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Celebrate Maslenitsa, Russian Mardi Gras

Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Tappan Square Oberlin, OH 44074

Celebrate Maslenitsa, Russian Mardi Gras

Celebrate Maslenitsa, Russian Mardi Gras, with us!

Russian Maslenitsa is the holiday that celebrates the pre-Lenten season before the traditional 40-day fast begins. The event will offer the Oberlin community a taste of Russian cultural tradition to mark the end of winter, and  play traditional Maslenitsa games. Feel free to wear any costumes and masks to the event.

 

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Event Type

Food & Festivities

Department

Academic, Russian

Tags

international

Cost

N/A

Contact Person

Maia Solovieva, Lecturer, Faculty-in-Residence

Contact Phone Number

803-466-7285

Contact Email Address

Maia.Solovieva@oberlin.edu

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