Events Calendar – Issue 9/2014

28th February 2014

By Margaret Sheard

1st March – SaturdayBlack Olive logo St David’s Day Dinner at the Black Olive Cafe with live music from Pete Murray. 7.30pm.  35TL for a 2-course Welsh meal…Please book by calling Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
1st and 2nd March – Saturday and SundayOrchid 7th Lapta Tourism Festival – 4th Hisarkoy Orchid Festival. “Walking to the land of orchids” 10.30am and 11am on both days.  Opening ceremonies on both days at 2pm.  Lots of entertainment during the festival, folk dancing, concerts.   Kibris Line Dancers will be performing on the Saturday afternoon.
3rd March – MondayQuiz Quiz Night at Taner’s Terrace, Karakum organised by KAR and Dogankoy Church.  Starts at 7pm.  Tickets are 25TL which includes a meal….To reserve please phone Mick on 0533 877 4537 or Paula on 0533 830 3256.
4th March – TuesdayRBL RBL are arranging Pancake Day at The Courtyard Inn, Karakum starting at 11am. 5TL for members and 8TL for non-members…. This will be followed by a Speakers Lunch – “Britannia” given by Bill Hayley BEM RN, this will be 30TL for members and 35TL for non-members….Reservations for both events should be made by calling 0533 859 2451 or visiting the RBL stall at Lambousa Saturday market.
4th March – TuesdayQuiz The Corner House in Ozankoy are having a Quiz Night.  7pm.  20TL includes Pie & Mash or Fish Goujons & Chips.
5th March – WednesdayMusic Note Rafters Restaurant in Ozankoy will have entertainment by Andrew Sings…..  Be sure of a good meal and brilliant music by booking a table.  Contact Abbas on 0533 849 7512 or 0392 815 2946.
7th March – FridayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling The Olive Press will be holding their combined Bingo/Quiz Night which will be hosted by Brian and Adele Thomas.  7.30 onwards.
7th March – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe.  7.30pm.  Great night of live music with Ed with his Scratchboard.  Basket meals available….Please book by calling Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com.
8th March – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at Lapta Medical Centre
8th March – SaturdayKAV Cancer Research Foundation sml KAV Coffee Morning.  Further details to follow later.
8th March – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe will be holding a “young girls pamper lunch” from 12 noon to 2.30pm.  35TL including lunch and drinks and making/using natural products…..Please book by calling Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com.
10th March – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
10th March – MondayMusic Note Le Jardin in Catalkoy will have entertainment by Andrew Sings…..  You can be sure of a good meal and brilliant music
11th March – TuesdayNCCCT logo NCCCT Coffee Morning to be held at Di Figaro in  Karaoglanoglu.   This looks like a lovely venue for the event.
14th March – FridayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling The Olive Press will be holding their combined Bingo/Quiz Night which will be hosted by Brian and Adele Thomas.  7.30 onwards.
15th and 16th March…Saturday and SundayLapta logo 7th Lapta Tourism Festival – 10th Tepebasi Tulip Festival.  From 10am with many stalls selling local produce, entertainment throughout the 2-day Festival, including the Phoenix Line Dancers on the Sunday.
17th March – MondayNCCCT logo NCCCT Bingo at the Pine Bay Hotel, Alsancak   starting at 8pm.  The rollover jackpot stands at 1,100TL, well worth trying to win.35TL for a book of bingo sheets and a mini Mars or Snickers Bar for winning lines or a house and of course there is the free raffle as well.   Snacks available if ordered on arrival and these will be served at half time.Please come along to support Carole and Mike and have an enjoyable evening’s bingo.For further information contact Carole Lloyd on 0533 8600357
19th March – WednesdayMusic Note Rafters Restaurant in Ozankoy will have entertainment by Andrew Sings…..  Be sure of a good meal and brilliant music by booking a table.  Contact Abbas on 0533 849 7512 or 0392 815 2946.
23rd March – Sunday1. Dogankoy Church as it is now Coffee Morning at Dogankoy Church.
29th March – SaturdayBritish ResidentsBlack Olive logo BRS Blood Donor Day at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak.
6th April – SundayTulips logo english Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2014 will be taking place starting at the Magic Bar near Esentepe…..There will be a 2km, 5km and 8km race with registration starting at 8.45am.  Sponsorship forms will be available from mid-January and can be pre-requested by emailing esentepefunrunandramble2014@outlook.comMore information to follow later.
6th April – SundayKar new smlLapta logo Lapta Tourism and KAR have organised the Fun Dog Show which will be at the Stumble Inn, Lapta Strip starting at 2pm.  5TL for each class entry.  Stalls are available at 50TL each.  All monies donated to KAR….For more information please contact: – Berke Ertopaloglu on 0533 834 9878 or the KAR Office on 0533 869 4098.
11th April – FridayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling The Olive Press will be holding their combined Bingo/Quiz Night which will be hosted by Brian and Adele Thomas.  7.30 onwards.
13th April – SundayLapta logo 7th Lapta Tourism Festival event – Akdeniz Asparagus Festival. More details to follow soon.
14th April – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
16th April – Wednesday1. Dogankoy Church as it is now Pre-Easter Lunch at Al Shaheen, Karakum in aid of Dogankoy Church.
18th April – FridayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling The Olive Press will be holding their combined Bingo/Quiz Night which will be hosted by Brian and Adele Thomas.  7.30 onwards.
20th April – SundayLapta logo 7th Lapta Tourism Festival event – Kite Flying.  More details to follow soon.
25th April – FridayTulips logo english George Roper Entertainment and Auction evening at Stevie’s Restaurant, Kucuk Erenkoy…..Live music and buffet…..  Cost to be confirmed.
26th & 27th April – Saturday and SundayLapta logo 7th Lapta Tourism Festival event – Korucam St George Festival. More details to follow soon.
4th May – SundayKAV Cancer Research Foundation sml May Day Fair at the Wild Duck, Lapta,  in aid of KAV.   Further details to follow soon.
12th May – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
24th May – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at Girne State Hospital.
7th June – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe – Provisional date for Glastonvicki.More details to follow.
7th June – SaturdayKAV Cancer Research Foundation sml KAV Coffee Morning – Further details to follow later.
9th June – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
18th June – WednesdayChildren in need foundation Children in Need Foundation are holding a Supper Club event at the Colony Garden and have arranged for a return visit of the popular Emperors of Soul.  3-course meal.  Further details to follow but if you need any information contact Laurence Floyd on 0533 879 6892
28th June – SaturdayRBL RBL are arranging Armed Forces Music Night at The Courtyard Inn, Karakum.  7pm.
4th July – FridayRBL RBL will be holding their Mediterranean Supper at the Deniz Kizi Hotel, starting at 7.30pm.
14th July – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
11th August – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
6th September – SaturdayKAV Cancer Research Foundation sml KAV Coffee Morning – Further details to follow later.
8th September – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
9th September – TuesdayRBL RBL Last Night of the Proms in the Park starting at 7pm at The Wild Duck in Lapta.  Bring your own food and drinks.
27th September – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at Girne State Hospital.
10th October – FridayRBL RBL will be having a Beetle Drive at The Olive Press Bowling Club in Lapta starting at 7.30pm.
11th October – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak.
13th October – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
1st November – SaturdayRBL Logo RBL Poppy Walk starting at 11am at JK’s Bar, Lapta.More details later.
7th November – FridayRBL Logo RBL Poppy Ball – 7pm at the Savoy Hotel, Girne.  Dress of WW1 period (optional) or Black Tie.More details to follow later.
9th November – SundayRBL Logo Remembrance Service at the Old British Cemetery, Girne. 12.30pm.  Followed by lunch at The Ship Inn at 2pm.More details to follow later.
29th November – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at Girne State Hospital.
8th December – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
17th December – WednesdayRBL RBL Christmas Sing-along starting at 7pm at The Courtyard Inn, Karakum
17th December – WednesdayRBL RBL Christmas Sing-along starting at 7pm at The Olive Press Bowling Club, Lapta.
DecemberRBL The RBL Theatre Players will be putting on their popular pantomime…….Dates and venue etc. to be confirmed later.