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St Lucia Calgary Cultural Association

Scholarship Deadline - August 31st, 2018

 Scholarship applications are now being accepted for the 2018/2019 academic school year.  If you're enrolled in part-time or full-time studies in a post-secondary institution, you can benefit from successfully qualifying for an SLCCA scholarship.  Get more details at the Scholarships page 

Annual General Meeting

Sunday September 30th, 2018


Location:  Executive Royal Hotel Calgary 

 2828 23rd Street NE | Calgary, Alberta  

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

All members welcome!

Events

Family Zoo Trip

July 28 2018 


Location: The Calgary Zoo, 210 St. George's Drive NE, Calgary,

Free for members, non-member - $10.00 

(Includes gate entrance subway sandwich, juice box and ice cream!)

St. Lucia Overseas Biennial Convention 2018 (London, England)

 July 22nd - July 29th , 2018


Location: London, England

Details:   

We are inviting all  individuals and Organizations who wish to  promote and enhance the quality of life of all St. Lucians through fostering harmony and cooperation amongst our member associations. 

For more info: www.stluciaunion.org.

Bus trip - Day trip to Edmonton

Saturday August 11th, 2018


Location: (Legislature Grounds and Cariwest 2018)

Free for members, $20 for non-members

*Includes breakfast in Red Deer

Big Bang Show! Fireworks!

August 18th, 2018 

GlobalFest 

Fireworks show, food trucks, multicultural activities and more!

Elliston Park, Calgary AB


Members free - while quantities last!

Carifest 2018 (Parade!) August 25, 2018 @ 10:30 am

  

We are putting together a group to participate in this year’s Carifest parade. 

Everyone welcome! Non-members $10/Kids under 16 , $5 (includes t-shirt and waive rag). If you are interested please contact DJ Jerry at 

djjerry2002@gmail.com or slucalgary@gmail.com

Calendar of Events

SLCCA Bowling, October 6th, 2018

  

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

Free to members; $20 for non-members

Caribbean Heritage Sports Day

September 8th, 2018

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.

Youth Summit

September 15, 2018

Time: 2 pm

Location: TBD

The Youth Summit is designed to educate and empower Calgary's high school and undergraduate students, age 15 - 21 years, 

Saturday Night at the Movies

Bring the family, grab some friends and come out and enjoy the movies!

Location: TBD

Movie: TBD

Time: 

Annual Christmas Party

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Time: 3 pm

Location: Rosedale Community Hall - 901 11 Ave NW

Annual Family Christmas Party 2 pm - 6 pm

Black History Month 2019

February 1 - 28, 2019

A special SLCCA presentation,

More information to come! 

Soca Teaser

Soca Teaser - Friday, August 24th - SAVE THE DATE! 9pm – 2am

   

Featuring St. Lucian artist Ricky-T

Location: Fusion Bar, #207, 4909 - 17 Ave SE, Calgary

To purchase tickets on Eventbrite, please click on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/soca-teaser-carifest-2018-pre-party-tickets-47553864890 


GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

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.

Events 2019 - SAVE THE DATE!

Black History Month 2019

February 1 - 28, 2019 

A special SLCCA presentation,

More information to come!

40th Year of Independence Celebration

The SLCCA Executive Committee invites you to its celebration of  the 40th Anniversary of Saint Lucia's Independence.


More information to follow.