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Announcing the Creation of a new web page: "Who's Who" highlighting the Luminaries and influential people from Shweir. We combined the many that were posted before and now we add the latest: Iskandar Harik
An article from The Emigrant Magazine - Dec 2011 issue
Merry Christmas Celebrations - Dhour Shweir 2011
First impression is that
Santa has traded his sleigh and joined the 21st
century with this
space shuttle to deliver lots more presents and spread Goodwill from Shweir to the Universe...
Santa is too busy making deliveries by Christmas, he took time out to watch the Dhour Shweir Christmas Festivities... and he will answer by next Christmas
Most photos above are selections from albums below - See more like photos and Visit us at Shweir.com FaceBook Group
Christmas Photo albums on FaceBook
By Riad Khunieser · http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150529560415917.426883.739395916&type=1
by Elie Moujaes: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10150536937746113&type=1
Santa’s Village Dhour Shweir: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10150528662586113&type=1
By Charbel Nakhoul http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10150533192276113&type=1
Brazil: Tabsharanis & Sawayas reconnect in Sao
To read more: www.shweir.com/new_zealand.htm
Progress Update from Mayor
Bou Saab including Electric and Water
And the Creation of another Web page: Shweir Music Lil Izz Featuring:
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Christmas Performance &
Emigrants' Fest 2010 performance V V
For The New Year 2011,
Happiness deep down within. Serenity with each sunrise. Success in each facet of your life.
Family beside you. Close and caring friends. Health, inside you. Love that never ends. Special memories of all the yesterdays. A bright today with much to be thankful for.
A path that leads to beautiful tomorrows. Dreams that do their best to come true.
Appreciation of all the wonderful things about you.
comes in many forms... Dr. Karim Nasser does it again. This time with
$50,000 Canadian for AUB Scholarships, some of which set aside for deserving
Student(s) from Shweir. > > >
More about Dr. Karim Nasser's community support at: http://www.shweir.com/Karim_Nasser.htm
& Happy New Year
Christmas 2010 Festivities Chantent Noel
Click on Red Thumbnails at Right for Dec 18 to read the program in Arabic. > > >
Saturday 18th Dec
14.00: Main Place Christmas Fair in collaboration with Sesobel, Shweir first
Brigade Scout, Shweir Community Center, Message de Paix
18.00: Orthodox Church main place, School Ecclesiastic School Choir (SEM) Mount Lebanon
18.30: moukhalless Catholic Church Main Place, Choral Rencontre
18.30: Saydeh Maronite Church Main Place, Choral De Paix
18.45: Main Place Christmas tree Lighting All Activities:
Christmas Train & Photo Shooting Souvenir. Rencontre Santa Claus
Friday December 24th 2010
Christmas Parade Organized by the National Education Scouts, Shweir first Brigade and Sponsored by Dhour Shweir Municipality Council in collaboration with Social & Community Organizations
December 28th 2010
16.00 Christmas Circus: Saint Coeur Shweir School, organized by Women’s Renaissance Assembly and sponsored by Dhour Shweir & Ain el Sindiyaneh Municipality.
Click on Red Thumbnails at Right for Dec 24 and 28 to read the program in Arabic. > > >
Above Photo Courtesy of Rabih Baaklini - Click here to see Rabih's Album on FB
Photos below courtesy of Riad Khuneisser Riad has many great photo albums on FB Click here to view Albums by Riad
To Saha in Snow
to Christmas activities at
And Christmas in Dhour by Night by Samar Kiame
and lighting the Christmas tree by Riad
Happy 10th Anniversary, Shweir.com
Dr. Karim Nasser Khnaisser pledges up to $400,000
in donations and matching funds for Education, Infrastructure, Non Profits
Great Photos of American University of Beirut "AUB" Campus by Riad Khuniesser
Plan to attend Shweir Annual Christmas Show at Municipality Community Center Saturday December 11, 2010
Click on the Arabic text above or here to read full article on Baladieh web page.
Vote for Christina Sawaya in Support of Baytna Click here to view more
Special Celebration at Saint Therese in Ain Sindayaneh
2nd Billiardhttp://www.shweir.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=736 and the link to 43 pictures on FB
Join Shweir.com Family on Facebook... Click here
For Election Campaign and dedication of historic Plaque, see Baladieh web page
ANNUAL SHWEIR DINNER – ABU DHABI
On April 21, 2010, Shweirieh in Abu Dhabi met for dinner at the Lebanese restaurant “Sahrieh” in One to One Hotel
Mrs. Christina Sawaya, Hani Touma & Nizam Abdel Ahad, Mr. Elias Bou Saab
Commemoration of Historic Plaque facilitated by past Minister of Interior Bechara Merhej
Congrats to Dr. Salim Mujais on his New book about Gibran Khalil Gibran
Article in Palm Beach News about Poet and Banker Grace Halabi
|Feb 4, 2010 From Samar:
we are having a snow storm,
and in the picture you can see
the almond blossom covered by snow
From Riad: Click here to see
more pictures on Facebook
of Weather in Shweir vs Beirut
Archive“ “ Shweir Archive is the introduction to Shweir Museum
Our Village has a beautiful and rich heritage, but it has not any documentation,
Therefore, Issam Sawaya decided to launch this archive to work together to preserve the past, the present for our children and for the future. Issam Sawaya is asking for assistance, anyone who has any picture, documents, films...
A New Web site and a Great Poem by Grace Halabi: http://cedarhyme.com
A friendly competition titled “Lakouna
Aal Seha” between two towns: Dhour Shweir and Kaa Al Reem
Click here to read report by SFA (Shweir Future in Action) and link to slide show of 130 pictures
Click here to see more pictures from Tayyar.org
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie in Syria
Discussion on Shweir.com BB by Habeeb Nacol to SAVE the Old Oak Tree
|< < At left, Habib
Moujaes and Issam Sawaya talk about the Church and the Sindyani tree...
at right > > Group of Shweirys take refuge in the shade of Sindyani
There are 12 Shweir Groups
on Face Book - See how many friends you recognize
Announcing Shweir.com Group on FaceBook: Click here to review it
a New Shweir Group on FaceBook: Shweir
Let us support this new group ' Shweir Evergreen'. It relates to Shweir's environment and their first event is a cleaning campaign on September 19,2009 @7:30am.
They will have breakfast and meet with Difa3 Madani and then start a campaign all over Dhour Shweir.
Bring your friends and be part of the solution.
for more info, click on symbol or: Shweir Evergreen
Old Photos courtesy of Riad Khneisser on FaceBook
Check out one of the best
volleyball games: Shweir VS Syria
“THE RESCUE AND SOCIAL ASSOCIATION-SHWEIR” HAS PUBLISHED
THE LIST OF DONATIONS COLLECTED TO BUILD THE “MEDICAL AND SOCIAL CENTER-BEYTNA”
FOR THE YEARS: MAY 3, 2002-AUG. 16, 2009 VIEW AT:
Read Commentary 2009 by Al Mukhtar bil Mahjar at http://www.shweir.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=659
Our Shweir Future in Action (SFA) Team
Many are officers in Shweir.com Group on FaceBook above visit us on FaceBook
to view their profiles and get more updates & be more pro-active about issues affecting Shweir's future.
W/Shweir.com co-founder Anwar Kenicer (top L) & Team founder Samar Kiame, (seated R). Missing: Rabih Baaklini
Links about Environment: Up
BB Posts: Industrial v. Environment Recent posts @ Master Plan
2009 - Latest update from Municipality - See notices to & from Ministries
Ministry of Culture & Antiquities to preserve Shweir natural Beauty
Summary meeting update about Shweir Zoning
Ministry of Environment decree to Save Shweir
See also Master Plan
what extent Shweiry Emigrants love Shweir? Here are two examples from
Brazil: << Look at what Jorge Choueire, originally of Bou Zaid family,
painted on his car and >> A rock from Shweir is treasured in a beautiful case
home of Sami and Beatriz Tabsharani in Sao Paulo, Brazil
More updates on Bou Zeid and Merege Chueire family ReUnion in Tomazina and Jaboti, Brazil
||Alfred Moujaes' Beach
House was totally wiped out, courtesy of IKE in 2008.
It was Birthplace of Shweir on the Beach Reunions
and inspiration of the Founding of Shweir.com and the 1st Shweir Library
Thank God all are safe.
Read Al Mukhtar report and link to past Texas Shweir Reunions.
Congrats Joe Nohra and your Al Anwar Team - You make us proud. Click here to visit Al Anwar New web page
Song/Poem written by Rida Hammam ...
> > >
the Story of our Town's Road - Issat Tareek Dayaatna -
OK, Nawbeh, (Shweir Music Band)... how about transforming this into a song in memory of Mrs. Hammam?
< < < Shweir Honors Mrs. Rida Hammam naming Ain Hanoote Road in her Memory
Article about Shweir courtesy of Sally Zgheib in Paris, Samih Baaklini in TX and Joseph Zeidan in Ohio
Postcards for Shweir to benefit Community - Sample photos below - Need
your input on BB
Announcing New Restaurant
by Shweiry Bishara AbuNakhle: > >
Soy, Best Chinese Cuisine in Middle East in Ain Saadeh 18 minutes by car.
New Website: www.soychineserestaurant.com
Mothers' Day Celebration Photo Album by Riad Peak below
Happy Spring: Read Samar's article about Spring on BB and see full slide show
Read about the snow storm on the BB and See slide show on Photo Bucket by Samar
Early February Snow Storm Click her or on picture Courtesy of Riad
Meeting descendants of Shweir Emigrants in Brazil
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