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North Cyprus Events Calendar by cyprusscene – Issue 19

Events Calendar – Issue 19/2015

7th May 2015

By Margaret Sheard…..

A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  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 NoteAll Stars Promotion Agency – For a weekly list of the TRNC legal entertainers gigs click here

Music NoteAndrew Sings….. For a full list of event gigs for the first 6 months of 2015  click here

Music NoteJamie (The Man in Black) – For a list of event gigs for May 2015 click here

Please note the gig at Masala Restaurant, Alsancak on 9th May has been cancelled by the venue.

From 8th May – Friday – Change of Venue  for Friday get-togethersTFR New

Please note the Friday get-together will still be at Acmenya Restaurant until further notice.

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) will be using their summer venue of Sea Point Restaurant in Lapta (on the main Lapta strip) for their weekly get-togethers which will now start at 4pm…

7th – 8th – 9th May – Thursday to SaturdayKADS colour logo

KADS will be giving one of their brilliant productions – Absolute Kads and Bounders III at the Kyrenia Municipality Cultural Centre…..Tickets 25TL….  All profits will be for SOS Children’s Village and KAR… Reservations from The Food Lodge Catalkoy, Lambousa Saturday Market and JK’s Bar…For more information call 0533 872 4573..

7th May – 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 6.30pm you can enjoy  Peter’s Friends (1992)…. 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…
10th May – SundayCreditwest logoCricketer Creditwest North Cyprus Cricket T20 League final between Cyprus Lions and Girne will be held at 1.30pm at the rear of Tempo Supermarket in Catalkoy….Beforehand there will be the League’s 5/6th playoff starting at 10am.
12th May – TuesdayNCCCT logo NCCCT Coffee Morning will be held at the Dome Hotel in Girne starting at 10.30am…..Always a very popular event so please go along and give your support…
12th May – TuesdaySt Andrews v.small Menmeet at 11am in the St Andrew’s Church Hall….The speaker will be Edward Barrett talking about the Four Major Canals of the World…The event will be followed by lunch at a local cafe….All men welcome.
13th May – Wednesday Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services Black Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak will be hosting the Afternoon Tea for Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services….3pm….15TL to include tea/coffee, sandwiches and cakes….The speaker will be Jenny Johnston talking about some of her experiences during her life.
13th May – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding a special Motown/Soul event in memory of Max Pickup who lost his fight against cancer this year…The event will be at the Blue Song Restaurant in Lapta starting at 7.30pm…20TL per person including a buffet supper…Music from DJ Mike and live entertainment from Steve Fury…Proceeds will be donated for CD player for Green Hill Cemetery and remainder to 112…To book a place contact Jenny on 0533 876 1483 or Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or email jennytyler1949@yahoo.co.uk..
14th May – 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 6.30pm you can enjoy  Sunset Boulevard (1950)…. 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…
15th to 19th May – Friday to TuesdayYoga sunset 1st North Cyprus Yoga Festival will be held at The Olive Tree Hotel, Catalkoy…  Great teachers of Yoga will demonstrate and will be coming from different parts of the world – India (the land of Yoga), Turkey and North Cyprus…. More information to follow soon..
15th May – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak will be having their Ladies Night with Neshla from the UK with tarot reading and Perdi with her wonderful head massage (15TL for 15 minutes)…. 25TL to include supper and cake….To book contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133 or email theblackolivecafe@gmail.com
16th May – Saturday Women’s Cancer School – Seminar to be held at the Grand Tulip Hotel in Nicosia from 10am.  To see more about this click here and for the program click here
21st May – 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 6.30pm you can enjoy  Don’t Look Now (1973)…. 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…
15th May – Friday – Correction – Date is –  22nd MayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe will be holding a 2nd Charity Challenge Quiz… 7pm…. 20TL  for sandwiches and cake with 50% to the winning charity….for more information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133…
24th May – SundayCricketer First ever cricket match between the TRNC and the Republic of Cyprus at the 20 Temmuz Stadium in Girne…. Entrance is free…. For further information see article by clicking here
25th May – MondayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their popular Quiz Night at the Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 7.30pm…For more information or to book teams contact Jenny on 0533 876 1483 or Brenda on 0533 840 7834.
26th to 31st MayYoga sunset 26th to 31st May.  Suzie Heijari and Begum Gulderen invite you to 5 days Cyprus Yoga and Angel Eco Holiday in the beautiful Karpaz area of North Cyprus….  Yoga, meditation and other relaxing pursuits  are on the programme.  There will also be the opportunity of sightseeing and other activities in the area … 490 euros for 5 nights in a shared room….  For further details contact Suzie Heijari on 0533 882 1475 or visit the website by clicking here 
26th May – TuesdayKar new sml KAR are organising a special night of music at Bellapais Abbey with 3 talented ladies – Demet Alkan (piano), Ayse Guler Akin (soprano) and Isil Akguc (flute)…The concert starts at 8.30pm.. Entry is by invitation donation of 35TL and invitations can be obtained from KAR Office in Karakum, the KAR shop, Lambousa Saturday Market and Bestseller bookshops in Alsancak and Karakum..
27th May – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services have now re-scheduled their event – “Relive the Good Times”…This will be at the Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 7.30pm…25TL per person with delicious buffet supper….Pete Murray on the decks… Invitations from Lambousa Saturday market or call Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483.   A good night to look forward to.
28th May – 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 6.30pm you can enjoy  Gigi (1958)…. 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…
30th May – SaturdayRBL RBL Charity Gala Night at The Savoy Ottoman Hotel, featuring Comedy Legend – Bobby Davro…..with supporting artists Andrew Sings….. and Tuxedo Junction….Starts at 7pm with the show starting at 9.30pm…180TL per person for 3-course meal and unlimited premium drinks…. This sounds like a very entertaining evening… To book or for more information call 0533 856 3891.
30th May – SaturdayBritish Residents British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Dr Akcicek State Hospital, Girne….10am to 1pm…..  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
31st May – Sunday Iron Man Arts Dogankoy Coffee Shop will be having an exhibition by IronMan Arts of their iron sculptures and also beautiful glass engraving products….. 11am to 1.30pm…Cream teas will also be available..
1st June – MondayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel SeAngle Bar, Catalkoy are holding a “Film On Night” on the first Monday of each month at 7.00pm…. Laptray food available 2 for 1. ….. This month’s film is The Jazz Singer…. To book, telephone 0533 869 3834..
4th June – ThursdayKar new sml The Alternative Quiz at The Fez in Catalkoy in aid of KAR….. Tickets are 30TL including supper….To book a place telephone the Fez on 0533 867 1781 or Mick Prior on 0533 877 4537…. Tickets are selling fast..
6th June – SaturdayWEndy Smith and Peter TomsSeAngle poster SeAngle Bar, Catalkoy.  Live music quiz night with Jamie (The Man in Black) starting at 8pm…5TL with 50% to the winners and 50% to a charity…. The Lady and Lad in Red will be there to promote blood donation awareness and money raised for a charity will be at the discretion of the organisers…..To book a table call 0533 869 3834….
13th June – SaturdayWEndy Smith and Peter TomsBritish Residents TRNC/World Blood Awareness Party at Cirali Bakery Garden, Karakum from 10am onwards…. Children in need will have a marquee with Face Painting and balloons for the Children…. Jamie The Man in Black will be entertaining us and the Lady and Lad in Red will be promoting Blood awareness on behalf of the British Residents Society….. This should be a real fun day so please bring the kids and party with us.
13th June – SaturdayBlack Olive logoChildren in need foundation The Black Olive Cafe,  Alsancak present Glastonvicki… starting from 2pm…. Entertainment by Scratchband, Barry Snakes, Gavin Simons, Rachel Saunby and many others…..  The event will be in aid of Children in Need…,More details to follow soon…
17th June – WednesdayChildren in need foundation Children in Need – Supper Club event at The Colony Garden….  Stylistics tribute band “Sing Baby Sing” show…£55 per person…3-course set meal including all local drinks + Beefeater Gin, Absolut Vodka and Ballantine’s Scotch Whisky….Tickets from Colony Reception, Property Centre Alsancak, DVD Shop Catalkoy, availability date to be advised….To reserve tickets or a table (max 12) contact Laurence Floyd on 0533 879 6892 or email floydlaurence@googlemail.com
12th September – SaturdayBritish ResidentsBlack Olive logo British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak….10am to 1pm….  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
16th September – WednesdayChildren in need foundation Children in Need – Supper Club event at The Colony….  More details to follow soon…
19th September – SaturdayBritish Residents The British Residents’ Society will be holding their Summer Ball at the Merit Royal Premium in Alsancak starting at 7pm…4-course meal with local drinks (excluding tea and coffee)…Tickets 100TL for members and 130TL for non-members which will be available to members for first 2 months and then generally available…Entertainment by Dawn and Tuxedo Junction…Dress code – smart casual… For further information contact Julia Bennett – BRS Events Organiser….
11th October – SundayBuyukkonuk Eco-Day at Buyukkonuk….  Autumn festival with many stalls of traditional foods and crafts, folk dancing and music, donkey and horse rides….10am til late…..Many children’s activities…
17th October – SaturdayBritish Residents British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Dr Akcicek State Hospital, Girne….10am to 1pm…..  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
26th, 27th, 28th November – Thursday, Friday and SaturdayRBL RBL present their pantomime Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves at the Chateau Lambousa Theatre…  There are 300 tickets available for each performance which will be 3 evening and 2 matinees for the children….  Tickets are 35TL and 40TL for the Saturday performance… There will be a free drink on arrival and a raffle each evening….