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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.
Slniecko

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.

Slnecnica

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

Christmas concert 2023
Join us for the Christmas Concert 2023! Come and celebrate the joyous holiday season with us at Parkdale United Church.
contact us

info@slovakfolklore.ca

Where to Find us

Calgary, AB, Canada

our location

West Hillhurst Community Centre, Calgary AB