Community Events Aug 20, 2015

Community Events Aug 20, 2015

Celebrate T&T  Independence

Montreal will celebrate Trinidad & Tobago 53rd Anniversary of Independence with a massive  Show and Dance  at  Caribbean Paradise 8080 Newman LaSalle on Saturday August 29 from 6pm. Performances from Sheryl, Evelyn, Lady B, Nato, Lady Paul, Ezra and much more. Music by DJ 610 and DJ Jerry.
For info (514) 363-8080 or (438) 937-1924.

Fundraising Walk/Run

Suitcases for Africa supporting vulnerable children in Kenya with an annual walk/run on Saturday September 12 (rain day September 13) from 10am at Centennial Park DDO.
For info, Wendy (514) 992-5500 or Julie (514) 743-3844.

St. Kitts and Nevis Anniversary

St. Kitts and Nevis Cultural Association of Montreal would appreciate your kind support as we celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the Independence of the Federation St. Kitts and Nevis.  The occasion will be commemorated with an intimate breakfast on Saturday, September 19 at 7421 Harley, from 10am until 2pm and admission is only $15.

Antigua & Barbuda Banquet

The Antigua & Barbuda Association of Montreal Inc. invites the general public to their 34th Independence Anniversary Banquet IL Gabbiano 1550 rue Lapierre on Saturday November 14 at 6pm. (514) 233-3589 or (450) 670-3286.

Mr. and Mrs. 40 Plus Caribbean Pageant

The Grenada Nationals Assoc. of Montreal is looking for males and females of Caribbean descent 40 years and over to participate in its’ 50th Anniversary Mr. and Mrs. 40 Plus Caribbean Pageant. For more info Karen (514) 369-5788 or Nicole (514) 240-8990

Barbados House Dance

On Saturday September 19 at Le Living Room 5687 Pare St. Mont Royal join the Barbados House of Montreal for “When Dance Did Nice” from 10pm to 3am with music by DJ Leslie and Eddy Lewis. Info (514) 969-5371 or (514) 513-2778.

Jamaica Assoc. Food Bank
The Jamaica Association of Montreal reminds community members that  the food bank is back in operation at 4065 Jean Talon West.  Food will be distributed every Tuesday, staring at 11am. Info.  (514) 737-8229.

BCQ Remembrance Event

The Black Coalition of Quebec Commemorate the International day of remembrance of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade and its Abolition on August 22 with a cocktail from 6pm and show 7:30pm at Ciné Théatre Le Château 6956 Saint-Denis (Metro Jean-Talon.) Remember living our history through dance, songs and theatrical performances Veeby, David Mezy, Ihozo and more with MC Keithy Antoine.
Info (514) 489-3830.

Guyana Assoc. Anniversary Gala

At Eveagreen Reception Hall 5011 Buchan on Saturday September 12, the Guyana Cultural Association of Montreal will stage its  48th Anniversary Gala with cocktails from 6pm followed by dinner at 7pm. entertainment by Hilton “Bamboo Fire” Hemerding Guyana’s Number One folk singer. There will be an open bar, formal attire. Music by DJ Calm. Info Leebert (540) 445-0747 or Mariette (514) 969-7416.

LEP Tea Party

LEAP (Lifestyle Empowerment Advancement Program) presents on Saturday September 12 from 2pm at 6767 Cote Des Neiges. Prizes for the best shoes, hats and lots of giveaways. Admission will be $20For info (514) 952-2741 or (514) 572-4724.