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Sunday, August 22, 2010: Ukraine’s Independence Picnic

Photos from picnic 2009!!!

Where: Lake Montague, 10305 Penny Rd., Raleigh (the same place as last year)
Time: from 2:00 PM till 8:00 PM
We will provide: barbecue (shashlyk), hot dogs, hamburgers, soft drinks, ice, plates, cups, paper towels, plastic ware, etc.
You provide: other food and deserts to share, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

  • * 3:30 PM: Official program:

– Ukrainian National Anthem
– Greeting from the Ukrainian Ambassador in the US
– Children’s concert
– Association announcements

  • * 4:30 PM: dinner-picnic, grilled meat ready
  • * 5:30 – 7:30 PM: raffle – singing – dancing – socializing

This is our most popular event and a good chance to meet members of the Association in the Triangle area and other cities of North and South Carolina. Please invite anybody that may be interested. Volunteers are needed. Please contact the following persons:
Food and drinks: Vasyl Shymoniak, (919) 868-5659, shymoniakv@bellsouth.net
Greeting and logistics: Oleh Wolowyna, (919) 923-1316, olehw@aol.com
Children’s program: Olena Zintchouk, (919) 844-3925, olena.zintchouk@gmail.com

Please help us to advertise this event by printing this poster and distribute it at ethnic stores and other venues.

NEW! Action Items

Articles about our Association were published in “Svoboda” and in “The Ukrainian Weekly”. Click on the links and go to page 12 in each case.

The Taras Shevchenko Scientific Society in New York has created a Center for Demographic and Socioeconomic Research of Ukrainians in the US. Web site with information about the Center and statistics about Ukrainians in the United States:

Also statistics about Ukrainians in North Carolina