Monthly Archives April 2014

Apr 23, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

Canadian-Made Opera Goes UNDERGROUND

Edmonton, AB (April 23, 2014) All the world’s a stage….and Mercury Opera is using every inch of it! The fiercely passionate, uncompromisingly intrepid Daria Parada, Artistic Director of Edmonton’s Mercury Opera, will deliver more than an earful when she brings the voices of 104 Underground:  An Operascape to the Living

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Apr 22, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

City TV Covers SJI’s Build-A-Basket Event

St John’s Institute welcomed CityTV on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014 for our Build-A-Basket workshop. The crew captured the sights and sounds (but couldn’t quite capture the smells!) of our guests making Paska and Pysanky among other traditional Easter foods. The clip was aired on Breakfast Television on Easter Monday

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Apr 17, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

SJI’s “Build-a-Basket” builds appetites, excitement, and community!

On Sunday, April 13, St. John’s Institute’s Living Gallery was filled with the sights, sounds and smells of everything Easter: that most blessed and Holy celebration of the traditional Orthodox feast day:  the flickering candles, the musky-sweet beeswax and the glorious wafts of fresh bread baking made this oft-used gathering

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Apr 09, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

SJI Co-Hosts the 2nd Edmonton Editorial CEMA Meeting

SJI was pleased to co-sponsor the 2nd Edmonton Editorial Meeting of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association (CEMA) on Wednesday, April 2.  Open to the public, but specifically geared towards representatives, writers and hosts of local ethnic media – print, television, radio and social – the meeting brought together media representatives

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Apr 02, 2014 | Post by: St. John's Institute No Comments

Welcome, Jen: SJI’s new Promotions and Events Coordinator

SJI welcomes Jennifer Rush as our new Promotions and Events Coordinator! Jen’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta with a major in Evolutionary Biology.  Her experience with broadband television, the publishing industry, intercultural education, and administration across numerous fields including health care and student

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