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President: Arlene Dremak Gardiner
Recording Secretary : Ken Cuprisin           
Facebook &  Blog Tom Sedor   
Music John Sutko
Rusyn Market Carleen Villasenor
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  • Rusyn New Year Potluck      (January) 


  • Carpatho-Rusyn Christmas Tree Display     (December)   
  • The Quest for Identity Among Carpatho-Rusyns  (October)
  • "We Are All Warhol's Children"    (April)
  • Rusyn New Year Potluck (January)


  • Carpatho Rusyn Christmas Tree Display   (December)   
  • Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (Film) (October)
  • Lake Michigan Chapter Fifth Anniversary Dinner    (April)
  • Rusyn New Year Potluck (January)


  • Carpatho Rusyn Christmas Tree Display (December)   
  • Carpatho-Rusyn Society Future Directions (October)
  • Wonder What it's Like to Take a Trip to the Old Country? (May)
  • Rusyn New Year Potluck (January)

  • 2013
  • A Visit with St. Nicholas (January)
  • Iconography Presentation (April)
  • Who are these People from the Carpathians? Rusyns, Russians, Slovaks, Ukrainians

  • 2012
  • Rusyn New Year Potluck (January)
  • Pysanky Workshop (March)
  • Ukranian Village Walking Tour and "Urban Picnic" (June)
  • Looking for your Rusyn Roots? (September)
  • Rusyn Folk Customs (November)

  • 2011
  • Rusyn New Year Pot-Luck (January)
  • Pysanky Workshop (March)
  • Looking for your Rusyn Roots? (August)
  • Celebrating over a Century of Rusyns in NW Indiana (October)

  • 2010
  • Who are the Rusyns?/John Righetti (June)
  • The Linden and the Oak/Mark Wansa (October)
  • Chapter Formation Meeting - Polish Museum in Chicago (March)