Community Events

Dear Friends,

       FOICR is pleased to invite you all to attend India's Independence Day Celebrations.

Please join us in our FUNtastic picnic outdoor gathering and take part in the fun activities for all ages. 

When: Saturday, Aug 17th, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where:  Valley View pavillion, Seminole Valley Road, Cedar Rapids, IA 52411

Flag Hoisting: 12:00 PM

Followed by Lunch from 12:30 PM

If you or your kids want to say few words about Independence day and its history, please send your name in an email to president@foicr.org


Ticket prices:

 Admission is free for Gold members (RSVP is required).

 Ticket Prices for non-Gold Members :   

 Family/Individual/Life Members   - $5 each
 Non-FOICR-Members : $10 each

There is no fee for Kids under 10 years of age.

See you all at Seminole Valley Park for India's Independence Day Celebrations!!!

Evite Link:


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FOICR along with Corridor Cricket League invites you to attend our :- 

11th Annual FOICR Cricket Tournament 2019

&

Women Cricket Tournament 2019


What: Hard Tennis ball Cricket Tournament

When: June 22nd Sat, June 23rd Sun,  June 29th Sat, June 30th Sun

 

What: Women Cricket Tournament

When: June 29th Sat. 11:00 AM

Where: Seminole Valley Park, Cedar Rapids

Fees : 10$ per player entry. (Register by sending email to Parvath Reddy at:  sportschair.foicr@gmail.com) 

Deadline to Register : June 15th 2019.

Schedule will be published on June 17th.

If you are an individual and do not have a team but you are interested in playing then email sportschair.foicr@gmail.com we will try to put you into a team. 

Note:

  • Hard Tennis Ball will be used for the tournament.
  • 10$ per individual player need to be paid before playing this tournament.
  • FOICR Gold members do not have an entry fees.
  • No LBWs. No Free hits.
  • 12 overs per innings. 3 overs maximum per bowler.
  • All the teams are expected to be at the ground 20 minutes prior to the match time. There is every chance that the previous match will end early in such case the next match may starts early.
  • As a penalty, team arriving late may have overs reduced from their batting innings.
  • Balls will be provided. Ground will be set up with Boundaries and Stumps. Kindly arrange bats for your team.
  • The trophies in the picture are rolling trophies and will need to be handed back to the organizers by 1st June 2020.
  • Man of the match, Best Batsman, Best Bowler, Best Fielder & Man of the Series will be awarded with individual trophies. 
  • Finals team members will be presented with individual medals.
  • In case of any dispute the decision of the FOICR EC will be final.
Lets roll the Cricket season :)

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FOICR SPRING FESTIVAL 2019 (RSVP: http://evite.me/F8zq42DFZr)

2016 Eastern Iowa Kannada Koota Ugadi Celebrations:
Please join us to celebrate "Ugadi Habba" this year on April 23rd from 11:30 AM to 4PM at Community Of Christ on Blairsferry Road in Cedar Rapids for a fun filled day with entertaining cultural programs and sumptuous homemade Karnataka food.

Please send an e-mail to kannadasanghaia@gmail.com for receiving evite for kannada/karnataka related events, Perform in the events, or  volunteer / coordinate events - Eastern Iowa Kannada Koota

Iowa Hindu Temple Events
Temple Address:
1700 Naoma Drive SW, Cedar Rapids , IA, 52404 
P.O.BOX 10573 CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52410
Email: econtact@iowahindutemple dot org
Phone: (319)-396-3196
For Temple Hours and Events, please visit temple website at: Iowa Hindu Temple


Tamil New Year:
Come and join us every year for " Tamizh Puthandu" Celebration in April and enjoy the cultural programs by kids and Adults, games with a traditional south Indian food served in banana leaf .

Please do send email to ramasbala@gmail.com or pandian_977@yahoo.com for receiving Evite for next event, Perform in the event, and volunteer / coordinate event - CR Tamizh Kuzhu

Telugu Ugadi:
Please join us to celebrate "Ugadi Sambaralu" every year during March timeframe for a fun filled evening with entertaining cultural programs, games and sumptuous homemade Andhra food.

Please send an e-mail to CRTeluguvaru@gmail.com for: Receiving Evite for next event, Perform in the event, and volunteer / coordinate event - Cedar Rapids Teluguvaru

Indian Christmas Celebration:
Please join us every year in December to participate in "Indian Christmas Celebration". The activities include Ice-breaker games, Songs, Skit, Christ-Centered Christmas Message followed by Dinner.

For more details, please send an email to: madasu24@yahoo.com or vijaypisini@yahoo.com







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