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Slavic Festival 2017

Another year at the Slavic Festival sees Vira and Karpaty ensembles performing at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish hall in Mississauga. The concert featured Polish, Ukrainian, Belorussian, Russian and Slovak national groups performing their traditional dances and songs. The stage was alive with the color and beauty of the rich national costumes, the intricate folk dances […]

Canada 150 Picnic

Happy Sesquicentennial Canada! Yavir school of Ukrainian Dance came together with the St. Demetrius community to celebrate Canada’s 150th with typical Canadian-Ukrainian hospitality! Live infectious performances day through night, an abundance of food (because no Ukrainian should ever go hungry), vendors here, there and everywhere, ultimate fun for the young and young at heart; dunking […]

2017 Year-end Concert

Yavir school of Ukrainian Dance surpasses expectations with a phenomenal year end performance! No audience member left prouder of being Canadian and of the continuity of Ukrainian heritage in our beautiful Country! Opening the performance with chilling renditions of both the Canadian and Ukrainian National Anthems, Alumni dancer and instructor Peter Tanchak as MC and […]

Pancake Breakfast

On Palm Sunday of 2017, students, staff and family members of Yavir School of Ukrainian Dance hosted a pancake breakfast at their home parish of St. Demetrius Ukrainian Catholic Church in Etobicoke. Many parishioners attended this event, and ate a delicious breakfast cheerfully served by members of the Yavir School community. This event raised money […]

Malanka 2017

The Essence of Love and Family Happy New Year! Yavir in collaboration with the Knights of Columbus Sheptytsky Council rang in the new year with multiple generations at Family Malanka held at Renaissance by the Creek. Truly the beauty of the Ukrainian Community coming together. Karpaty ensemble dazzled the guests with Hopachok, young and old […]