Around the Twin Cities
Imperial Porcelain Easter Eggs at the Museum of Russian Art
The Museum of Russian Art in Minneapolis is currently hosting an exhibit of Imperial porcelain Easter eggs, through September. The exhibit includes about 70 presentation Easter eggs featuring Russian orthodox saints, Imperial monograms, traditional Russian geometric patterns, ornate floral designs, and more; these beautifully painted porcelain eggs were produced at the Imperial Porcelain Factory in St Petersburg during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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April 19: Centenary of the Armenian Genocide
The community at St Sahag Armenian Church has invited all the faithful of MEOCCA to join in prayer commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide. The service will be hosted by the Cathedral of St Paul.
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May 15: FOCUS Spring Fundraiser - Save the Date!
Mark your calendars! FOCUS Minnesota will hold its festive spring fundraiser on May 15. This is a very important year for us, with the mobile clinic slated to launch this summer. We need your support -- please make plans to come and hear about our dedicated outreach to those living in poverty in our community.
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