15 March 2007

bohunks rock!

UPDATE: kovanda's czech band to appear at 2008 libuse czech heritage days

press release via the town talk
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libuse, louisiana click here for map
czech heritage dancers

23rd Annual Czech Heritage Day planned for March 17, 2007

The 23rd Annual Czech Heritage Day will take place on Saturday, March 17th 2007 at the Libuse Czech Community Hall at Libuse, Louisiana (off Hwy 28 East).

Opening ceremony is at 9 am, followed by a performance of the Czech National Beseda.

Various activities take place during the day including performances by the Czech Heritage Dancers and the Junior Czech Dancers, accordion music by Norbet Blazek, children's dress parade, talent show, and the Kvanda Band from Houston, TX (2 -6 pm).

Sales of kolaches and other Czech pastries and kraslice (Czech Easter eggs) will continue as long as supplies last.

Come join the fun. Vitame vas!
CZECH HERITAGE DAYS, Libuse Czech Community Hall, Libuse. Frances Hazmark, (318) 466-3196. Celebrating 13 years of "fun, food and frolic," this festival opens with the Czech Heritage Dancers, an opening flag ceremony and patriotic songs by the Czechmates of Louisiana at 10 a.m. Saturday. Festivities include a play based on a Czech folktale, live music, entertainment by the Glory Bound Cloggers and plenty of Czech food. Admissi on is free, but there is a charge to Saturday night's Polka Dance, featuring Norbert Blazek and his accordion ($5 couple, $3 single, $1.50 students 12-17 and children free).
see also
the louisiana czech museum www.czechmuseum.com
and also
louisiana czech heritage association