Lethbridge food banks receive hundreds of pounds of fresh produce from Lethbridge Bhutanese Seniors

CBS is proud of all the work you have done, Bhutanese seniors. Your work is commendable and exemplary. Your commitment and dedication for the community is really inspiring. Millions of thanks to Lethbridge Family Services for initiating and arranging an opportunity and Lethbridge College for providing the land for the seniors to use their skills and work.bhutanese-garden-donation

 

The Lethbridge Bhutanese Seniors group hosted its annual Harvest Celebration at the Lethbridge College community gardens Friday, where hundreds of pounds of homegrown produce was donated to local food banks.

The Bhutanese Seniors group is a club comprised of former refugees who work to learn language and social skills in Canada.

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Canadian Bhutanese Society youth won gold in WCRNSCE

Canadian Bhutanese Society has been successful in securing the winning shield in badminton and volleyball in Western Canada Regional Nepalese Sports and Cultural Event hosted by Winnipeg, Manitoba. Both boys and girls teams had been successful in winning the badminton game on both single and double entries. Girls volleyball team also secured the top position. With exceptional performance of the soccer team of both boys and girls teams had been able to bring home the running cup.

All Nepalese from Western Canada competed in Western Canada Regional Nepalese Sports and Cultural Event in five different games of soccer, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, and dandi biyo (Nepali national game).

All the players in all games played well with good coordination and sportsmanship. In spite of having no professionals coaches and no proper training, the youth participants have made the Canadian Bhutanese Society proud of their members by displaying their skills and enthusiasm. You have proved that with little coaching, full determination and team work, we all can achieve what we want. Congratulations and thank you to all the participants taking your time off and representing your society and making everyone of us proud. Special thanks goes to Chandra Adhikari, Sports Coordinator, for taking extra effort in training the participants, coordinating, and being together with the participants in achieving what we got today.13652515_1103833886350616_2010262810_n 13652353_1103833899683948_380685085_n 13643807_1103833959683942_864530497_n 13644170_1103833916350613_1317891203_n 13649591_1103833863017285_553655974_n 13649602_1103833893017282_145740118_n 13652377_1103833876350617_1880545101_n 13652559_1103833929683945_520105152_n 13652674_1103833903017281_382053993_n 13652691_1103833906350614_68553164_n 13652735_1103833949683943_177093134_n 13664785_1103833939683944_967311681_n 13664767_1103833889683949_374659360_n 13664748_1103833946350610_780986524_n 13664682_1103833923017279_757619352_n 13672057_1103833866350618_1416519795_n 13672082_1103833913017280_505365782_n 13672258_1103833896350615_631174859_n 13672354_1103833986350606_677791914_n 13672421_1103833979683940_1062464076_n 13672414_1103833869683951_229937450_n 13672527_1103833936350611_1532350631_n 13672609_1103833956350609_613049207_n

 

 

Donation for Fort McMurray Fire Relief

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Canadian Bhutanese Society is pleased to announce that they have collected an amount of $1738.00 as an initiative to help Fort McMurray Albertans to get back to their life after the devastating fire destroyed the entire city. CBS presented the collected amount through Canadian Red Cross, Lethbridge. CBS thanks donors and volunteers for their selfless contributions.

Adrian Pradhan ~ Live Concert In Lethbridge

 

Canadian Bhutanese Society (CBS) is happy to announce a Cultural Concert on 30th April Saturday in Southminister united church at 7:00 pm . Come one and come all, Let us enjoy the evening with Adrian Pradhan special from the heart of Nepal. Its time to celebrate the Spring at the Musical Night.

Adrian Pradhan – widely considered to be one of the elite figures in the Nepali  Music. Pradhan, along with his former band – the 1974 AD, has alre12998611_947877001974819_5004606074012775410_nady made a gigantic mark in the Nepalese music industry. They are one of the greatest, and the most successful bands to ever come out of Nepal. Adrian Pradhan is currently embarking on a successful solo journey.

We urge you all to mark your calendar and join us to support a community event at Southminster United Church in Downtown opposite City Hall. Its in April 30th.

The Cultural Concert will showcase various ethnic Nepali music along with local artist. Its main objective is to provide opportunity for our local artist as well as introduce a cultural musical blend to Lethbridge. The concert will keep our musical tradition alive as well as enrich the main stream society.

The proceeds from this concert will be used for CBS Community Development program.

We believe you will support this initiative and join us on Saturday, April 30, 2016.

Discussion on Community Development

Canadian Bhutanese Society will be welcoming a guest from Australia, Mr Om Dhungyel, on Friday, April 29, 2016 at their office. We will be exchanging our knowledge and experience on our resettlement in Lethbridge and in other parts of the world to build up stronger and successful communities in our new homes. He has been on a tour of countries where Bhutanese have resettled. It will be an exciting time to share our own experiences and getting to know of others. Interested Bhutanese community members are invited to attend the discussion.

Volunteer Week

On the occasion of Volunteer Week, Canadian Bhutanese Society organized a small get-together with Community Volunteers for a lunch on Sunday, April 17, 2016 and to recognize their selfless commitment in serving the community with dedication and pride. CBS thanks all volunteers for sharing their time and energy work for the well-being of the Bhutanese community.IMG_0495 IMG_0497 IMG_0499 IMG_0503

Screening of Movie “Hostel Returns”

Namaste Everyone,

Canadian Bhutanese Society is screening a movie ‘Hostel Returns‘ at Movie Mill, Lethbridge on April 3, 2016, Show time-3:00 PM. HostHostel_returnel Returns is a 2015 Nepalese teen romance film directed by Suraj Bhusal and produced by Sunil Rawal under Durgish Films banner. This film is a sequel to 2013 film Hostel and is based on the hostel life of civil engineering students. Despite being the sequel of Hostel, no previous stars are cast on this film . In fact, the film stars new faces of Sushil Shrestha,Sashi Shrestha, Swastima Khadka,Sushil Sitaula and Abhaya Baral.

Tickets can be purchased from any of the CBS Board Members for $10 only. You can also check our face book page at ‘cbslethbridge’ and comment on the status, so that someone will guide you to get your ticket before they are all out.

Hope to see you all in Movie mill.

 

Thank you

CBS

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