Events Calendar – Issue 37

24th May 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.

25th and 26th May – Saturday and SundayQuigong Master Lam Kam Chuen will be holding a 2-day Qigong Workshop at the Naci Talat Peace & Friendship House in the walled city of Nicosia.  10am to 5pm both days.  450TL for the 2-day workshop.To Book telephone 0533 841 8000 or email tariktekman@gmail.com
27th May – MondayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their monthly Quiz Night at The Ravine in Alsancak.   7pm for a 7.30pm start.  15TL includes a meal of Fish & Chips or Chicken Shish, which can be chosen on the night.For more information contact Jenny on 0533 876 1483
27th May – MondayKANSERLOGOTURKISH sml There will be a Cabaret Night at Wok Around the Clock Restaurant, Bamboo Beach in aid of Tulips.  Entertainment by Al August Jnr and Ivan the Saxophonist, plus other acts.  The evening will start at 8pm and is by tickets only which are 25TL (to include a 3-course meal) and are available from Al at Bamboo Beach, the Tulips Stall at Lambousa Saturday Market and Best Seller Bookshops in Karakum and Alsancak.  The full ticket price is being donated to Tulips.For further information contact 0548 870 2281 or 0533 873 1693
28th May – TuesdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe will be holding a further first aid course based on living in Cyprus.  This will include basics of how to recognise problems and how to deal with minor injuries.  The course is 50TL which includes lunch and a drink.If you would like to attend please contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
31st May – FridayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe/Studio will be having a Fun Quiz Night starting at 7pm.  This will be held outside for the first time this year.  15TL to include supper.To book please contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
1st June – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe will be having a children’s fun day 10am to 2.30pm.  30TL to include snacks, lunch and drink.For more information contact Vicki on 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.
8th June – SaturdayKSF logo sml Lapta Tourism Festival – It’s a Knockout.  Starting at 11am there will be fun and games during the day mostly involving a lot of water.  Entry is 30TL for teams of 6 and the event is in aid of the Kemal Saracoglu Foundation (Bone Marrow Foundation).  To see poster click here.To book a team or for more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878 or Amy on 0533 838 5196
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.
12th June – WednesdayMusic Note Kibris Night at the Hill Top Restaurant, Lapta/Baspinar which starts at 8pm.  There will be a menu of 20 cold mezze and 5 hot mezze and a Mixed Kebab for 40TL per person.  As well as all of this good food there is entertainment with live music, folk dancing, children’s violin performance and tap dancing.For further details contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878This event is part of the 6th Lapta Tourism Festival
12th June – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Please note there is a change of speaker for this event and the talk by Dorothy Betts will now be on 10th July.Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their Afternoon Tea Talk at the Mountain View Hotel at 3pm when the speaker will be Edward Barrett talking about “Mayors he has known”.To book for this event contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834  or Jenny on 0533 876 1483 
14th June – FridayBlack Olive logo Ladies Night at the Black Olive Cafe at 7pm.  Acupuncture and hot stone massage.For more information contact Vicki on 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
15th June – SaturdayCake & Dessert Poster Lapta Tourism Festival will be holding a Cake and Dessert Competition at the Sempati Hotel, Lapta starting at 4pm.  There will be a 10TL entry fee and prizes will be awarded to the winner.To see poster click here.For more information contact Berke Ertopaloglu on 0533 834 9878
15th and 16th June – Saturday and SundayDartboard Lapta Tourism Festival will be holding a Darts Tournament at the Manolya Hotel, Lapta starting at 7pm.  There is a 10TL entry fee and prizes will be awarded to the winners.For more information see poster by clicking here.To book or for more information contact Berke Ertopaloglu on 0533 834 9878
17th June – MondayNCCCT logo NCCCT Bingo Night at The Ravine in Alsancak starting at 8pm.  There will be a rollover jackpot of 1,200TL if this is not won at the May event.  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
17th June – MondayKar new There will be a quiz night at The Meadows Restaurant in Girne in aid of Kyrenia Animal Rescue (KAR) and Doğanköy Church.  Tickets are 25TL each which includes a 2-course meal or if you just want to attend the quiz it will be 10TL.To reserve places contact Mick on 0533 877 4537 or Paula on 0533 830 3256For more information and to see poster click here
21st June – FridayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services have arranged an 60’s Night at The Mountain View Hotel starting at 7.30pm. There will be a “Blues Brothers” act which will be coming up from the South and there will also be Steam Machine with Werner.  The event will be 65TL per person including a Buffet Supper and all local drinks between 7.30pm and 11pm.To book for this event contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483
22nd June – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe will be holding “Glastonvicki” music festival.  This sounds like a good event.For more information contact Vicki on 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
23rd June – SundaySPOT LOGO sml Lapta Tourism Festival will be holding a Rafts Against Rubbish Race starting at 10am at K.A.S.K. Plaj, Karsiyaka.  There will also be a Tug of War and Children’s sandcastle competition.  50TL entry for teams of 4.   For further details see poster by clicking here.For booking a team or more information contact Berke Ertopaloglu on 0533 834 9878 or Cem Tayyareci on 0533 851 9224
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.
10th July – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their monthly Afternoon Tea Talk at 3pm at the Mountain View Hotel.  The speaker will be Dorothy Betts who will be talking about Shadows of the Empire, her book about the Old British Cemetery in Kyrenia and some of the people buried there.To book for this event contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483
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.