Calendar of Events


September 2014 - Anniversary of the Czech Center Opening
"Ten Year -Ten Million" Growing an Endowment for Perpetuity for future generations. A Museum to connect People to Heritage, History and the World. Celebrating the Opening of the Czech Center Museum Houston September 1, 2004 to the World, in the Museum District with special event to be announced. By invitation only.

 

Poetry Reading with Sylva Fischerová - October 3, 2014 at 5:00pm
Sylva Fischerová, one of the most formidable Czech poets of her generation, is coming to the Czech Center Museum Houston for a poetry reading. This event is part of our Ten Years – Ten Million Celebration program. Fischerová will be promoting a new collection of her poems in translation, Stomach of the Soul.

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Czech Oktoberfest, National Czech Slovak Day Democracy (October 28, 1918) First Republic.
RSVP to: 713.528.2060 or czech@czechcenter.org for more info.

 

Czech Buttons Presentation - November 1, 2014 at 10:00am
Did you know that Czechoslovakians made and manufactured wonderful buttons? Did you know that the Czechs brought the pearl button business to America? Have you heard of Moonglows? Come hear Carolyn Hubenak talk about the history of the button industry in Czechoslovakia and how the Czechs brought this craft – and art – to America. Examples of Czech buttons will be displayed.

 

Appearing Soon! Inquire for the November, 2014 Event
Tom Rowan, NASA Scientist/Engineer presents STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math - Fun to learn for 9 to 12 year olds.

 

November 2014 – Date to be announced
Register to be Notified - Coming Soon! Join the Festivities! 7:30pm. Prague Hall. The Apollo Chamber Players and European Folkscapes.

 

Annual Gala. Date to be announced.

 

Monday November 17, 2014
Remembering the Velvet Revolution End of Communism in Czechoslovakia in 1989 leading eventually to second Republic 1992. RSVP to: 713.528.2060 or czech@czechcenter.org for more info.

 

December 2014
Saint Nicholas Eve Celebration with the Bishop, Angel, and Devil, A Holiday Dinner for friends, families, and children. RSVP to: 713.528.2060 or czech@czechcenter.org for more info.