North Cyprus Events Calendar

Issue 44/2014 – 30th 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

 

31st October – FridayTulips  Another chance to see the Whirling Dervishes at Bellapais Abbey…..8.30 start… Part of the Tulips Pink Month events….  Tickets 15TL from Best Seller Bookshops in Karakum and Alsancak and at the Tulips stall Lambousa Saturday market…..There will be a draw on the night for a wrought iron Whirling Dervish donated by Pat Burns of Iron Works…..
31st October – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak…. Halloween Fun Quiz starting at 7pm….15TL includes supper….To book contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com….
31st October – Friday to 15th November – SaturdaySOS Childrens Villages 2 Cyprus Themed Art Exhibition by Benice Gűmrűkçűoğlu  at The Bedestan in Lefkosa…. In aid of the SOS Children’s Village hosted under the auspices of Meral Eroğlu….  Opening at 6pm on 31st October and then 8am to 5pm until Saturday 15th November (except Sundays when it will be closed).
1st November – SaturdaySt Andrews v.small  Service for All Souls Day will be held in St Andrews Church at 3pm…..This will be followed by refreshments in the church hall…..Everyone welcome…For loved ones you wish to be remembered please contact Bill Grundy  with their name(s) on 0542 889 0072
1st November – SaturdayKar new sml  Bonfire Night event at Lambousa Market area from 5pm.  In aid of KAR.  15TL if obtained before 25th October (from Lambousa Saturday Market) or 20TL if obtained at the Gate on the night…. Food and drinks will be available…. For further information telephone 0533 862 4662.
1st November – SaturdayRBL Logo  RBL Poppy Walk 11am starting and finishing at JK’s Bar, Lapta…Walk 5km or 10km. Registration 10TL or 20TL on the day…. Registeration and sponsor forms can be obtained from the RBL stall at Lambousa Market, JK’s Bar or by telephoning the organiser Rachael Lyes on 0533 883 8166.
6th November – 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  In the Heat of the Night (1967)…. 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…
7th November – FridayRBL Logo RBL Poppy Ball – 7pm at the Savoy Hotel, Girne….  Dress of WW1 period (optional) or Black Tie……The Savoy Ottoman Palace Hotel is offering a special discount to Poppy Ball attendees of 100 Euros for a double room with B&B or 85 Euros for a single room….. To take up the offer please contact the hotel reception.
7th November – FridayRichard Chamberlain shows his new book, soon to be available Best Seller Bookshop, Karakum – 1pm to 3.30pm Richard Chamberlain will be doing book signing of his 2 books and 2015 calendar….  A good opportunity to think about Christmas presents…
7th November – FridayRichard Chamberlain shows his new book, soon to be available Richard Chamberlain will be showing his wonderful photographs taken in the late 50’s in Cyprus at The Savoy Hotel in Girne….  There will also be an RBL event for the Poppy Appeal at the same venue….
7th to 13th November – Friday to ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel 1st Golden Island International Film Festival…. Various locations throughout North Cyprus… Full programme to be published shortly….Premier on Thursday 6th November – “Fish” (Balik) will be at GAU…….
9th November – SundayRBL Logo  Remembrance Service at the Old British Cemetery, Girne. 12.30pm….  Followed by lunch at The Ship Inn at 2pm…..  There will be a display of Richard Chamberlain’s 1950’s photographs at The Ship and also his 2 books and 2015 Calendar….
9th November – SundayTulipsCheshire Home logo 

 

 

Darts Competition (Patrick Swayne Memorial) at the O’Live Bar, Alsancak organised by John and Maureen Swayne….. Entry fees will be donated equally to the Girne Rehabilitation Centre and Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips)…. There will be cash prizes, cups and trophies and an auction and raffle……. Music during the evening will be provided by Billy J Redif from 7pm to 11.30pm…
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.
12th November – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their Afternoon Tea at The Black Olive Cafe in Alsancak…..The speaker will be Claire Morley who will be telling of her experiences in the Philippines following the hurricane disaster…..  To book please contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483…..
13th November – Thursday Music 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.
13th November – Thursday Cinema 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  Local Hero (1983)…. 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…
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 – Sunday – Note change of venue(was to be at Big Al’s)Music Note  Change of Venue – Karsel Bar & Restaurant, Bogaz near 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…. Entrance fee of 10TL per person and you will also have an opportunity to partake in a couple of dance workshops with Ivonne Verhagen, an award winning International dancer and choreographer…. The “Show” will kick off at 3.00pm and close at around 6.00pm, snacks will be available.
20th November – 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  Casablanca (1942)…. 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…
22nd November – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Heart ‘N Art Exhibition at The Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak…. 4pm to 7pm… Art from Australia to North Cyprus.   For more information contact Mo Davies on 0533 847 2437 or Vicki on 0533 835 5133..
24th November – MondayOlive Press Flat Green Bowling 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.
27th November – Thursday Cinema 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  Shirley Valentine (1989)…. 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…
28th November – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak.  Fun Quiz.  7pm for 7.30pm…. To book or for more info please call 0533 835 5133
29th November – SaturdayBlack Olive logo 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak…10am to 5pm…Discover your Soul Purpose with The Unicorns of Atlantis….
Information~
During this workshop participants will take part in a number of powerful activations, meditations and healings to enable them to raise their frequency, heal karmic patterns and discover their soul purpose….
The workshop will include~
Meditation to meet your Unicorn…
Clearing and Healing the 12 Chakras with the Unicorns…
12 strands of DNA relaxation/activation…
Clearing Karmic Residue Meditation…
Working with the Spiritual Labyrinth to discover your soul purpose…
Unicorn Soul Star Activation and Blessing…To book or for more info please call 0533 8355 133 or  facebook me on vicki karaca
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.