Fiesta Week

Title: Fiesta Week Menu: Click here Description: Fiesta Week is here and the NPCC is ready to feed and entertain! Our showtimes are: Wednesday to Thursday, 6:30 p.m. & 8 p.m. Friday, 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. Start Date: 2013-06-19 End Date: 2013-06-22

Encontro da Primavera

Encontro da Primavera

Title: Encontro da Primavera Start Time: 18:00 Date: 2013-05-25 Description: We invite you to join us for our Spring Celebration to celebrate the success of our ACAPO / NPCC Scholarship, where we will be honouring this year’s recipient, each of our sponsors, judges and ACAPO for initiating this program. We will be serving a roast beef dinner and Os Panteras will be performing. Additionally we will be presenting our Miss and Mini Miss NPCC for 2013. Tickets prices are $30 for adults, $35 for non-member adults, $20 for youths (12-17), $10 for children (7-11) and free for children 6 and under. To...

60th Anniversary of Portuguese Immigration to Canada

It is official! The portuguese flag will fly above Oshawa City Hall from May 13 to June 10, 2013 to celebrate two important events for all Luso-Canadians – the 60th Anniversary of Portuguese Immigration to Canada and Dia de Camões which many of us recognize as Portugal Day. The request which was put forth by the Northern Portugal Cultural Centre and the Oshawa Portuguese Club was approved by Oshawa City Council at Monday’s council meeting.

NPCC introduces Zumba Fitness

NPCC introduces Zumba Fitness

The NPCC will be offering Zumba Fitness classes starting the first week of May led by certified instructor Carolina Batica. Classes will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7pm to 8pm and cost will be $10 per class or you can buy a $65 card which will give you 10 classes. If you are interested in joining please contact the NPCC.

60th Anniversary Celebration

May 13th the Portuguese community of Oshawa will be celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Portuguese Immigration to Canada and we’d like you to participate. A few months back I invited Mr. Antonio Galvão to shed some light on a conversation we were having – who were the first portuguese immigrants to arrive in Oshawa. We had the pleasure of listening to Mr. Galvão tell us stories about those first few years which we all found very interesting. I asked Mr. Galvão if he would re-tell these stories for me in front of a video camera, so we could capture them...


Title: Miss NPCC Description: The NPCC is once again looking for two young ladies to represent our centre at this year’s Fiesta Week celebrations! The Northern Portugal Cultural Centre (NPCC) Board of Directors would like to ask any candidates that are interested in representing our club as Miss NPCC 2013 to please submit your name and contact information along with a written application of why you would best represent our club as Miss NPCC.

2013 NPCC/ACAPO Scholarship

Title: 2013 NPCC/ACAPO Scholarship Link out: Click here Description: May 1st is the deadline for our 2013 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. Last year’s recipient Andrew Pereira, took home $2000 to help him with his educational expenses. We are hoping to match this in 2013. We ask anyone who would like to sponsor this project to please contact us.

Festa da Familia

Festa da Familia

Title: Festa da Familia Link out: Click here Description: Since Family Day and Valentine’s Day both land in February, we thought it would be fun to hold a “Family Festa” with a Red White & Black theme. The Festa will be held on Saturday, February 23rd with doors opening for cocktails at 5:30 and dinner at 6:30. A delicious meal consisting of Caldo Verde, fish filets, rice and salad will prepared by our kitchen crew and music will be provided by Mark Ganhão from New Age Entertainment. We will also have door prizes and raffles. To keep with the theme,...

New Year’s Eve Bash

Title: New Year’s Eve Bash Description: Ticket prices are as follows: Before Dec 15th: Members $75 & non-Members $80 After Dec 15: Members $80, non-Members $85 Teens 12-17 $45 Children 7-11 $20 Children under 6 free DJ is TNT FX Start Time: 17:00 Date: 2012-12-31