Mother Language Day
SATURDAY, 26 FEBRUARY 2022 FROM 15:00-17:00
The Anglo-Belarusian Society cordially invites its members and friends to the Mother Language Day celebration at Church of St Cyril of Turau and all the Patron Saints of Belarusian People,
Marian House, Holden Ave, London N12 8HY
with poetry readings. Our annual Mother Language Day celebration will be organised with the participation of the Francis Skaryna Belarusian Library and Museum.
The event was inaugurated by the late Vera Rich to mark UNESCO Mother Language Day and involves poetry reading in all languages, particularly Belarusian and English.
Read your favourite poem – works of modern poets or old favourites of your choice in Belarusian, English, Scots, Catalan, Finnish etc (no need to learn by heart!). Children are very welcome to participate.
Zoom Meeting details for those joining remotely: https://ucl.zoom.us/j/5074683257
Meeting ID: 507 468 3257
The readings will start at 2pm and will be followed by the service at 5:30pm, refreshments afterwards will be served if COVID regulations permit.
The suggested minimum donation for ABS members – £5, for non-members – £10 (cash only).