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The mayor and members of the Communal Council have announced that a subscription will be open until March 31, 2018, on the occasion of the 60th birthday of His Serene Highness the Sovereign Prince.
According to the wish of Prince Albert, who will turn 60 on March 14, the sums collected will be donated to one or more entities that will be designated when the time comes.
The subscription is open to Monegasques, their spouses and their children, and residents. For practical reasons, payment methods are organised as follows: The mayor will send a letter to Monegasques, accompanied by a form, to allow them to pay their contribution to the Town Council.
Residents wishing to mark their commitment to Prince Albert by a donation on the occasion of is birthday, may do so either by:
- cheque payable to "Treasury General of Finance–60th Anniversary of HSH Prince Albert II", addressed to the General Treasury of Finances, at the Prince's Palace.
- transfer to the Trésorerie Générale des Finances" account "60th anniversary of SAS Le Prince Albert II" No. 30004 09170 00040602413–76, BNP Paribas Bank.
The Skating Club of Monaco (SCOM) is in full swing this season with 80 children enrolled in classes, and eight signed up for free-style skating.
In addition, 15 boys are playing in junior ice hockey division while 30 players are in the Barracudas division, coached by Fabien Bonilla, along with Fabien Guardiola and Jean Philippe Tron.
Thanks to club volunteers, skating lessons are organised every night of the week (except Friday), from 6 pm to 8 pm, and provided by Christine Sabbatini and her team.
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SCOM is hosting two hockey games – free to the public – at Stade Nautique Rainier III – on Saturday, February 17. First, from 9 am to 10 am, SCOM’s Barracudas Juniors will take on the “Nice Eagles” followed by a game between Les Barracudas and a team from Marseille, from 10:30 am to noon.
A second free event open to the public will take place Saturday, February 24, from 9 am to 11 am, when the Monaco Skating Championship. Later in the day, at 5 pm, the Club Gala will exhibit different disciplines of the Club, which will be followed by the Championship Awards.
For further information, contact SCOM: email@example.com
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The management and players of AS Monaco Basketball were invited to the residence of the Minister of State on Friday, last week as part of the partnership agreement between the Government and the team, in terms of governance and communication.
The partnership aims to support the Club's sports project, to allow the team to convey the "Monaco" message and to accompany it in its relations with its competitors, as well as with the national and international basketball governing bodies.
This annual meeting allows both parties to share their respective roles and work in order to further strengthen their ties and to present the entire "Roca Team" to the members of the Government.
During his speech, Minister of State Serge Telle encouraged the team before the Leaders Cup, which takes place from February 16 to 18, during which the Monegasques will put their title back into play.
He congratulated the players and the staff and concluded his speech by emphasising that the Government as well as Monegasques were very proud of their team, which represents with dignity the colours of the Principality on the European scene.
AS Monaco Basket is currently leader of Pro A and qualified for the 1/8th finals of the Basketball Champions League.
Friday 16 June, 8.30 pm, Rainier III Auditorium – Salle Yakov Kreizberg
Grande Saison series: symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Alondra De La Parra with Yamandu Costa on guitar. The programme features Carlos Chávez, Yamandu Costa, José Pablo Moncayo and Silvestre Revueltas. At 7.30 pm, as a prelude to the concert, there will be a presentation of the works by André Peyrègne. With the support of the Friends of the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra Association
Information: +377 98 06 28 28