PROSVETA Issue - February 28

  • SNPJ National Treasurer/CFO Lawrence is FSGP Fraternalist of the Year

    Feb 26, 2018

    The Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh (FSGP) has named Robert J. Lawrence, National Treasurer/CFO of the Slovene National Benefit Society (SNPJ), as their 2018 Fraternalist of the Year. The FSGP is comprised of 17 fraternal benefit societies, representing over one million members and several business...

  • Youth Circle 2 hosting Button Box Bash reunion

    Feb 26, 2018

    Did you sing in the SNPJ Youth Circle 2 Slovenian Junior Chorus or play in the button box band with Kathy Hlad? If so, you’re invited to a grand reunion! This year marks the 80th anniversary of the children’s group, and past members from around the country are invited to the Slovenian Society...

  • Brew and beans center stage at the SNPJ Recreation Center in May

    Feb 26, 2018

    On Sunday, May 27, the SNPJ Recreation Center will play host to the third annual Brew & Bean Festival. Seasoned craftsmen of fine microbrews and ciders will be presenting their wares, combined with a heated chili cook-off contest. Everyone is invited to come sample the area’s best hand-crafted...

  • Nominations open for the SNPJ National Athletic Board

    Feb 26, 2018

    The SNPJ Fraternal Department is currently accepting nominations for the National Athletic Board. This is the body that regulates and manages SNPJ athletic programs, tournaments and events. The National Athletic Board is a six-member body that meets twice per year: at the National Bowling Tournament, usually...

  • SNPJ National Bowl rolling into the Recreation Center in May

    Feb 26, 2018

    The 2018 SNPJ National Bowling Tournament, sponsored by SNPJ Lodge 158, will be held at the SNPJ Recreation Center the weekend of May 5-6. Bowling will take place at Colonial Lanes in New Castle, Pa., with all social activities taking place at the SNPJ Recreation Center. The SNPJ Slovenian Heritage Center...

  • Get hopping to the Rec Center for Easter fun

    Feb 26, 2018

    It’s that time of year again; time for the Easter Bunny to pay a visit to the SNPJ Recreation Center! The Easter Bunny will be hoppin’ on over Saturday, March 24, for the annual Easter egg hunt. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. and the egg hunt will follow. There is no cost for children ages 1-12 to...