To welcome back the Bolashak students we organized another community picnic with BBQ, games and tea.
The official community BBQ picnic was held in G. Ross Lord Park in Toronto. We had games, songs and tea from real Samovar. Our new member of the community, Joo-Yup (Жүсіп) Lee a Ph.D. student at the University of Toronto researching Central Asia and nomad history and culture, named his newborn son Kerey, in the more
In 2007 member of the Kazakhstan community opened a restaurant of Kazakh national food, Vostochnyi. Given the size of the venue this year’s celebration was smaller than before.
Our third annual Nauryz celebration was a huge success. This year we had 250 people join the celebration with members of Tatar, Kyrgyz communities in attendance.
Our second annual celebration of Nauryz by the community was again at the restaurant “Amulet/Vernisazh”. As it was last year, we had members of the Tatar community Birlik join us.