The First Episode of the Land Sings 2019

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The trip to Bratislava and shooting an episode for Slovak Television was a fantastic experience. Our kids performed like professionals. Children’s folk group Slniecko is in the first episode of the show Zem spieva 2019. Link to the whole episode is here and Slniecko begins at the 48th minute. Special thanks to Urad pre Slovakov zijucich v zahranici and their financial support.

Hľadáme nových členov

Súbor Slnečnica hľadá nových členov do tanečnej, speváckej a hudobnej zložky. Nácviky sú v nedeľu v podvečer na NW. Viac informácií na   Folk Group Slnečnica is looking for new dancers, singers and musicians. Rehearsals are held on Sundays at NW. For more information contact us at

Slniecko in Slovak TV Show Zem Spieva

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Zem spieva, “The Land Sings”,  is one of the most popular reality talent shows in Slovakia. The program attracts folklore amateur performers who come to present their singing, dancing or playing the musical instrument to celebrity judges and a nationwide audience. Our talented little “slniecka”, kids from the group Slniecko, have got and amazing opportunity to show their talent to a panel of judges. Stay tuned and we will post… Read More »Slniecko in Slovak TV Show Zem Spieva

Christmas Concert December 2018

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Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre invites you to celebrate Christmas on Saturday, December 15th Where: Lions Club, 25240 Nagway Rd, Calgary When: 3:30pm The program includes: Songs and Dances performed by FS Slnecnica Meadow Games “Na Janosika” performed by DFS Slniecko Christmas Carols sang by FS Slnecnica & DFS Slniecko Join us for the reception with traditional Christmas foods and cakes that will follow immediately after the concert. Additional information: Tickets are only available on email address… Read More »Christmas Concert December 2018

Spring Concert 2018

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  Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre invites you to celebrate spring at their annual  Spring Concert on Sunday, May 6th The main guests of the concert include adult’s folk group Slniecnica and children’s folk group Slniecko. Also,  the event includes Children’s Folk Song Contest “Spievajže si, spievaj”. The doors open at 3 pm at the Lions Club, 25240 Nagway Rd, Calgary. To purchase your tickets click here. The program includes: 15.00 Children’s Song… Read More »Spring Concert 2018

4th Annual Children’s Folk Contest “Spievajže si, spievaj”

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Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre Invites all children of age 3 to 15 to 4th Annual Children’s Folk Song Contest “Spievaj, že si spievaj”. Where: Lions Club, 25240 Nagway Rd When: May 6, 2018 at 3pm Little singers and musicians can register until April 10, by clicking on  ATTEND EVENT Each child can enter multiple categories (e.g. Song Solo and Song Duet, or Song Solo and Instrumental Solo) To give you an inspiration we provide you with… Read More »4th Annual Children’s Folk Contest “Spievajže si, spievaj”

Spring Festival 2017

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  Slovak Folk and Cultural Centre’s third annual Spring Festival returns this May to showcase the culture and diverse traditions of Slovakia. Guests are invited to Parkdale United Church for a day of Slovak dances, live musical performances, artifact exhibition, and delicious food, hosted by children’s folk group Slniecko and adult’s folk group Slnecnica. The event also includes Children’s Folk Song Contest Spievajže si, spievaj. Date: Saturday, May 6th, 2017 Location: Parkdale… Read More »Spring Festival 2017

3rd Annual Children’s Folk Contest

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Dear Parents, We would like to invite your children to 3rd Annual Children’s Folk Song Contest Spievaj, že si spievaj held in Parkdale United Church on May 6th, 2017. Children of age 15 and under can enter the contest in following categories: Folk Song Solo 6 years old and under Folk Song Solo  7 – 9 years old Folk Song Solo 10– 15 years old Folk Song Duet – the song must be… Read More »3rd Annual Children’s Folk Contest

Slovak Children in Calgary celebrating Sv. Mikulas

Each year Saint Mikulas comes to visit Slovak children in Calgary and brings them a little bag of goodies. This year children sang Mikulas beautiful songs and Slovak group Slniecko entertained everybody with their performance and carols.