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Newsletter. Issue 2003-3. Feb.8, 2003
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4th Meeting of the Goan Engineers/Professionals ~ Toronto
Message from Stephanie Mendes ()

The next meeting of Goan Engineers/Professionals is scheduled for Sunday, February 9, 2003 at11:00am at the Pickering Nuclear Information Centre at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station.If you are driving east on Montgomery Park Road, turn right to go towards the station. The Information Centre is on the left. There are visitor signs posted that should lead you right there. See the map online for more details...

Again, I encourage you to bring along your spouse/partner, friends, or children who may be interested in a career in an engineering or related field. There will be a small collection to pay for the refreshments/lunch that will be available. Please RSVP myself at to confirm if you will be attending and how many people you will be bringing. The agenda will be provided at a later date but will include networking, career planning, professional development, getting a job, health &safety in the workplace.

Goan Konkani Troupe - Toronto - Tiatr

The Goan Konkani Troupe (GKT) will be holding their next production in the early spring of 2003.

The GKT welcomes new members. Dues are only $4 per annum. New members and supporters are needed for the following:

  • Actors, musicians, singers, of all age groups for the main production.
  • Solo artists, stand-up comedians, duets, and other entertainers for between scene performances.
  • Set designers, stage hands, light and sound technicians for assistance behind the scenes.
  • Distribution of fliers promotions, ticket and programme sales.

Participating members are entitled to complimentary tickets for performances.

For further information please contact: Lourdino Rodrigues @ 416 244 7923, e-mail Santano Rodrigues

Goan Konkani Troupe - Toronto - Konkani Classes

The Goan Konkani Troupe is interested in hearing from those who wish to understand spoken Konkani, and conduct a basic conversation. If there is sufficient interest a series of classes can be arranged in the west Toronto area. Those interested in learning, or able to assist in teaching, please contact

You can make a difference

Come and support our
"Annual Walk-A-Thon"
on Saturday, June 7, 2003 9:00 a.m.
at Lakeshore Promenade (in Mississauga)
* Free BBQ * Free Refreshments * Free-T-shirts and prizes for participants
Have a great time and help your brothers and sisters in need in our community.

Date Organization Event
Feb 8 Knights of Columbus - Christ The King Council Valentine Dance
Knights of Columbus - Christ The King Council
Saturday, Feb 8, 2003 6.30 p.m. - 1.00 am
At Christ The King Church Hall,
3495 Confederation Pkwy, Mississauga
Tickets $25/person
Band: New Illusion
DJ: Glen & Malcolm
Contacts: Cruz Fernandes 905 712 3378 - Roy Almeida 905 273 3868
Feb 15 The Playmates Valentines Day - Gala Dinner and Dance
Brought to you by: The Playmates
Date: February 15th 2003 - 6.30 p.m. onwards
Venue: Brampton Banquets
Band: Blind Fold Test
Tickets: Adults $35 - Children 5-12: $15 Under 5 free.
Contacts: Hilary D'Souza 905 565 8236 - Tony Rodrigues 905 458 8602
Godfrey Mathias 905 814 6138 - Kenneth D'Souza 416 446 1325
Mar 1 Goan Overseas Association G.O.A. Carnival Dance (G.O.A. Carnival de Rio)
Elite Banquet Halls (1850 Albion Rd., Rexdale)
Member Ticket - $27
Guest Ticket - $35
Event Starts at 6pm and Ends at 2am. Dinner will be served between 7-9 pm (approx. time frame)
Check the G.O.A. website for event updates:
Order form (Adobe Acrobat Reader required) - http://www.goatoronto.com/events/2003/carnival/order%20form.pdf
Main Flyer & Event information -http://www.goatoronto.com/events/2003/carnival/carnival.html
Sep 13 Nairobi Goan School Ex-students Gala Dance Commemorating 75th Anniversary


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