ONGOING IT’S FISH FRY TIME!! St. Mary’s Church This Friday, February 16th is our first Lenten Fish Fry. We will be serving in the parish hall from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Donation for the fried ocean perch, baked cod, shrimp and crab cake combo dinners is $10, which also includes coleslaw, Slovenian potatoes or French fries and strudel for dessert. Macaroni & Cheese dinners are $6. A home made Lenten soup is featured each week for $3.00. Take-outs are also available. We could always use some extra help with waiting on tables and doing dishes (especially among some of our grade school and high school age students). If you could help, please call Bob Frederico at 216-387-5773.

POSTNE RIBJE VEČERJE. V petek 16. februarja je naša prva postna večerja z ribami. Servirali bomo v župnijski dvorani od
3:00 do 7:00 zvečer. Dar za ribe ocvrte ali pečene, crabcakes, shrimp in combo večerje je $10, vključuje pražen krompir ali
pommes frittes in jabolčni zvitek za sladico. Tudi domača postna juha bo vsak petek za $3. Večerje lahko kupite tudi za domov.

Feb 24 (Sat) Slovenian Skiers & Boarders one-day bus trip to Holiday Valley, NY.  Transportation included.  E-mail Christy at

Feb 25 (Sun) St. Mary’s Church (AN EVENING OF CULTURE. February is the month of Culture in honor of Slovenia’s national poet, France Prešeren. On Sunday, February 25th at 6:00 p.m. we will have an evening of song, poetry and music featuring the local talent from our own Cleveland Slovenian Community and others who wish to participate. If you wish to share your talents, please contact Marty Marsic at 440-460-0682.

VEČER KULTURE. St. Mary’s Church Februar je mesec Kulture v čast slovenskemu pesniku Francetu Prešernu. V nedeljo 25. februarja ob 6:00 zvečer bomo imeli večer petja, glasbe in deklamacij z lokalnim talentom naše Clevelandske Slovenske skupnosti in tudi drugimi če želijo sodelovati. Če želite pokazati vaše talente, prosimo pokličite Martina Maršič na 440-460-0682.

March 24 (Sat) Slovenian American Club (Melvindale, MI) Dinner-Dance at Pvt. John Lyskawa VFW hall. Reservations required by March 17. Call Mike Masten (313-383-9365). Doors open at 12:00 p.m. – Dinner at 1:00 p.m. – Dancing from 2:00-6:00 p.m. Tickets: $24.00 – Dance only: $15.00. Donations of baked goods and prizes will be appreciated.

April 8 (Sun) Accordions All Day at the Super Button Box Bash Slovenian Society Home Euclid, Ohio, Sunday, April 8 (216) 261-FAME  · Toll Free: 1 (866) 66-POLKA ● ●

Enjoy accordions all day long at the 36th annual Super Button Box Bash on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Join the Button Box Band of the Year, Patty C and the Guys, and Ron Likovic, the Button Box Artist of the Year, plus Polka Hall of Famer Kathy Hlad and ten of your favorite bands for a non-stop polka-thon in two halls. The National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame once again teams with the Slovenian Society Home on Recher Avenue in Euclid, Ohio, to host Cleveland’s biggest squeezebox event with fifty accordions from 1:00 to 9:00.

Were you a member of the Slovenian Junior Chorus, SNPJ Circle No. 2? This year marks the 80th anniversary of children’s National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame & Museum 605 East 222nd Street, Euclid, Ohio 44123 group and performers from around the country are invited to reunite and celebrate in song. Long-time musical director Cecilia Dolgan returns to give the downbeat for a short program at 3:00. If you sang in the circle and played in the button box band with Kathy Hlad, you’re invited to join your friends on this special day. Get in touch with Director Kathleen Trebets for details: kat21_2 at hotmail.

Dance to these accordion greats at the Super Button Box Bash: The Fairport Jammers, the Magic City Button Boxers, Patty C & The Guys, the Summit Jammers, the Hoboes, Magic Buttons, Anthony Culkar, Squeeze Play, the Sumrada Brothers, the Polka Pirates, the Button Box Divas and more.

Bring your box and jam with your friends. Indulge in nationality treats. Check out CDs and Slovenian- and polka-themed tee-shirts at the Polka Hall of Fame Pop-up Shop. Admission: $8 for adults, 18 and under free. Dance and play at the Slovenian Society Home, 20713 Recher Avenue, Euclid, Ohio, off East 200th Street, just north of the I-90 exit. Contact the Polka Hall of Fame for ticket information, (216) 261-3263 or

May 28 ( Mon) Triglav Park in Milwaukee – Memorial Day Picnic

June 24 (Sun) Triglav Park in Milwaukee – Prvi Picnic

Aug 5 (Sun) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, Drugi Picnic

Aug 9-11 KSKJ Life National Convention – Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel, Rosemont, IL

Sept. 16 (Sun) Triglav Park in Milwaukee, Vinska Trgatev