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St. George’s Events Center,4667 Applegrove St. NW,44720,North Canton,OH,US

On Sunday, April 30, 2017, His Grace Irinej, bishop of the Eastern Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church, will celebrate the “Slava”  (Patron’s Saint’s Day) of St. George’s Serbian Orthodox Church, North Canton, OH.

The celebration is being hosted by the parish at St. George’s Event Center, and is being coordinated by the parish rector, Priest Aleksa Pavichevich, with the blessing of Bishop Irinej. Proceeds from the Slava will benefit St. Vladimir’s Seminary, the alma mater of both Bishop Irinej and Fr. Aleksa.

The event will begin with a reception at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m., with performances by the Gracinica Folklore Society Dancers and violinists Cornel and Anna Zotta. Both His Grace and Archpriest Chad Hatfield, president of St. Vladimir’s Seminary, will be offering brief remarks during the banquet.

Tickets for the event are priced at $50 for adults, $10 for pre-teens and teens, and $5 for children (10 and under). Sponsorships for the event include banquet tickets and/or program listings, and range in price from $100 to $1,000.

To purchase tickets or become a sponsor, or to ask about banquet seating: contact 330.494.2712, download and send in a sponsorship form, or visit the Seminary’s website for online tickets and sponsorships.

If you have questions about sponsorships, call 914.961.8313 x330 or email RSVP by April 23, 2017

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Sponsor an Alumni Event in your area. Call Matushka Robyn Hatrak at 914.961.8313 x330 or email