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Bus Trip to Wooster, OH for Ohio Light Opera!

The Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society is again sponsoring a bus trip to Wooster, OH.  We will be seeing the Ohio Light Opera‘s matinee performance of The Little King, with music written by Emmerich Kalman, on Sunday, July 27th. This 1912 operetta was inspired by the love affair of famed French singer/actress Gaby Deslys and Portugal’s […]

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Volunteer Lunch

On May 21, the Museum held its annual Volunteer Appreciation lunch. Thirty-two volunteers gathered at the Museum to enjoy good food and good company, as well as a good game of Magyar Trivia.

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The Art of Easter Egg Decorating, March, 2010

On Saturday March 27, 2010, beginning at 2:00 pm, the Museum hosted a seasonal program: “The Art of the Easter Egg”. The presenters were Tini Halácsy and Magda Temesváry   Magda Temesváry, folk artist and ethnographer, spoke on the symbolism of the decorative motifs found on Hungarian Easter eggs, and then our guests were able […]

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2009 Children’s Program

On Saturday, December 12, 2009, the Museum welcomed its young guests for a  program designed  for children: “Getting to Know Hungary.” Children ages 5-11 were among our visitors, with older and younger siblings invited to tag along. The Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society sponsored a Children’s Christmas Program on Saturday, December 12. for children from ages 5-11 […]

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Christmas Holiday Customs and Famous Hungarians!

Saturday, December 10-th, 2011: Children’s Program at the MUSEUM: THEME: Christmas Holiday Customs and Famous Hungarians! In addition to holiday customs, traditional holiday crafts, and seasonal cookies, children had the opportunity to learn about some famous and important Hungarians and their contributions: greats such as József Dobos, László Bíró, Ernõ Rubik…lot’s of hands-on activities! Many […]

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Gergely Bogányi: Liszt piano recital

Thursday evening, November 3rd, 2011: Liszt piano recital, Cleveland Institute of Music, featuring internationally known Hungarian pianist Gergely Bogányi, recipient of the Kossuth prize, Hungary’s highest artistic honor. Gergely Bogányi, who hails from a musical family, is one of the youngest ever pianists to have won the Kossuth Prize. He was born in 1974 in […]

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Pál Schmitt President of Hungary, Historic First Visit to Cleveland

Pál Schmitt President of Hungary (2010-2012) Historic First Visit to Cleveland & to the Hungarian Heritage Museum Pál Schmitt, President of the Republic of Hungary (2010-2012), visited Cleveland , Ohio, home of the largest Hungarian community in the U.S., over the weekend of September 17-18, 2011. Among his various appearances, activities, and presentations, President Schmitt and his […]

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Hungarian Baseball Night

CLASS A AFFILIATE OF THE CLEVELAND INDIANS 2010 Midwest League Champions! For more information contact: Andrew Grover, Senior Ticket Sales Account Executive and On-Field Host Lake County Captains Professional Baseball Club 35300 Vine Street Eastlake, Ohio 44095-3142 Phone- 440.954.WINS (9467) or 440.975.8085 X 136 FAX – 440.975.8958 E-mail – On behalf of the Cleveland […]

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