Friday, 16 May 2014
THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF MARBELLA – BAM NEWSLETTER MAY 2014
The April, BAM monthly lunch was held at the Sol y Europe Restaurant on 24th April. Many thanks go to Joan for organising an excellent event.
The next BAM monthly lunch will be at the Puerto Azul on 29th May. The menu will contain meat and fish dishes. Please contact ASAP Violette, 952828988, at the latest by Monday morning, 26th May, to book your place. The cost for the lunch, which includes the tip and one drink, will be €12. Note; those who do not pre-book are not guaranteed a place. The lunch, as usual, will commence with arrival at 1.30pm for lunch at 2.00pm.
The BAM monthly lunches currently planned for 2014 are to take place at the following restaurants;
Thursday, June 26h Mare Nostrum
Thursday, July 31st Angolino
The BAM Charity contribution to IES Victoria Kent School, to augment the supply of English language books, was presented after a special afternoon tea event on Thursday 10th April at the home of Violette. Many thanks go to Violette for her generous hospitality.
Remember the school has requested BAM members to, later this year; assist at the school with students in conversational exercises. Potential helpers should contact Joan, 952835947. We have 4 names, but need others!
On Saturday 26th April we arranged a day trip to Antequera and El Torcal. This proved to be an excellent excursion for all attendees. Many photographs were taken; some are attached. For viewing all please see our web site.
The Committee are considering arranging a trip to Malaga, possibly in September, and would welcome suggestions as to places to visit. Contact Joan, 952835947, with your ideas.
BAM Charity contribution is to be given to Aspandem during a future BAM monthly lunch. The exact date has not yet been arranged.
Several BAM members went to see Fawlty Towers on Sunday 27th April. Again, an enjoyable evening. Thanks go to Yutta for organising the tickets. Seewww.salonvarietestheatre.com for the latest information or contact Yutta, 952831289.
Many thanks are given to Eva, who has created and constantly updates a website and Facebook entry for BAM. See, http://britishmarbella.blogspot.com.es/http://www.facebook.com/pages/British-Association-of-Marbella/132505103576725