PCA’s Monthly Event “Let’s Discuss our Deen”! in February 2018

PCA Calgary will be starting another monthly event! Event: Let’s Discuss our Deen Speaker: Sheikh Umar Farooq Presented to you by PCA Calgary in collaboration with ICNA Calgary Chapter Date: Sunday February 25, 2018 Time: 6:15 PM Venue: PCA Cultural Centre 507-4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J3Z5 Our future relies within our upcoming generations. Therefore, It is essential to educate them for our betterment. This Event will be mainly targeting our youths and parents. Please bring your family and friends for a fruitful lecture on our deen by Sheikh Umar Farooq. For more information, please see the poster below.

PCA Committees 2017-2019

On December 30, 2017, PCA Calgary Announced the formation of Committees for the year of 2017-2019. The purpose of the committees is to assist PCA Executives and act as the advisory board for PCA Calgary through the means of the interest for the Pakistani community in Calgary and surrounding areas. After Consulting with ALL PCA Executives and PCA Committee members, we have finalized and issued the list of committees. Please see attached below the list of all committees with their respective members along with their roles and responsibilities. Thank you for your time and effort. It is greatly appreciated. PCA Calgary has some very exciting upcoming plans which we will … Continued

Yaum-E-Pakistan Gift- FREE TAX RETURN on March 24, 2018

  Yaum-E-Pakistan Gift- FREE TAX RETURN for 2017 Presented to you by Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) in collaboration with Rauf B. Kadri, Chartered Accountant, RK International INC. Date: March 24, 2018 Time: 11:00 AM – 5:00PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 View this event at http://www.pcacalgary.ca/yaum-e-pakistan-day-gift-free-tax-return-on-march-24-2018/ or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On March 24, 2018 Pakistan Canada Association Calgary (PCA) in collaboration with Rauf B. Kadri, Chartered Accountant, RK International INC. will be giving back to the community by celebrating Youm-E-Pakistan Day through the means of Free Taxation for the year of 2017 by Rauf B. Kadri, a very well-known and experienced Chartered Accountant. … Continued

Join us in our Pakistan Resolution Day Celebration on March 23, 2018

Pakistan Resolution Day Presented to you by Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) Date: March 23, 2018 Time: 6:00 PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 FREE OF COST! COMPLIMENTARY DINNER! View this event at http://pcacalgary.ca/join-us-in-our-pakistan-resolution-day-celebration or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On March 23, 2018 Pakistan Canada Association Calgary (PCA) is celebrating Pakistan Resolution Day with you! Many dignitaries will be joining us to celebrate this festive occasion. There’s never an occasion you can start without our National Anthems and national songs to pay tribute to our beautiful countries Pakistan and Canada. Over the years, our children have been working hard to portray the Pakistani culture through the means … Continued

Please Join us in our Monthly Seniors Event on February 25, 2018!

Pakistan Canada Association Calgary will be holding our monthly Seniors Event on Sunday February 25, 2018 at the PCA Cultural Centre. The event will start at 2:00 PM. We hold these events monthly for seniors care and development. Please see the poster below for more details. We hope to see you all there! Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca

PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class in February 2018

Pakistan Canada Association’s Urdu Classes are looking amazing in our Northwest Campus as well with our class expanding. PCA would like to thank all the volunteers, children and the Northwest Musallah team to make this possible. A special thanks to Mrs. Naila Fahim, Mrs. Naheed Akram, Mrs. Najma Maan, Mrs. Shazia Amir, Mrs. Rabiya Qasim, Mrs. Shahnaz Munir, Coordinator Maham Abdullah, Habib Abdullah Sahib and Dr. Abdul Rehman Sahib. They are all an asset to PCA and without them this wouldn’t have been possible. Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view the event pictures, please click here.

PCA Monthly Seniors Event in January 2018

Pakistan Canada Association Calgary would like to thank all the attendees of a successful event focusing on the benefits for seniors which was organized and hosted by Pakistan Canada Association (PCA) in Collaboration with MD International and Calgary Senior Muslims Advocacy Group. PCA is always striving to bring useful information to the community on topics of relevance and need. Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view the event pictures, please click here.

PCA Vigil for Innocent Zainab in January 2018

PCA Calgary held a vigil for the innocent victim and daughter of Pakistan, Zainab Ansari. Zainab was 7 years old, brutally abused and murdered in Kasur, Pakistan. PCA Calgary and our entire community condemn such horrific actions and request the government of Pakistan to take quick action and punish the culprits immediately. Our children are our future and we need to ensure that they are protected. A special thank you to everyone for showing up today to condemn this inhuman act. Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view the event pictures, please click here.

Calgary Police Services Diversity Event in January 2018

Pakistan Canada Association Calgary has been actively working with CPS Calgary to promote diversity among various communities for the past couple of years and will continue to do so. Special thanks to CPS/ Constable Jerry Shannon for organizing such events. Thanks to PCA’s Executives team for attending and working with the CPS & diverse communities. Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view the event pictures, please click here.

PCA Committees Announcement in December 2017

On behalf of Pakistan Canada Association, I would like to thank all the Pakistani Calgarians who showed up to attend the event despite the severe weather (Around -36C). Thank you to all the volunteers and PCA executive team for their great efforts and contributions today. Thank you to all the media for coming and covering the event. Thanks to Shaan Ali Bhai (Express News) for covering the event. A special thanks to Ghulam Mustafa Bhai (Pakistan Post) for covering this event live. PCA and the entire community appreciates your dedication and hard work. Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view … Continued

PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in January 2018

Pakistan Canada Association in collaboration with Islamic Association of North West Calgary (IANWC) is starting Urdu Classes at NW Islamic Centre (NW Musallah) for the convenience of Pakistani Canadians living in the NW community and surrounding area. The NW Musallah is located at 7750 Ranchview Drive. Registration will take place on Sunday, December 17 at Youth Centre, next door to Musallah. Please bring your children for registration. This is for the betterment of our future generations to come! For more information, please see attached below. *Also, please note the NE Classes at the PCA Hall will continue.* Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 … Continued

PCA’s Participation in Eid-Ul-Adha Celebration at the Alberta Legislature on November 6, 2017

PCA Executives attended the Eid-Ul-Adha event at the Legislative Assembly in which Honourable Minister Irfan Sabir invited us. Dr. Rafat Choudhry, Shahida Pervez, Bushra Ihtisham and Pervez Bhai took part on behalf of PCA. Thank you Honourable Minister Irfan Sabir and Roop Rai for your invitation and a very well coordinated event! Thanks and Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary 403-803 9277 president@pcacalgary.ca To view the event pictures, please click here.

PCA Weekly Quran Class Registration in November 2017

CPSG has organized Quran Tafseer and Arabic Language Classes(for girls) in collaboration with PCA Calgary at Pakistan House in North East Calgary. For further information/registration, please see the attached poster and contact program organizer/coordinator: Aneela Azeem  403-708-3775  

PCA NE Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in October 2017

Pakistan Canada Association Calgary will be holding Urdu Classes every Sunday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM to promote our language & culture among our children. Living in a foreign country it is important our children must learn to read and write our Mother Language. We invite and request all parents to register your children for this semester. Please come by and join us at the PCA Hall for registration. This will be the fifth year of continuous Urdu classes. *URDU CLASS NE CAMPUS COMMITTEE* Habib Abdullah- Chairman Shahida Pervez -Vice Chairman Bushra Ihtisham-Teachers Coordinator & Sr. Teacher Zafreen Israr- Sr. Teacher Tehreem Israr- Teacher Student Volunteers & Coordinators- Rameen … Continued

PCA Annual Tape Ball Cricket Tournament in August 2017

Pakistan Canada Association Calgary organized a 2nd Tape Ball Cricket Tournament on August 26, 2017 at Rotary Park NE Calgary. A large number of people attended this event and enjoyed the game of cricket. Thanks to the participating teams, volunteers, sponsors, PCA executives, participants, and Honorable Minister Irfan Sabir. Appreciate the great efforts of Wasim Sadiq, PCA sports Director for doing the wonderful work. Congratulations to the whole PCA team and the community. Regards, M. Azam Kahloo President- PCA Calgary To view the event pictures, please click here.

Pakistan Independence Day Celebration in August 2017

PCA-Calgary had the pleasure of hosting a delightful and successful Pakistan Independence Day Event, celebrating 70 years of the existence of our beautiful nation. An evening filled with several different performances ranging from live music, comedy, to children’s performances. A taste of Pakistani culture, and a celebration of the different aspects of our cultures well represented throughout the performances in the evening. A well attended event by several Pakistani Calgarians, whom enjoyed it thoroughly. Special guests included, honourable dignitaries: Mayor Naheed Nenshi, Minister Irfan Sabir, Jason Kenny UCP Leader , Prab Gill MLA, PrasaD Panda MLA, Inspector Scott Boyed CPS, Inspector Jerry Shannon CPS, Anam Kazim MLA, Umair Khan, and … Continued

PCA Oath Taking Ceremony For New Executives 2017-2019

CONGRATULATIONS PCA CALGARY   PCA Calgary held their Elections in July 2017. We went through a process which has created unity amongst us. Our love and respect for each other has increased. It was beautiful to see everyone together mingling at the end of the election after the results. Thank you Arshad Mahmood Sahib, Waqar Manzoor Sahib and Qaisar Khan Sahib for bringing the better out of our community by taking part in the elections. PCA Calgary’s new executives took their Oath. PCA will now seek advice along with guidance to insure we all better the community. Once again, a special congratulations to everyone and this victory is a victory for … Continued

PCA Election in July 2017

CONGRATULATIONS PCA CALGARY Thank you everyone for coming out today and casting your vote. Today we showed every single one of YOUR vote matters. Today’s victory is dedicated to PCA. We went through a process which has created unity amongst us. Our love and respect for each other has increased. It was beautiful to see everyone together mingling at the end of the election after the results. Thank you Arshad Mahmood Sahib, Waqar Manzoor Sahib and Qaisar Khan Sahib for bringing the better out of our community by taking part in this election. PCA will now seek advice along with guidance to insure we all better the community. Once again, … Continued

PCA Land Project Inauguration in May 2017

Pakistan Canada Association held an inauguration in regards to the 10 acres of Land we purchased to build a new Pakistan House and Complex. This land is located at Country Hills and 100 ST NE. His Excellency Tariq Azim Khan, High Commissioner of Pakistan in Canada, Dr. Muhammad Tariq Counsel General of Pakistan in Vancouver and Minister Irfan Sabir were present. We had an amazing day while celebrating this milestone. We are thankful to our Volunteers, Community Leaders, Donors, Members, Fundraising Committee, Land Project Committee and PCA Executives to make this historic achievement possible. To see the Pictures, please click here.

How To Get Ready For Old Age

In collaboration with MD International and Calgary Senior Muslims Advocacy Group, is hosting a presentation on How To Get Ready For Old Age With Dr. Hussam Bawa Please come join us 2:00 PM on Sunday January 21, 2018 at the PCA Hall located at 4656 Westwinds Dr NE, Calgary AB T4J 3Z5 Click Here For More Details  

Calgary Visit of High Commission of Pakistan along with Consulate General Pakistan

Dear Friends We would like to confirm the visit of High Commissioner of Pakistan to Canada His Excellency Tariq Azim  Khan along with Consul General Pakistan in Vancouver will be meeting the Pakistani Community on 6th March 2016 at Pakistan House in Westwinds Hall. On behalf of executives of Pakistan Canada Association we would like to invite all of you to attend this event from 2-4pm. Please see the attached poster for  further details. Looking forward to greeting you Click here for more details

Collaborative Problem Solving.. A new approach to working with children

On behalf of Executives of Pakistan Canada Association Calgary, it is our pleasure to invite all of you to the “Collaborative Problem Solving”.. A new approach to working with children. This will be presented by Dr, Abdul Rahman, Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist. This will be held at the Pakistan House located at 507-4656 Westwinds Dr, N.E Calgary on Feb 7th, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Thank you, and we hope to see you all. Click Here for More Information

Urdu Classes Graduation of 2015

On behalf of Executives of Pakistan Canada Association Calgary, it is my pleasure to invite all of you to the Urdu Classes Graduation of 2015 which will be held at the: PCA House on December 20th, 2015 from 1:00-3:00 pm Our chief guest for this auspicious occasion will be Honourable Irfan Sabir.  Please attend to encourage, and promote the preservation of Pakistani language, culture, and heritage amongst the youth in our community. This is also an excellent opportunity to acknowledge our dedicated volunteers which have made this program an excellent success. Thank you, and we hope to see you all. Click Here for More Information

PCA Calgary moved a resolution strongly condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris

” Pakistan Canada Association (PCA) Calgary held a vigil and a moment of silence on Sunday November 15, 2015 at PCA Centre (Calgary) in remembrance of the Paris victims. PCA moved a resolution strongly condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris which took more than 132 innocent lives, while wounding many more. PCA and its community members passed the resolution unanimously. Together, the Pakistani Canadian Community stands against terrorism.    M.Azam Kahloo- on Behalf of PCA Executives ” 

Pakistan Canada Association Seniors Day

On behalf of Executives of Pakistan Canada Association Calgary, would like to invite to a get together with Seniors: When:November 15th 2015 Time 2-5 PM Where PCA House- Guest Speaker- Dr. Syed Sajjad Ahmed Audiologist- Refreshments will be served Please Click Here further information Looking forward to your presence.

PCA HONOURING PAST PRESIDENT AND HOSTING OATH TAKING CEREMONY FOR NEW EXECUTIVES

PCA Calgary is hosting a very special event to honour its past Presidents since 1967 on Sunday July 26th 2015 at PCA house (507-4566 Westwinds Drive NE) at 2:30 PM   In addition, there will be an oath taking ceremony for new Executives of PCA.   You and your family are invited to participate in honoring past Presidents and welcoming our new Executives.

PCA Calgary Urdu Classes Starting Soon!

As you may know Pakistan Canada Association (PCA) Calgary has been offering Urdu Classes since early 2014 for children 5 to 14 years of age. Based on overwhelming success of Urdu classes and very positive parents feedback, PCA has now formally established this very important community initiative as  permanent PCA Urdu Classes Program.  Accordingly, PCA is  very pleased and delighted to offer   upcoming Urdu classes – Fall 2015 Semester. Fall 2015 Semester  will begin September 13, 2015. Parents are requested to register their  kids from 5 to 14years of age in Fall 2015 Semester early to ensure enrolment due to limited capacity. Classes will be held in the PCA … Continued