Feeds:
Entrades
Comentaris

This 2014, the Casal Català de Washington DC organized two events to celebrate the National Day of Catalonia —aka ‘la Diada’— in Washington DC.

On September 11th, the journalist and writer Xavier Vilà Carrera explained his thoughts on what is going on in Catalonia in his Lecture ‘The Domain of Spain – How Likely Is Catalan Independence?’. Also, on Saturday, September 13th, the Casal organized the traditional Family BBQ in one of the Rock Creek Park Zone where children and adults enjoyed the day.

Here you can find a selection of picture of both events — we hope you like them!

Continua llegint »

Come and join a Family BBQ organized by the Casal Catala de Washington DC:

What
: Family Barbecue
Day: Saturday, Sept 13, 2014
Time: From noon to dusk
Where: Rock Creek Park Zone #1 (see map)

The Casal Català will supply the meat and some appetizers; please, bring your drinks and special dishes.
We will start grilling at noon, while the dinner is ready, you can also participate in a soccer game and/or handicrafts activities for children.

Screen Shot 2013-09-06 at 12.49.27 PM Continua llegint »

Diada_de_Catalunya

The Casal Català de Washington DC

cordially invites you to
celebrate the National Day of Catalonia
with a lecture on

The Domain of Spain – How Likely Is Catalan Independence?

with

Xavier Vilà Carrera

journalist and writer, US bureau chief for Catalunya Ràdio since 2006

on

Thurday, September 11th, 2014
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cosmos Club
2121 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20008

Official Program

  • 6.00 p.m. Lecture: ‘The Domain of Spain – How Likely Is Catalan Independence?’, with Xavier Vilà Carrera, US bureau chief for Catalunya Ràdio
    The Lecture will be followed by Q&A
  • Catalan National Anthem
  • 7.30 p.m. Reception

R.S.V.P. HERE

Minimum contribution: please, note that we appreciate a minimum donation of US15$ per adult [30$ per family] to cover the expenses of this event.

Click here to make your contribution via PayPal  

Thank you for your collaboration

Continua llegint »

El Govern català ha aprovat el registre de catalans residents a l’exterior. La inscripció en aquest registre és voluntària i s’adreça als ciutadans amb la condició política de catalans, d’acord amb l’Estatut (els qui tenen la ciutadania espanyola i que resideixen fora de l’estat espanyol, que són donats l’alta als registres dels serveis consulars espanyols i que tenen l’últim empadronament en algun municipi de Catalunya).

Des del Casal Català hem habilitat una secció en aquest web perquè tots aquells que ho desitgeu, pugeu exercir el vostre dret.

SAber més

Come to join the Casal Catala de Washington DC for a late Sant Jordi & the first family BBQ of the season:

  • What: Late Sant Jordi & Family BBQ
  • Day: Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
  • Time: From noon till dusk
  • Where: Rock Creek Park Zone #6 (see map)

SEE MAP HERE

The Casal Català will supply the meat and some appetizers; please, bring your drinks and special dishes.
We will start grilling at noon, while the dinner is ready, you can also participate in a soccer game and/or handicrafts activities for children.

Entrance fees [NEW PRICES]:

  • $15 per adults
  • $5 per children older than 5 years old
  • $0 children from 0 to 5 years old

IF YOU NEED HELP ON SUNDAY MORNING, call us: +1 646 372-3371

* * *

CLICK HERE for your RSVP

* * *

DO YOU WANT TO HELP? We are looking for volunteers for the following activities:

  • Grilling: Starting at 12 pm
  • Set up tables: from 12 pm to 1 pm
  • Clean up

Should you be willing to make this family barbecue a memorable event while having some fun, please send an email to casalcatalawdc@gmail.com, expressing you want to participate as a volunteer indicating your activity preference.

We thank you in advance for your support!

eleccions_europees_eleccions_referendaries_portada_granLes eleccions al Parlament Europeu se celebraran diumenge 25 de maig. Per poder votar des de l’àrea de Washington D.C., us resumim aquí la informació facilitada pel Consolat espanyol:

SI SOU RESIDENTS

  • Per consultar de llistes electorals: del 7 al 14 de abril, ambdós inclosos, al Consolat espanyol (de 9h a 13h; i el cap de setmana, de 10h a 14h).
  • Sol•licitar la documentació per votar abans del dia 26 de abril. Documents:
    1. Imprès oficial de sol•licitud signat [Descarregui-se'l aquí]
    2. Fotocopia del DNI o passaport

Enviar els dos documents a la Delegació Provincial de l’Oficina del Cens Electoral que li correspongui por correu postal o fax [veure aquí adreces / números de fax].

SI NO SOU RESIDENTS

  • Els electores que es trobin temporalment a l’estranger durant las Eleccions podran sol•licitar el vot per correu a les Oficines Consulars entre los dies 7 a 26 d’abril.
  • Es necessari inscriure’s com a no residents al Consolat espanyol (cal portar una fotografia tamany carnet i el passaport).

You’ve thought it many times: There are Catalans everywhere! However, you’ve only met them at very significant occasions, like September 11th or at a Barça game maybe?

  • Where: Dahlak Restaurant, 1771 U St NW, Washington, DC [see map here]
  • When: Thursday, March 20th
  • Time: After 6:30 pm

happyhourCatalan Happy Hour

Getting started: The Casal Català is organizing the first Catalan Happy Hour to gather Catalans and friends of Catalonia for a couple of drinks so that you can mingle, talk and, who knows? A great friendship? A business opportunity? Welcome to the city of networking!

DahlakTurn Adams Morgan into a Catalan-themed

We’ll turn Dahlak Restaurant in Adams Morgan into a Catalan-themed bar for some hours. Keep an eye on the TV screens because they might suprise you! You might also recognize some song….

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.