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St Lucia Calgary Cultural Association

Independence Celebrations

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Celebrating 40 years of Independence

We are all set to celebrate St. Lucia's Independence on March 9th, 2019. 


Our celebration will feature a Gala banquet with authentic caribbean food and music!           


All are invited to attend! 


Win a Westjet Travel voucher

 

Calendar of Events 2019

Spring Brunch-General Meeting

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Your ideas and input is welcomed and needed. The SLCCA extends an open invitation to anyone interested in registering to become a member. 

Date- TBA

Location- TBA

Time - TBA

Price - 

Lobsterfest

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Back by popular demand Lobsterfest  2019.

Date: June 22, 2019

Location: Wildwood Community Hall

Time: TBD

Price: TBD


Family Golf Tournament

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Check back for more information.


Date: July 2019

Location: 

Price:


Family Zoo Trip

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Date: TBA

Location: The Calgary Zoo

Price: TBA

Bus Trip

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Date: August 10th, 2019

Location: 

Members & invited guests only.

Carifest 2019

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Saturday, August 17th, 2019


More information to follow.

SLCCA Bowling, Date= pending

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Date = pending

Location: Let’s Bowl, 2916 – 5 Ave NE

Time: 7:00pm 

RSVP to Julie Philbert (403-361-9721) at driver74@telus.net

Pizza & Beer included

  $20 for non-members/Youth under 18 years $5

Caribbean Heritage Sports Day

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Date= pending

Time: 8 am - 4 pm

Location: Rotary Challenger Park - 3688 48 Ave NE

ISLAND vs ISLAND  Olympic style friendly sports competition! Come join us for an amazing day of fun! Events made for all ages include: basketball, cricket, dominoes, netball, soccer, track and field and volleyball.

Scholarships 2019

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August 31st, 2019 is the deadline to submit your application for the SLCCA scholarships

See the above link for eligibility.

Creole Day 2019 - October 27, 2019

Creole Day 2019 - October 27, 2019

More information to follow

Location: TBD

Movie: TBD

Time: 

Annual Christmas Party

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More information to follow!

Black History Month 2019

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For a complete listing of events see below.


Black History Month Events

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C3 Youth workshop presented by the Grenada Calgary Association

January 19th, 2019 1-4 pm

UNGANISHA (African Music & Dance)

February 2, 2019 

Martha Cohen Theatre

** Caribbean Black History Month Celebration**

DREAM- IDENTITY & DIVERSITY


Saturday, February 23, 2019 - Evergreen Spaces, 1709 8TH AVE NE.


 FREE ENTRY! 

Grenada Association Independence Dinner & Dance

February 16th, 2019

Comedy Show - Featuring Mark Trinidad

February 15th, 2019

Gospel Extravaganza

February 9th, Knox United Church @ 7:00 pm, 506 4th Street SW

$25 at the door

www.mycaa.ca



Admission to the Order of St. John

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St. Lucia Calgary Member given highest honour!

  

Teresa Barton has spent her life teaching First Aid to others.    

She became a certified instructor with St. John Ambulance in   

2005 and has taught hundreds of people valuable lifesaving    

skills and how to prepare for emergencies. Teresa also   

volunteers her time teaching First Aid through her  

church and community. Teresa was awarded a Priory Vote of   

Thanks in 2012 for her voluntary service. Teresa’s  

dedication to St. John and teaching First Aid is   

commendable.

 

Congratulations to St. Lucia Calgary member Teresa (formerly Jean Baptiste from Micoud) Barton

GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

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Saint Lucia Calgary Cultural Association and Superior Medical Donate Defibrillators to Saint Lucia

Two district hospitals in Saint Lucia received medical equipment from Canadian donors vital to improving health services in Saint Lucia.On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018, the Ministry of Health and Wellness received two defibrillators in a hand over ceremony hosted at the Dennery Hospital.Saint Lucia Calgary Cultural Association (President, Margaret Daniel) donated one of the defibrillators to the Dennery Hospital and Superior Medical Supplies (President and CEO, Ron Kilius) donated the second defibrillator to the Soufriere Hospital. The two machines are regarded as ‘life saving’ equipment by local health officials.

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Dance in the City

The St. Lucia Calgary Cultural Association donates to community partners to increase recreation and cultural interests that support healthy lifestyles for all youth.      


Diversity Performing Arts Club, Carifest 2018

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Saint Lucia Calgary Cultural Association Donated Walkers to Saint Lucia

The Faces of Cancer group and two district hospitals in Saint Lucia received medical equipment from the SLCCA vital to improving health services in Saint Lucia.

SAVE THE DATE

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Diversity - Inclusion - Leadership

The SLCCA is very pleased to host the USLOA conference. Details to follow.