Events Calendar – Issue 52

13th September 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.

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 
14th September – Saturday RBL The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, will be holding a Mediterranean Supper Party at the Deniz Kizi Hotel in Alsancak starting at 7pm.  There will be a superb buffet available.  Tickets are 50TL for RBL members and 55TL for non-members.  Order by telephone 0533 859 2451 and collect from Lambousa Market on Saturday 31st August or 7th September or alternatively order by telephone and pay on the night when you arrive. Entertainment will be by Pure and Simple (Lynn and Simon Barter) who will be singing songs to suit every taste. 
14th September – SaturdayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Nosheen Restaurant  in Alsancak.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.   To book a table contact 0533 821 3260 
16th September – MondayNCCCT logo NCCCT Bingo Night at The Ravine in Alsancak starting at 8pm.  There is still a rollover jackpot of 1,200TL.  A book of 6 cards @ 35TL. Free raffle and the famous Mars bars and now also Snickers 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 September – TuesdayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Al Shaheen in Karakum.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. It is recommended to book in advance – contact Imtiaz on 0392 815 7390 or 0533 842 2784  
17th September – TuesdayChildren in need foundation A fund-raising event is being held to assist Deborah Maxwell, who recently broke her hip, with regard to hospital treatment.  Peter and Deborah have done a lot to support CiNF in the past and their friends would like to give something back. The event will be held at The Red Lion in Alsancak starting at around 5pm and Bobby Sands will be hosting the music, karaoke etc. Any monies raised over the target figure of 1850TL will be donated to the Children in Need Foundation. 
18th September – WednesdayDevon (aka Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Rafters Restaurant in Ozankoy.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. To book a table contact Abbas on 0392 815 2946 or 0533 849 7512
21st September – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe/Studio will be holding a Teen Talent Competition starting at 4pm. Entry is 5TL. The event is to raise funds for SPOT.  More young people needed to enter so contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com  
21st and 22nd September – Saturday and SundayCatalkoy Municipality Çatalkoy  Municipality – 4th Beșparmaklar Arts and Culture Days.  Opening of old oil mill, folk dancing, music, games, theatre and much more.   See article for more information by clicking here
21st September – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Lambousa Market, Lapta. 3 months must elapse between donations. 
21st September – SaturdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel Harmony at The Hermitage.  Gates open at 6.30pm for an evening of musical history in the garden of The Hermitage – 100 years of Hollywood Musicals showing clips of great moments from movie musicals, interviews with stars and directors past and present. Bring along a picnic and a chair and enjoy what will be a brilliant evening under the stars.   To participate please contact Geraldine Fayers on 0542 855 8724
23rd September – MondayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Bollywoods in Catalkoy.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. To book a table contact 0392 815 6937 
24th September – TuesdayDevon (aka Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Al Shaheen in Karakum.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. It is recommended to book in advance – contact Imtiaz on 0392 815 7390 or 0533 842 2784  
25th September – WednesdayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Rafters Restaurant in Ozankoy.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. To book a table contact Abbas on 0392 815 2946 or 0533 849 7512 
27th September – FridaySt Andrews Church Centenary - Feature image Trio Concert at St Andrew’s Church at 8pm featuring Eran Raman (Flute), Katie Economidou (Mezzo Soprano) and Fikri Toros (Piano).  Seating is limited and is available by purchase of a programme at 20TL from Jennifer Caitlin on 0533 859 1811 or email caitlin.jennifer@ymail.com Proceeds to be donated to St Andrew’s Church. 
30th September – MondayDevon (Mr Rodeo) Devon (aka Mr Rodeo) will be performing at Rafters Restaurant in Ozankoy.   A brilliant country music performer who will treat you to an evening of music to sit and enjoy or get up and dance to.  Have a nice meal and enjoy the evening’s entertainment. To book a table contact Abbas on 0392 815 2946 or 0533 849 7512 
3rd October – ThursdayKarmi Church Cypress Classica at Karmi Church at 8pm.  Classical Folk Ensemble.   Tickets available from Vic Lundie contact 0533 855 1114.  Proceeds to be donated to Karmi Church. 
4th October – FridayRBL The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, will be holding a Beetle Drive  at the Olive Press Bowling Club starting at 7.30pm. Entry fee is 5TL per person with all proceeds donated to the Poppy Appeal.  The Bowls Club full menu will be available beforehand for those wishing to have a meal. Teams of 4 should be booked with Brian Thomas on 0533 841 1882 or email brianjthomo@hotmail.com.  and Brian will be explaining how the team game is played prior to starting the Beetle Drive. 
4th October – Friday There will be a cello recital at Bellapais Abbey which is  part of the Bellapais Music Festival.
5th October – SaturdayTFR New The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) will be holding their Annual General Meeting at the Silver Rocks Restaurant in Lapta at 11.30am.  There will be a lunch following the meeting 25TL for members and 35TL for guests.  Reservations by 30th September – contact Horst Gutowski on 0533 845 0923.   In order to vote at the AGM members must have up to date membership which can be renewed at the Friday get-together at Sea Point in Lapta 4pm to 6pm. 
10th October – ThursdayChildren in need foundation The Children in Need Foundation will be holding their 2013 Ball at the Cratos Hotel, Catalkoy starting at 7.30pm, drinks available to 11.45pm.  Tickets are 100TL per person to include a set 3-course dinner and local drinks.  Kai Mckenzie will be entertaining with his Michael Buble Tribute act.  Dress code – black tie or lounge suit.   Tickets will be available from 16th September at The Property Centre in Alsancak and the DVD shop in Catalkoy.   Alternatively tickets and further information can be obtained from Laurence Floyd 0533 879 6892 or Mally Torris 0533 853 9499 
24th October – ThursdayKar new sml Mr P and Mr D will be presenting The Alternative Quiz to be held  at The Fez in Ҫatalkoy starting at 7.30pm.  20TL to include chicken and chips in a basket.  The event is in aid of Kyrenia Animal Rescue (KAR).    To book telephone The Fez on 0533 867 1781or Stuart Sim on 0533 844 4932 
25th October – FridaySOS Childrens Villages 2 Faure’s Requiem at Bellapais Abbey at 8pm with the Lefkoșa Municipality Orchestra and the Kyrenia Chamber Choir.  Programmes for admission can be obtained from Bridget Kerr by contacting 0533 848 6038.   The event is in aid of the SOS Children’s Village. 
26th October – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day.  10am to 1pm at Girne State Hospital. 3 months must elapse between donations. 
2nd November – SaturdayRoyal-British-Legion The Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, Poppy Ball will be at the Vuni Palace Hotel, Karakum starting at 7pm.  3-course meal.  Tickets 110TL for members and 120TL non-members available from the RBL stall at Lambousa Saturday market, to reserve phone 0533 859 2451.  Dress code : Black tie/lounge suits.   There will be music by the Rock and Roll Rebels plus a late night disco and a raffle and auction will also take place during the evening.  A very popular event, so don’t delay in reserving tickets. 
2nd and 3rd November – Saturday and SundayDate Palm sml The Lefke Date Festival will be held on 2nd and 3rd November. More details to follow 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.