XII Alexander Ball in Toronto

October 23, 2019

The unique XIII Alexander Ball, dedicated to the era of Soviet cinema, was held in Toronto on October 19, 2019! This is a project of the Russian Congress of Canada and the “Svetoch” Association of Slavic Culture with the support of the Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Reserve in Pushkino, Russia. This ball is associated with the Alexander Palace-Museum-Reserve in Tsarskoye Selo near St. Petersburg, whose representatives are guests of the…


All together on Canada Day July 1, 2019

July 2, 2019

On July 1, the Russian Congress of Canada hosted Canada Day celebrations in Toronto’s North York’s main park Earl Bales park. The holiday turned out to be colorful, varied, cheerful, cozy and warm. And the celebration and cake were free for everyone. Thanks to the City Councilor of North York, James Pasternak, for supporting the celebration. Thank you for participating in the concert “Khutorok” ensemble, a dance group “Amaranth”, a…


We celebrate March 8 to the songs of Claudia Shulzhenko

March 10, 2019

Celebrate International Women’s Day March 8! It was both a fun holiday with songs and dances and a theme evening. The famous singer from Montreal, Antonina Levin, brought to Toronto a wonderful program dedicated to the work of the great Soviet woman and singer – Claudia Shulzhenko. The evening was held in the restaurant “Arbat”


XII Alexander Ball in Toronto

October 24, 2018

    The unique XII Alexander Ball solemnly took place in Toronto on October 19, 2018. The Russian Congress of Canada and the Svetoch Association of Slavic Culture with the huge support of the Tsarskoye Selo State Museum-Reserve of Pushkin, Russia organized this ball for the second time in Toronto. Previously, the Alexander Ball had been held in Montreal for 10 years. The banquet hall “Elite Grande” hospitably welcomes guests…


Candle of Memory, June 21, 2018

DAY OF MEMORY AND GRIEF – FIRST DAY OF THE GREAT PATRIOTIC WAR. The Association of Veterans of the Great Patriotic War in Canada, as well as a number of organizations and enthusiasts, held a “Candle of Memory” event at the Memorial of Glory, located on the Slavic Farm. On June 22, 1941 the USSR was invaded and later attacked by Nazi SS Army and the Great Patriotic War against…

June 24, 2018

We celebrate CANADA DAY together!

Russian Congress of Canada celebrated Canada Day at Earl Bales Park, on July 1, 2018. Canada Day! What could be better than to celebrate this wonderful day in Earl Bales Park together as a multinational Canadian family. Happy family holiday! The concert of wonderful song performers, dancers and musicians, the illusionist who amazed everyone with his tricks, interactive dances and games, Cossack fun, athletic performances, Chinese Qi Gong Wellness Gymnastics…

June 5, 2018

Celebrating Victory Day in Toronto!

On May 6, 2018, Earl Bales Park solemnly honoured Great Patriotic War veterans and welcomed all guests to the annual celebration of the Victory Day of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945)! The Immortal Regiment of Canada, accompanied by a Motorized Regiment, marched solemnly along one of the main streets of Russian Toronto directly to the park, joining the parade at the Victory Memorial organized by volunteers…

May 15, 2018

Russia and Russians in Canada: barrier-free environment

January 31, 2018

Toronto On December 12, 2017,  representatives of organizations of Russian compatriots in Canada welcomed a group of Para- athletes from Moscow, Russia to participate in a discussion “Russia and Russians in Canada : barrier-free environment”. The para- athletes came to share their experience with Canadian sports paralympic organizations. In particular, they held several amateur competitions with Canadian athletes at the Ability Center of the Variety Village that helps people with…


Donation to the Alexander Palace State Museum at “Tsarskoe Selo” by the Russian community in Canada

November 20, 2017

October 20, 2107 is marked by a significant event for the entire Russian community of Canada. On this day XI Alexandrovsky Ball , the first joint project of the Russian Congress of Canada and the Slavic Culture Association “Svetoch” with the support of the Tsarskoye Selo State Museum, was held in the city of  Toronto, province of Ontario. The purpose of this event  is to return cultural values ​​to Russia as  expression of our…