Monthly Archives March 2014

Mar 31, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

SJI Shares the Gift of Music with Norwood Elementary School

Spirits were high on a Wednesday afternoon in the offices at St. John’s Institute as staff did some last-minute rehearsals of Ukrainian folk songs to be performed at Norwood Elementary School. As a contribution to the development of the teaching career of SJI Resident, Khrystyna Marenych, the Institute was glad

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Mar 21, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

Fundraising Rally for the People of Maidan

  On Wednesday, March 12, 2014, a fundraising rally was held at the St John’s Cultural Center in an effort to raise funds for humanitarian relief in Maidan. The funds will be put to good use in providing food, shelter, medical supplies and transportation for people affected by the conflict

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Mar 21, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

The Euromaidan Project: CityTV Coverage

On March 3, 2014, Ziyah Karmali from Breakfast Television joined the SJI Executive Director, Suzanna Brytan to have a look at the pieces featured in the Euromaidan exhibit. CityTV looked to St John’s Institute to learn more about how the crisis in the Ukraine is affecting the community in Edmonton.

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Mar 17, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

SJI Lenten Retreat 2014

    On Friday March 7, 2014, St. John’s Institute hosted its first Lenten Retreat, planned and coordinated by our new Spiritual Programming Coordinator, Christina Kowalenko.  Following a delectable Lenten meal in the 1st Floor Gallery, participants enjoyed a talk given by Fr. Timothy Chrapko about the Holy Mystery of

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Mar 14, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

By-Gone Days CD Release Party

Sunday evenings at St John’s Institute are typically a quiet time to wind down the weekend. March 2, 2014 was an exception to the rule. Stephania Romaniuk, skilled songstress and composer, staged a full live show of her new release in SJI’s Living Gallery, backed by an exceptionally talented group

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