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August 02

Saturday
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.

August 09

Saturday
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.

August 13

Wednesday
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration
11:00 AM
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Join us for a free demonstration of this beautiful craft.
ExperTEAS: Czech Glass and Garnets
1:00 PM
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall
How is Czech glass made? What do garnets represent? Learn the history behind the making and use of these popular keepsakes while enjoying tea, coffee, and treats.

August 14

Thursday
Witness to the Revolution (New York)
Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, the NCSML has found a unique way to tell the story of the Communists' departure from Czechoslovakia.

August 15

Friday
Witness to the Revolution (New York)
Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, the NCSML has found a unique way to tell the story of the Communists' departure from Czechoslovakia.

August 16

Saturday
The Finder's Daughter (Chicago)
Western Springs Theatre
Join us for a spectacular original play that's based on real-life accounts from the NCSML Oral History Program.
Witness to the Revolution (New York)
Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, the NCSML has found a unique way to tell the story of the Communists' departure from Czechoslovakia.
Sound Czech: Exploring Phonograph Records from the Collection
1:00 PM
Skala Bartizal Library
Hear examples of Czech and Slovak music from the library's extensive phonograph record collection,and learn how the American market for such music differed from the demand in Europe.

August 17

Sunday
Witness to the Revolution (New York)
Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, the NCSML has found a unique way to tell the story of the Communists' departure from Czechoslovakia.

August 18

Monday
Witness to the Revolution (New York)
Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association
2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, the NCSML has found a unique way to tell the story of the Communists' departure from Czechoslovakia.

August 21

Thursday
Walking Tour of Historic Czech Village
6:00 PM
Rozek Grand Hall
Take a walking tour of Czech Village and learn the fascinating history behind this neighborhood.