PROSVETA Online Issue Date: December 17, 2014

  • SNPJ suffers the loss of former Region 2 Director Sis. Veronica Smathers

    Dec 16, 2014

    The Slovene National Benefit Society regrets to announce the Oct. 26, 2014, passing of former National Board member Sis. Veronica Smathers, 85, of White Valley, Pa. Sis. Smathers was born July 7, 1929, in Export, Pa., the daughter of Andrew and Antonia (Ferlic) Bogatay. She attended Franklin Township High...

  • Togetherness defines SNPJ Family Twosome Bowling in Milwaukee

    Dec 16, 2014

    I was proud to chair the Family Twosome Bowling event held in the Milwaukee area on Nov. 22. We had the largest turnout in a few years with a total of 12 teams. Youth participants ranged in age from 7 to 16 and included Tyler Mouthey, Madalaine Brown, Andrew Lynch, Briahna Lynch, Amber Schweiger, Bailey Phalen...

  • Sygan Lodge 6 meeting schedule changing with the new year

    Dec 16, 2014

    SNPJ Lodge 6 held its annual meeting and election of officers for 2015 on Dec. 9. Congratulations and thank you to the elected officers: President Karen A. Pintar, Vice President Vince “Babe” Baselj, Secretary/Treasurer Jim Curl, Recording Secretary Ruth Wright, auditors Ken Pintar and Den Brand, Sgt...

  • The holiday season in full swing for the Spartans Lodge

    Dec 16, 2014

    Spartans Lodge 576 has been busy getting ready for the holidays! We kicked off our celebrations with a bus trip to Presque Isle and Grand River Winery. A busload of Spartans enjoyed button box entertainment by Patty Candela, and several of the group members went home with bottles of holiday cheer. Many of us...

  • The happiest of holidays for Lodge 786 members

    Dec 16, 2014

    Dec. 7 was a beautiful day in Orange County as Lodge 786 hosted a Christmas party for its adult members, Youth Circle 104 members, friends and family. The gathering was held at a very nice clubhouse in Laguna Woods, where several of our members reside. We started the afternoon with a business meeting so we could...

  • Cicero Neighbors Lodge 449 sets meeting schedule for 2015

    Dec 16, 2014

    Cicero Neighbors Lodge 449 met Sept. 21. Secretary Tina Rigler read all correspondence and gave the financial report. She also informed the members that the Lodge changed banks due to new fees that would be going into effect. The new bank has no fees. Lodge officers reported on summer activities, and updates...


Printed Issue: Dec 24, 2014

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