Monthly Meeting

Also see 'News and Announcements for our most current and upcoming meetings!

Our monthly meetings are usually the 2nd Wednesday of each month, however, on occasions it may alter depending on holiday dates.

Listed below are the dates for our upcoming meetings this year.

2017 - 11 January, 8 February, 8 March, 5 April, 10 May, 7 June, 13 September, 11 October, 8 November, 6 December

                                           

NEWCOMERS is an informal social group dedicated to helping new arrivals assimilate into Athens

as well as doing rewarding work for the local community

 

NEWCOMERS

WEDNESDAY 8th NOVEMBER

 Vathis Taverna, 7 Kyrou St, Kifissia

(directions attached)

For those coming from the train station in Kifissia, its a 25-30 min walk or take a taxi. You may call the taverna - 210 620 4834

(Newcomers Events are non-smoking)

 

DOORS OPEN AT 10.00 am

for REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS

(CURRENT MEMBERS €5   -   NEW MEMBERS €10)

Newcomers Christmas Lunch (6 December)

Get your ticket today!!

(€25 all inclusive) available at Welcome Desk

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The Meeting will start promptly at 11:00am

(IF YOU ARE LATE, ENTRY MAY BE DENIED)

SOFIA KOUVELAKI

Executive Director at The HOME Project.

(This non-profit organization provides support, protection, education and

social integration services to unaccompanied minors).

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GIFT OF LOVE for NOVEMBER

Toiletries for the Minors housed by the HOME Project:

(eg: Sanitary napkins, razors (male and female) toothpastes, toothbrushes….

shampoo, bath gel, detergent, cleaning materials etc

And life’s little luxuries: nail polish, facecreams, hairstyling gel)

 

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Poppies will be available for Remembrance Day

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Pick a tag off the Salvation Army ‘Angel Tree’

 

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Avlona Charity ‘Book Swop’

Home Made Jams and Chutneys

 

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Donations welcomed:

(NB: TO BE COLLECTED BEFORE THE MEETING COMMENCES AT 11:00)

-Anglican Church: (‘Quality’ clothing, knick-knacks and books) - in readiness for St Paul’s Anglican Church Christmas Bazaar PLUS bottle tops)

-Avlona Juvenile Detention Centre (4 OTE telecards, trainers (40-48), male ‘teen’ easy-wash/easy-dry clothing S-M-L-XL-XXL toiletries,bedding,towels)

-School for the Deaf: School Supplies: Erasers,A4 white paper,notebooks,rulers, sellotape,pens,HP Ink Cartridge 650 (for use with HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 2645 printer),stapler.

Food Items:  Cornflakes,Nutella

 -Pammacaristos (ribbons, buttons, lace, wrapping paper, material, beads, costume jewellery, containers, jars etc for craft work PLUS feminine hygiene toiletries, food staples, girls’ clothing to size L)

-Salvation Army - will have their Christmas ‘Angel Tree’ available.

 

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 LUNCH AFTER THE MEETING

YOU ARE WARMLY WELCOME TO JOIN US

AT  ‘THESSALIAS’

Elaion 19, Kifissia 145 64

(Drive down Xar Trikoupi – turn right into Elaion at the traffic lights at Sklavenitis.

Continue down to the roundabout and go right round it and back up the other side.

Thessalias restaurant is about half way up on the right.)

 

 

BY POPULAR CHOICE,

THE NEWCOMERS CHRISTMAS LUNCH

VENUE IS ONCE AGAIN

THE HALANDRI TENNIS CLUB

Garittou 13, Halandri

WEDNESDAY 6th DECEMBER 2017

11:00am-2:30pm

Tickets €25 (all-inclusive)

 

Get your ticket

on Wednesday 8 NOVEMBER

at the Welcome Desk

 

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M E N U

Welcome drink – fruit punch

 White or Red house wine

 

APPETIZERS

 

- bread basket -

- Cheese Platter -

- Basmati Risotto with vegetables, wild mushrooms

& white truffle oil -

- Aubergine with Feta -

-Spinach Pie -

 

SALADS

- Coleslaw -

- Rocket, with sundried tomatoes, parmezan & balsamic -

- Mixed Green salad, with pine nuts, pomegranate seeds

& honey dressing -

 

MAIN DISHES

(accompanied by baked potatoes)

-Turkey Roll (with Christmas stuffing dried fruit, prunes etc) -

- ‘Biftekia’ (chicken) -

- Kokkinisto Beef -

 

DESSERT

 

- Chocolate Gateau or ‘biscontino’ -

-Filter coffee –

 

 

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diana hapsis,
Nov 1, 2017, 12:00 PM
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