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Welcome to the Lebanon American Club of Danbury Web Site

أهلا و سهلا   - Ahlan wa Sahlan

See more details on upcoming Club events below! 
the latest Newsletter is at this link and Regional and Community Events is at this link

The Club Meetings are every other Tuesday at 7pm (Board) and 8pm (General Membership).
on  Tuesday August 7 and 21  
Ladies Auxiliary Monthly Meeting - No Meetings until September 
Ladies Auxiliary Family Picnic - August 26, See LAX Page
Pasta Dinner  - Wedneday August  15

Friday Night Dinners (BYOB)
American Dinner by Nick's Catering on August 3 
Lebanese Specialty Dinner by Vivianne on August 10 
- Grill and Lebanese Dinner Dance by Elie Taweh,  Elio and Kelvia on August 17
Lebanese Stuffed Lamb Dinner by Lebanese Cuisine on August 24 
  Friday Lebanese Buffet Dinner By John Hanna  on August  31

Special Links:
Lebanese Heritage Monument Dedication in Danbury - June 2010  
Famous Lebanese Americans In Sports
Famous Lebanese Americans in all fields
The Best Lebanese Food as made in Lebanon
Lebanese Food as made in Australia with Recepies

Danbury Public Schools Community Outreach Meeting - Wednesday August 1st

The Danbury Schools Community Outreach committee will be hosted at the Lebanon American Club to meet with those families in our membership and our Lebanese American community that already have or will have students in the Danbury school system. They will share info on available programs, but will also use the opportunity to get feedback on community needs. Light meal and refreshments will be offered.

Summer End - Special Friday Night Dinner at the Club with Live Middle Eastern Music On August 17


Ladies Auxiliary Family Picnic - Sunday August 26, RSVP by August 18th

All are welcome. Reservations required by August 18th.
Check the Ladies Auxiliary Page for more details.


Mark Your Calendars - On Wednesday October 18th, the Lebanon American Club will host the annual "Persons of the Year Award Banquet" at 6:00 PM at the Amber Room in Danbury.  The Club is currently seeking nominations which are due by August 13th. The form has been e-mailed to the membership, and is available in the June-July & August Monthly Newsletter.  The selected individuals will be honored and recognized for their contributions to the Lebanese American Community through business, civic, charitable, political (Public Service), religious and social activities in the Greater Danbury area. 

Upon completion of the selection process by end of August, formal invitations will be sent to the Lebanon American Club and Ladies Auxiliary Members. There will also be opportunities for non-members to reserve and participate in the program book. More details can be found at the Person of the Year Page.

Lebanon Day - Flag Raising and Lebanon Independence 75th ceremonies - Sun. July 1st

You are invited to attend the 15th Annual Lebanon American Day which will take place at 12:00 PM on Sunday July 1st beginning with a Flag Raising Ceremony at Danbury City Hall located at 155 Deer Hill Avenue in DanburyConnecticut.  Lebanon American Club officers will be joined by Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton and other local, State and Federal Officials to recognize the contributions of the Lebanese-American community to greater Danbury and to Commemorate the
75th Anniversary of Lebanon's Independence from France.  This year we will also honor Beverly Ackell for a Lifetime of Community Service. After the ceremonies, there will be a traditional Lebanese Luncheon at the Lebanon American Club located at 22 West Street in Danbury.  The menu is Kibbee Nay, Chicken and Rice, Hummus with Salad (cost $30, or $15 for children under 10 years). Reservations required for luncheon. To RSVP for the luncheon or for more information please contact Lebanon American Day Co-Chairs Thomas Saadi at: 203-470-0322 or at: or Joe Walkovich at: 203-470-3271 or at:

Cuisine & Conviviality, Friday Night Dinners at The Lebanon Club

If you're looking to end the week on a high note... with a memorable meal and some friendly conversation... look no further than the Lebanon Club.
Whether its Chef John Hanna's Lebanese Buffet (8/31) or chef Elie Taweh serving Kebabs, Fish, Steaks and/or Shawarma  (8/17) , or Chef Vivianne's serving Lebanese specialties (8/10),  or  Nick's Catering serving Italian or American buffet (8/3), Lebansese Cuisine (8/24) you can be sure to find fabulous food... and the company of friends... each Friday in the warm, welcoming ambiance of the Lebanon Club.

Additional details and dates are included in this month's newsletter; check out the calendar on page 8 and Dates to Remember/Looking Ahead on page 3. We occasionally plan live entertainments with the next one planned on August 17 by Elio Mitri and Kelvia the Belly Dancer. RSVP by clicking on this link

Friday nights at the club are a great way for members and their guests to catch up with old friends... and get to know new ones... over a delicious dinner. BYOB