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Ukrainian Gromada of Wellington Region invites you to our festive concert to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ukrainian independence.
The program will include an exhibition, concert with Ukrainian songs and dance and traditional Ukrainian festive activities.
The event will take place on Saturday, the 20th of August, from 2pm till 6pm, at Newtown Community Centre in Wellington, the corner of Rintol Street та Colombo Street.
For any additional information, please contact our concert manager Olga Vorobey : (04) 905 6670
We invite all Ukrainian families to join us in preparation of the festive dinner – please bring your favourite dishes to share.
We welcome various performers with various talents but should you like to perform in the concert, please contact us.
It would be great to see you wearing a traditional Ukrainian costumes on this special Day.
See you all soon!
Last Updated (Friday, 12 August 2016 02:53)
Another Victory on the Festival of Cultures
In early March 2016, Ukrainian Gromada of Wellington for the second time presented Ukraine on the annual Festival of Cultures in Palmerston North, New Zealand and for the second time was granted the highest award - the Best Stall of the Festival.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 30 March 2016 00:58)
Celebrating the Independence Day of Ukraine
Ukrainian Gromada of Wellington is delighted to invite you, your families and friends to celebrate the Independence Day of Ukraine.
The celebration will include a concert, Ukrainian dance and songs, as well as traditional Ukrainian festive activities.
The festival will take place on Saturday, the 22nd of August 2015, from 2 pm till 6 pm in Wellington, at Newtown Community Center (the corner of Rintol and Colombo Streets). The door will be open from 1.30 pm.
We invite Ukrainian families to join us in preparation of the festive table - please bring along a plate to share.
Entrance fee - $10, for children 11 years old and younger – free of charge.
Should you require any additional information, please contact Olga Vorobey on (04 ) 905 6670.
Hope to see you all soon!
Last Updated (Tuesday, 01 December 2015 23:21)
Christmas Is Coming!
On behalf of Ukrainian Community of Wellington we are inviting you to join us for Christmas and New Year celebration. We are meeting at 3PM on the 20 of December at Newtown Community Centre (the corner of the Rintol and Colombo Streets, Wellington).
Please come along with your family and friends and don’t forget to bring a plate to share.
Important note for parents and grandparents – please help our busy Santa Claus with a present for your children by bringing an unexpansive (up to $10) gift, nicely wrapped and clearly labelled with your child’s name. Santa will be handing the presents by the end of the show.
Entrance fee - $5 for adults (children go free).
For extra information please call: (04) 905 6670.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 02 December 2015 02:03)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year to all of you!
May you and your families be abundantly blessed and may a new year bring you lots of love, joy, peace, strong health and prosperity.
Ukrainian Gromada of Wellington
Last Updated (Wednesday, 24 December 2014 00:51)