Miss Ukraine to Host Chert Poberi Café First Special Night
Miss Ukraine 2007, Lika Roman will be the guest of honor for the opening night of Chert Poberi Special Event Nights(Ch.P.Nights), www.ChertPoberi.com with the support of Beauty in You non-for-profit organization. The opening promises to be a momentous occasion for the Russian speaking community in Brooklyn, as it will establish a new way for people to socialize and spend time together. The event will take place at Chert Poberi Café, 1664 Sheepshead Bay Road in Brooklyn, NY, on Tuesday, February 5th at 7PM.
Ch.P. Nights aims to expand the café’s appeal, by giving South Brooklyn what it needs; a place for recreation. The Café will give its patrons the opportunity to discuss books and movies, listen to music and find new friends, while also providing the unique opportunity to learn new things. Weeknights will be dedicated to a special theme, while guest speakers, such as writers, artists, specialists and celebrities will be invited to host the evenings. The Cafe’s program will cater to all ages, with Sunday mornings dedicated to children.
On Opening night, Miss Ukraine 2007 will share some of her insights on creating and preserving personal beauty and maintaining moral purity. “We chose Lika Roman to be with us on opening night because we believe that beauty will save the world. Though she is stunningly beautiful, her inner beauty surpasses what you can see on the outside. She is a truly wonderful person, whose purpose in life is to better the world, and we believe she is the perfect representative for our café, where good people can come, find new friends and share a few good laughs.” says Alik Rozenberg, owner of Chert Poberi. The Café is a place where Manhattan style and savvy meets with Brooklyn prices in a cozy atmosphere. Where on any given night artists, writers, intellectuals, performers and celebrities can mingle and share their passions with guests of the café.
Chert Poberi Café, www.chertpoberi.com which serves Russian and French cuisine where entree starts at $9 opened less than one year ago and is already a favorite amongst many locals. The café is a place where Manhattan Style and savvy meets with Brooklyn prices in cozy atmosphere.
Miss Ukraine, 21 year old Lika Roman, winner of the 17th National “Miss Ukraine” beauty contest in Kiev, was also nominated to represent her country in the 2007 “Miss World” competition. Roman, who adheres to a Christ-centered lifestyle, has boldly taken the message of Christ into new arenas. She strongly emphasizes the importance of chastity and moral purity and has chosen to abstain from sex until marriage. Lika actively encourages young people to follow her example. She is currently a student at Uzhorod State University, with a major in International Relations.
Beauty In You, www.beautyinyou.org , is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to enhance the lives of people from all walks of life, to help them find, refine, and improve their image, to optimize their behavior, their style, self-respect and appearance, by providing them with the necessary skills and knowledge through systematic seminars, workshops and motivational sessions. The foundation sets out to empower individuals, to help them take control of their destiny and function productively.
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