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Croatian Friends of Florida

721  83rd  Ave.  N  #103

St. Petersburg,  FL  33702

This Website serves the Croatian-American Community in Tampa Bay

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Our YouTube Website: http://www.youtube.com/user/CroatianFriends

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Reminder: We will be having a picnic on...

October 15, 2011 - Croatian-American Club of Florida is celebrating its 20th Anniversary. A professional and popular four-member group named "Dalmati" from New York will be providing music for the night.

Call Marinko Martinovich 727-725-1168 for more info.

email: CroatianAmericanClub@gmail.com

SAVE THIS DATE – OCTOBER 15, 2011

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS

Our club will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at the Feather Sound Country Club (http://feathersoundcc.com/)  in Clearwater. It will be a classy affair in a golf country club setting near the St. Pete-Clearwater airport, with quality food and music by a four-member Croatian group named “Dalmati” from New York.

The cost will be $50 per person, $10 per person for club members that have paid their yearly dues. Dues ($25 per couple, $20 single) payable to the Croatian American Club of Florida, must be paid by September 1, 2011, to Tanja Altschaft, 3689 Imperial Ridge Pkwy. Palm Harbor, FL 34684. Phone 727-786-3455.

This lively event will start at 5 PM (cocktails) and probably end by 10 PM. We know that some of us need transportation to and from this site. Those of us that can, should offer rides and those that need a ride should inquire about it.

All, Croatians and their friends, members and non-members, are cordially invited to attend. We want to make this event memorable and enjoyable. Another flyer will go out in September inviting you to come.

President of the Club,

Mario Spalatin

 

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December 11, 2011 - Croatian-American Club of Florida is organizing the Christmas Dinner & Dance.

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CROATIAN FRIENDS OF FLORIDA

INVITES YOU TO THE

Spring Picnic- Travanjski Piknik

IN CLUBHOUSE on April 10, 2011

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing the Spring Picnic - Travanjski Piknik. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this event.

Place: Trafalgar Square Condo Assn Clubhouse and Pool (Children under 16 must be supervised by adult when swimming. Also remember to park only in the visitor section.)

Address: 725 83RD Avenue North St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Directions: Located directly across the street from Target, North side of the street, Gateway Mall area.

Time: Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 12:00 noon.

Food and Drinks: Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style), salad, or cookies. You can also bring drinks, including alcoholic beverages. Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided. Croatian Friends will be preparing a barbecue of sausages. You may bring any additional food that you want, including food that you want grilled. Please, let us know if you are coming in advance so that we can make sure that we have enough sausages for everyone.

As always, everything is FREE since we do not make this a business. As our name implies, we share the food with friends.

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga 1-727-848-5945

Reminder:  May 22, 2011 - Croatian-American Club of Florida is organizing a Picnic in Philippe Park, pavilion #8.

 

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

 

Location of Trafalgar Square

 

Directions from US 19

1.

Head southeast on US-19 N toward 72nd Ave

0.3 mi

2.

Make a U-turn at 70th Ave

0.3 mi

3.

Take the exit toward FL-694/Gandy Blvd

295 ft

4.

Keep right at the fork to continue toward FL-694/Gandy Blvd and merge onto FL-694/Gandy Blvd

2.7 mi

5.

Turn right at Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N

0.9 mi

6.

Turn left at 83rd Ave N

0.2 mi

7.

Turn left at 7th Way N

75 ft

8.

Turn right to stay on 7th Way N

Destination will be on the left

 

 

 

Reminder: The Spring picnic – Travanjski piknik will be held on April 10, 2011 at the same place as the Masquerade Ball.

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A few pictures from  April 10, 2011- THE SPRING PICNIC - TRAVANJSKI PIKNIK

A few pictures from the Masquerade Ball - Maskare on February 13, 2011.

The atmosphere was, like always, filled with music and fun!

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The New Year's Eve 2011 party was held at the German Club of Pinellas. The atmosphere inside the building was absolutely amazing and the music/dance was terrific. Below are a few pictures from the event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Croatian-American Club of Florida Christmas Dinner & Dance in Pasadena

 

 

 

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Croatian Friends of Florida congratulates Olga and Jure Vucemilovic on their 50th Wedding Anniversary

PAST - Get-together at Croatian Naive Art Gallery in St. Petersburg, FL. 

December 18, 2010 PAST - Christmas Party organized by the Croatian-American Club. Live music provided by Damir Radov. Call Marinko Martinovich 727-725-1168 for more info.

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Croatian-American Club of Florida Fall Picnic 10.17.2010

The picnic at Turtle Beach, Sarasota was held on October 17, 2010. There were about 100 people at the picnic. The food was delicious, especially the roasted pigs. There was also a grand raffle with many great prizes. Below are a few pictures from the wonderful event.

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The Summer Picnic (8.15.10) was a great success. The picnic was a celebration of the Assumption of Mary - Velika Gospa. A big thank you to everyone who was in attendance, especially to Mr. Zvonko and Mary Ann Grivicic and Mirjana Talanga for decorating the clubhouse and making delicious sarma. After Mr. Grivicic thanked everyone in attendance, Mrs. Ema Simicevic offered a moment of silence for the fallen soldiers, innocent civilians, and deceased loved ones, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Mrs. Simicevic then began the prayers in both English and Croatian. Below are a few pictures of the picnic.

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Father's Day 6.20.10

Baka Krunoslava visiting Florida. 6.20.10

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CROATIAN FRIENDS OF FLORIDA

INVITES YOU TO THE

SUMMER PICNIC

IN CLUBHOUSE on AUGUST 15, 2010

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Summer picnic and a celebration of the Assumption of Mary. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this event.

Place: Trafalgar Square Condo Assn Clubhouse and Pool (Children under 16 must be supervised by adult when swimming. Also remember to park only in the visitor section.)

Address: 725 83RD Avenue North St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Directions: Located directly across the street from Target, North side of the street, Gateway Mall area.

Time: Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 12:00 noon.

Food and Drinks: Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style), salad, or cookies. You can also bring drinks, including alcoholic beverages. Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided. Croatian Friends will be providing SARMA. Bring any food that you want barbecued.

Food and drinks are free and will be shared with everyone.

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic 1-727-458-0043

Mr. Zeljko Talanga 1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

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April 18, 2010 - The Croatian-American Club is having a picnic on April 18, 2010. The picnic will be at Philippe Park (Shelter #8), 2525 Philippe Parkway, Safety Harbor, FL. The picnic opens at 11 AM, food should be served by 1 PM. Entertainment is Croatian music. For information, call Marinko Martinovich 727-725-1168.

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THE SPRING PICNIC - TRAVANJSKI PIKNIK

April 11, 2010

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Spring - Travanjski - picnic. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this special event.

Place: A.L. Anderson Park, shelter # 1  with a beautiful waterfront. Boating and fishing are allowed. Bring your boats and jetskis!

Address: 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Time: Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 1:00 PM.

Food and Drinks: Croatian Friends of Florida will be providing plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee. There will be cevapi for all friends. There will be a barbeque so please bring your own food.           

If there is something specific you want to cook or drink, please bring it. Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style). We also encourage everyone to bring salads and deserts.

We wish everyone a Happy Easter!

 

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic: 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga      1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

                         Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

PIKNIK  JE 11. TRAVNJA 2010. u 1 sat

Pozivamo sve Hrvate i prijatelje  Hrvata  da se okupimo  na pikniku 04-11-2010 u 1 p.m.

Mjesto; A.L. Anderson Park, paviljon  br.1

 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Provedimo  ugodne trenutke  u parku.

SRETAN USKRS.

Location of A. L. Anderson Park

 

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The Fall Picnic was a great success, with about 50 people showing up. A big thank you to everyone who was in attendance, especially to Mr. Zvonko and Mary Ann Grivicic for decorating the clubhouse and making delicious beans (grah). After Mr. Grivicic thanked everyone in attendance, Mrs. Ema Simicevic offered a moment of silence for the fallen soldiers, innocent civilians, and deceased loved ones, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Mrs. Simicevic then began the prayers in both English and Croatian. After the prayers, she introduced our guest speaker, National Federation of Croatian Americans Treasurer Mr. Zvonko M. Labas, who gave a brief introduction to the positive work he does for the Croatian community, which included being in the forefront in ensuring Croatia became part of NATO. Mr. Labas also met with Cardinal Puljic and with newly elected Alaska Senator Mark Begich. The NFCA published a "White Paper" on the visit of Cardinal Vinko Puljic, Archbishop of Sarajevo, to Washington. If you would like to review the entire White Paper, please visit this link: http://www.hia.com.hr/englishnews12.html

The website for NFCA is http://www.nfcaonline.com/

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Mr. Mario Spalatin wrote an article that was featured in the Croatian Chronicle, titled: Hrvati iz Floride pomazu u razminiranju Hrvatske. You can read the article by clicking on the News & Events link located on the left side of this webpage.

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December 12, 2009- Christmas Party in South Pasadena organized by the Croatian-American Club of Florida (please call Marinko Martinovich 727-725-1168 for more information or to  reserve)

Please click on News & Events link on the left for full invitation.

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FALL PICNIC November 15, 2009

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Fall Picnic. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this event.

Place: Trafalgar Square Condo Assn Clubhouse and Pool (Children under 16 must be supervised by adult when swimming. Also remember to park only in the visitor section.)

Address: 725 83RD Avenue North St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Directions: Located directly across the street from Target, North side of the street, Gateway Mall area.

Time: Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 1:00PM.

Food and Drinks: Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style), salad, or cookies. You can also bring drinks, including alcoholic beverages. Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided. Croatian Friends will be providing FRESH BEANS WITH SAUSAGES for everyone.

There will also be LIVE music!

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic (Call for directions and reservations): 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga      1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

 

Location of Trafalgar Square

 

 

Pictures of August 16, 2009 picnic at clubhouse in celebration of the Assumption of Mary:

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Summer Barbecue Picnic and a celebration of the Assumption of Mary. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this event.

Place: Trafalgar Square Condo Assn Clubhouse and Pool (Children under 16 must be supervised by adult when swimming. Also remember to park only in the visitor section.)

Address: 725 83RD Avenue North St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Directions: Located directly across the street from Target, North side of the street, Gateway Mall area.

Time: Sunday, August 16, 2009 at 12:00 noon.

Food and Drinks: Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style), salad, or cookies. You can also bring drinks, including alcoholic beverages. Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided. Croatian Friends will be barbecuing sausages and Ćevape. Bring any food that you want barbecued.

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga      1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

 

Location of Trafalgar Square

 

 

Some pictures from the Spring Picnic - 04.05.09

THE SPRING PICNIC - TRAVANJSKI PIKNIK

April 5, 2009

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Spring - Travanjski - picnic. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this special event.

Place: A.L. Anderson Park, shelter # 3  with a beautiful waterfront. Boating and fishing are allowed. Bring your boats and jetskis!

Address: 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Time: Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 1:00 PM.

Food and Drinks: Croatian Friends of Florida will be providing plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee. There will be a barbeque so please bring your own food.           

If there is something specific you want to cook or drink, please bring it. Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style). We also encourage everyone to bring salads and deserts.

In accordance with the Croatian tradition during the time of Lent, there will be no music at the picnic.

We wish everyone a Happy Easter!

 

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic cell: 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga      1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

                         Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

PIKNIK  JE 05. TRAVNJA 2009. u 1 sat

Pozivamo sve Hrvate i prijatelje  Hrvata  da se okupimo  na pikniku   04-05-2009 u 1 p.m.

Mjesto; A.L. Anderson Park, paviljon  br.3

 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Provedimo  ugodne trenutke  u parku.

SRETAN USKRS.

Location of A. L. Anderson Park

The Croatian-American Club is having a picnic on April 26, 2009. The picnic will be at Philippe Park, 2525 Philippe Parkway, Safety Harbor, FL. The picnic opens at 11 AM, food should be served by 1 PM. Entertainment is Croatian music.

 

Dear friends, thank you to all who came to the December 31, 2008 New Years celebration. There were 50 people at the party. Our party is one that will surely be unforgettable and always a great memory. There was lots of music, provided by the always great Joe and Jure (Croatian songs) along with  professional musician Denny (popular dance music) and Franjo (popular rock songs). Along with music, dance, and young people, the atmosphere was even more lively. A rich raffle only added to the excitement. A big thank you to Mr. Marinko Mesic, Mr. Jure and Olga Vucemilovic, Mr. Zvonko and Mary Ann Grivicic and to all those who brought food and delicious deserts to the party.

Yet another memorable Croatian Friends party has passed. We are quickly preparing for the new year, which will be filled with picnics, parties, and cruises in the Tampa Bay area. You can view several pictures of the New Years party on this page, and many more in the photo gallery.

New Year's Eve Party

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids in celebrating the coming of the 2009 New Year.

Place: Gulf Landings Clubhouse

Address: 6035 Barefoot Court New Port Richey, FL 34652

Time: Wednesday, December 31, 2008. Doors open at 6:00 PM, dinner will be served at 8:00 PM.

Food and Drinks: Croatian Friends of Florida will be providing plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, ice, and coffee. Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style). You can also bring drinks, including alcoholic beverages. We also encourage everyone to bring deserts. There will be a champagne (provided by us) toast at midnight.

Entertainment: Live music will be provided by the marvelous Accordionist Joe and Guitarist Jure, who will be performing Croatian music. Live entertainment will also be provided by the professional musician and singer “Denny” from Chicago. A teenage rock group will also be performing classical and rock music. There will be lots of dancing, singing, and music. Those who wish to cool off from all the dancing can jump into the clubhouse’s heated pool.

 

Raffle: There will be a rich raffle consisting of many great prizes; we would greatly appreciate it if you brought something for the raffle. A brand new 10 mega pixel digital camera will be the grand prize.

 

Donations: $10.00 per person. Please make checks payable to Zvonko Grivicic and send at the following address:          Croatian Friends of Florida

721 83rd Avenue N #103

Saint Petersburg, FL 33702

It is important to make reservations by 12/28/08.

 

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic cell: 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Jure and Olga Vucemilovic (for food) home: 1-407-772-0148

·         Mr. Marinko Mesic (for directions and info about music) cell: 1-727-207-8732

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga home: 1-727-848-5945

 

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

Croatian Friends of Florida Vas srdačno poziva na Novogodišnju zabavu.

Croatian Friends wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!

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The Thanksgiving picnic (11.30.08) was held despite tornado warnings and unusually cold weather for Florida. However, the weather was not enough to stop the 35 of us from getting together and having a successful and enjoyable picnic.  We thank everyone who attended, especially our guest speaker, writer Katarina Tepesh. We also thank our accordion and pianist, who provided live music for us.  Additionally, everyone was very pleased with the "orehnjaca" pastries (Croatian Walnut Strudel) made by Olga Vucemilovic, who is undeniably the best in Florida when it comes to making these desserts.  A big thank you to everyone who brought food and dessert. 

 

Croatian Friends of Florida is organizing a Thanksgiving picnic with an exclusive book signing hosted by Croatian writer KATARINA TEPESH.  She will be presenting her new book, “Escape from Despair: A Croatian Family’s Survival.” The Croatian-American community is delighted at her arrival from New York City. You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids for this special event.

Place: A.L. Anderson Park, shelter #3 with a beautiful waterfront. Boating and fishing are allowed. Bring your boats and jetskis!

Address: 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Time: Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 1:00 PM.

Food and Drinks: Croatian Friends of Florida will be providing fresh spaghetti with meatballs for all guests. Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided, as well.

            If there is something specific you want to cook or drink, please bring it. Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style). We also encourage everyone to bring salads and deserts.

There will be live music: accordion, keyboard, and singer. A few teenagers will be holding a piano concert with classical and rock music.

For more information and confirmation of your attendance, please call the following friends:

·         Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic cell: 1-727-458-0043

·         Mr. Jure and Olga Vucemilovic 1-407-772-0148

·         Mr. Zeljko Talanga      1-727-848-5945

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

                         Website: CroatiaClub.tripod.com

PIKNIK U STUDENOM 11.30.2008

Pozivamo sve Hrvate i prijatelje  Hrvata  da se okupimo  na pikniku   11-30-2008. u 1p.m.

Mjesto; A.L. Anderson Park, paviljon  br.3

 39699 U.S. Highway 19 Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

Provedimo  ugodne trenutke uz blagovanje u jelu i piću  gdje možemo  zaplesati i zapjevati  nase pjesme uz živu glazbu

Location of A. L. Anderson Park

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Croatian-American Club of Florida cordially invites you to our Christmas dinner and dance

When: December 20, 2008

Time: 5:00 pm (dinner served at 6:00 pm)

Where: Harborside condo clubhouse

7979 Sailboat Key Blvd.

South Pasadena, FL 33707

Dinner will be prepared by Amici's Catering and the entertainment by famous New York keyboardist, Damir Radov.

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PAST EVENTS

Wednesday, December 31, 2008 -- New Years Eve Party

Saturday, 12.20.08 - Croatian-American Club of Florida is having a Christmas dinner and dance at Harborside condo clubhouse: 7979 Sailboat Key Blvd. South Pasadena, FL 33707

Bozicnu veceru i ples (More info on bottom)

Sunday, 11.30.08 - Thanksgiving Picnic; www.escapefromdespair.com

FALL PICNIC ON 10.05.08

SUMMER PICNIC 08.17.08

SPRING PICNIC - TRAVANJSKI PIKNIK 04.13.08

PAST EVENT

We invite all Croatian friends to attend the next picnic organized by the Croatian-American Club of Florida. The spring picnic will be held at Phillippe Park, Safety Harbor, FL on Sunday, May 18, 2008 at 11:00 am, shelter #5.

For more information, please call Marinko Martinovich (727) 725-1168 or Dado Horvatich (813) 855-8609.

UPCOMING EVENT IN FALL

If everything goes as planned, writer Katarina Tepesh will come to one of our picnics in the Fall to promote her new book Escape From Despair: A Croatian Family's Survival.

For more information, please visit her website by clicking on this link: www.escapefromdespair.com

It has been confirmed that writer Katarina Tepesh will be attending our Thanksgiving picnic (11.30.08). You will receive invitations soon, either by mail or email.

THE SPRING PICNIC - TRAVANJSKI PIKNIK

WAS HELD ON 04.13.2008

Despite cold weather, the atmosphere in the picnic was great. The event started with a moment of silence for all fallen Croatian defenders and brave American soldiers. U.S. War Veteran Mr. Zvonko Grivicich attended the picnic. The event consisted of delicious food and live Croatian music. Two popular Croatian tunes "Marjane, Marjane" and "Oj Ti Vilo Velebita" were sung throughout the day.  About 74 adults and 17 children showed up. We thank everyone for coming, especially the musicians. Unfortunately, our friends from Miami were unable to make it due to bad weather. A big thanks to all those who brought Croatian deserts.

PAST EVENT: NEW YEARS PARTY

 

Above: The Hawkins House

You are cordially invited to join your Croatian-American family, friends, and kids in celebrating the  coming of the 2008 New Year.

Croatian Friends of Tampa Bay Florida is organizing a 2008 New Year's Eve celebration.

Monday, December 31, 2007

Place: Antelope Club Florida (the above picture)

Time: 8 pm to 2 am

Food and Drinks: Please bring a covered dish (pot-luck style), you can bring drinks (alcohol drinks are permitted)... The Lodge has an inexpensive bar to purchase soft drinks/beer/mixed alcoholic beverages.  Plates, napkins, eating utensils, cups, and coffee will be provided.

Entertainment: Mr. Jure Vucemilovic on guitar and Franjo and Mario Talanga on keyboard.

Donation: $5 per person*; Please, checks are to be sent to Ema Simicevic by 12/28/07 to the following address:

11083 Marquette Street Spring Hill, FL 34609-3258

*helps pay for decorations

Please, it is important to call for information and reservations by 12/28/07

Mr. Jakov Simicevic 1-352-683-6025

Mr. Zvonko A. Grivicic 1-727-458-0043

Email: CroatianFriends@tampabay.rr.com

Above: New Year's Celebration 2007

 

    
               Primamo sve ideje i prijedloge. Pišite... !






 

All friends interested in going on a cruise in Croatia, Katarina Line is offering us a great deal. http://www.katarina-line.com/

Below are a few pictures of the Board Meeting of the Croatian-American Club of Florida

A few pictures from the Fall Picnic, 11.15.09

Mrs. Ema Simicevic welcoming the guests.

 

Mr. Zvonko Labas

 

 

 

 

Pianist Franjo Talanga

 

 

Mr. Mario Spalatin, Mr. Zvonko Labas, and Mr. Zeljko Talanga

 

 

Melissa S. , Mr. Zorovic, and Franjo, Krunoslav, and Mario Talanga

 

 

Accordion Extraordinaire Mr. Joe Janes

 

 

Gulf Landings Clubhouse:

Location for New Year's Eve Party

New Years Party

 

The popular trio: Joe, Jure, and Denny

Rock performer Franjo

First-place raffle winner Mary Ann

Thanksgiving Picnic November 30, 2008

Live music despite cold weather

Writer Katarina Tepesh is presenting her new book, Escape from Despair at our picnic. For more information, or if you wish to purchase a copy, please visit the following websites: www.EscapeFromDespair.com www.tepeshbooks.com

Croatian Friends of Florida would like to thank Mrs. Katarina Tepesh for taking time off to visit us in Florida and discuss her new book.

Fall Picnic Anderson Park 10.05.2008

Celebration of the Assumption of Mary 08.17.08

Picnic on a Lake

Mmmmm... so much to choose from!

Friendly reminder to bring your jet-skis or boat next time. Mario and Krunoslav Talanga riding the waves.

Anderson Park

Above: Mrs. Mary Ann Grivicic

Above: Mrs. Olga Vucemilovic

Above: New Year's Celebration

Above: Jesenski Piknik / Fall Picnic

Pictures below are all from SPIFFS 3-25-06

 

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