The Friends are looking for cooks for our the summer season! We welcome your application!
The Friends of the Ukrainian Village Society is proud to announce the opening of Kalyna Kitchen at the Ukrainian Village ~ the heart of our new, improved food services program. We hired a highly-regarded chef – Cory Rakowski – to create menus that provides a fresh take on traditional Ukrainian Canadian cuisine and to lead our team of cooks. Check out our menus (including brunch on Saturdays and Sunday) and retail items!
Congratulations to the all the members of the Friends of the Ukrainian Village Board of Directors who were elected at the 33rd Annual General Meeting. We are still looking for a secretary for the Society and encourage members to apply.
Join the Friends of the Ukrainian Village Society! Your membership allows us to support the completion of the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village and to provide essential services at the Village (food services, museum shop, summer programs for children).
Membership gives you free admission to UCHV plus a 50% discount on admission to most Alberta Museums and Provincial Historic Sites.
Other benefits include discounts on programs, subscriptions to Society newsletters and publications, attendance and voting rights at the Annual General Meeting and the opportunity to contribute as a Board Member or member of a Standing Committee.
The Board of Directors of the Friends of the Ukrainian Village Society has developed a new committee structure to better meet the needs of the Society both in this current period and for the future. Our hope is that this structure will allow the Friends’ Society to grow and be better equipped to address the opportunities and challenges of the Society and the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village.
All members are invited and strongly encouraged to apply to serve on a standing committee that best reflects their skills and interests. If you know of someone who would make an excellent member of a committee – please encourage them to apply. Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest along with their resume that lists their skills and achievements which correspond with the committee they wish to serve on. In order to serve on a committee, individuals must be members of the Society. You can become a member by applying online through our website or by calling our office.
All applications should be sent to:
Chrystia Chomiak, Executive Director
8820-112 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 2P8
Deadline for applications is 13 November 2016. All applications will be reviewed by the Board of Directors and interviews scheduled for the later part of November. All applicants will be contacted.
standing-committees-newsletter-oct-2016 gives greater detail about each committee and its terms of reference.