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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 […]

Feb 4 Varenyky Night

With a crisp chill in the air families’ bellies were warmed with a delicious homemade Ukrainian meal (varenyky, kapusta, kobassa, garlic bread, borscht and baked goods) while hearts were warmed by the incredible performances of Karpaty, Junior Yavir and Viterets. A vast crowd turned out for the evening; truly the meaning of community, members of […]