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April 2017 Events

Friday, April 21st, 9am -2pm – Sokol Tabor’s Spring Rummage Sale – All Day $5 ‘Bag Sale’ on Saturday! Sokol Tabor Lower Hall, 1602 Clarence Ave, Berwyn, IL. Saturday, April 22nd 9am to Noon – Bag Sale all day $5. For more information: www.sokoltabor.org  

Saturday, April 22nd, Performances start at 6pm. American Sokol Central District Special Number Competition. Lyons Township High School North Campus, Cossit and Brainard Avenues, La Grange IL. More information: Email Lynda Filipello, lyndafilipello@aol.com

Thursday, April 27th – April 29th,  Special Presentation on the Occasion of the Czech Beer Festival Chicago 2017 with Special Guest Jan Vancura and Plavci , Czech Country and Pop Music Band. Taste unique combos of typical Czech beverages and hors d’oeuvres by BOHO Chef Bob Sidor! More information: www.mzv.cz/chicago/en/beerfest

Sunday, April 30th, 8am until 1pm, Pancake Breakfast at the Mission – All You Can eat! Czech Mission, 9415 Rochester Ave. Brookfield, IL 60513. Call Mons. Dusan Hladik 708-255-5117 or 708-533-1050

May 2017 Events

Friday, May 5th, 7pm -9:30pm, Sokol Spirit Czech Film Series: “Daisies/Sedmikrasky,” Film screening followed by discussion, Czech Classroom of Sokol Spirit Hall, 3909 Prairie Ave, Brookfield, IL. www.sokolspirit.org

Wednesday, May 10th, T.G. Masaryk Czech School’s Around the Czech Republic-Take a Two Week Tour of the ‘Old Country’-September 10th – 22nd. 3rd Annual Trip of Classic Czech Tourism and a Variety ‘Off the Beaten Path” Sites! www.czechschoolchicago.org

Saturday, May 13th, 9am to 10am  Coffee/Donuts at the gatehouse, CSA Fraternal Life – D.C. No. 12, and Friends of the Bohemian National Cemetery present Join Hands Day, Bohemian National Cemetery, 5255 N. Pulaski, Chicago, IL

Saturday, May 13th, 1:30pm to 3:30pm. Free admission and Open to the public, Program: Author Tanya Lesinsky Carey: “Father Lach’s Slovak Boys Band 1937 EuropeanTour.” The story of a remarkable Slovak American group-1st US youth music group to present concerts in Europe. 1st Presbyterian Church, 150 S Ashland,  La Grange. www.csagsi.org

Sunday, May 21st, 1pm Tour $10 members/$15 non members. Friends of the Bohemian National Cemetery offers “Tour of the Tombstones” – 2 hour Walking Tour!  www.friendsofbnc.org

Sunday, May 21st, Annual Sokol Day, JC/Ehlert Park, Congress Park and Elm Aves, Brookfield, IL

Thursday, May 25th, 7:00pm, Free Admission. CSAGSI Library Special Program: “Prague.” Thru the eyes of photographer Ryan Stuchly. Grand Hall, Riverside Public Library, 1 Burling Rd, Riverside, IL. www.csagsi.org

Monday, May 29th, 9:00am Program, Free Admission. Memorial Day Services at Bohemian National Cemetery. Services held in the Columbarium with TAPS, music and address. Bohemian National Cemetery, 5255 N. Pulaski, Chicago, IL. www.friendsofbnc.org

 June 2017 Events

Friday, June 2nd, 7pm -9:30pm, Sokol Spirit Czech Film Series: “Grapes/Bobule,” Film screening followed by discussion, Czech Classroom of Sokol Spirit Hall, 3909 Prairie Ave, Brookfield, IL. www.sokolspirit.org

Saturday, June 10th, 11am, Free Admission. 75th Anniversary – Lidice Commemoration in Crest Hill, IL.  A Very Special Event is being planned – Our Biggest One Yet! Watch for Special Emails! Lidice Park, Crest Hill, IL. Czechoslovak American Congress

June 22nd – 25th, American Sokol Organization XXIV National Slet and Festival, Cedar Rapids, IA

July 2017 Events

Sunday, July 30th, 11am to 5pm, 33rd Annual Czechoslovak Festival Picnic, Traditional Food and Drinks / Live Music / Dancers / Booths from your local Czech Organizations, JC/Ehlert Park, Congress Park and Elm Aves, Brookfield, IL. Czechoslovak American Congress

August 2017 Events

Sunday, August 20th, United Moravian Societies Annual Picnic, Kiwanis Park, 8820 Brookfield Ave, Brookfield, IL. www.unitedmoraviansocieties.org

September 2017 Events

Saturday, September 23rd – 24th, 78th Moravian Day – Welcoming Dance, Live Music and DJ for dancing – Traditional Food and Drinks! Spectacular Raffle Prizes! Lithuanian World Center, 14911 127th Street, Lemont, IL. www.unitedmoraviansocieties.com