PROSVETA Issue - November 20

  • Sevnica puppeteers work their magic at Lodge 138

    Nov 19, 2019

    Theater fans enjoyed a wonderful afternoon at the SNPJ Lodge 138 Hall in Strabane on Oct. 27 as the SNPJ Slovenian Heritage Center hosted the Sevnica Castle Puppet Theatre performance of “The Ugly Duckling.” The Sevnica Castle Puppet Theatre visit to the United States was arranged by the Slovenian...

  • Holiday season the ideal chance to share your Slovenian heritage

    Nov 19, 2019

    Pull out those recipes, dust off the old song books, gather your loved ones and get your cameras ready! The SNPJ Heritage Center Committee wants to see how you pass on your Slovenian traditions. While you are gathering with friends and family over the holidays, snap of photo of how you carry on a Slovenian...

  • Lodge 771 getting into the Christmas spirit

    Nov 19, 2019

    Lodge 771 held a busy meeting on Oct. 8. For the first time in six years we changed our slate of officers. Sadly, we lost our Lodge president, Kathleen Penwell, in September. We truly miss her. We held our election of officers, then decided when to hold our meetings for next year. Members also discussed which...

  • Annual Strudel Day in Utah preserves tradition

    Nov 19, 2019

    On Nov. 2, members of SNPJ Lodges 113, 689 and 757 joined forces to prepare more than 100 pans of apple strudel as volunteers from Washington to Colorado converged at the Slovenian Home in Spring Glen, Utah. Strudel Day has been an annual event for 39 years, in support of the Slovenian picnic held each...

  • A generous 2019 coming to a close for Lodge 53

    Nov 19, 2019

    Here we are, near to closing the year. I would like to thank everyone who supported Lodge 53 by attending our events this year; without you, we wouldn’t have had a banner year. In June we hosted a combined Mother’s Day/Father’s Day celebration at Vittorio’s Restaurant with an all-paid...