August 15 ANNUAL ST. MARY SUMMER PICNIC will be at Slovenska Pristava on Sunday, August 15th. We will begin with Mass at 12:00 noon. A Wiener Schnitzel Dinner prepared by the parents of our Slovenian School will be served immediately after Mass. Donation is $16 for adults and $8 for children. Only 250 dinners will be sold, so first come, first serve. There will be a hamburger and Italian Sausage Stand also offering food immediately after Mass near the Biergarten. Music for your listening and dancing pleasure will be provided by Ansambel Veseli Godci. Cevapcici and other picnic foods will be available after 3:00 p.m. Children’s games will be at 5:30 p.m. There will be a Chinese Auction, 50/50 raffles, Bake Sale under the auspices of the Altar Society, and a great time to socialize with family and friends. Main Raffle will be at 7:00 p.m. Reserve the date and invite your family and friends!

VSAKOLETNJ POLETNJ PJKNJK MARJJE VNEBOVZETE bo v nedeljo, 15. avgusta na Slovenski Pristavi. Priceli bomo z maso ob 12.00 opoldan. Kosilo z dunajskimi zrezki, ki ga bodo pripravili starsi nase slovenske sole, bo postrezeno takoj po masi. Cena je $16 za odrasle in $8 otroke. Prodano bo samo 250 kosil, torej rezervirajte jih cimprej. V blizini Biergartna bo takoj po masi tudi stojnica z hamburgerji in italijanske klobase. Za ples in zabavo bo igral ansambel Veseli
Godci. Cevapcici in druga pikniska hrana bo na voljo po 3. uri. Otroske igre bodo ob 5:30 popoldan. Imeli bomo tudi kitajsko drazbo, 50/50 zrebanje, prodaja peciva pod pokroviteljstvom oltarnega drustva in lep cas za druzenje z druzino in prijatelji. Glavno zrebanje bo ob 7:00 zvecer. ezervirajte si datum in povabite svojo druzino in prijatelje!

August 15 Public Event – Lodge #604 Utopians 3:00 PM  7:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Gates open at 1pm Music at 3pm by Ron Likovic and Friends

August 22 Public Event – Ladies Auxiliary Picnic 3:00 PM  7:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Music at 3pm by The Don Wojtila Band

August 22 Annual Pilgrimage to Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue Ohio Slovenian Day

August 29, 2021 The 75th annual One World Day is August 29, 2021! Hosted by the Cleveland Cultural Gardens Federation Since 1945, the Cleveland Cultural Gardens Federation has celebrated One World Day in the Gardens. This annual event reflects the theme of the Gardens: “Peace through Mutual Understanding.” One World Day is the highlight of summer events in the Gardens and the occasion at which all the Gardens get together to celebrate as one. Events include a Parade of Flags, a naturalization ceremony, cultural performances, entertainment, gardens exhibitors, authentic diverse ethnic food, children’s activities, and more.

September 5 Folklorna skupina Kres Picnic 2021 Slovenska Pristava 1024 Brandt Road, Harpersfield The members of Folklorna Skupina Kres cordially invite you to a picnic and performance at the Slovenska Pristava on Sunday, September 5. The picnic will begin at 3PM with traditional and stylized dances performed by all age groups of Kres at 5PM. The day will also include a basket raffle, food and drink items for purchase and live polka music for your listening and dancing pleasure. There will be an entrance fee of $5 per person or $20 per family. We hope to see you there!

September 6 Public Event – Val Pawlowski’s Labor Day Dance 1:00 PM  7:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Music at 1pm – 7pm by The Eddie Rodick Band and The Frank Stanger Band

September 11 Vinska Trgatev – Wine Festival 2021 Slovenska Pristava 1024 Brandt Road, Harpersfield Enjoy an evening celebrating the grape season and our Slovenian heritage with wine, music, and dancing! More details to come as the date gets closer. Volunteers are needed to work the kitchen, bar, tickets and more! $5 entrance fee for non-members. To receive updated information, like us on Facebook, refer to the website or call the information hotline at 440-290-9615 as the date gets closer.

September 11  10:00 am – 10:00 pm 1st Annual Golf Outing Slovenska Pristava 1024 Brandt Road, Harpersfield Announcing Slovenska Pristava’s 1st Golf Outing. Join us for a fun filled day as you start out the day at Powderhorn Golf Course with lunch on the turn. Then, we head back to Pristava for some appetizers and drinks and enjoy a delicious homemade goulash dinner. Stay the rest of the afternoon and enjoy celebrating Vinska Trgatev (Wine Festival) with family and friends. Contact Dominic Ilc at 440-944-0055 or Cost is $90 per player.

September 15 Public Event – Wednesday – Polka Hall of Fame Slovenian Sausage Festival 12:00 PM 8:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094
Join us while voting for the best Slovenian Sausage from the local area Slovenian businesses while listening to a different band every hour!

September 16-25 Genealogy Exploration 2021 Hosted by The Slovenian Genealogy Society International, Inc. SGSI Genealogy Exploration 2020 (

September 19 Slovenian General Consul, Alenka Jerak will host the 30th Anniversary of Slovenian Independence at Slovenska Pristava.

September 19 Public Event – Wojtila Band 50+ years Appreciation Day Dance 3:00 PM  7:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Bands to be announced

September 25 St. Clair Rifle and Hunting Club annual Clam Bake and Steak Roast 6599 Ravenna Rd Concord Township Ohio Richard Beck 440-256-7000

September 26 Public Event – Grape Festival 3:00 PM  7:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Parade at 2:45pm Music by The Joey Tomsick Band

October 2 Slovenska Pristava Oktoberfest

October 10 Public Event – Polka Brunch 10:00 AM  1:00 PM SNPJ FARM 10946 HEATH ROAD KIRTLAND OH 44094 Music by Kathy Hlad and Patty Candela