Shevchenko 200
Celebrating 200 years since the birth
of Taras Shevchenko

“Учітеся, брати мої,
Думайте, читайте,
І чужому научайтесь,
Й свого не цурайтесь.”

“Study my brothers,
Think and read,
Learn from others,
But never forget your own.”

Biographical Information
Shevchenko - The Poet
Shevchenko - The Artist
Learning Resources

K-Gr. 6

Gr. 7-Gr 12

Calendar of Events - 2014
January 14 - March 16, 2014
Taras Shevchenko - the Muse and the Voice
Ukrainian Museum of Canada
910 Spadina Cres. East, Saskatoon SK
Contact: Janet Prebushewsky-Danyliuk 306.244.3800
February 5 - March 9, 2014
Shevchenko Display
Assembled by Holosy Choir members
Circle Centre Mall Showcase
8th Street and Acadia Drive
Contact: Audrey Bayduza 306.373.8905
Saturday, March 8, 2014 7:30 p.m.
Shevchenko 200 Concert
Lakeview Church
Hwy 16 and Boychuk Drive Saskatoon, SK
Contact: Bohdan Zerebecky 306.373.3410
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Taras Shevchenko Day
By proclamation:
Saskatoon City Council has resolved to proclaim the day of March 9, 2014 as Taras Shevchenko Day.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Taras Shevchenko Concert
Sponsored by Ukrainian National Federation of Regina & Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Regina Branch
Location: Ukrainian National Federation Hall,
1737 St. John Street, Regina
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Free admission, all are welcome!
Monday, March 10, 2014
Taras Shevchenko, A Celebration
An evening of poetry and song, light reception to follow
Location: Regina Public Library Film Theatre,
2311 12th Avenue, Regina
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Free admission, all are welcome!
March 10-14, 2014
Shevchenko Week at Bishop Filevich School
Bishop Filevich Ukrainian Bilingual School
125 105th St. West, Saskatoon SK
Contact: Bohdan Zerebecky 306.659.7230
Sunday, March 16, 2014 12:00 to 3:00 pm
Ukrainian Women's Association of Canada - Hanka Romanchych Branch
Annual Membership Tea - Program Theme: Shevchenko Song & Verse
All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Auditorium
2616 Louise St., Saskatoon SK
Contact: Mary Humen 306.244.4345
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Taras Shevchenko 200th Celebration
Sponsored by Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Yorkton Branch
Location: Ukrainian Orthodox Auditorium,
38 Bradbrooke Drive, Yorkton
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Silver collection at the door, all are welcome!
Sunday, April 6th, 2014
Celebrating Life Through a Poet's Heart - Happy 200th, Taras!
Musée Ukraina Museum Gala Event
222 Ave. M South, Saskatoon SK
Contact: Patricia Mialkowsky 306.382.4149
Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Vesna Festival
Special Displays and Children Activities Honouring Taras Shevchenko
Location: Prairieland Exhibition
Start time: 5:30 pm
Tickets: Pre-sale only
For details, please visit:
Various dates throughout July
Ukrainian Youth Summer Camps
Ukrainian youth camps will include “Shevchenko for Kids” study unit in their program
  • Green Grove Camp, Wakaw, SK
  • Tryzub Camp, Crystal Lake, SK
  • St. Volodymyr Camp, Pike Lake, SK
  • St. Michael’s Camp, Madge Lake, SK
August 14-16, 2014
Folkfest Karpaty Pavilion
Shevchenko 200 Display at Ukrainian Karpaty Pavilion
Sponsored by the Ukrainian Tryzub Society
Location: Prairieland Exhibition
Cost: Folkfest passport
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
Ukrainian Day in the Park
Shevchenko 200 Display at Ukrainian Day in the Park
Sponsored by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Saskatoon Branch
Location: Kiwanis Park (south of the Bessborough Hotel)
Time: 12:00 – 6:00 pm
Cost: Free admission
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