Community News Sept 17, 2015

Community News Sept 17, 2015

Audley Coley’s  Book Launch

Audley Coley has established himself as force for good in the community through his activism on behalf of those afflicted by mental health issues and through his work as a person fitness guru.
His book “How To Win Over Mental Illness” has made a stir among groups and individuals across Montreal. Coley will be re-launching the English edition together with the recently released French edition Comment Vaincre La Maladie Mentale.
on  Thursday, September 24 at Mango Bay 1202 rue Bishop from 6pm.
Join him. (514) 451-9077 or

Jamaica Association Food Bank

If  you’re in need. The Jamaica Association invites you to pickup a food basket at their food bank  at 4065 Jean Talon West.  Food is distributed every Tuesday, staring at 11am.  For info the Jamaica Association at (514) 737-8229.

BIM 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.
For info (514) 969-5371 or (514) 513-2778.

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.

Dance and Drum Lessons

West Can children dance and drum classes for ages 3-12 years
Classes will be held every Sunday between 1-6 pm starting September 20 until March 2016 at 6585 Cotes des Neiges. Session costs $140 per child.
Registration on September 11 at 6585 Cotes des Neiges from 7:30- 9:30pm
For info (514) 641-9149, (514) 577-9267, (514) 575-3160 or

Jamaica Association Anniversary Banquet

Celebrate with the Jamaica Association of Montreal Inc. their 53rd Anniversary and the Jamaican National Heroes banquet. Saturday, October 17, 2015
at The Jamaica Association of Montreal Inc. Reception Hall
4065 Jean Talon West. Guest Speaker will be DENISE JONES, well respected Toronto based entrepreneur. Door prizes, live entertainment, a special Jamaican Midnight buffet and sweet table. Information:  514 737-8229.

Pioneer Women goes to Mt Tremblant

The Caribbean Pioneer Women of Canada are having a fall trip to enjoy the beauty of the leaves on Saturday October 17 2015. The trip will be going to Mont Tremblant leaving 5257 Queen Mary Road (corner Trans Island) at 8:30 am and returning at 7pm. The price is $65 and includes lunch at the Restaurant ‘ Le Shack’; time to tour the Village and an optional visit to the Casino.
For tickets Thelma (514) 744-5216.

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. For info (514) 233-3589 or (450) 670-3286.

Rip The Runway 2015

Fashion for a Cause Montreal Along with Caribbean Promotion  is calling on Montrealer to help Rip The Runway  for 2015.
Under the theme his year:  ‘Change for MS’ this fashion show fundraiser
Will benefit  the Tristan Williams MS Foundation
It will be hosted by Breakfast TV’s  Catherine Verdon-Diamond with
Thanksgiving Saturday, October 10  at T.M.R. Schofield Hall, 90 Roosevelt Ave. For  Info or a Minimum of (3) Tickets Delivery
Contact: (514)690-0836 (514)232-1947 (514)951-3194

The Graduating Class 5 w/Pryde

The Graduating Class is back in session. And once again it takes place at  the Firm Club Lounge 2363 Hymus, Dorval in the west island.
Now in its fifth year,  the theme is “5 w/Pryde.”
And for this 5th anniversary reunion, the fives will be wild with 55 birthday celebration including several  50th birthday tributes. Also  5 DJ’s featuring  a stand out at the Jazz Fest ad Just for Laughs, female old school DJ Killa on October 11 (Thanksgiving weekend)  at
Strict dress code.

Army Soca Fete

Production Sounds and Soca Queens would be holding an Army Soca Fete on Saturday October 17, at Club V. Lounge. Must wear camouflage attire. Music by Montreal Elite Officers, Dj Nicolas and more.

Chutney Soca at C’bean  Paradise

The biggest CHUTNEY, SOCA and BOLLYWOOD SHOW… Right here in Montreal !!! Yes my friends you seriously don’t want to miss out on this year big big show!! The very best in entertainment and lots of fun for everyone !!! Let’s do this together! Saturday 24, October, at Caribbean Paradise, 8080 Newman Boulvd, Featuring live entertainment with the BIG BIG BAND N2, Ravi Sookhooo, Kavita Sookhoo and along side Barry Soodeen the Big man Curtis B from Toronto…..Dance by Laura and Candy and this event will be hosted by no other than VASHTIE DOORGA.
For info Jai (514) 609-6311, Rishi (514) 299-7509, Radesh (514) 952-1725 or Jerry (514) 668-2392.
Laughter Is Coming
On Sunday November 1 at MCSO 7401 Newman Blvd. there will be “Laughter is Coming” with Rhema The Hairdresser and friends. For info Rhema (514) 369-2980.

Oldies Dance 2015

Oldies Dance 2015 sponsored Club Social Antillais Inc. scheduled for  Saturday October 3 at La Manoir 5319 Avenue Notre-Dame-de-Grace has been cancelled.