321 East 73rd Street, 3rd Floor

New York City, NY 10021

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Czech Holiday Festivities

13 December, 2015 - 11:00 AM

[Bohemian National Hall]

 

Celebrate the season at the Bohemian National Hall with an exciting variety of holiday presentations, mini gift market, and light refreshments.

 

11AM – 1 PM CZECH CHRISTMAS BRUNCH FOR CZECH CENTER CLUB MEMBERS.

Enjoy the delicious pastry, the mulled wine, and the Christmas atmosphere at the start of the holiday season! A very special treat for club members only. Sponsored by Czech Center New York.

 :: 2nd Floor Gallery

 

2 – 3 PM HOLIDAY CONCERT: FROM CZECH BAROQUE PASTORALE TO MODERN IMPROVISATION.

In festive holiday spirit, musicians from New York University present familiar miniatures and rare novelties for piano, guitar, and voice, tracing the Czech pastorale tradition from the Baroque, through the Romantic period, and ending in the mid-20th century. Curated by Jack Meadow and Michael Beckerman. Free admission, first come first served. Sponsored by Dvorak American Heritage Association.

:: 3rd Floor Performance Space

 

4 - 6 PM CZECH CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL.

Hear favorite Czech Christmas carols and join in family-friendly interactive presentations highlighting Czech Christmas traditions. Featuring mezzo-soprano Pavlina Horáková and the Children’s Choir of the Czech and Slovak Community Center in Astoria. Come see what next year holds from the floating walnut shells, decorate your own Christmas cookie, or take a picture in our Christmas photo booth. Free admission, first come first served. Sponsored by the Consulate General of the Czech Republic.

:: 4th Floor Ballroom

 

PLUS CHRISTMAS SHOPPING, REFRESHMENTS, AND RAFFLE FROM 11AM - 6 PM

:: 4th Floor Ballroom

 

* Christmas mini market, featuring traditional Czech glass ornaments and decorations, chocolates and sweets, and complimentary mulled wine, soft drinks, and traditional Czech Christmas cookies. Courtesy of Consulate General of the Czech Republic.

 

* Raffle of Dvorak String Quartet CDs. Courtesy of Manhattan Quartet and Dvorak American Heritage Association. Bring family and friends to this celebration of Czech Christmas traditions and music!

 

venue

Bohemian National Hall

321 East 73rd Street

New York, NY 10021

 

This event is sponsored by Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association; Consulate General of the Czech Republic; Czech Center New York; and Dvorak American Heritage Association (DAHA).


Bohemian Benevolent & Literary AssociationHospodaThe National Czech and Slovak MuseumAmerican Friends of the Czech RepublicCzech CenterConsulate General