Painting credits: Polenov, Vasily. Moscow Patio. 1878. Oil on canvas. Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.

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Programs for Adults


Russian folk ensemble, performing Russian folk songs, dances, and recreating ancient rituals and traditions. To become a member one does not need to have experience, language skills, or special talents – just the desire to learn. RCC members enjoy free training, shoes and costume rental.

Non-members fee is $25 per class.


Discussion club for Russian-speakers. Please check our calendar for dates and information


Making kokoshniks – making Russian traditional headdresses.

Russian ritual dolls – making Russian ritual cloth or yarn dolls.

Russian folk medicine – traditional remedies

Russian cuisinepierozhki (filled pastries), zakuski (appetizers), bliny (Russian pancakes), historical dishes.

Lectures and Presentations

Given at request. Check the calendar for upcoming events open to the public.

Requests for specific topics are accepted. ˆ