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2013 Cultural Presentation - Great Moravia and Its Two Learned Missionaries

03/21/2013 14:36
The March 2013 chapter meeting featured a cultural presentation by Zora Bravenec entitled, "Great Moravia and Its Two Learned Missionaries Konstantin and Metod." Zora was born in Czechoslovakia and graduated from Comenius University in Bratislava in 1966 with a major in English, Slovak, and Czech...

2013 Valentine's Day Dance

02/17/2013 10:32
The Chapter’s first ever Valentine’s Day Dance was held on the afternoon of Sunday, February 17, 2013, at the St. Joseph PAC from 3 to 6 p.m. Music for the dance was provided by DJ Ronnie Horcica who hosts a program called “Czech Polka Time” airing locally in the Bryan/College Station area on KAGC...

2012 Christmas Party

12/14/2012 10:40
The Christmas Party was held at the St. Joseph PAC beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Reverend John Gantt gave the blessing prior to the meal and presented the Christmas Message to the group. Tomas Pansky and Lynette Urbanovsky sang, and Tomas played his guitar to lead the group in Czech and American...

2012 Bryan/College Station Christmas Parade

12/02/2012 10:45
With the support of the BVCHS, Jennifer Koll participated in the 86th annual Bryan-College Station Christmas Parade which had as its theme this year “Lone Star Christmas.” This was another opportunity for Jennifer to showcase her Czech heritage so she was more than happy to participate.  

2012 Brazos Valley Worldfest

11/10/2012 11:34
The annual festival presenting many nations and cultures of people living in the Brazos Valley took place on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater, 1015 Colgate Drive, College Station, TX. Among the more than 30 countries represented, the Czech Republic booth was sponsored by...

2012 Kolache and Christmas Bread Baking Class

10/27/2012 11:36
The Class was held on October 27, 2012, in the Saint Joseph Catholic Church Parish Activity Center located at 700 East 26th Street, Bryan, TX [St. Joseph PAC]. The class of 12 was taught by Mr. Stanislav Vitha and covered some evolutionary differences between the original Czech and Moravian koláče...

2012 Westfest Parade

08/31/2012 11:40
Jennifer Koll,Miss Texas Czech-Slovak First Runnerup 2012, participated in the 2012 Westfest parade as well as the parade of costumes held in conjunction with the event that weekend. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chris Koll of Lewisville, TX, and granddaughter of Mrs. Jo Ann Zaeske and the...
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