buffet.  Tel:  Martin Appleton on 0533 880 1196
14th December – FridayGrup Umut Grup Umut will be performing at the Bedesten in Lefkoşa in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips).  The concert starts at 8pm.  Click link for programme   Please note the entrance fee will now be 15TL
14th December – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Café will be holding a Turbo Tarot event, a small taste of tarot reading for those who may like to know what 2013 has in store for them – 10TL.  Dinner will be from 7pm at 15TL.
15th December – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Children’s Christmas Party at The Black Olive Café in Incesu with a visit from Father Christmas.  5TL entry includes snack and juice.  Lots of fun.  For more information call Vicki on 0533 8355133
15th December – SaturdayBooks for everyone Best Seller Bookshop, Karakum, between 1pm and 4pm, will be holding a book-signing by Heidi Trautmann of her new book “’Art and Creativity in North Cyprus – Volume I”.
15th December – Saturday  at 3pmaaand  16th December – Sunday  at 10am Chess Board  Lapta Belediyesi will be holding a 2-day chess tournament at the Lapida Hotel, Lapta.  Registration fee 10TL, closing date to take part Thursday 13th December.  To book a place contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878 If you would like to stay overnight at the Lapida Hotel this can be booked with Berke or direct with the hotel on 0533 8621500.There are prizes for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th winners.  For more information click here
16th December – SundayMotorbike The Bikers Club will be doing their last tour for 2012 from 10.30am to 4pm.  The Route will be Gonyeli Circle to Lemar Guzelyurt to Lefke where there will be lunch at Mardin Restaurant  for 30TL. 
16th December – Sunday  Doğankoy Church will be holding a pre-Christmas coffee morning from 11am to 2pm.  This is a lovely venue so why not go along and meet the locals and enjoy this wonderful piece of heritage.
17th December – Monday Due to the closeness of Christmas and the many other events taking place the NCCCT Bingo Night at the Ravine has now been CANCELLED.Check the Events Calendar for the next Bingo Night which will now be held in the New Year.
19th December – WednesdayRBL JK’s Lapta – Christmas Carol singing starting at 7pm.  There will be music by Big T, mince pies & mulled wine.  Fancy dress for the kids. This event is in aid of the Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch.  For further details telephone Daren on 0533 835 6114 and click here to see poster.
21st December – FridayBlack Olive logo Christmas Fun Quiz at The Black Olive Café in Incesu starting at 7pm.  Dinner and dessert will be 20TL.  Teams must be pre-booked.  Call Vicki on 0533 8355133
22nd December – SaturdayChildren in need foundation The Corner House in Ozanköy will be holding a Christmas Fair from 1.30pm in aid of CINF.   There will be carols and stalls with lots of Christmas items as well as cakes and other goodies.  For further information telephone 0542 852 5258 or for further details click here
23rd December – SundayDartboard The Lapta Municipality will be holding a Darts Tournament at Olive Paradise Village, Sht. Ibrahim Nidai Caddesi, Lapta, commencing 2pm.  The entrance fee is 10YL and bookings should be made with Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878.There will be prizes of 1st – 500TL, 2nd 300TL, 3rd – 200TL and each of the 3 winners will also have 1 night’s stay for 2 people with breakfast  at the Olive Paradise Village.
31st December – MondayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling  The Olive Press will be having a New Year’s Eve Night Party.  Retro fun and games is the theme for the evening – Mr & Mrs, Play Your Cards Right, Beetle Drive and Shove Halfpenny.  Entry is free and couples will be needed for Mr & Mrs and teams of 2 for Play Your Cards Right.   This sounds like a real fun night.  For more information call Martin Appleton on 0533 8801196