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    • 08 March 2020
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Parma Snow Library, 2121 Snow Road, Parma, OH
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    Topic: Who Are The Rusyns?

    When: March 8, 2020 - 2:00 - 4:00 PM

    Where: Parma Snow Library, 2121 Snow Road, Parma, OH

    Are you Rusyn, Russian, Slovak, Ukrainian or something else?  Are you sure? How do you know?  Was Greek Catholic the religion listed on birth or marriage records?  Our history has been influenced by political and religious changes and this has caused many to think their heritage is cut and dried but you may find this is not necessarily correct.

    John Righetti has created a DVD to give viewers a history of these changes that made many Rusyns adopt a new identity, which was then passed on to descendants in the US and Europe.  Once you watch this video, you will be amazed that anyone identifies as a Rusyn but you will also find that maybe what you have been told by previous generations is not true. More importantly, you will learn why that happened.

    Come and join us to see if your ethnicity is really Rusyn and you now have new questions to research.  We have many resources to help you along the way and look forward to directing you to the answers you seek.

    All are welcome

    • 22 March 2020
    • 2:00 PM
    • Cracovia Manor, 196 Main Avenue, Wallington, NJ 07057

    The Gorals - Highlanders of Carpathia

    Documentary Film Screening and Reception  $23 (Cash Bar):

    Sunday, March 22, 2020, at 2:00 PM

    Cracovia Manor

    196 Main Ave, Wallington, New Jersey 07057

    Host: Carpatho-Rusyn Society New Jersey Chapter

    The New Jersey chapter is sponsoring this film because of the similarities of life style with those of Rusyns living in the Carpathian Mountains.  

    Additional support provided by:

    - Raritan Valley Slavic Cultural & Heritage Society
    - Wspólnota Frydmana w Ameryce
    - Rustic Square Art Studio
      

    Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2378292952383948/

    Tickets on Sale Now at https://ostatnigorale.pl/tickets/wallington/

    Use coupon code Wallington_13 for a discount of group tickets of 6 or more when checking out online!

    Eventbrite advanced registration to secure screening seats and reception, if paying at the door:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/73958607185

    Thank you,

     

Carpatho-Rusyn Society

915 Dickson St.
Munhall, PA 15120-1929
412-567-3077
www.c-rs.org

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The Carpatho-Rusyn Society is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to manifesting Carpatho-Rusyn culture in the United States and supporting Rusyn culture in the Homeland in east central Europe. It works to educate Rusyns and non-Rusyns about Rusyn culture and history, and to support the development of Rusyn culture on both sides of the Atlantic. As a membership organization, it boasts over 1,800 members worldwide who support the organization's work through their annual contributions of dues as well as voluntary contributions to funds that support Rusyn cultural development abroad as well as humanitarian aid for Rusyn communities in Europe.

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