Zoroastrian Youth of British Columbia ANNUAL SPORTS DAY
Zoroastrian Youth of British Columbia annual sports day will take place on *Sunday, September 11th, 2011* at Mahon Park , 16th street & Jones Avenue , North Vancouver starting from 10.00am onwards.
All children participating in sports events under the age of 10 will receive
a free gift courtesy of ZSBC and its generous sponsors. Participation is by
10.00 AM to 10.30 AM Final Registration for Sports events/Zoroastrian
10.30 AM sharp Games begin
02.30 PM Prize distribution
Following are the events planned:-
50m 6-9 Yrs
25m under 6 yrs
Shoe race under 9 yrs
Spoon & marble race under 9 yrs
Men’s open 100m race 20+years
Men’s 400m race 15+ yrs
Men’s walking race open 100m
Men’s shot putt 20+ yrs
Boys 100m 10-14 yrs
Boys 100m 15-20yrs
Boys 400m 10-14yrs
Boys Shot Putt under 20 yrs
Women’s open 100m race 20+ yrs
Women’s 400m race 15+ yrs
Womens walking race open 100m
Women’s shot putt 20+ yrs
Girls 100m 10-14 yrs
Girls 100m 15-20 yrs
Girls 400m 10-14yrs
Girls Shot Putt under 20 yrs
Mixed Open 1 mile race
Seniors Walking Race 100m
Three Legged Race 200m
Tug O War
For fundraising, food will be sold at reasonable rates at our food stall.
We request you to kindly confirm your participation in advance by emailing
Mehernosh Kasad email@example.com or call him at (604)
214-0578. When e-mailing please write the name of the person participating along with his/her age and the name of the events.
*ZOROASTRIAN STUDY CLASSES*
Dear Community Members,
We would like to welcome everyone to a new term of the Zoroastrian Studies
classes. We are very thankful for all the support and enthusiasm shown by
all the parents and children during the last year.
As we start the new term, we would like to give you a brief outline of some
of the exciting events that will take place. These activities may occur
after spending some time on religious studies or an entire morning dedicated
*1.* *A Drawing Competition:* A theme will be given to the children in
*2.* *A General Knowledge Quiz Competition:* This will encourage children to
form a habit of reading and retaining important information.
*3.* *Story Telling:* We will read short Persian stories to the children
from Firdausi’s Shahname to keep our children associated with our culture..
We would like to invite any and all youth who are interested in reading
stories to younger children to participate in this class.
*4.* *Cooking Classes:* This is to inculcate the importance of helping out
in the kitchen and being self-sufficient. We will teach them to prepare
sandwiches, salads and traditional dishes.
*5.* *Fitness Classes:* Let the kids know the importance of staying fit with
exercise and healthy eating. These sessions will include learning fun games
while including physical activity.
Registration will open on *Sunday, September 11th 2011,* at the ZSBC sports
day at Mahon Park . Registration Fees: $ 20. Alternatively you can register
· *Shiraz Italia* at *604-274-4973; *e-mail: *firstname.lastname@example.org*
· *Sherin Khapoliwala* at *604-987-5324*; e-mail: *email@example.com*
We hope to see you all in big numbers at the Zoroastrian Studies classes.
Please visit http://www.zyouth.org/ for the latest updates on upcoming events.