BCSM Annual Picnic 2019

Dear BCSM Community,

As we wait for summer to finally show up in Wisconsin (hope we don’t have to wait too long!), it’s also time to start planning for the Annual BCSM Picnic. The Annual Picnic for 2019 is scheduled for Saturday August 3rd and registrations for the picnic are now open.

Here are the details –

Date/Time: Saturday August 3rd, 2019; 10:00 A.M. – 06:00 P.M.

Venue: Oakwood Park, Shelter # 1, Dennis Droese Dr, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 

We request your support by registering online as soon as possible to ensure smooth logistics and planning for the picnic. We are looking forward to enjoy a day with fun, and delicious food all day long! Please let us know if you would like to assist us at the picnic.

Registration: Convenience of online registration and payment option.

>>>> Annual Picnic 2019 Registration <<<<

Entry Fees:  Online Prices below 

Event Member Adult Non-Member Adult Children (6-12 Yrs)
Annual Picnic 2019 $15 $18 $8

(Children below 6 years are free)
Onsite Prices are $5 more for adult members, $7 more for adult non members and $2 more for children.

Note: Alcoholic Beverages are Permitted. Ifyou want, you can bring your own Alcohol Beverage (BCSM will not provide).

Volleyball court, tennis court, children’s playing area & trails are available and you can bring any games that you like. Restroom facilities are also available.

Happy Summer!

Poila Baisakh (Bengali New Year 1426 Celebration)

Dear BCSM Community,

It’s time for ‘Baisakhi Adda’! BCSM is organizing this year’s Poila Baisakh, Rabindra Jayanti and Nazrul sandhya together on Saturday May 11 2019. Let’s welcome the ‘Bangla Nababarsha’ with our traditional Bengali food, cultural activities and have fun with friends and families!. We will also be recognizing mothers. Please join us celebrating Mother’s Day Eve, while we enjoy Baisakhi Adda.

Details Below:

Date/Time: Saturday May 11, 2019; 5:30 – 9:30 PM 

Place: Wauwatosa Lions Club

Address: 7336 Saint James St, Milwaukee, WI 53213; Phone: 414-257-9582

Sufficient and easy access free parking available either at the ‘State Street Station’ apartment (7400 W State St.) parking structure or on nearby streets. Look for ‘Blue P’ sign to access public parking structure from 74th street.

(***ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. NO ONSITE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE AS EVENT IS FULL***)

Registration: Convenience of online registration and payment option.

http://bcsmilwaukee.com/events-registration/

Entry Fees:  Online Prices below 

Event Member Adult Non-Member Adult Children (6-12 Yrs)
Baisakhi Adda $15 $18 $8

(Children below 6 years are free)
Onsite Prices are $5 more for adult members, $7 more for adult non members and $2 more for children.

Cultural Activities:

Cultural Event Category: Individual or Group

Theme: Dancing, Singing, Recitation, Instrument playing – Rabindra Sangeet, Nazrul Geeti & other performance on Poila Baisakh themes. New ideas are also welcome.

Please send your nomination/submission details to “bcsm-committee-members@googlegroups.com” by Saturday April 27th.

Food Menu:

Choice of various traditional Bengali foods and Kids special.

Looking forward to see you all!.

 

BCSM Presents Saraswati Puja 2019

The Bengali Cultural Society of Milwaukee (BCSM) invites you, your family and friends to celebrate Saraswati Puja at the Hindu Temple on Saturday, “9th of February”, 2019.
Venue: Hindu Temple, N4063 W243 Pewaukee Road, Pewaukee, WI- 53072
Entry Fees:  Online Prices below

Event Member Non-Member Children (6-12 Yrs)
Saraswati Puja $20 $25 $10

(Children below 6 years are free)
Onsite Prices at Temple is $5 more for adult and $2 more for children.
New Membership\Membership Renewal for 2019 

Individual Membership $20
Family Membership $35

 

Durga Puja Celebration 2018

Bengali Cultural Society of Milwaukee is celebrating 2018 Durga Puja     

Date: Saturday October 13th and Sunday October 14th 2018

Venue: Hindu Temple of Wisconsin (W243 N 4063 Pewaukee Road. Pewaukee, WI 53072)

Saturday 13th October Sunday 14th October
Puja :  10:00 am Puja :  10:30 am
Anjali & Prasad : 1:00 pm Anjali & Prasad:  12:00 pm
Lunch :   1:30 pm Cultural Program : 12:30 pm
Aarti : 5:00 pm Lunch :   1:30 pm
Cultural Program : 5:30 pm Sindur Khela and Bisarjan
Dinner :   8:00 pm

2018 Puja Registration Fees: 

Online Registration Fees @ Discounted Rates 

Registration Fees: Members non-Members Children 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday & Sunday: $45 $55 $15
Saturday: $30 $35 $10
Sunday: $25 $30 $10
Saturday Morn/Even: $20 $25 $10

Onsite Registration Fees at the Temple

Registration Fees: Members non-Members Children 6 to 12 yrs
Saturday & Sunday: $55 $65 $20
Saturday: $35 $40 $15
Sunday: $30 $35 $10
Saturday Morn/Even: $25 $30 $10

Children under 6 yrs. FREE
Contact Us: Website www.bcsmilwaukee.org
Email: Prithwiraj Banerjee (pbanerjee1109@gmail.com) or Bidyut Medda (bkmedda@mcw.edu)

BCSM Annual Picnic 2018

We are going to have the BCSM summer Picnic, thanks to your interest & responses.

Location : Oakwood Park, Shelter # 1

Date : August 12 (Sunday)

Time : 10am to 6pm

Snacks/Breakfast: 10:00 am to 10:30 am 

Lunch: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Snacks: 4:00 pm

Pricing
Members: Adults (ages 13 and above) : $12
Children (ages 6 to below 13) : $8

Non-Members: Adults (ages 13 and above) : $16
Children (ages 6 to below 13) : $8

Event is free for Children below 6 years.There is No entrance fee or car parking fees.

Please RSVP by 31st July 2018 for us to arrange adequate food. Even if you have done RSVP to the earlier Evite, you still have to do it now. Food is not guaranteed without the RSVP.

Note: Alcoholic Beverages are Permitted. Ifyou want, you can bring your own Alcohol Beverage (BCSM will not provide).

Volleyball court, tennis court, children’s playing area & trails are available and you can bring any games that you like. Restroom facilities are also available.

BCSM Presents Saraswati Puja Celebration 2018

The Bengali Cultural Society of Milwaukee (BCSM) invites you, your family and friends to celebrate Saraswati Puja at the Hindu Temple on Saturday, “20th January”, 2018.

 Venue: Hindu Temple, N4063 W243 Pewaukee Road, Pewaukee, WI- 53072

 Events:

 

Puja 10:30 am
Anjali/Prasad 12:00 noon/12:30 pm
Lunch 1:00 pm
GBM 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Children’s Drawing Competition 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Cultural Program 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Dinner 6:45 pm

 

Entry Fees: $20 (BCSM Adult Member), $25 (Adult Non Member), $10 (All Children 5 – 12 years), Free (Below 5 years)

Contact: Bidyut Medda (bkmeddda@mcw.edu) or Prithwiraj Banerjee

(pbanerjee1109@gmail.com ).

 

 

BCSM presents PARNAVA on Bijoya 2017

 Parnava Banerjee, Champion of Zee TV Bangla Golden Voice 2006, is a versatile singer, proficient in Bengali Raag Sangeet to Modern Bengali Songs, Ghazals & Hindi Songs and performed in various national & international concerts. He is a regular Artist of TARA MUZIK, ZEE Bangla,Akash Bangla, Star Jalsa, Kolkata Doordarsan, Etv Bangla and many more.

DATE: Saturday, October 7, 2017 TIME: 6 – 8 PM

PROGRAM VENUE: Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport, 5105 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

DINNER TIME: 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM

DINNER LOCATION: Royal India Restaurant; 3400 S 27th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215

Tickets/person: $25 (12 years & above); $15 (6-12 years); Free for below 6 years

**$3 discount for all purchases made till 30th Sep**

Tickets will be available during Durga Puja Event (23rd & 24th Sep) & beyond

Contact for tickets: (**NO RSVP PLEASE**)

Bidyut K. Medda: (414) 248-6530 | Prithwiraj Banerjee: (262) 271-6522 | Kishore Acharya: (262)389-5684 | Sanjib Bhattacharya: (414) 698-6631 | Banani Banerjee: (414) 232-5931

Debjoy Bose: (414)949-9480 | Sudip Dasgupta: (262)902-5346

Email Contact: bcsm.cultural@gmail.com

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BCSM Durga Puja Celebration 2017

Bengali Cultural Society of Milwaukee is celebrating 2017 Durga Puja     

https://www.facebook.com/BcsMilwaukee/photos/a.345579025541535.1073741827.345440075555430/1154255324673897/?type=1&theater 

Date: Saturday September 23rd and Sunday September 24th

Venue: Hindu Temple of Wisconsin (W243 N 4063 Pewaukee Road. Pewaukee, WI 53072)

Saturday 23rd September Sunday 24th September
Puja :  10:00 am Puja :  10:00 am
Anjali & Prasad : 1:00 pm Anjali & Prasad:  12:00 pm
Lunch :   1:30 pm Cultural Program : 12:30 pm
Aarti : 4:00 pm Lunch :   1:30 pm
Cultural Program : 5:30 pm Sindur Khela and Bisarjan
Dinner :   8:30 pm

 

Puja Registration Fees: ( Full day, non-refundable fees to be paid at entry; Food included )

Registration Fees: Members non-Members Children 5 to 12 yrs
Saturday & Sunday: $40 $50 $15
Saturday or Sunday: $25 $30 $10
Sat/Sun Morn/Even: $15 $20 $8

 Kids under 5 yrs. FREE

BCSM Durga Puja 2017 – Sharodanjoli submission

We are inviting articles, poems, drawings for our annual Durga Puja publication “Sharodanjoli. Please send your creativities, celebrating this festivities, at the below mentioned email address.

Moreover the personal greetings donated by each of you are one of the important reasons for the success of our festival. Request you to send personal greetings. All your help will make this festival a grand homecoming for Ma Durga.

Below are some necessary guidelines.

1. Personal Greetings rates Full Page: $100, Half Page $50, Quarter Page $25.

2. Please send all the articles, drawings and personal greetings request to the following email addresses. Last date of submission September 7th 2017

To: debjoy.bose@gmail.com

Cc: cdasgupta01@gmail.com

3. The articles should be within 3 Pages of a normal word document.

4. It should be written using Avro keyboard for Bengali writings.

(Download link https://www.omicronlab.com/avro-keyboard-download.html )

5. Use Kalpurush font Size 11 to write the articles in Bengali.

6. For English use Times New Roman size 11.

7. Please send the original word document instead of the pdf file so that editing can be done.

8. No articles of political associated or culturally offensive will be entertained.

9. All publications are at the discretion of BCSM committee. The decision of the BCSM committee will be final.

durga