Things To Do

Art and culture thrive in Canada’s Capital City.
Discover our rich Ukrainian Canadian heritage.

Stages

Ukrainian Credit Union Limited Stage
Sponsored by the Ukrainian Credit Union Limited, joins us for music and dance on a grand scale!

Village Voice Stage
This venue provides a smaller, more intimate setting where the audience and performers can interact.

Ukrainian Credit Union Limited Stage Schedule Village Voices Stage Schedule

Sacred Choral Music, Church Tours and Lectures

Join us in the Church to enjoy a variety of Christian choral groups and experience the different repertoires that guide them in their worship. After listening to the choirs, please join us for a 15 minute tour of the Church.

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa (in the church)

Saturday, July 20, 2019

1:00 pm Very Rev. Volodymy Kouchnir
2:00 pm Sterling Demchinsky Lecture - "The Art & Architecture of Pioneer Bukovynian Churches in Canada"
3:00 pm St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine Choir
4:00 pm Very Rev. Volodymyr Kouchnir

Sunday, July 21, 2019

1:00 pm Sheptytsky Institute Choir
2:00 pm AKORD - Ukrainian Men's Choir of Ottawa
3:00 pm The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Cathedral Choir

Free admission

Church tours on Saturday and Sunday

Weekend Workshops

Those looking for a more hand- on experience in exploring Ukrainian culture are welcome to sign up for one of our workshops located in the church basement.

Saturday, July 20, 2019
12:00 pm Pysanky - Ukrainian Egg Painting
2:00 pm Korovai - Art of the Wedding Bread
4:00 pm Glass Painting

Sunday, July 21, 2019
12:00 pm Motanka Dolls
2:00 pm Pysanky - Ukrainian Egg Painting
4:00 pm Icons - Windows to Heaven

PRESENTATIONS / TALKS / LECTURES

GENEALOGY

Saturday, July 20, 2019 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Sunday, July 21, 2019 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Myron Momryk

How to get started researching your Ukrainian family roots: tips and tricks.

No registration, no fee

UKRAINIAN FOLK INSTRUMENTS

Saturday, July 20, 2019 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Sunday, July 22, 2019 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Presenter: Roman Tykajlo

Stringed musical folk instruments in Ukraine have contributed to an incredibly rich musical history that spans well over a thousand years. Like unique species, certain variants of folk instruments have evolved along a unique path and exist nowhere else in the world. Come hear how the hoosli, kobza, torban, bandura, and tsymbaly have evolved and enriched the repertoire of this musical nation.

Children’s Activities

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa (church courtyard)

Petting zoo
Puppet Show and Workshop
Wooden magnets
Motanka Dolls
Ribbon Bracelet Making
Pony Rides
Face Painting

Wreath Making (vinok)
Corn Dolls
Balloon Animals
Straw Dolls
Korovai Birds
Bead Bracelet Making

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