Events Calendar – Issue 42

27th 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.

Message from Berke Ertopaloglu – Lapta Tourism Festival Due to the sudden loss of our friend and our villager Tahsin Akıner all the festival activities this weekend have been postponed to the following dates:

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Beach Football   –  29th & 30th June                   

Motocross & Quad bike   –  23rd of June

Voice of Lapta  –   7th of July

Darts Tournament  –  5th & 6th of July

25th June to 11th July  –  Every Tuesday and Thursday eveningCinema equipment video camera  and film reel 9pm in the garden of the Goethe Institute (next to Ledra Palace in the UN buffer zone) there will be 6 different German films (with English sub-titles).  The films are from the 1930’s to present times.  Admission is free and there are cold drinks and snacks available.For more information contact the Goethe Institute on 22674606
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
28th & 29th June  – Friday and SaturdayKADS colour logo KADS will be presenting an evening of comedy sketches etc. entitled Absolute Kads and Bounders at the Girne Municipality Culture Centre Theatre.  The performances start at 7.30pm and tickets which are 15TL can be obtained at the Wednesday Market or Chateau Lambousa Saturday Market.  The Saturday performance is virtually sold out but there are still seats available for Friday 28th.
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.
5th and 6th July – Friday and Saturday  –  (Note:  This was previously to have been held on 15th and 16th June)Dartboard 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
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.
6th July – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe & Studio are organising coach pick-up from 2 or 3 locations to the Black Olive for Jerk Chicken, Rice & Peas and a rum punch, then on to the Amphitheatre to see the concert One Love (Bob Marley Tribute Band) and return coach.  80TL for the package (coach, dinner and concert)….For more information or to book contact Vicki on 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
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.  Unfortunately, Dorothy Betts will still not be available to give her talk but Dr Ezel Orfi has stepped in to relate his experiences in Cyprus when he was a doctor here in the 1960/70’s.  Dr Orfi lives in Canada and is in Cyprus on holiday but will be pleased to give his time to give a talk….To book for this event contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483.There will not be an Afternoon Tea Talk in August, the next one will be 11th September.
15th July – 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 June 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.
20th July – SaturdayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe will be holding a Cypriot Night with a belly dancer.  The event starts at 7.30pm and should be a good fun night….To book contact Vicki on 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
29th July – MondayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their monthly quiz at The Ravine in Alsancak so why not test your brain and have a few laughs.  15TL will give you supper of Fish & Chips or Shish and a good night’s entertainment….To book your team contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483
3rd to 26th September  – Every Tuesday and Thursday eveningCinema equipment video camera  and film reel 9pm in the garden of the Goethe Institute (next to Ledra Palace in the UN buffer zone) there will be 8 different German films (with English sub-titles).  The films are from the 1930’s to present times.  Admission is free and there are cold drinks and snacks available….For more information contact the Goethe Institute on 22674606
11th September – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services The Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their Afternoon Tea Talk at 3pm at the Mountain View Hotel and it is hoped that Dorothy Betts will be available to give her long awaited talk 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 to 29th September  Thursday to Sunday The Silk Route Festival of North Cyprus is being arranged and it is to be held in the Bafra area.  The exact location and details will be announced as soon as they are available.
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 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.