Events Calendar – Issue 39

7th June 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.

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 by ticket at 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.Tickets can be obtained from Bestseller Bookshops in Alsancak and Karakum.
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
8th June – SaturdayCooking Competition 6th Lapta Tourism Festival – Cooking Competition.  To participate in the contest contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878.Closing date to register is Friday 7th June.
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.
11th June – TuesdayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Another chance to see Mr Rodeo at Al Shaheen in Karakum.  You will be sure of a great night’s entertainment from this popular country singer.  Why not go along and have a meal and enjoy the evening.To book a table contact Imtiaz on 0392 815 7390 or 0533 842 2784
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 9878.  This 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
12th June – Wednesday There will be a book launch and talk at the Goethe Institute in Lefkoșa (in the UN Buffer Zone) starting at 7pm when Mrs Elsie Slonim will giving a talk about “Remembering History – My always changing and adventurous life between the USA, Austria, Palestine/ Israel and Cyprus from 1917 until today”.  Admission is free and there will be a small reception following the talk.
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
14th June – FridayMusic Note Al Shaheen in Karakum will be having an entertainment night when the Gipsy Brothers will be performing.  Why not treat yourself to a nice meal and be entertained at the same time.  To book a table contact Imtiaz on 0392 815 7390 or 0533 842 2784
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 3256.   For more information and to see poster click here
20th-23rd June Thursday to SundayPoster The 6th Lapta Tourism Festival has reached its peak and there is a programme of events being held in Lapta over a 3 day period.   To see the programme click here.For any more information contact Berke Ertopaloğlu on 0533 834 9878
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
28th June – FridayMusic Note Al Shaheen in Karakum will be having an entertainment night when the Gipsy Brothers will be performing.  Why not treat yourself to a nice meal and be entertained at the same time.   To book a table contact Imtiaz on 0392 815 7390 or 0533 842 2784
30th June – SundayRBL1-202x300 The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch are holding an Armed Forces Day Celebration event at The Courtyard in Karakum from 1pm to 6pm.  There will be stalls, games and entertainment.  English and Indian meals and snacks will be available throughout the day.   Entrance is by ticket @ 5TL which can be obtained from the RBL stall at the Lambousa Saturday market.
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.     Tickets are 50TL and are now on sale at Cafe George in Girne, Property Centre Lapta, and DVD shop in Catalkoy. 
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 – SaturdayBlack Olive logoBritish Residents 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.