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Events

Sunday, September 4, 2005
Event: 2005 Kenya Picnic
Organised by  
Venue: Fologers Country Club and Park
2026 Lower Baseline, Oakville (905 878 1030)
Time 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Inviting all Ex Kenyans and friends to a Family Picnic
Each family is required to bring dish for the pot luck lunch. The Park has a swimming pool for both adults and children, a playground and a soccer field. So don?t forget your bathing suits etc. Although there are 2 lifeguards please note children must be accompanied by an adult if they plan to swim. The pool is open from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ($2.00 per person). There is an entrance fee of $3.50 per person, children under 10 are free. We will be organizing some games so please come early so we can organize the teams. Musicians are welcome to bring their instruments for the "Sing Song".

From downtown Toronto
Take QEW West to Bronte Road / Hwy 25 ---- Drive North on Bronte Road / Hwy 25 passed Dundas / Hwy 5 to Lower Base Line.
Turn right on Lower Base Line (BE CAREFUL IT IS A NARROW AND WINDY ROAD)
When you pass the bridge (single lane bridge), you go up a steep hill. The Fologers Country Club and Park is the first driveway on your right at the top of the hill.

From downtown Toronto / East End
Take Hwy 401 West to Hwy 403 ---- Drive on Hwy 403 West exit at Dundas / Hwy 5 ---- Turn right (West) on Dundas / Hwy 5 and drive to Bronte Road / Hwy 25.
Turn Right (North) on Bronte Road / Hwy 25 and drive to Lower Base Line ---- Turn right on Lower Base Line (BE CAREFUL IT IS A NARROW AND WINDY ROAD) --- When you pass the bridge (single lane bridge), you go up a steep hill --- The Fologers Country Club and Park is the first driveway on your right at the top of the hill.

From Burlington / Hamilton
Take QEW East to Bronte Road / Hwy 25 ---- Drive North on Bronte Road / Hwy 25 to Lower Base Line ---- Turn right on Lower Base Line (BE CAREFUL IT IS A NARROW AND WINDY ROAD) ---- When you pass the bridge (single lane bridge), you go up a steep hill ---- The Fologers Country Club and Park is the first driveway on your right at the top of the hill.


Wednesday, September 7, 2005
Event Inaugural Meeting to Form New 55+ Goan Seniors Group
Organised by Mississauga-Brampton-Etobicoke Goan Seniors Steering Group
Venue:
University of Toronto at Mississauga,(Erindale Campus) The Faculty Club, South Building, on Mississauga Rd. (between Burnhamthorpe Rd and Dundas St.W Room 3140
Mississauga
Date/Time Wednesday, September 7, 2005 at 7.30 p.m
Agenda:
All seniors are invited to participate in forming a seniors group (55+) serving the Etobicoke/Mississauga/Oakville/Brampton Area.
The group is expected to be similar in it's organization and activities to the Toronto East Goan Seniors Association. Click for details.
For Information:
Contact Tony & Vivien Fernandes-(905)607-4564
E-mail:
To register your interest please send e-mail giving name(s) and phone number to

Saturday, September 10, 2005
Event World Goa Day-New England Goans Picnic
Organised by  
Venue:
Cochituate State Park
(Route 30 in Natick)
http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/northeast/coch.htm
(508) 653-9641

Time 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please arrive early to ensure that you gain entry into the park. The park has been known to fill up from time to time. Please bring your own food and beverages.

DIRECTIONS:
From Mass Pike (Route I-90).
Get off at Exit 13. Take left lane after the tolls (Wellesley, Natick signs). Go through traffic light and the Park is 500 yards on right.

From Route 9.
Get off Speen Street and follow signs for Mass Pike. Stay in the right lane. Turn right at traffic light after Home Depot (RHS) Park is about 500 yards on your right.


Sunday,September 25, 2005
Event: 6th Annual Social
Organised by CLR (CURTORIM-LOUTULIM-RAIA) ASSOCIATION

and our 6th Annual Social on Sunday September 25, 2005.

Please keep tuned to this site for further details.

Saturday, October 8, 2005
Event: Toronto Tanzanite Dance - 2005
Organised by:  
Venue: Claireport Place Banquet Hall, 65 Claireport Crescent, Etobicoke
Time: Hors d'oeuvres - 6:00pm   Dinner 7:00 - 9:00pm
Band - The Naked
Flame D.J. - Fatz
Dress - Formal

This year we will be hosting a Costume Parade for the most original "Tanzanian outfit" right after dinner. There will be great prizes for the best "MALE" and "FEMALE" outfits.

Until the end of August 2005, dance tickets will be on sale at $30.00 per person.

Beginning September the tickets will be on sale at $35.00 per person until we are sold out.

Tickets can be obtained by calling any one of the following Committee members:
Philip Ferrao                 905-277-9698
Audrey Fernandes       905-568-8951
Leslie de Mello             905-275-6818
Melissa Ferrao             905-277-9698
Stephen de Souza       905-277-8170


Saturday, October 15th, 2005
Event: Variety Show with Dinner
Organised by Quebec Goan Association
Please keep tuned to this site for further details.

Saturday, November 19th, 2005
Event:
30th ANNIVERSARY OF NAVELIM FEST
Feast of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary
Organized by:
Villagers of Navelim
Time:
5:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
The solemn high mass will commence with the enthronement of our lady at 5:30 p.m. sharp.
Venue:
Claireport Place Banquet and Convention Centre
65 Claireport Crescent, Etobicoke
(Hwy 27/Albion Rd)
Tickets:
Adults: $26
Children (12 years and under): $15
Tickets will not be sold at the door.
Please order your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
Entertainment:
Dance to the sounds of "NIGHT FEVER" and DJ
Please contact one of the following committee members for further information.
Name
Telephone E-mail Address
Lazarus and Celine Pereira 416-292-1653
Tina Fernandes 905-294-8882
Leanne De Souza 905-828-0637
Tony Rodrigues 416-750-4469
John De Silva 416-283-5264
A new president will be elected for the next term.
Click here to download the Ticket order form.

Saturday, December 3rd, 2005
Event: St. Francis Xavier's Feast Day
Organised by Quebec Goan Association
Please keep tuned to this site for further details.

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