Events Calendar – Issue 32

18th April 2013

By Margaret Sheard

Note:

See our separate Regular Events Calendar for all of the regular weekly events which may be of interest to you.

20th April – SaturdayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml

This will be the 3rd Esentepe Fun Run and will be in memory of George Roper who died in 2012 and was the instigator of the original event to raise funds for Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips). The route will take the “old shore” road between the Carrington main office (co-located with Magic Bar) and the main junction to Esentepe.  The runs will be 2k starting at 10am (registration 08.30), 10k starting at 11am (registration 9am) and 5k starting at 12 noon (registration 9.30am).  The 2k and 5k will be on the shore route and the 10k will follow the same route but will have 40m on the main road.

See Esentepe Fun Run and Fun Day Latest Update by clicking here.

20th April – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Lambousa Market, Lapta.3 months must elapse between donations.
20th April – SaturdayApril 2013 Lambousa Auction

There will be an auction at Chateau Lambousa, Lapta starting at 1pm.  Viewing is on the 19th April between 10am and 3pm and on the morning of the auction.

21st April – SundayFishing rod

Rod & Line and Spear Fishing starting at 05.30, the meeting point will be Karșiyaka Cross Roads Coffee Shop.

For more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878

This event is part of the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival.

21st April – SundayMotorcycle

Motorcycle Tour followed by a concert at Sempati Hotel starting at 1.30pm where the group will be Group Garage.

Meeting points for the tour are:

10.30am Kyrenia Bikers Club

11.30am Gonyeli Roundabout

1pm K.A.S.K. Beach (Karșiyaka)

The route will be Lapta, Kyrenia, Gonyeli, Yilmazkoy, Camblibel, Karsiyaka, Alsancak & Lapta

For more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878

This event is part of the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival.

22nd April – MondayGAU logo sml

There will be a day of events at GAU American College starting at 11.30am with a drum parade, zumba and band and during the day there will be a choir, dance, folk dancing, school band, pre-school show, football show.   This looks like a very entertaining day.

22nd April – Monday to 26th April – Friday

An exhibition of paintings by Brian Self (former President and Honorary Member of TFR) under the name “The Colours of Invention”.  The exhibition is at the Eaved House (Saçaklı Ev Műzesi) in Lefkoşa.   Opening times 8am to 3.30pm except Thursday which is 8am to 1pm and 2pm to 5.30pm.

24th April – WednesdayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling

The Olive Press will be celebrating their 1st birthday with a bowls competition from 9am until around 4pm and in the evening there will be a party starting at 8pm.  Tickets will firstly be available to members but after 22nd February any remaining tickets will be available to anyone who would like to attend. 

25th to 27th April Thursday to SaturdayATA Logo

The Anglo Turkish Association (ATA) will be holding a craft exhibition at Club Z, Girne.  The opening will be at 6.30pm on 24th April and the exhibition 10am to 5pm on Thursday and Friday and 10am to 2pm on Saturday.

This is open for members and non-members to exhibit their own crafts free of charge.

For further information and entry forms contact Isik on 0533 860 9726, Sue on 0533 877 8911 or Caroline on 0533 838 7370

26th April – Friday

Justin Ash will be Live at Roots Bar (on Kucuk Erenkoy road, sea front between Jashan’s and Seabreeze Bar) from 8.30pm ’til late.  Put on your dancing shoes for a great night.

For further information call 0533 867 4864

26th April – FridayBlack Olive logo

The Black Olive Cafe/Studio will be holding a St George’s Day Theme Fun Quiz starting at 7pm.  15TL to include dinner.

To book a team contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com

27th April – SaturdayBlack Olive logo

Black Olive Cafe/Studio – Children’s Fun Day 10am to 2.30pm.  30TL to include lunch snacks and juice.  Lots of fun and games.

For more information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com

27th April – SaturdayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml 

The George Roper Fun Day.  This will be an afternoon and evening event at King’s Bar, Turtle Beach, Esentepe and will include a grand auction, 4 live bands, line dancing, raffle and a buffet at 10TL per person.   See Latest Update for the Fun Run and Fun Day by clicking here.

28th April – SundayBoot

Hiking Tour with guide.  Meeting points – Lapta Municipality at 8am and Sadrazamkoy at 8.30am.  The route will be around the Sadrazamkoy area.

For more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878

This event is part of the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival.

28th April – SundayKar new very sml 180 wide

KAR Dog Show at Bariş Park – “Paws in the Park” from 10am.  There are 12 different classes to be judged.

To see our article and the poster giving details for this event please click here

29th April – MondayFootball

Football Tournament – Group Stages and Elimination.  The venue is Lapta Football Pitch, registration fee 150TL per team.  There will be prizes of 1000TL, 500TL and 250TL.  Closing date for registration is 26th April.

For more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878

This event is part of the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival.

29th April – MondayKar new very sml 180 wide

“A Night at the Dogs” Fun night with greyhound racing competition at The Meadows Restaurant (near Bellapais traffic lights – rear of Pia Bella Hotel). Starts at 7pm, tickets 30TL for a 2-course meal and entry to the competition.   The event is in aid of KAR and Doğankoy Church.   For more information or to reserve a place contact Mick on 0533 877 4537 or Paula on 0533 830 3256

1st May – WednesdayBlack Olive logo

The Black Olive Cafe/Studio will be holding a May Day Fair from 12 noon.  There will be fun, food, drinks, stalls and music.  KAR will be joining the event to raise some funds for their charity.

For more information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com

3rd May – FridayOlive Press Flat Green BowlingRBL

The Olive Press will be holding a Spot the Intro night hosted by Max Pickup (Bayrak radio) starting at 8pm.  Teams of 2 people at 10TL per team and there will be fines of 1TL per team for those who are too clever or a bit clueless!  The event is in aid of the Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch.

3rd May – Friday

A new restaurant is opening in Chelsey Village, this is the Chelsey Village Restaurant and on 3rd May they will be having a special evening to celebrate with local singer Chrissy there to entertain.  Why not go along and try it out.

For more information visit our website by clicking here

4th May – Saturdayten-pin bowling

Lapta Tourism Festival – 10 pin Bowling Competition at King’s Bowling Leisure Centre, starting at 10am. 

For more information or to register for the event contact Berks Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878

6th to 11th May Monday to Saturday

There is an exhibition of painting by Jawa Ali (The Bikers’ Biker) at the Atatűrk Cultural Centre in Lefkoşa

10th May – Friday Al Shaheen in Karakum will be having live music with the Gypsy Brothers.  If you fancy a nice meal with some good entertainment this will be a good place to go.  To book a table contact Imtiaz on 0533 842 2784
11th May – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak. 3 months must elapse between donations.
11th May – SaturdayBlack Olive logo

There will be an art exhibition by The Hermitage Art Group at The Black Olive Cafe/Studio from 10am to 1pm

For more information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com

14th May – TuesdayNCCCT logo

The NCCCT Coffee Morning will be at The Dome Hotel, Girne.  Make a note to go along to this very popular event.

17th May – FridayBowlsOlive Press Flat Green Bowling

Lapta Tourism Festival will be holding a flat green bowls knockout competition at The Olive Press in Lapta.  Entry is free and it will be  10TL per person for those taking part.  Registration to be made by 10th May.

To book or for further information contact 0533 880 1196.   To see more about this event click here

20th May – MondayNCCCT logo

NCCCT Bingo Night at The Ravine in Alsancak starting at 8pm.  There is a rollover jackpot of 1,200TL.  A book of 6 cards @ 35TL. Free raffle and the famous Mars bars for the winners.  Pre-order a nice supper of Fish & Chips for 15TL when you arrive to be served at half-time.  A good evening’s entertainment.

24th May – FridayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services

Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be putting on a Motown night with their favourite DJ’s at the Mountain View Hotel.  More details to follow soon.

25th May – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe/Studio will be having a Curry and Cobra night with Barry Snakes playing in the garden, starting at 7.30pm.If you want to eat it is best to book a table so please contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
1st June – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Girne State Hospital.   3 months must elapse between donations.
8th June – SaturdayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml

The Foreign Nationals (Barry Snakes protégés) will be performing at Jasmine Court from 8.30pm to 11.30pm.  Entry will be 15TL per person and there will also be food available for those who want to eat.  The event will be in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips).  This should be a brilliant evening.

11th June – TuesdayNCCCT logo

The NCCCT Coffee Morning will be at The Lodge in Ҫatalköy.  Make a note to go along to this very popular event.

6th July – SaturdayChildren in need foundation

The Children in Need Foundation have arranged a brilliant 2-hour concert to be held at the Girne Amphitheatre featuring Legend, Bob Marley & The Wailers Tribute Band.   This is a definite must for those who will be in the TRNC in July.  For more information click here and look out for more details in future Events Calendars.

21st September – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Lambousa Market, Lapta.  3 months must elapse between donations.
26th October – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Girne State Hospital.   3 months must elapse between donations.
2nd November – SaturdayRBL Logo The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, Poppy Ball.More details later.
9th November – SaturdayBritish ResidentsBlack Olive logo BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak.   3 months must elapse between donations.
9th November – SaturdayRBL Logo The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, Poppy Walk.More details later.
10th November – SundayRBL Logo

Remembrance Sunday at the Old British Cemetery followed by lunch at The Ship Inn.  

More details later.