Russian Folk Dance Group Samovar to Perform at Friends Sudbury Afternoon Program
On Sunday, February 2, 2020, the Friends of the Goodnow Library will host
the Russian Folk Group Samovar as part of their Sunday Afternoons at
Goodnow Cultural Series. Samovar provides a family-friendly performance.
Their repertoire brings joy through Russian folk dances and music.
Accompanied by Russian folk songs and popular melodies, the dances
allow audiences to better understand the soul, life, traditions and culture of
The Russian Folk Group Samovar was organized in January 2013, when
several enthusiastic Russian families gathered together to sing Russian
folk songs and learn traditional circle dances. Today the folk group offers a
variety of opportunities to engage community members of all ages, and
abilities who are interested in Russian traditional folk art. The Russian Folk
Group Samovar has participated in multiple cultural festivals, community
celebrations, and fundraising events:
The program will be held at 3 PM in the Community Meeting Room of the
Goodnow Library, 21 Concord Road, Sudbury. This program is free and
open to the public.
EVENTS WITH FRIENDS
In addition to sponsoring library programs (see the list at the bottom of this page for examples), the Friends run our own cultural, fundraising, and other events for community members.
Friends events include our Annual Book and Bake sale, our summer book sale, Cooking with Friends, Trivia Night, special Friends and Supporters events, and more.
Friends events enliven our community and raise funds for vital library programs. We invite you to join us!