Portuguese Language Clases

Title: Portuguese Language Clases
Location: St. Christopher Catholic School
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Description: The Elementary Language Program is offered by the Durham Catholic District School Board on Saturday mornings from 9:30 am – 12:00 noon and runs from September 8, 2012 to June 1, 2013. To register your child, please go to the school of your choice  on any Saturday morning during the program, between 9:30 am and 12:00 noon. The International Languages Program is designed for elementary school age children from Kindergarten to Grade 8. This program provides the opportunity for children to speak, listen, write, and read the Portuguese language and at the same time learn about the culture and heritage. This is a free program.

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2012 Golf Tournament

Title: 2012 Golf Tournament
Location: Newcastle Golf & Country Club
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Description: Ticket includes Golf in Newcastle, snack and refreshment provided at the course by Portugal Groceries, followed by dinner at our centre and prizes for all.

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Noite de Rusgas

Title: Noite de Rusgas
Description: Join us for a night of food, music and dance at this free event. Featuring concertina players and singers from four toronto groups – Amigos do Minho, Arsenal do Minho, Associação Cultural Do Minho de Toronto and Estrelas do Norte plus a special performance by our very own Rancho do Minho de Oshawa. We will also have Portuguese snacks on sale – Rissóís, Bifanas, Caldo Verde, Pão com Chouriço, etc.
Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2012-09-14


Fiesta Week

Title: Fiesta Week
Description: After taking home two trophies at the Fiesta Parade – Best Ethnic Group and Children’s Participation Walking the NPCC launches Fiesta Week 2012 tomorrow night and we’re looking forward to seeing everyone join us at our Centre. Attached is a copy of our menu to help you plan your visit.

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José Malhoa

Join us for our annual Miss NPCC Festa with special guest José Malhoa!

The evening will consist of dinner, Miss NPCC and Mini Miss NPCC presentation, a thank you presentation to the ACAPO NPCC Scholarship sponsors and a performance by José Malhoa.

Dinner: BBQ Chicken with rice provided by Brievete Restaurant, located at 27 Simcoe St South in Oshawa.

Reserve via email – festa@northernportugal.org
Start Time: 07:00
Date: 2012-05-25

Obrigado – Thank you

Em comemoração da Semana Nacional de Voluntários
a Direcção de 2011, juntamente com a Assembléia Geral
gostaria de dizer


por ajudar a construir, fortalecer e ajudar nosso Centro crescer
por meio de oferecer o seu tempo durante o ano para o
Northern Portugal Cultural Centre


In celebration of National Volunteer Week
the 2011 Board of Directors along with the General Assembly
would like to

Thank You

for helping to build, strengthen and grow our Centre through
volunteering your time and efforts throughout the year to the
Northern Portugal Cultural Centre

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2012 ACAPO NPCC Scholarship

Below is the application for the 2012 ACAPO NCPP Scholarship. The Scholarship is open to NPCC members and their children who are entering or currently enrolled in a post-secondary program. Please read the application for all the details.

Click here to download the application. PDF will open in a new window.

scholarship2012_2Last year’s recipient Mikayla Pereira, took home $2000 to help her with her educational expenses. We are hoping to match this in 2012 and for this we thank the sponsors who have already committed – 7 Suns Delivery & Logistics, Coldwell Banker RMR Real Estate Brokerage, Desousa Homes, King Ritson Dental ClinicPaulo Barros Renovations Inc, State Farm Insurance and Towers Watson. We ask anyone who would like to sponsor this project to please contact festa@northernportugal.org.


Easter Party

Title: Easter Party

Description: DJ: New Age Entertainment
Cost: Members $35, Non-Members $40, 12-17 $15, 6-11 $10, -5 Free
Food: Soup, Roast Goat or Turkey with Potatoes, Fillet of Sole with Rice and Salad, Dessert
Email for reservations
Start Time: 13:00
Date: 2012-04-08

Ympério Show – Live from Portugal!

Title: Ympério Show – Live from Portugal!
Location: Northern Portugal Cultural Centre
Description: If you enjoyed them or missed them the first time, you’re in luck. Our next festa will be on Friday, March 2nd and will showcase Ympério Show’s return to Canada! This spectacular event will be hosted by our dance group O Rancho do Minho de Oshawa as a fundraiser to help pay for the recording of our first CD. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank our Centre’s committee for allowing us the opportunity to host this event and also to commend them on the sensational job they’ve done over the last 12 months.

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Joanne, Rose and Luis Annual Halloween Party

Title: Joanne, Rose & Luis Annual Halloween Party
Description: This is a pot-luck party with proceeds going to the Lakeridge Cancer Centre. Prizes will be given out for various costume categories….if you are interested, please contact our centre for details….this is always a sold out event, so get your tickets soon.
Date: 2011-10-29