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to take part in the Toronto SuperCities Walk for MS
on Sunday, April 13th, at Sunnybrook Park

Check-in: 8:30 am       WALK Starts: 10:00 am

It's a fun, one-day, non-competitive, 5 and 10 km walk for a great cause!

Sunday, April 20th, 2003

(In aid of Margao Simba Soccer team. Every year they host an Easter Bash to raise funds for the team and help Goan youth in the team to play for the season.)

DATE: Sunday April 20th, 2003
TIME: Noon to 7:00pm
Location: Royal Banquet Hall (Hwy 10 / Derry Rd)
185 Statesman Drive, Mississauga

DJ: Fatz

Adults - $20.00
Children 6 - 10 - $10.00

PHILIP - (905) 277-9698 SOCO - (905) 819-1825 TONY D - (905) 567-6460
TONY F - (905) 823-3067 ANTONIO - (905) 858-8461 BABUSH - (905) 607-2143

Sunday, April 20th, 2003
EVENT: Easter Dance

invites you, your family & friends to

Time: 12:00 (noon) - 8:00PM
Location: International Banquet Hall
5835 Kennedy Rd. Mississauga
(East of Kennedy/South of Britannia)

Dance to the rhythmic sounds of
With DJ & special guest artiste,
Tammy (Vocalist)

TICKETS: Adults - $20    Children 5-12 - $15    Children 4 & under - FREE

For further details CALL

Francis Fernandes
Tel: (905) 820-1901
Cell: (416) 294-6009
Francis Joseph
Tel: (905) 602-7755
Cell: (416) 529-6070
Tony Da Costa
Tel: (905) 458-1215
Cell: (416) 571-0256

Saturday, April 26th, 2003
EVENT: Tropical Delites Anniversary Dance


Anniversary Dance

Buffet Dinner at 6.30 p.m.

Taj Banquet Hall
4611 Steeles Ave. West (West of Hwy. 400)

Dance to the island rhythms
DJ Darren and Steel Drummer NAT
playing soca, reggae, calypso.....

Members: $25.00 Guests: $30.00
Limited tickets available: Order yours today from:
Dana D'Cunha (West) 905-275-2855
Merlyn Fernandes (West) 416-464-3798
Seira Furtado (West) 416-695-3239
Elena Mascarenhas (Central) 416-544-9714
Natasha Andrade (East) 416-732-6565
Plavin D'Souza (East) 416-885-0023

Wednesday April 30, 2003
Event : New Seniors Group for Mississauga/Brampton Area
Time : 6.30 p.m.
Location : CAFE PLUS, 5770 Timberlea Blvd Unit 107, Mississauga (near Tomken /Matheson)
All seniors are invited to participate for an inaugural meeting in forming a group (60+) serving the Mississauga/Brampton area.
Aloysius D'Souza who runs the place will be providing supper for a small fee. Cash Bar will be open.
Please send an e-mail to giving names and phone numbers of seniors
who wish to attend the meeting or leave a voice message with your phone number at 905 451 2527.

Saturday, May 3rd, 2003
EVENT: Goa Amigos presents - 2003 May Queen ball
Time : Evening
Location : At International Banquet Hall, 5835 Kennedy Road Mississauga.
Tel : 905-568-1918
Tickets : Adults - $ 20 - Children (5-12) - $10

A Wonderful Evening of Non-Stop Dancing, Buffet Dinner, Snacks & Cash Bar.
Goa Amigos & DJ Symphony

For more further information /tickets/gifts/advertisements, please call:
905 615 8001
Karen Collaco
905 502 6103 Mateus Pereira

Sunday, May 11th, 2003
EVENT: Mother's Day Dance
Time : 11:30AM onwards
Location : Royal Banquet Hall,185 Statesman Drive, Mississauga,(Hurontario & Derry Rd) (905)564-7895
Dress : Semi Formal
Tickets : Adults - $18 - Children 4-12 - $12 Children 3 & under - FREE
Dance to the rhythmic sounds of D.J. GLEN & MALCOLM
HORS D'OEUVRES: Chicken Tikka, Aloo Tikki,French Fries
Lamb Curry,Butter Chicken,Paneer Matter,Stir Fry Vegetables,Spaghetti & Meat Sauce,Yellow Rice,Caesar Salad,Naan,Pickle,
Fruit Salad,Ice Cream Coffee/Tea
For further details CALL
(416) 269-9619
Romeo & Belinda Remedios
(905) 270-2348 Glen & Violet Oliver

Sunday, May 18th, 2003
EVENT: Out of Africa Extravaganza

Out of Africa Extravaganza

Africa: One continent, many cultures.. Grab your spirit of fun and let's get together to celebrate our diversity

Venue: Halton Hills Banquet Hall
3090 Steeles Avenue West - Hyw 401 W-25 S
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 2:00 A.M.
Cost: $65.00 (Inclusive Drinks, Buffet Dinner, Dance)
Ages: 18 yrs to Golden Plus
Dance to the African Rhythms of Naked Flame & DJ Fatz
Authentic African Prizes -
Special Traditional Performances
& Habeeba's Egyptian Belly Dancers
Dress: Elegant African Costumes

Limited Tickets - Reserve early for tables of 10 to avoid disappointment
For information & tickets please call -
Tim Remedios @ 905-819-0708. Raphael Fernandes @ 905-272-4792
Cheques to be made out to: Tim Remedios, 6460 Eastridge Road,
Mississauga ON, L5N 4K8

Saturday, June 7, 2003
EVENT: "Annual Walk-A-Thon"
Organized by: Goan Charitable Organization (Toronto)

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.

Sunday, June 8, 2003
EVENT: Feast of the Holy Spirit
Time 11.30 am
Location: at the International Banquet Hall, 5835 Kennedy Road in Mississauga.

For your dancing pleasure, and to keep your feet constantly tapping, a live band "THE NEW ILLUSIONS" will be in attendance along with a DJ, a sumptuous buffet, door and spot prizes.We would appreciate your presence at this annual function along with your families and friends. The attached flyer will give you most of the details.
Please do not hesitate to call should you require any further information,and book your tables in advance. We would also be very grateful if you could in turn please forward this flyer to your friends and also pass the word around.
We will also be producing a Souvenir Booklet especially for the occasion. If you or any person that you know who would want to place their company or personal advertisement in this Souvenir, please contact the undersigned or our committee representatives mentioned on the flyer for more information.
Thank you. We look forward to seeing you, your families and friends on the 8th June 2003. Please keep this day free and mark it on your calendar. Make it a day to remember!

Tony Fernandes - Tel: 905-816-0619, Mississauga,
On President 2003 & Committee Members
Monte de Guirim Assoc. Toronto Chapter

Sunday, June 8, 2003
EVENT: The Feast of our Patron, St. Anthony


Come celebrate the Feast of the Holy Spirit
on June 8, 2003 at St. John's Lithuanian Hall
2185 Stavebank Road, Mississauga
(Major intersection: Mavis/Queensway)

Mass followed by Social
Enjoy authentic Goan cuisine and hospitality
Live Band and DJ

For tickets contact:
Francisco Barretto - 905-607-2143
Rosie Cabral - 416-494-4540
Tony Fernandes - 416-568-3289
Sara Ferrao - 905-569-6609
Ethena Silveira - 905-785-1505


Saturday, August 2, 2003
EVENT: Annual Picnic - Princeton Country Club, West Windsor
Organized by: Goan Association of New Jersey (GOANJ)

For more information please contact Tony Barros at

DR. RIBEIRO GOAN SCHOOL - NAIROBI calling all ex-students and staff to reserve your table of 10 for the Dinner Dance at At the Crown Banquet Hall, Mississauga
Saturday, September 13, 2003
EVENT: Gala Dance Commemorating 75th Anniversary Dinner Dance
Time From 5:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Sunday, September 14, 2003
EVENT: Picnic at the Centennial Park, Etobicoke 12:00 noon
Time 12:00 noon
Organized by: Nairobi Goan School Ex-students
For further details contact:
Roque Barreto 905-859-1942       Arthur Braganza 416-620-1553
Victor Cardozo 905-479-0254 Xavier Carvalho 905-794-0630
Norman D'Costa 905-452-1295 John J.D'souza 905-451-2527
Danny Fernandes 416-621-7942 Elsie Fernandes 416-286-8337
Tony/Vivien Fernandes 905-607-4564 Claude Gomes 416-299-0492
Bel Remedios 416-499-5354
see more :http://merwin.dsouza.home.att.net/reunion.html

Saturday, October 18,2003 (tentative)
EVENT: Whist Drive - Venue (TBD)
Organized by: Goan Association of New Jersey (GOANJ)
For more information please contact Tony Barros at

Saturday, December 20, 2003
EVENT: Holiday Ball at Ukranian Cultural Center, Somerset
Organized by: Goan Association of New Jersey (GOANJ)
For more information please contact Tony Barros at


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