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During July and August, the Friends of the Ukrainian Village Society (FOUVS) offer weeklong day-camps for children and youth – the Historic Children’s Program (HCP) for ages 6 to 11, and the Junior Interpreter’s Program (JIP) for ages 12 to 16. Dressed in historic costumes, children and youth time travel to the 1920’s and participate in a week of activities that explore early immigrant and homestead life!
Come to the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village and celebrate everything Ukrainian. Wave the blue and yellow flag, and celebrate the 28 the Anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence! We welcome Oksana Mukha to the bandshell stage this year, as well as Suzirya Dance Ensemble from Calgary, Steppe, Dnipro choir and Calgary Bandurysty.
Join ACUA for a small group tour of the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village. Registration includes transportation, admission, 2-hour guided walking tour, lunch, and a wagon ride.
Symposium: Мова, культура і соціум в Україні та діаспорі/ Language, Culture and Society: Ukraine and the Diaspora
This one-day symposium is co-sponsored by the Shevchenko Scientific Society/Edmonton branch and the Alberta Society for the Advancement of Ukrainian Studies. Detailed program to follow. All presentation are in Ukrainian. Everyone is welcome.
Celebrate Alberta’s agricultural roots with a traditional harvest at the Ukrainian Village. See the Village one last time and witness an old-fashioned threshing bee complete with vintage farm equipment and grain deliveries to the historic elevator. Other historical activities include flower and herb drying, feather stripping, making kapusta (sour cabbage), grinding wheat, quilting, and canning of produce from the museum’s gardens.