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July 09

Wednesday
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration
11:00 AM
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Join us for a free demonstration of this beautiful craft.
ExperTEAS: Traditions from Birth to Death
1:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Learn about the traditions surrounding birth, christening, name days, death, and more while enjoying tea, coffee, and treats.

July 12

Saturday
40th Anniversary Celebration
9:30 AM
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Help us celebrate 40 years of preserving Czech and Slovak culture! Free admission to the museum all day, plus free family activities and a free outdoor concert by William Elliott Whitmore in the evening.
Straw Appliqué Egg Decorating Workshop
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Decorate eggs using pieces of golden straw to create one-of-a-kind designs. Suitable for beginners.
Music @ the Museum: William Elliott Whitmore
7:00 PM
Rockwell Collins Amphitheater
Popular singer/songwriter William Elliott Whitmore will play a FREE outdoor concert as part of the NCSML's 40th Anniversary Celebration.

July 14

Monday
Fun with Folk Art! NCSML Summer Camp
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Explore Czech and Slovak folk arts in this hands-on day camp for kids K-8!

July 15

Tuesday
Fun with Folk Art! NCSML Summer Camp
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Explore Czech and Slovak folk arts in this hands-on day camp for kids K-8!

July 16

Wednesday
Fun with Folk Art! NCSML Summer Camp
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Explore Czech and Slovak folk arts in this hands-on day camp for kids K-8!

July 17

Thursday
Fun with Folk Art! NCSML Summer Camp
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Explore Czech and Slovak folk arts in this hands-on day camp for kids K-8!
Walking Tour of Historic New Bohemia
6:00 PM
Rozek Grand Hall
Take a walking tour of New Bohemia and learn the fascinating history behind this neighborhood.

July 18

Friday
Admission Special: Kids' Weekend
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Free admission for kids 18 and under all weekend!
Fun with Folk Art! NCSML Summer Camp
1:00 PM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Explore Czech and Slovak folk arts in this hands-on day camp for kids K-8!

July 19

Saturday
Admission Special: Kids' Weekend
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Free admission for kids 18 and under all weekend!
Everything Blue: Creating Delft Eggs and Paper Art
9:00 AM
Alliant Energy Classroom
Decorate dazzling Delft eggs, use blue ink to create fun note cards, and learn to make blue batik paper art. Suitable for beginners.

July 20

Sunday
Admission Special: Kids' Weekend
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Free admission for kids 18 and under all weekend!

July 24

Thursday

July 25

Friday
Music @ the Museum: An Evening with Emil Viklický and Special Guest Scott Robinson
7:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Enjoy an evening of Moravian jazz with this renowned pianist and composer. American jazz musician Scott Robinson will accompany on saxophone.

July 26

Saturday
Voices of Vision
Sokol Greater Cleveland
Voices of Visions traveling exhibit will be on display.

Almost a century ago, the remarkable partnership of a Czechoslovak patriot and a visionary American president set the stage for the first western-style democracy in Central Europe.
Curator Guided Tour of 'Celebration! Rituals and Revelry of Life'
1:00 PM
Petrik Gallery
Join NCSML Curator Stefanie Kohn for an in-depth look at this exhibit from the National Museum in Prague.

July 27

Sunday
Voices of Vision
Sokol Greater Cleveland
Voices of Visions traveling exhibit will be on display.

Almost a century ago, the remarkable partnership of a Czechoslovak patriot and a visionary American president set the stage for the first western-style democracy in Central Europe.
SOLD OUT: Time For Tea (presented by the Guild of the NCSML)
2:00 PM
NCSML
Join the Museum Guild of the NCSML for food, tea and a special program by Naomi Yates.

July 28

Monday
Music @ the Museum: Apple Train
7:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Experience the beauty of Janáček, Moravian poetry, and interpretive dance all rolled into one evening. Features pianist Timothy Cheek, D.M.A., soprano Laurie Lashbrook, and dancers Bohuslava Jelínková and Timothy Joseph Cheek.