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First Annual Heritage Dinner

When: November 1, 2014 @ 6pm

Where: Mohawk Golf Club, 1850 Union St., Schenectady NY.

Description: The Heritage Dinner event is created to celebrate and pay homage to those who have enriched the community and established a legacy in the Russian-speaking community.

Our guest of honor is Neil Golub, a member of the legendary family that founded Price Chopper supermarkets. The Golub history of Price Chopper dates back to 1900 when Lewis Golub had emmigrated from Russia. Currently, the Golub Corporation owns and operates 134 Price Chopper grocery stores in New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

The evening includes a cocktail reception starting at 6:00pm, a speech by Neil Golub, the guest of honor at 6:45 pm, followed by live musical performances and dance. Tickets are $25 per person.

Event Dress Code: Come dressed to impress and bring your dancing shoes.

Admission Tickets


You can send a check payable to the New Russia Cultural Center by October 27th 2014.

New Russia Cultural Center
PO Box 2383
Scotia, NY 12302

For questions call 518-382-9438.

Russian Poetry Recital Contest

Date and Time: March 7, 2015 12:30pm
Location: Polish Community Center.

Registration Form

Best Braided Hairdo Contest

Date: March 7th 2015
Time: 2:30pm
Location: Festival site at Polish Community Center

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Russian Winter Festival 2015 - Grand Finale

Date: February 28th, 2015
Time: 12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Polish Community Center, located located at 225 Washington Ave. Ett, Albany, NY

Schedule of Events

Tchaikovsky Piano Competition

Seeking Pianist Students!


Pyoter Tchaikovsky

Date: February 7 2015 at 10:30am

Location: The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, located at 125 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12202.

Competition Awards:

$250 US Savings Bond, Young Tchaikovsky Level (ages 6 -10)

$500 US Savings Bond, Apprentice Thaikovsky Level (11- 13)

$1,000 US Savings Bond, Master Tchaikovsky Level (14 - 18)

Registration form

Nadezhda Obukhova Classical Vocal Competition

Nadezhda Obukhova

Dates: February 7 at 2 pm competition, February 8, 1:30pm All Winners Concert

Location: The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, located at 125 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12202.

Winners Awards:

$250 US Savings Bond, School Level

$250 US Savings Bond, Young Adult Level

$250 US Savings Bond, Adult Non-Professional Level

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