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Welcome to our new look!

Welcome to the new Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota website! We have a fresh new look, but we’re still the same great organization.     We’ve got some cool new features. One of them is our “featured events” slider, that you see at the top of the main page. There, you will typically see four upcoming Czech and Slovak events, either put on by the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center or co-sponsored...

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New Book: Shifting Landscapes in Central Europe

New Book: Shifting Landscapes in Central Europe

The Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota is proud to announce a the publication of a collection of articles by Dr. Josef Mestenhauser! Titled “Shifting Landscapes in Central Europe: The Czech and Slovak Republics and their Relations with the United States of America”, it’s available in print or digitally. Find it in our...

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Top December & January News Items in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Top December & January News Items in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Part of our duty as a cultural center is to keep our members current not only on events within the United States, but also of ongoing developments abroad. This feature, highlighting “what’s new” in the Slovak and Czech Republics, is an ongoing monthly compilation of Slovak and Czech news items. They are complied by Anthony Temperamente, a Minnesota transplant living in Prague, in collaboration with his wife. Here are...

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Happy New Year from the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota (CSCC)!

Happy New Year from the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota (CSCC)!

On behalf of the Board of the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota (CSCC), I would like to wish everyone peace, success and happiness in the New Year. The Czech and Slovak Republics have witnessed many important and interesting events this past year, including the Czech Presidential elections and the beautiful Slovak city of Košice being designated as the European Capital of Culture of 2013.  In the CSCC, we strive to bring...

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Top November News Items in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Czech Republic Koruna Dives as Czech Central Bank Intervenes Firms in ČR welcome ČNB’s interventions as they may create jobs Concerns over influence grow as ANO boss Babiš eyes broadcast media outlets Prague has most expensive retail street in CEE Some 7,000 Czech children suffer from “old people’ diabetes” Czechs ink deal with US space tourism firm Poll: Fewer Czechs proud of their citizenship Slovakia Outcry as...

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Top October News Items in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Czech Republic Czech general elections yield no obvious coalition Legendary lyricist and songwriter Zdeněk Rytíř dies at 69 Close to a million Czechs threatened by poverty World Bank: Conditions for doing business in Czech Rep worsen Amazon sets eyes on Czech Republic Pop music icon Gott to appear on gold, silver medals Czech floating finger sends president message Slovakia Slovaks part of Nobel Peace Prize Roma fear vote buying 2014:...

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Top September News Items in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

Czech Republic Czech govt expects higher growth, will raise 2014 budget revenues Police escort fugitive fraudster from USA back to ČR Students launch campaign to end dubbing of foreign TV programmes Gov’t wants state to pay more in compulsory health insurance MfD: Third of doctors suffer from burnout Executive education in the new normal   Slovakia FinMin Improves GDP Growth Outlook for 2013 Schools to receive little in funding...

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