Events Calendar – Issue 41/2014

9th October 2014

By Margaret Sheard

A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus in 2014. For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, please contact me on margaret.cyprushome@hotmail.com

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For full list of event gigs throughout the year for Andrew Sings….. click here

 

3rd to 9th October………Friday to ThursdayPainting Exhibition of paintings at the Public Library Kyrenia…   The opening ceremony will be at 6.30pm on 3rd October by Dr Sibel Siber….Exhibition open from 10am to 1pm and 3pm to 7pm from 4th to 9th October….Paintings by the “Tuesday Group” – Cynthia Bratton, Muriel Clutton, Michael Raine, Christine Venediger…
10th October – FridayRBL RBL will be having a Beetle Drive at The Olive Press Bowling Club in Lapta starting at 7.30pm.
10th October – FridayMusic Note Bollywoods in Karakum will be holding a Rod Stewart Tribute….50TL per person which includes a 2-course meal….. To book a table contact Hussain on 0533 848 2010……….This sounds like a good night for all those Rod Stewart fans.
11th October – SaturdayBlack Olive logoBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak…. 10am to 1pm…
11th October – SaturdayTulips Talks for Tulips at the Pia Bella Hotel, Girne… 10.30 to 12noon   10TL per session…. Free tea/coffee…. Introduction to Yoga by Stephanie Harrison-Croft…….Reservations through Jane on 0542 882 6063
12th October – SundayCricketer TRNC Cricket Club will be holding their first game of the season at the Pia Bella Sports Ground, Girne….For further information contact Nigel Holman on 0533 824 8999 or email nigel@nigelholman.com
12th October – SundayBlack Olive logoH4P logo 80 x 46 Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak… Starting at 2pm – Afternoon tea – sandwiches, cake and tea in the garden….   This is in aid of the street dogs of North Cyprus….There will be things going on for the children, a raffle and it is hoped Ed will be able to provide some music..If you would like to donate anything for the raffle or would like to book a place please contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com….
12th to 15th October… Sunday to WednesdayBuyukkonuk Eco Days at Buyukkonuk….. More information to follow soon….
12th October – Sunday Bellapais Abbey garden, a place of mystery and romance Bellapais Abbey at 7.30pm…. Piano Recital with 14 pianists – students of Rauf Kasimov.
13th October – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
13th October – Monday6. Dogankoy Church as it is now  Dogankoy Church will be holding a talk by Col John Hughes-Wilson entitled “The Strange Life and Death of Marilyn Monroe” starting at 7pm….A donation towards the upkeep of the church would be appreciated…Places are limited so please reserve a seat through Paula Shirley on 0533 830 3256 or by email to paula.shirley@hotmail.com
14th October – TuesdayNCCCT logo  The next NCCCT Coffee Morning will be held at The Savoy in Girne from 10.30am to 12’ish. Always a popular event and a good fundraiser for this worthy charity.
14th October – TuesdaySt Andrews v.small  Men Meet at St Andrew’s Church Hall at 11am…. Talk by Edward Barrett – “Lunch with the Queen”…. Following the talk there will be lunch at a local cafe.
15th October – WednesdaySt Andrews v.small St Andrew’s Church – monthly Community lunch will re-commence at 12noon in the Church Hall….. To reserve a place or for further information please contact Linda Smith 0533 875 3057 or Sandy Oram 0542 872 4291
15th October – Wednesday Tulips Ozankoy Bookshop will be holding a Christmas Card Making event in aid of Tulips….. The sessions will be 10.30am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 4pm…. Lunch is available – please book with Barbara Burton on 0542 865 7916…
16th October – ThursdayTulips Tulips Pink Month…. Jessic’s Bar, Karsiyaka will be holding a charity auction and also a raffle with many prizes…. Food available at 22TL with 5TL donated to Tulips from each meal….To see full information about this and other pink month events click here
16th October – ThursdayKar new sml  The Fez, Catalkoy will be holding an Alternative Quiz in aid of KAR, starting at 7.30pm… 25TL including Chicken & Chips in a Basket….Tickets from Mick 0533 877 4537 or The Fez 0533 867 1781.
16th October – ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel  Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 8pm you can enjoy The African Queen (1951) …12TL for the film, a soft drink and popcorn.   There are also hot dogs and nachos available….There will be a prize on the night for the best prop associated with the movie….To book call 0533 839 8764…
17th October – FridayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services   Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding a 60’s Night at Le Chateau Lambousa, starting at 7.30pm…. 60TL includes a Chicken and Chips supper and all local drinks…. Music by Werner and his Steam Machine with also a surprise guest singer…..You can go as you are or dress for the era!…To book invitations are available at Lambousa Saturday Market or telephone Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483..
18th October – SaturdayMusic Note  Bollywoods in Karakum will have “Soul Man” performing songs by The Drifters, Otis Redding, Bob Marley and many more…. 50TL per person includes a 2-course meal…. To book a table contact Hussain on 0533 848 2010
19th October – SundayTulips  Race Night at Remzi’s Restaurant in Esentepe by the Esentepe Fun Run and Ramble 2015 in aid of Tulips….. First race 5pm…   There will be a raffle and music provided by Gavin (the Singing Jukebox)…Meal of 8 mezes and Chicken & Chips for 25TL, and 7TL will be donated to Tulips by Remzi’s…Booking essential – 0392 823 6495 or 0533 865 8645 or call Art Watson on 0533 861 4873…
19th and 20th October. Sunday and Monday6. Dogankoy Church as it is now Dogankoy Church – there will be an Art & Craft Exhibition with the work of Jean Howells and Philomena Miles. The exhibition will be from 11am to 4pm each day.
20th October – MondayTulips Tulips Pink Month….Join Raziye Kocaismail of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) in her annual march to the Government Offices…..   Starting at Kyrenia Gate at 10am…To see full information about this and other pink month events click here
22nd October – WednesdayTulips Talks for Tulips at Pia Bella Hotel, Girne 10.30 to 12noon   10TL per session…. Free tea/coffee….Introduction to Reflexology by Maxine Callaghan..
23rd October – ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel  Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 8pm you can enjoy Educating Rita (1963) …12TL for the film, a soft drink and popcorn.   There are also hot dogs and nachos available….There will be a prize on the night for the best prop associated with the movie….To book call 0533 839 8764…
24th October – FridayBlack Olive logo The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak. Ladies Night at 7pm….Exchange Night and buffet.For further information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com….
24th October – FridayTulips Tulips Pink Month… Wherever you are on this day wear something pink, it doesn’t matter what and donate 5TL to Tulips….. T-Shirts can be purchased for 12TL in advance of this event from Tulips supporters…..To see full information about this and other pink month events click here
24th October – FridayTulips The Olive Press in Lapta will be holding a charity night in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips). Entry is 5TL which will be donated to Tulips.   There will be a Spot the Intro quiz and possibly a raffle. Try and get a team together for this event.
25th October – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak will be having a Children’s Halloween Party from 3pm to 6pm…35TL for drinks and a buffet…. Children’s places must be booked by contacting Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com….Parents are welcome after 6pm!!
26th October – Sunday  Corner House, Ozankoy. Sunday 26th October  from 12noon…. Bikers, Burgers and Beers…..Bar opens at 12noon and the Bikers will be arriving at about 1pm.  There will be entertainment by Blue Tears….  Fully stocked bar and plenty of food to feed an army…..  For more information call 0533 845 3465 (English) or 0542 852 5258 (Turkish).   This is always a great event.
26th October – Sunday  H4P logo 80 x 46
The Wild Duck will be holding an event in aid of Hope4Pets North Cyprus…. This is for the street animals of North Cyprus…. Donations of food, bedding etc. would be greatly appreciated…. Why not go along and see if you can help.
27th October – Monday  – Note New VenueFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services The Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services have a new venue – The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak, for their monthly Quiz Night which has a theme of the 60’s….This will start at 7.30pm and there will be supper for 15TL….To book contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483…..
27th October – Monday6. Dogankoy Church as it is now Dogankoy Church – you can attend a talk by Claire Morley who will be sharing her experiences whilst helping hurricane victims in the Philippines…. This will be at 3pm in the afternoon.
30th October – ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel  Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 8pm you can enjoy One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) …12TL for the film, a soft drink and popcorn.   There are also hot dogs and nachos available….There will be a prize on the night for the best prop associated with the movie….To book call 0533 839 8764…
31st October – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak…. Halloween Fun Quiz starting at 7pm….To book Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com….
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.
7th to 13th November     Friday to ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel Golden Isle International Film Festival…. Various locations throughout North Cyprus… Full programme to be published shortly.
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.
11th November – TuesdayNCCCT logo NCCCT will be holding their November Coffee Morning at Di Figaro in Karaoglanoglu, starting at 10.30am…..   This is a lovely venue with plenty of parking space… There will be many stalls there and a chance to start Christmas shopping.
13th November – ThursdayMusic Note Al Shaheen in Karakum will be having entertainment with Devon singing his Country Music. If you have not seen Devon perform this is a must see as you will be certain of a good night.
14th November – FridayPhoenix logoKLDS logo 

 

Phoenix Line Dance Club and Kibris Line Dance Society will be co-hosting a Charity Fundraising event at Club Simena in Lapta in aid of the Karakum Special Needs School…. You can look forward to seeing Devon performing his brilliant Country Music and there will be open dance sessions and dance workshops by Choreographer/Line Dance instructor, Ivonne Verhagen……….   Admission will be 10TL…. For further information contact Steve & Denise on 0533 876 3410 – Liz on 0533 832 5270 or Chrissy on 0533 864 0639.
15th November – SaturdayMusic Note Fine Dining Restaurant in Esentepe will be having entertainment with Devon singing his Country Music. If you have not seen Devon perform this is a must see as you will be certain of a good night.
15th and 16th November…Saturday and Sunday6. Dogankoy Church as it is now Dogankoy Church will be holding an Art Exhibition showing the work of Francois Moncomble, together with a book-signing by Yvonne Çerkiz of her book “Rauf Denktaş – A Private Portrait”….   This will take place between 11am and 4pm each day…. There will also be a raffle with 50% being donated to the church restoration fund.
16th November – SundayMusic Note Big Al’s in Iskele will be having entertainment with Devon singing his Country Music. If you have not seen Devon perform this is a must see as you will be certain of a good time.
24th November – MondayOlive Press Flat Green BowlingH4P logo 80 x 46 The Olive Press in Lapta will be holding a charity night in aid of the street animals. Entry is 5TL which will be donated to the cause. There will be a Spot the Intro quiz and possibly a raffle.   Try and get a team together for this event.
29th November – SaturdayBritish Residents BRS Blood Donor Day at Girne State Hospital.
4th December – ThursdayRBL Logo 

 

The RBL Theatre Players have been able to put together a show in lieu of the unfortunate cancellation of the pantomime with the theme – The Show Must Go On… This will now be a full 2-hour show called Showstoppers and will be held in the Ambassador Suite at Le Chateau Lambousa in Lapta….. It will now be for one night only and will start at 7.30pm….Tickets are 35TL and places are limited to 350 so RBL will be giving priority to those people who have already purchased tickets for the pantomime….To make a reservation contact Andrew Cowley on 0533 883 0445 or email pantomime.rbl@gmail.com or you can reserve a seat at the RBL stall at the Lambousa Saturday market.
8th December – MondayRBL RBL Quiz Night at 7pm – Deniz Kizi Hotel.
13th December – SaturdayNCCCT logo The NCCCT Christmas Bazaar will be held at the Pia Bella Hotel, Girne…. More details to follow soon.
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.