World Lithuanian Youth Meeting 2014

The 2nd PLJS World Lithuanian Youth Meeting is now over.

The 2nd PLJS World Lithuanian Youth Meeting is on again this year on July 10-13 in Lithuania. Please contact ALJS if you’re interested in going!

For more information visit http://www.pljs2014.lt/ or check out the video of the 2012 meeting below to get an idea of what to expect!

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100 Years: Know, Understand, Be Proud!

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As we approach the centenary of the independent Republic of Lithuania, the Historical Presidential Palace in Kaunas, Lithuania, invites all Lithuanians from around the world to take part in projects to prepare for this important date.

A new virtual exhibition ‘Šimtmečio belaukiant: Vasario 16-oji mano šeimoje’ (Anticipating the centenary: February 16 in my family), invites you to upload photos of your own family celebrating Lithuanian Independence Day and vote for your favourite moments caught on camera!

Visit the virtual exhibition.

The second phase of the project “Šimtmečio belaukiant: reikšmingiausi Pirmosios Lietuvos Respublikos įvykiai” (Anticipating the centenary: The most significant events in the first Republic of Lithuania) invites you to find out about historical events between 1923-1928 and vote for the ones you think are most important!

Find out more and vote.

Let’s prepare for Lithuania’s centenary together!

Eurovision 2014

 The ALJS Eurovision Party occurred on Saturday May 10, 2014.

FB event cover-04It’s that time of year again – Eurovision is once again upon us!

From Copenhagen to North Melbourne, the glamour (or distaste) of this years second semi final will be broadcast on the big TV at the Litho Klub!

As always, the bar will be open so bring your friends, get into the spirit and enjoy the talent and beauty that is Eurovision!

DETAILS
When? 7.30pm, May 10 2014
Where? Bar room, Melbourne Lithuanian Club, 44 Errol st Nth Melbourne

Click here to view the Facebook event and to RSVP

Vote for Jonas!

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VoteJVHey fans! This year Lithuanian basketballer Jonas “JV” Valanciunas has made the NBA All-Star Ballot so we all need to cast our votes! The NBA has made it easy to vote via social media, so follow the instructions below and let the world know that Jonas is deserving of an All-Star Selection. Tell your friends, and remember to vote often!

Vote through Facebook – comment on an official NBA League https://www.facebook.com/nba or NBA Team https://www.facebook.com/TorontoRaptors post with the comment “Jonas Valanciunas #NBABallot #VoteJV“. You can vote once daily via Facebook.

Vote through Twitter – tweet “Jonas Valanciunas #NBABallot #VoteJV”
Retweets and Favourites do not count. You can tweet a vote for Jonas once per day.

Vote through Instagram – post an original photo with the comment “Jonas Valanciunas #NBABallot #VoteJV”. Commenting on your friends’ photos won’t count – it must be your original post.

Vote through the Web page – select Jonas as one of the All stars online at http://allstarballot.nba.com/. You can vote daily through NBA All Star ballot page.

Let’s get the word out and send Jonas to the 2014 All-Star Game in New Orleans!
#VoteJV

2012-2013 Annual General Meeting and Committee Elections

The 2012/13 ALJS Annual General Meeting was held on November 17, 2013.

The ALJS committee elections were held during the AGM, which occurred in the Bar Hall of the Melbourne Lithuanian House, North Melbourne.
The new committee looks forward to an enjoyable and productive 2013-14!

Click here to view the 2013-14 ALJS committee members.

 

View the files from our 2012-2013 AGM.

17-11-13 AGM Agenda
17-11-13 AGM Minutes
2012-13 ALJS Balance Sheet
2012-13 Chairman's Report
2012-13 Sydney Report