The Czech and Slovak Heritage Association (CSHA) was established in 1986 in Baltimore, Maryland. Since then the association has grown into a national organization with ties all over the United States. Although incorporated in Baltimore, the group welcomes members from all over the country.

The Czech and Slovak Heritage Association was created to:

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April 2014


Czech&Slovak Language School     —     Reading     —     Writing     —     Conversation     —     Culture


10am-2pm Sat, Apr 12, 2014
Patronage of the Mother of God
Catholic Church
1260 Stevens Ave,
Baltimore, MD 21227
Voice: 410-247-4936
FAX: 410-247-1545
(Need directions?)

The Patronage of the Mother of God Catholic Church presents a
Slavic Food Festival
Enjoy Homemade Ethnic Food
Holupki, Pirohi, Kielbasi, Potato Pancakes, Koláče, Halušky
or Hot Dogs, Desserts & Beverages.
Peruse the Bake  Table as well as the Ethnic and Religious Articles.





Try this  Recipe.       Photographs by Charles Sinlock.  



3 pm Sun May 4, 2014
in the Parish Center
Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
5200 North Charles Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21210-2023

CSHA — 2nd Quarterly Meeting — Knedlíkovy Fest

The highlight of this meeting will be a demonstration of making Knedliky and tasting of delicacies prepared by Bohemian Catering. After the demonstrations, you may choose to purchase one of three main courses: (1) Beef Goulash with bacon and bread dumplings or (2) Roast pork with bacon and bread dumplings & sauerkraut; or (3) Svickovy (sour beef).
Desserts will include Buchty and Koláčé
Make your reservation — call Margaret at 410-662-6094 or send email to — Public IS Invited. Menu subject to change.)

Parish Center


National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
International Beer Tasting

in Cedar Rapids, IA  —  2nd Fri Oct 10 2014  —  Imbibe Premium Beers  —  Taste Savory Hors D'oeuvres  —  Enjoy Live Music.


  They are looking to expand their repertory as well as their size and invite newcomers, with or without experience, to join. It's a great way to learn! For experienced choristers, it's a splendid opportunity to improve skills. Read more about their activities.

   They rehearse every Monday evening from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at

Cathedral of Mary Our Queen — Undercroft
5200 North Charles Street,
Baltimore, Maryland 21210-2023
Need directions?
Call:   Charles Supik 410-662-6094
or email him at


Czech & Slovak
Language School

      Comenium is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising new generation of Czech and Slovak language speakers in the US — greater Philadelphia region. Our mission is to serve the community via offering quality language and cultural education to the children of Czech and Slovak descent.
      The program of the Czech and Slovak school in Philadelphia is based on a comprehensive approach to learning modern Czech and Slovak language with a curriculum designed for school-aged children. The program incorporates the National Curriculum Standards for Elementary school to effectively educate about the critical aspects of language acquisition, including grammar, reading comprehension, writing skills and oral communication.       Visit their HOME page HERE.


Anna Hand
(Miss Czech Slovak USA 2013-2014)
  Read about Miss Anna Hand.


CzechMate Diary

   The CzMate Diary is Tanja's Blog. It contains short articles about the Czech and Slovak Republics and the Czech-American Community. The snippets are written in both Czech and English. Visit CzechMate Diary. She is a Czech Mom wanting a bilingual daughter — not unlike a student wanting to become bilingual. Tanja's blog offers opportunities to both read and to post Czech or English responses to a growing number of subjects.


Educational Workshops

Three 4-week Workshops will be held during the summer 2014 at Prague Film School designed to provide intensive filmmaking experience. Both beginners and advanced flimmakers are welcome. The workshops inculcate specfic skills and allow all participating students to write, direct, shoot and edit their own film in Prague.

Dvorana The 2014 program offers a Tour of the Czech Republic that includes Czech architecture, history, people plus cuisine; and to enjoy Country and Contra dances during October 4-16.

Summer Czech language courses are available. Summer School Courses are designed for the general public. The course does not assume any previous knowledge of Czech. Courses at different levels (from beginner up to highly advanced) are offered.


Sat Jul 14, 2012
in Czech Village,
Cedar Rapids, IA
Need directions?

Plan to attend the Grand Reopening of the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library. A highlight will be the opening exhibit of Alphonse Maria Mucha Inspirational Art Nouveau, featuring paintings, jewelry, sculpture and lithographs. The exhibit ends on 31 Dec 2012.


4th Sun Oct 26 2014
12:00 noon until 6:00 pm
Baltimore 45 Association, Inc. Hall
(Formerly Tall Cedars Hall)
Corner of Old Harford Road at
2501 Putty Hill Avenue
Parkville, Maryland 21234
Need directions?

Plan to Attend the 2014 CSHA

Admission: TBA
Read more about the festival
Print a few Festival Flyers.    Please pass them on to your friends.
Entertainment by TBA


3:00 pm Sunday December 8, 2013
St. Wenceslaus Church
2111 Ashland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205
(Need directions?)

Czech and Slovak Heritage Singers
Celebrating St. Nicholas Day
Learn about the Svaty Mikulas Tradition and Events in Prague.
Read more about the CSHA Singers
or about the History of St Wenceslaus Church
or about the restoration of the Church's Bells.


  All the content on the internet pages of the Czech and Slovak Heritage Association is of informational nature and not legally binding.
  The CSHA is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

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