UCPBA Calgary Events 2000-2004

1979-1984 / 1985-1989 / 1990-1994 / 1995-1999 / 2000-2004 / 2005-2009 / 2010-2014 / 2015-present

2000

January 27, 2000 – The Ukrainian Canadian Community: Our Roots, Our Times, Our Goals

February 24, 2000 – Adopting Children from Ukraine: The issues based on the personal experiences of a Calgary Couple – Walter Romaniuk, Wendy Robinson

March 30, 2000 – Education – Bold Ideas for our Children’s Future, Mark Hlady, MLA, Calgary Mountain View

April 27, 2000 – Calgary’s Future –  What can we Expect?, Alderman Dave Bronconnier

July 6, 2000 – Pre-Stampede Barbeque, COP

October 6, 2000 – Theatre – Ivanka Chews the Fat, Jo-Ann Waytowich (Lunchbox Theatre)

December 10, 2000 – Carol Festival – Koliada (St. Stephen’s)

 

2001

January 25, 2001 – The Olympic Experience – a family’s perspective – Terry & Alexandra Lys

March 8, 2001 – Derek Fraser, Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine

April 26, 2001 – Ukrainians in Quebec – Orest Slepokura

June 21, 2001 – Bi-Annual General Meeting (Symons Valley BBQ Ranch)

October 25, 2001 – Book Launch for Hope’s War – A novel dealing with the Denaturalizaion & Deportation of Ukrainian Canadians – by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch

November 29, 2001 – Awards Night – Scholarships & Lifetime Achievement Awards

December 9, 2001 – Annual Carolfest (St. Vladimir’s)

 

2002

January 31, 2002 – Updating of Association’s Bylaws and Review of Donations Guidelines

Febuary 21, 2002 – Global Education – Grant MacEwan College in Ukraine – Dr. Roman Petryshyn, Director of the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre at Grant Macewan College in Edmonton

March 21, 2002 – Film Night (With Fire & Sword – a Sweeping saga of love & adventure during a war between Ukraine and Poland in the 17th Century)

April 25, 2002 – Ukraine’s & Eastern Europe’e Business Climates: Reasons for Optimism – Leah Soroka, Project Manager, Business Development International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group)

May 2002 – Dinner Meeting cancelled

June 20, 2002 – Annual Meeting & Social

Sept 19, 2002 – Awards Night: Pawluk Lifetime, Scholarships Ben Slusarchuk, Daria McDonald, Alexandra Lys; Speaker Lubomyr Luciuk

October 24, 2002 – Medical Mercy Canada – Dr. Myron & Mrs. Elaine Semkuley

November 21, 2002 – Lest We Forget, Mewata Armoury – Murray Copot

December 8, 2002 – Ukrainian Christmas Carol Festival (ABVM)

 

2003

January 23, 2003 – Investment Options in 2003 – Terry Lys & guest financial planner

February 20, 2003 – ‘My Mother’s Village’ – with producer George Melnyk & director John Paskievich

April 10, 2003 – Pysanka Passion (workshop) – Nadya Chornenky & Andriy Ilnycky

May 2, 2003 – Dr. Lawrence Mysak, Mcgill University – Scientific exchange with Ukraine and his travels there

June 19, 2003 – AGM & Kovbasa Contest

September 25, 2003 – Scholarships & Lifetime Achievement Awards Night; Lifetime: Jean Mekitiak, Speaker – Maria Lizak – Youth and Ukraiian Identity

October 23, 2003 – Wine & Cheese

November 13, 2003 – How Ukrainian Culture Has Influenced Popular Culture – Dr. Dennis Hlynka

December – Carol Festival

 

2004

March 2004 – Myrna Kostash re: Cooperative venture with U of C

April 25, 2004 – Stalin/Hitler video

May 27, 2004 – AGM & Election (President elected – David Repetowsky)

June 4, 2004 – Fish Fry & Lobster Boil