Ivan Franko Community

The Ukrainian Centre
5311 Francis Road,
Richmond, BC
604-274-4119


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Pysanky Workshop Poster 2015

Easter Workshop

The Ukrainian Centre
5311 Francis Road, Richmond
Saturday, March 14, 2015 – 1:00 am to 3:00 pm

Appropriate for children 5+ years old.
Kids 10 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.

  • make a pysanka the traditional way
    — it's easy, fun, and affordable
  • hands-on activity
  • simple, step-by-step instructions
  • teaching aids (visual, auditory, sensory) encourage creativity
  • eggs have been marked, emptied, and rinsed out
  • no experience necessary

$25 per person or 2 people for $40 Bring a friend – all materials provided
Pre-registration required 604.275.8169 or 604.274.4119

Upcoming Events

Have something share? Want to be part of the community?

This is a great place to let everyone know about upcoming events, festivals, and social gatherings.
Connect with other Ukrainians, and we'll help you spread the word about news in our exciting community.

Contact us today, and let's get started!

Currently Available

Friday Night Family Suppers

Suppers are held on the 3rd Friday of each month*
from 5 pm to 7:30 pm.
The next Friday Night Family Supper we're hosting will be:

  • March 20

  • * There are no Friday Night Suppers during the months of
    July, August, & December.

    Traditional Ukrainian Food

    Holubtsi (cabbage rolls), varenyky (perogies), and kobassa (Ukrainian garlic sausage)
    are available for purchase every Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
    at The Ukrainian Centre, 5311 Francis Road, Richmond.

    Newsletter Available

    The newest edition of the UCSIF Newsletter is available online for viewing. It has all the latest and news that you've been wanting to know more about. You can download your copy of the January 2015 issue today!

    Recent Events

    Malanka – January 2015

    There was a buzz in the air in the early evening of January 10 at the Ukrainian Community Centre in Richmond.
    In front of the banners of Malanka, people lined up for hors d'oeuvres and the Ukrainian Prairie Band played
    old-time Ukrainian music... (read more)



    We are a registered non-profit charity and provide tax receipts for all cash donations made to our cultural society. All donations are greatly appreciated!


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    Serving Our Community Since 1937

    Annual Golf Tournament The Ukrainian Centre Friday Night Family Suppers Lending Library
    Malanka Saturday Sales Pysanka Workshops Rental Events

    Volunteers Needed

    If you have nimble fingers or know of someone who does, we need you on Tuesday morning for perogy pinching! We could also use your help to roll cabbage rolls on Thursday morning. We can offer great company and great conversation.

    You don't have to be Ukrainian to join our team! Find out how volunteering benefits everyone by contacting Fran at The Ukrainian Centre.

    KONTAKT

    Kontakt is broadcasting in BC. Programming can be found on OMNI 1 (Ch. 8 on Shaw) every Sunday at 8am, Mondays at noon, and Thursdays at 3 pm.

    Nash Holos

    Ukrainian Roots Radio — Vancouver & Nanaimo.

    Nash Holos Ukrainian Roots Radio is a bilingual variety show featuring the best in contemporary and traditional Ukrainian music. Broadcasting Sundays, 5-6 pm PST on AM1320 CHMB Vancouver. Live stream: www.am1320.com

    Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and Chorus