PROSVETA Issue - December 18

  • Lodge 577 helps brighten the season for local veterans

    Dec 17, 2019

    Members of Lodge 577 in Pueblo traveled to nearby Walsenburg, Colo., on Dec. 8, 2019, to visit the Colorado State Veterans Home. The purpose of this trip was to complete a project the Lodge had been working on for weeks: making Christmas decorations for the residents. Lodge Secretary Mary Davis is the human...

  • Family Matters

    Dec 17, 2019

    When you’re starting a family, you face perhaps the most daunting financial pressures you’ll encounter at any stage of life. Expenses like a new home and young children weigh heavily, and you’re likely still early in your career, far from your peak earning potential. Meanwhile, you need to...

  • Conemaugh Federation extends member honors

    Dec 17, 2019

    September 29, 2019, was the date, 2 p.m. was the time, and The Homestead Inn was the place for the Conemaugh Valley Federation recognition dinner for members of affiliated Lodges who had attained 50, 60, 70 or 80 years of membership in the Slovene National Benefit Society in 2019. More than 40 members and guests...

  • A holiday treat for Chicago Federation members

    Dec 17, 2019

    The Chicago District Federation hosted its annual Christmas party on Dec. 7, 2019, at the Slovenian Catholic Center in Lemont, Ill. Tina Rigler welcomed everyone and introduced the Federation officers in attendance. Youth, young adults and adults from Lodges 1, 8, 449 and 559 were in attendance. All youth...

  • Imperial Lodge 106 has a cure for the post-holiday blues

    Dec 17, 2019

    Greetings from Lodge 106 in Imperial! We’ll be playing bar bingo on the first and third Thursdays of the month. Special early bird games start at 6:30 p.m., the first regular games start at 7, and we play until about 9 p.m. The SNPJ Lodge 106 Kitchen will be open during bar bingo. The SNPJ Lodge 106...