Veleposlaništvo RS Washington /Napovednik /
09.05.2015  

EU Open House Schedule - May 9 - 10 am to 4 pm

Slovenian EU Open House schedule:

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 am: Traditional polka music

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 am: Demonstration of making walnut roll-cake "potica" by Bajda sisters and Mary Lou Voelk Deyak & tasting

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Performance by Marko Hatlak

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Presentation of Bethlehem Murska Sobota Sister City Association & Prekmurska gibanica layer cake tasting

11:00 a.m. – 11:20 am: Presentation of Bled 

11:20 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. The Cooking Kids Showcase and Presentation of Ljubljana recipes

11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Performance by Marko Hatlak

12:00 p.m.  – 12:10 pm: Address by Ambassador Dr. Božo Cerar

12:10 p.m.   – 12:20 pm: Opening of exhibition of Independent Illustration

12:20 pm – 12:45 The Cooking Kids Showcase and Presentation of Ljubljana recipes

12: 30 p.m.  - 1:30 p.m. Slovenian language class in video nook by SUA Branch #93

12:45 pm – 1:00 p.m. Presentation of SUA Branch #108

1:00 p.m.  – 1:20 p.m. Demonstration of apple strudel making by Bajda sisters & tasting

1:20 p.m.  – 1:30 p.m.  Address by Ambassador Dr. Božo Cerar and photo-op

1:30 p.m.   - 2:30 p.m.   Slovenian wine tasting

1:40 p.m.  – 2:00 p.m.  Presentation of Bled and Bled Cream Cake Tasting

2:00 - 2:15 pm Address by Ambassador Dr. Božo Cerar and photo-op

2:15 p.m.  - 2:30 p.m Performance by Marko Hatlak

2:30 - 2:45 p.m. – Demonstration of apple strudel making

2:45 – 3:15 pm - Presentation & tasting of Vodka Slovenia 


All day activities (10:00 am - 4:00 pm):

- all-day polka music by Alex Gergar from PA, John Stark from MN, Kara Maruszak from OH, Frank Vidergar from MD

-Showcase of traditional Slovenian household items, artwork and crafts by Pittsburgh SNPJ Slovenian Heritage Museum

- Independent Illustration Exhibition 

- Showcase of Idrija Lace

- Showcase of Piran Salt

- Showcase of Slovenian Rogaška Crystal 

- Video nook

- Slovenian Stories, Viedos and Coloring in Kids’ corner

- Showcase of Bled Alpine Town by Bled Turist Organization

- Showcase of Pr1moTours

- Showcase of traditional outfits from Gorenjska region

-Showcase of local Slovenian Union of America Branch #108

-Showcase of local Bethlehem Murska Sobota Sister City Association

- Meet representatives of Slovenian organizations from all over U.S.

- Learn about history, geography, politics Slovenia from Slovenian diplomats

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- Slovenian wine by Smucker's from DC

- potica by Sophie's Catering from OH

- Carniolian sausages by Ažman Meats from OH

  - Bled Cream Cake by Milka's Catering

 - Prekmurska gibanica by Vesna Kolmanič

 - Slovenia Vodka and Kocbek Pupkin Seed Oil by Emil Gaspari of Premium Wines and E & E Trade