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Keeping Traditions Alive

“Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.” Gustav Mahler

about us.

Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre (SFCC) is a non-profit, volunteer organization based in Calgary, Alberta. Incorporated in 2011, SFCC main mission is to preserve, present and promote Slovak folk culture through organizing cultural events and supporting two folk groups Slniecko and Slnecnica. The mandate of our organization is to serve the community and provide welcoming environment for social interaction.

Explore Our Awesomeness

Folk Groups

Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre supports children's folk group Slniecko and adult's folk group Slnecnica.

The children's folk group Slniecko - The Little Sun - was established to provide opportunities for an encounter with Slovak language to the children of Slovak families living in Calgary.


The Slovak Folk Group Slnecnica - The Sunflower - presents traditional old dances from different ethnographic regions of Slovakia.

Our Team

Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre is led by a group of dedicated volunteers
Lenka Plaskonova

Founder & Director

Martin Kycak

Founder & Director

Lenka Kycakova

Founder & Director

Maria Krumpalova

Founder & Director

Recent Events

Spring concert 2022
You are invited! Join us and discover the culture and diverse traditions of Slovakia presented by children’s folk group Slniecko. This event features live musical performances, slovak dances, delicious homemade food and Children’s Folk…
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Where to Find us

Calgary, AB, Canada

our location

West Hillhurst Community Centre, Calgary AB