Solnechniy Krug @ the Y

For Russian-speaking families, but all are welcome!

With the generous support of The Genesis Philanthropy Group and guidance of The Jewish Federations of North America, Solnechniy Krug @ the Y is back!

If you want to maintain the Russian language within your family and share your warm memories, family customs, and traditions with your children, while creating new ones — this program is for you!

Watch this video made by the Jewish Education Project highlighting our work:

By continuing the exploration of our established Little Avant-Gardes curriculum, we will introduce new names of contemporary Jewish artists. Thanks to our talented educators, we will further experiment with new artists and artistic techniques.

Please join us as we celebrate Jewish holidays, visit new exhibits at various art museum, explore new art at our ARTery (Art Fairs) at the Y in person and virtually. Stay safe and healthy, and please stay in touch with us!

Program Director

Yevgeniya Lopatnyk
Jewish Educator, Solnechniy Krug

Past Events

Spring ARTery: Remembrance
When: Saturday, April 17, 2021

Visit the MoMa
When: Saturday, May 22, 2021

Family Picnic and Sing Along
Saturday, June 12, 2021

For more information, contact Yevgeniya Lopatnyk

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