Events Calendar – Issue 50/2014

11th December 2014

By Margaret Sheard….

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

Music NoteFor a full list of event gigs for the remainder of the year for Andrew Sings…..  click here
Music NoteFor a full list of event gigs for the remainder of the year for Jamie (The Man in Black) – click here
5th to 12th December –aphrodite Art Exhibition – 3 Manifestations of Aphrodite… Opening at 6.30pm on the 5th December at the Ismet Gunay Art Centre, Nicosia (next to the Kaimakli Post Office) with viewing during normal Government hours until 12th December…
12th December – FridaySPOT very small Auction of Promises in aid of SPOT…. Pine Bay Hotel, Alsancak at 7pm….. Food available…
12th December – FridayBooks for everyone If you are looking for books for Christmas you will find Steve Sydenham at Sirinyali Restaurant in Karsiyaka between 9am and 3pm with many titles to choose from…. When you get to Karsiyaka Square turn right….. The restaurant is well signposted from the square….. Drive to the end of the road by the sea.
13th December – SaturdayNCCCT logo The NCCCT Christmas Bazaar will be held at the Pia Bella Hotel, Girne, starting at 11am…..Many stalls selling a variety of Christmas items…..Tombola, Raffle.  Coffee and refreshments….10TL entrance… Proceeds to NCCCT…… A chance to do some Christmas shopping and help a good cause….
14th December – SundaySt Andrews v.small St Andrew’s Church – 6pm…Service of 9 Lessons and carols in the Church followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the Church Hall.
14th December – Sunday
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Due to heavy rain and a water logged pitch, the match will now be played on Sunday 21st December. TRNC Cricket Club will be playing at the Pia Bella Sports Ground and the match will be against the Famagusta Moufflons.  The match will start at 11am and will be the 30 over-side game, decider for the Creditwest North Cyprus League Trophy.  Why not go along and cheer our team on.
14th November to 20th DecemberTuesday to SundayOld camera image  Photography Exhibition by The Centre of Visual Arts & Research – A Tribute to Norwegian Photography….  One Day in History by Andrea Gjestvang and Echoes by Hebe Robinson…..Tuesday to Sunday from 9.30am to 4.30pm….. The exhibition will be at 285 Ermou Street, 2207 Nicosia…. For more information call +357 22 300 999.
14th December – SundayTulips Blue Song Restaurant, Lapta will be going Pink for Tulips….From 6pm there will be a Gourmet Buffet with minimum of 12 dishes for 20TL per person with 5TL being donated to Tulips… Entertainment  by Katie B and Pete Murray….Table Top Quiz, Raffle…. To book contact 0548 870 2281..
Correction – this should read Friday 19th December.

17th December – Wednesday

 

 

 

RBL

RBL Christmas Sing-along starting at 7.30pm at The Courtyard Inn, Karakum….25TL includes Chicken/Rice or Chicken/Chips……Raffle and entertainment by the RBL Choristers…..To book contact John Varley on 0533 845 6821 or Paul Jones on 0533 856 3891…
17th December – WednesdayRBL RBL Christmas Sing-along starting at 7.30pm at The Olive Press Bowling Club, Lapta….15TL includes mulled wine and mince pies…. Raffle and entertainment by the RBL Choristers…. To book contact the Olive Press on 0533 880 1196…
17th December – Wednesday6. Dogankoy Church as it is now Dogankoy Community Association Pre-Christmas Lunch at Al Shaheen, Karakum.  1pm.  35TL…. To book contact Paula on 0533 830 3256 or email paula.shirley@hotmail.com
17th December – WednesdayTulipsKADS colour logo KADS will be performing a murder/mystery event “Who Sleighed Santa” at Santoria Holiday Village, Alsancak at 7.30pm….The event will be in aid of Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips)  and will be 40TL per person with a 3-course meal…..Tickets are available from Lambousa Saturday Market and The Food Lodge, Catalkoy….For further information please call 0533 872 4573
17th December – WednesdaySt Andrews v.small St Andrew’s Church Hall will be holding a Victorian Evening.  20TL per person, to include supper… For further details contact Bill Grundy on 0542 889 0072.
18th December – Thursday Note new starting timeCinema equipment video camera  and film reel Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 6.30pm you can enjoy  It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)…. 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…
18th December – ThursdayKarmi Church An evening of Christmas music with the Torch Woodwind Quartet at Karaman Church starting at 7.30pm, performances also by Fikri Toros and Katie Economidou….  Complimentary mulled wine in the interval….  To book a seat contact Vic Lundie on 0542 883 0804… Levant Restaurant will be serving supper from 6pm wine and cheese or a dessert and coffee following the concert.  Bookings on 0392 822 2559 or 0533 821 5664…
19th December – FridayBooks for everyone If you are looking for books for Christmas you will find Steve Sydenham at Sirinyali Restaurant in Karsiyaka between 9am and 3pm with many titles to choose from….  There will also be a lot of craft stalls there so maybe a last minute chance to finish Christmas shopping …When you get to Karsiyaka Square turn right….. The restaurant is well signposted from the square….. Drive to the end of the road by the sea.
19th December – Friday Now Saturday 20th DecemberBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe Christmas Quiz, starting at 7pm…..To book contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133
20th December – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe will be having their children’s Christmas Party from 12 noon to 3pm….35TL to include lunch, snacks, drinks.  Fun and games and a visit from Santa….Places must be booked… Contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133
20th December – SaturdayUmut calendar logo The Umut (Hope) Orchestra will be giving a concert at Near East University starting at 8pm.  The event is being sponsored by Kuzey Kibris Turkcell.  Entrance fee 15TL.
21st December – Sunday
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TRNC Cricket Club will be playing a re-scheduled game at a venue to be advised and the match will be against the Famagusta Moufflons. The match will start at 11am and will be the 30 over-side game, decider for the Creditwest North Cyprus League Trophy. Why not go along and cheer our team on.
24th December – WednesdaySt Andrews v.small St Andrew’s Church – 3pm Family Service.  11.30pm Midnight Mass.
24th December – WednesdayMusic Note Christmas Eve Party at the Dome Hotel….Live music from Jamie (The Man in Black).  Luxury Buffet and drinks at £28 per person…. Bookings with the Dome on 0542 877 5920…..Members of the Rotary Club will be going along to support Evren, who has organised the event, he is the young translator who has done so much for the expats at Court, notably the K5 Group.
24th December – WednesdayThe Fez The Fez in Catalkoy will be having a Christmas Eve party with live music from brilliant sax player Ivan Lavrentev… Festive fun starts at 7.30pm….To book telephone 0533 888 8382…
25th December – ThursdayTulips There will be a Christmas swim at Shayna Beach at 10am in aid of 3 charities – KAR, Tulips and the Special Needs School in Karakum….   Shayna Beach sponsoring breakfast with proceeds to the 3 charities…. Sponsor forms can be obtained from the various charity outlets.Another Christmas Swim will be at Kervansaray Beach in aid of Tulips at 11am.  Refreshments sponsored by Savas at Sh-Boom Bar…Sponsor forms at Sh-Boom Bar or contact Shelly Massey on 0533 884 0753 for further information or email tulipscarole@yahoo.com ….
25th December – ThursdaySt Andrews v.small St Andrew’s Church.  Family Eucharist at 10am.
26th December – FridayRBL RBL will be having a day at the Races on Boxing Day….  For further details click here
31st December – WednesdayMusic Note New Year’s Eve Party at Bollywoods, Karakum…4-course menu at £27 sterling per head including first drink….DJ Mike will be entertaining and helping to bring in the New Year….To book call Hussain on 0533 848 2010…
31st December – WednesdayThe Fez The Fez in Catalkoy will be having a New Year’s Eve party with their resident live entertainer and DJ…. See the New year in at The Fez….To book telephone 0533 888 8382…