Received from the Scotland Russia Forum.
Russian community in Glasgow: Children's party 14 Jan
A children’s party marking the Orthodox Christmas and the Old New Year
(according to the Julian calendar) will take place at 2pm on Saturday 14 January
in the halls of Anderston-Kelvingrove Church, 759 Argyle Street (at Elderslie Street),
Glasgow G3 8DS.
Everyone is welcome.
There is no fee for attending, but donations are welcome.
Futher information: [removed]
RUSSIAN CONCERT AND COMMUNITY EVENING: 19 JAN
The Russian Cultural Centre in association with St. David’s Church of Scotland
presents a Concert and Community Evening
at St. David’s Church of Scotland, 66 Boreland Drive,
KNIGHTSWOOD (near Knightswood Golf Course)
From City Centre – bus 44, 9, or 42a
on Thursday 19th January 2006
Concert starts at 7:30pm and will be followed by Russian tea, cakes and pastries.
For more information call Russian Cultural Centre: 0141 553 0733
Admission is Free
Dear Friends/Dorogie Druz'ya!
The Cambridge Russian-Speaking Society (CamRuSS) is delighted to invite you to a unique and unprecedented "Weekend with Pasternak" (organised in collaboration with the UK Shostakovich Society), with a very special guest, EVGENY PASTERNAK, the poet's son and a leading authority on his father's life and work, who is now 82 and is coming especially from Moscow!
Please see below for details
With best wishes,
Chair of CamRuSS,
Tel. (01954) 211841
"A weekend with Pasternak" 21-22 January
21st January 2006, Saturday, 7pm
7pm: "Music in the Life of Pasternak: Shostakovich, Skryabin and Yudina."
Pre-concert talk by Evgeny Pasternak (in Russian, with English translation)
8pm: Music by Skryabin and Shostakovich.
9pm: "Pasternak and Music", a talk by Professor Angela Livingstone.
9.30pm: Music by Pasternak.
Venue: The Auditorium, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge. Pianist: Marina Primachenko.
22nd January 2006, Sunday, 7pm
A talk by Evgeny Pasternak (in Russian), with an opportunity to ask questions.
Venue: The Lecture Theatre, Scott Polar Research Institute, Lensfield Rd, Cambridge.
Social reception after each event.
Tickets (on the door only):
– Saturday: £10, concessions £5 (incl. members of either Society)
– Sunday: £5 (£3)
– Combined ticket for both days: £12 (£7)