Events

We have missed you all! We have started planning for all of our popular programs—monthly speakers, Slovak language classes, Slovak wine tasting, Slovak beer tasting—as soon as we are permitted to meet in person. Stay tuned for more details, and for information about upcoming virtual programs.

Due to Covid-19, all 2020 events were cancelled.

Slovak Heritage Programs are offered on the first Monday of each month from 7-9PM, Mt. Lebanon Public Library, 16 Castle Shannon Blvd. Mount Lebanon, PA 15228.

January 6, 2020
7:00 pm
Slovak Folk Art
Joe Bielecki, a frequent presenter, will discuss Slovak folk art such as paintings on glass, corn husk dolls, and straw art
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February 3, 2020
7:00 pm
Summer School in Slovakia
Terezia Galikova, one of our 2019 WPSCA scholarship winners, will tell us about her experiences attending the summer language and culture classes at Cominius University in Bratislava.
Slovak Heritage Programs
March 2, 2020
7:00 pm
Folklore Dances, Songs, and Traditions Across Slovakia
Andrea Sibalova, a Tamburitzan dancer from Slovakia, will talk about the varieties of folklore dances, songs and traditions across Slovakia.
Slovak Heritage Programs
April 6, 2020
7:00 pm
Summer School in Slovakia
Lee Ann Bryan, a graduate of Duquesne University, is our other 2019 WPSCA scholarship winner. She is anxious to tell us about her wonderful experiences in Slovakia.
Slovak Heritage Programs
May 4, 2020
7:00 pm
A Slovak Republic: Current Issues
Marcela Michalkova, Director of the Slovak Studies Program at the University of Pittsburgh, will update us on current issues.
Slovak Heritage Programs
June 8, 2020
7:00 pm
The Immigrant Experience at Ellis Island
Rich Kocur, our past president and frequent presenter, will discuss the experiences that immigrants incurred as they arrived at Ellis Island
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October 5, 2020
7:00 pm
Slovak Nativity Sets
Once again, Larry Kozlowski will make another hands-on presentation. This time he will show us how to make Slovak nativity sets out of paper. Materials will be provided.
Slovak Heritage Programs
December 7, 2020
7:00 pm
Show-n-Tell
Because of the popularity of this program in prior years, we are again asking you to bring your memorabilia from Slovakia—photos, books, souvenirs, etc. This is an opportunity for everyone to participate.
Slovak Heritage Programs