Youth Festival of Ukrainian dance

The tradition continues, as one of only two dancing schools who have participated since the First Youth Festival of Ukrainian dance Yavir shone on stage at the Living Arts Centre. Under the Artistic Direction of Krista Samborsky Yavir’s unique style stood out among the 5 participating schools. Yavir’s PRYVIT opened the Festival giving chills to […]

Family Malanka 2018

A glamorous evening of celebration! Yavir school of Ukrainian Dance in collaboration with The Knights of Columbus Sheptitsky Council hosted another noteworthy Family Malanka. Multiple generations laughed, played, indulged in scrumptious foods and danced into the early morning to the musical stylings of ZIRKA at the Renaissance by the Creek. You are enthusiastically encouraged to […]

Caroling 2017/18

Christ is born! Yavir celebrated this holiday season with great joy and loud singing, while walking door to door and spreading cheerful holiday spirit among all. We are so proud of our talented dancers, that have also proven to be quite the singers and musicians! So beautiful to see our culture continue to flourish within […]

2017 Christmas Concert

Ой, хто, хто Миколая любить… St.Nicholas shares God’s blessings with Yavir school of Ukrainian dance at our mid-year recital. A beautiful festive spin on traditional Ukrainian dance. Once again unique and spectacular performances from the Ensembles & a show stopping finale by the Beginner and Junior dancers who filled the stage with wonder in their […]

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 […]

Coffee Sunday Oct 1

Coffee, cakes and Community! Yavir’s exceptional volunteers come together for another successful fundraiser and for a little fun too.  Kids of all ages enjoyed sweet and savory treats while dancers and parents served to the greater St.Demetrius Community. Congratulations to all who came out for the day and/or donated for the day.