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LIJA CITRUS FESTIVAL
THE LIJA CITRUS FESTIVAL WILL TAKE PLACE IN VILLA LIA, MAIN STREET LIJA ON SUNDAY 13TH FROM 09.30 TO 18.30. COME AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS.

THERE WILL BE AN EXHIBITION AND SALE OF CITRUS FRUIT, SALE OF HOME MADE MARMALADES AND COOKIES, CAKES AND CHOCOLATES BASED ON CITRUS FRUITS, AS WELL AS TYPICAL MALTESE TREACLE AND ORANGE RINGS.

VARIOUS ARTISANS WILL BE EXHIBITING AND SELLING THEIR CRAFTS. AMONG THESE THERE WILL BE WOODTURNING, MALTA LACE, BEADING, CARPET WEAVING, HONEY AND THEIR PRODUCTS, BEESWAX CANDLES, AND OTHERS.

A HARVEST TABLE WITH EXHIBITS AND TYPICAL MALTESE PRODUCTS SUCH AS GBEJNIET AND SALTED TOMATOES WILL ALSO BE ON SALE ON THE HARVEST TABLE. DOUNIA BORG (IL MAROKKINA) AND THE MOROCCAN COMMUNITY WILL PREPARE FOOD BASED ON CITRUS FRUIT. THERE WILL ALSO BE A WORKSOP ON PRESERVING LEMONS.

STUDENTS FROM THE LIJA PAPA PIO X BAND WILL GIVE A RECITAL AT 10.A.M. PIANO ACCORDION RECITAL AT 2P.M. BY JOSEPH GRIMA RECITAL BY TAVERNA GOZO FOLK GROUP AT 3.P.M MONEY RAISED WILL BE DONATED FOR THE RESTORATION OF THE CHURCH PAINTINGS.
Posted on Wednesday, January 09, 2013 at 09:27

CITRUS AND HARVEST FESTIVAL
The Lija Local Council will be holding a Citrus and Harvest Exhibition and Festival on:

Date: Sunday 13th January 2013
Venue: Villa Lia, Main Street, Ħal Lija
Time: 9.30 a.m. - 6.30p.m.
Music Repertoire all day by:
San Pio X Band Club
Joseph P. Grima - Accordion
Taverna Gozo Folk Group.




There will be exhibits of various citrus fruit growing in the village orchards, sale of oranges, homemade marmalade, orange blossom honey, honey rings made with orange candied peel as well as other marmalades and fresh Juices, and also various artisans will be exhibiting their crafts.

Sale of sweets with a citrus base, cakes and pastries and many other interesting items.

Dounia Borg (il-Marokkina) and the Moroccan community will take part in this event and food based on citrus will be available, there will also be workshops.

In the harvest section we shall exhibit locally pressed olive oil, olives, local avocados, carob syrup and other items.

Residents are invited to bring their personal citrus products, homemade marmalade to be included for sale or exhibition, up till Thursday 10th January 2013.

Whilst thanking you for your co-operation we look forward to seeing you at this event.
Posted on Friday, January 04, 2013 at 10:12

CITRUS AND HARVEST FESTIVAL
Għal darb’ oħra l-Kunsill Lokali ta’ Ħal Lija ser jerġa’jżomm is-Citrus u Harvest Exhibition u Festival nhar:

Data: Il-Ħadd 13ta’ Jannar 2013
Post: Villa Lia, Triq il-Kbira, Ħal Lija
Hin : 9.30a.m. - 6.30p.m.
‘Music Reptoire’ il-ġurnata kollha minn:
Banda San Pio X
Joseph P. Grima – Accordian
Taverna Gozo Folk Group.


Ser ikun hemm esebiti frott taċ-ċitru tal-ġonna ta’ Ħal Lija, bejgħ ta’ larinġ, marmalade tad-djar, għasel taż-żgħar tal-laring, qaq ta’ l-għasel magħmulin minn qxur tal-larinġ kif ukoll diversi marmalades u Juices, u esibizzjoni ta’ crafts differenti.

Ikun hemm għal bejgħ ħelu imħallat bi frott taċ-ċitru, kejkijiet u torti u ħafna affarijiet interessanti.

Tieħu sehem Dounia Borg (il-Marokkina) u l-kommunita’ Marokkina b’ikel bażat fuq ċitru.

Fis-sezzjoni tal-‘harvest’ ser ikun hemm esebiti żejt taż-żebbuġa lokali, żebbuġ, avocados lokali, julepp tal-ħarrub u affarijiet oħra.

Ir-residenti huma mistiedna biex iġibu prodotti taċ-ċitru personali u marmalade tad-djar biex ikunu esebiti jew għal-bejgħ sa mhux aktar tard mill-Ħamis 10 ta’ Jannar 2013.

Filwaqt li nirringrazzjakom għal-koperazzjoni tagħkom, nisperaw li narawkom għal dan il-festival.
Posted on Friday, January 04, 2013 at 10:12

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