Our Annual Golf Tournament takes place on Sep 15

We look forward to hosting our annual golf tournament on Sunday, September 15th, 2024 at Country Meadows Golf Course located in Richmond followed by dinner at our Society hall. The golf tournament is a Texas scramble format. The cost per golfer is $75 which includes the golf fee and dinner. We promise lots of great door prizes. For more information and to register, email us at ivanfranko.ca

Our Next Friday Night Supper is September 20th

There are no Friday Night Suppers during the summer months of July and August.   We will resume Friday Night Suppers in September and throughout the fall.  Please mark your calendars with the following dates: September 20th, October 18th, and November 15th.  Friday Night Suppers are served between 4:00 pm and 6:30 pm as dine in or take out.   See you in September!

Weekly Saturday Food Sales

Our Saturday Sales regularly offer perogies (varenyky), cabbage rolls (holubtsi), borscht and Ukrainian sausage. Saturday Sales are open every Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at 5311 Francis Road in Richmond.

Products available are:

  • Perogies (varenyky):
    • Potato & Cheddar Cheese – $7/dozen
    • Sauerkraut – $9/dozen
    • Cottage cheese, potato with dill – $9/dozen
  • Cabbage Rolls (holubtsi)
    • Rice and Bacon – $10.00 per dozen
    • Ground Beef and Rice – $20.00 per dozen, $10.00 per half dozen
    • Vegetarian – $10.00 per dozen
  • Ukrainian Sausage (delicious on the barbecue) – $11/ring
  • Borscht – $6 per 500ml
  • Beet Relish (horseradish & beets)- $6
  • Honey cake (Medivnyk) – $15

NEW ITEM! – We are now selling honey cake (medivnyk) every Saturday.

** Please bring your own carry bag for your order. **

Movie: Those Who Stayed

A Ukrainian 6-episode mini-series based on true stories about people in Kyiv at the very beginning of the full-scale invasion in February 2022. To view the trailer of Those Who Stayed, click HERE. To access the movie, click on the following link: https://gem.cbc.ca/those-who-stayed or it can be seen on Netflix.

Online Beginner Ukrainian Language Classes for Teens (13 to 17 year olds)

We are very pleased to offer a weekly online Zoom conversational Ukrainian class for teens.

  • When: On a weekday evening (the night of the week will be determined by the instructor and students enrolled); each class will be one hour.
  • Cost: Approximately $12 to $15 per class per student.
  • Instructor: Alla Dudka has extensive experience and expertise.

For more information, email us at info@ivanfranko.ca. Please indicate in your email that you are inquiring about the teen class.

Adult Ukrainian Language Classes

Option 1: Beginner Ukrainian classes for adults via Zoom.  This class is for those with very limited or no understanding of the Ukrainian language.  The class will be an hour per week.  The evening of the week (day and time) to be determined based on instructor and student schedules.  

Option 2: This class will now be at an Advanced Beginner level. A great level for those who have some understanding of Ukrainian but are feeling rusty with their speaking skills. This class meets on Thursday evenings via Zoom from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

There is a fee for both classes. If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity to learn conversational Ukrainian, email us at info@ivanfranko.ca. Please indicate the option you are interested in.