PROSVETA Issue - July 1

  • Do not miss out on the 34th annual Slovenefest

    Jun 30, 2015

    The calendar doesn’t lie. As of this issue date, we’re just two days away from the start of Slovenefest 2015, which runs Friday through Sunday, July 10-12. This year marks the 34th annual Slovenefest that SNPJ has hosted, all at the Recreation Center. We like to brag that Slovenefest offers...

  • A fourth contestant entered in the 2015 Miss SNPJ Pageant

    Jun 30, 2015

    The Fraternal Department is pleased to introduce the fourth contestant entered in the 2015 Miss SNPJ Pageant, Katelyn Miles, a member of SNPJ Lodge 721 in Aliquippa, Pa. Katelyn is the daughter of Edmund and Kristie Miles, and the granddaughter of Richard and Janice Rock. As a student at Central Valley High...

  • Lodge 723 pulls service project with pop-tab drive

    Jun 30, 2015

    SNPJ Lodge 723 recently completed its first community service project for 2015. Over the past year, we have been collecting pop-tabs from aluminum cans. On May 1, Lodge 723 donated over 15,700 tabs to the Ronald McDonald House located in the nearby community of Loma Linda, Calif. Lodge 723 has made several donations...

  • Lodge 786 members cooking up some summer fun in July

    Jun 30, 2015

    Plan on attending the next gathering of Orange Coast Lodge 786 in Laguna Niguel, Calif., at the Rancho Niguel Recreation Center Sunday, July 19. Members should arrive at 11:30 a.m. for our scheduled business meeting. Guests can come anytime, but I suggest by 12:30 p.m. so we can start the grills going. You...

  • Lodge 5 honoring Johnny Pecon birthday with CD giveaway

    Jun 30, 2015

    Celebrate the music and life of Johnny Pecon as the Jeff Pecon Orchestra appears at the SNPJ Farm in Kirtland on Sunday, July 26, for a 100th birthday salute to one of the Cleveland-style polka’s top accordionists and bandleaders. Johnny Pecon (1915-1975) was considered the leading stylist of the Cleveland...