Spirits Of Russia

Closing Reception
June 27, 6pm – 10pm
Copacabana Club
560 West 34th Street
New York, NY
Admission: $100 (limited availability, advance purchase only). Call 212-687-6118 for details.

The closing event of the 5th Annual Russian Heritage Month®, celebrating the best in Russian Cuisine, Drinks and Entertainment. Guests will have a great opportunity to sample authentic Russian foods, beers, wines & vodkas.

“Dr. Aj Bolit” Ballet Extravaganza

Ballet Performance
June 24, 2pm
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Admission: Call 718-812-4391 for details

Leonid Farber’s children’s ballet school presents one of its most popular children performances “Dr. Aj Bolit”.

Russian Heritage Day in Staten Island

Community Event
June 24, 12pm – 5pm
Snug Harbor Cultural Center
1000 Richmond Terrace
Staten Island, NY 10301
Free Admission. Call 212-687-6118 for details

Festivities will include community crafts and a variety of ethnic foods. Presentation by local artists and “Bisquit” Circus show with puppets.

Health Career Fair

June 19, 4pm – 7pm
National Restaurant
273 Brighton Beach Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Admission: Call 212-687-6118 for details

The Community Health Career Fair, presented in cooperation with FEGS, will educate and expose the Russian-American Community of New York about numerous diverse opportunities in the healthcare industry. For many it is a unique opportunity to meet some prospective employees on-site.

Health Fair

June 17, 12pm – 4pm
The Educational Center for Russian Jewry
98-12 66th Avenue
Rego Park, NY 11374
Admission: Call 212-687-6118 for details

Leading hospitals, medical centers and doctors will offer free testing, screenings and consultations. Full afternoon of performances and showcases by community schools and performance groups.

A Night Of Opera

Musical Performance
June 16, 8:30pm
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
881 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Admission: By Invitation Only

Sensational opera Diva Nurzhamal Usenbayeva appears in New York for one performance only.

Community Health & Sports Fair

The Annual Community Festival
June 10, 11 am – 6 pm
Asser Levy/Seaside Park
West 5th Street, Brooklyn
Free Admission

Leading NYC’s hospitals will offer free testing and screenings such as diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure and others. Various speakers, free consultations with leading community doctors and other healthcare providers. Full day of performances and showcases by community sports schools and athletic leagues, celebrating a full day of Health and Sports. Special appearance by the “Bisquit” Circus with puppets. Celebrated guests performers – Ludmila Senchina and Mikhail Gulko.

Jewish Dancing Under The Stars

Community Event
June 9, 8:30pm – 10:00pm
Shorefront Y
3300 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Admission: Call 718-646-1444 for details

Live band, beautiful music and lots of fun! All are welcome.

5th Annual Together in New York® Festival

The Annual Community Festival
June 3, 11 am – 5 pm
Asser Levy/Seaside Park
West 5th Street, Brooklyn
Free Admission
Featured artist: Mikhail Belomlinsky

The Annual Community Festival will present a host of spectacular events, full day of free performances by the best Russian youth groups (ballet, circus, ballroom dancing, music and much more!).  New American artists and artisans will demonstrate their arts and crafts. Visitors will be able to sample delicious ethnic foods.


Contemporary Art Exhibit
June 1 – June 30 (Mon. – Fri.)
Citigroup Center
153 East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022
Free Admission

Acclaimed artist and journalist Nina Vishneva presents her unique MetroDress collection, entirely made from MetroCards.

“Street Musicians and Faces of the Community”

Photo Exhibit of Anatoly Iasenik
June 1 – June 30
Globe Institute of Technology
291 Broadway
New York, NY 10007
Free Admission. Call 212-349-4330 x 1624 for viewing hours