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November 01

NCSML Museum Guild Monthly Meeting
9:00 AM
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Enjoy coffee, meet new friends, and learn about the Museum Guild of the NCSML.

November 08

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.

November 11

National Lecture Series: Slovakia’s Post-Communist Journey in a Shifting Europe
7:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Since the Velvet Revolution, Slovakia has worked hard to overcome the communist legacy and become a modern state. Now crises in Central Europe could challenge the stability of democracy in Slovakia. Dr. Pavol Demes will speak on Slovak contemporary foreign policy as it relates to the increasingly east-facing trends.

November 12

Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration
11:00 AM
Rozek Grand Hall
Join us for a free demonstration of this beautiful craft.

November 13

SOLD OUT - Czech & Slovak Fall Dinner, Presented by the NCSML Guild
5:30 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
This event is SOLD OUT! Thank you for your interest!

November 15

Adventure Storytime in the Library
10:00 AM
Skala Bartizal Library
Listen to 'The Three Golden Keys' by Peter Sís, then do a craft related to the book.

November 20

Member & Volunteer Appreciation Night in the Museum Store
4:00 PM
Museum Store
A special holiday kick-off for our members and volunteers.
Tradition Lives on in Slovakia
7:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Author Toni Brendel describes how traditional culture is being preserved in Slovakia today.

November 30

Music @ the Museum: Dvořák on Dvořák
2:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
Hear a selection of pieces by Czech composer Antonín Dvořák during this exclusive concert featuring Orchestra Iowa's Music Director, Timothy Hankewich,and members of the Orchestra Iowa Chamber Players.