Activities 2006 - archive

Our past activities during the year 2006.

Date

Activity

Place

Local organiser

Saturday
11 February
2006

Energy for the Future.
Speaker: Dr. Alexandru Boboc (UKAEA)

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Alexandru Boboc

Saturday
25 February
2006

Social meeting: preparation of 'mucenici' and other Romanian traditional dishes; folk music and other entertainment.

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Luminita Condurache
Catalin Condurache
Marius Ciortan [1]

Sunday
26 February
2006

"Mucenici" and traditional folk practices marking the beginning of Lent. A fundraising event for the benefit of the Joint Orthodox Parishes in Oxford and the Romanian Foyer Trust.

St Gregory House, 1 Canterbury Road
Oxford

Marius Ciortan
Luminita Condurache
Catalin Condurache [1]

Saturday
11 March
2006

‘Christian witness in Lebanon and Syria. From the times of the Apostles to today’s living communities'. A travel diary on film, following the route of a pilgrimage to the Middle East.

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Razvan Novacovschi

Saturday
25 March
2006

"A tribute to Our Language - Limba noastra cea romana". An evening of poetry, music and dance dedicated to Romanians all over the world. Click here to request the DVD.

Common Room, St Cross College, OX1 3LZ

Aliona Cojocaru
Anca Popescu
Silvia Ursu

Sunday
23 April
2006

Romanian Easter Reception, at midnight, after the Resurrection Service

St Theosevia House

Anca Popescu
Andreea Serban
Radu Chiritoiu [1]

Thursday
4 May
2006

Evening of Romanian Film: 'Filantropica' (Nae Caranfil, 2002). A joint event with the International Cinema Club

ICC Venue
LR2, Thom Building, Engineering Science

Dragos Oancea [1]

Saturday
6 May
2006

Romanian Easter Party

House and Garden, St Theosevia House

Madalina Novacovschi
Razvan Novacovschi

Sunday
7 May
2006

Romanian Football Game

University Parks

Catalin Condurache
Dragos Oancea
Dan Nicolau

Saturday
20 May
2006

A Travel Diary on Film: Jordan and Egypt, following the route of a pilgrimage in May-June 2005. A joint event with the St Theosevia Centre for Christian Spirituality

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Razvan Novacovschi
Dragos Oancea

Sunday
11 June
2006

Romanian Football Game

Northway Park,
Oxford

Catalin Condurache
Dragos Oancea
Dan Nicolau

Sunday
3 September
2006

Summer BBQ for the benefit of the Orthodox Youth Movement in Lebanon. The Society's major fundraising event.

The garden of St Gregory’s House, 1 Canterbury Road, Oxford

Marius Ciortan
Madalina Novacovschi
and many other members and friends of RomAsoc

Tue-Fri
3-6 October 2006

Oxford Romanian Cultural Society stand at Freshers’ Fair 2006

Examination Schools

Razvan Novacovschi
Dorina Parau
Catalin Condurache
Dan Nicolau

Sunday
22 October 2006

Newcomers’ Welcome Party

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Madalina & Razvan Novacovschi

Wednesday
1 November 2006

Social evening: Football, Real Madrid - Steaua Bucuresti

Euro Bar, George Street

Miruna Dogaru

Friday
1 December 2006

Music and poetry evening, on the National Day of Romania

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Luminita Condurache

Saturday
2 December
2006

Thanksgiving service and reception for the National Day of Romania

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Fr Pimen
Luminita Condurache
Monica Pop-Silaghi

Thursday
14 December
2006
Social evening: Football, Tottenham - Dinamo Bucharest
University Club, Mansfield Road
Razvan Novacovschi
Sunday
24 December
2006

Romanian Carol Singing on Christmas Eve

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Fr Pimen
Razvan Novacovschi

Monday
25 December 2006

Romanian Christmas Party

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Luminita Condurache
Madalina Novacovschi

Sunday
31 December 2006

Romanian New Year Party, also celebrating the accession of Romania to the European Union

Society Rooms, St Theosevia House

Madalina & Razvan Novacovschi

[1] These activities were organised independently by founding members of the Oxford Romanian Cultural Society in the period before the formal registration of the Society with the University of Oxford.