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                                                                   X                                                                                                                                  recognition of our EUBP 2007 graduates.                                                meet at the Leo Mol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       June 8, 2007                                   Sculpture Garden at Assiniboine Park. Here we
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     7:00 — 10:00pm,                                  will tour the Sculpture Garden, galleries and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      studio while learning about the remarkable life
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Boarding will take place at 6:00pm,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and works of Leo Mol.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 at the Alexander docks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Afterwards, we will take a break for lunch.
                      Vidpovidi z poperednux zahadok                                                                                     Vidhada= kol.oru                                                                                                             Please bring a paper bag lunch with you to eat
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ticket information will be available soon!                      at the park.
                                              WYKA+CLOVO1                                                                   1.Kolu rozkra`w ananac na polovuny to poba,uw
                                                                                                                            3 qo vcereduni vin                                                                                                                        After lunch, we will head to our next cultural
      P       I       D       H       O       T        O       V       L       [       T           U   N   A   N   A   W                                                                        The boat has a capacity of 200 people. Once tickets are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      location, The Circle of Life Thunderbird House,
                                                                                                                                               JOVTU+                                                                                                                 to learn about Aboriginal culture. Here we will
      I       C       C       O       L       M        B       M       M       H       H           D   Y   M   A   T   U                                                                               available don’t wait too long to get yours!
                                                                                                                            2.<erewni                                                                                                                                 be greeted by Rob Apetagon, the Cultural
      D       K       P       Y       I       A        I       T       A       R       O           P   U   C   A   T   U                                                                                                                                              Advisor, who will take us on a tour of the
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                                                                                                                            3.Mandarunku                                                                                                                              We will end the day with a hoop dancing
      K       K       V       M       U       C        A       P       D       T       O           T   A   C   B   O   R                                                                                                                                              demonstration.
      A       A       A       I       T       T        T       I       R       U       R           A   <   L   V   V   V                                                                                                                                                 Entrance fees are being funded by MPUE.
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      K       T       T       T       U       R        U       E       Y       [       U           T   U   Y   P   C   B                                                           is an organization dedicated to the promotion, enhancement and                       See you soon! And don’t forget to cross your
      Y       U       U       U       C       Y        E       N       V       L       T           U   T   X   O   T   U                                                         expansion of the English-Ukrainian Bilingual Program (EUBP) in                                  fingers for nice weather!
      V       I       D       P       O       V        I       D       A       T       U           A   U   A   M   A   R                                                             Manitoba. MPUE is the umbrella organization which provides
                                                                                                                                               ZELENA                             support for the parent organizations associated with each of the 11
      A       K       R       U       <       A        T       U       T       T       O           S   T   T   A   V   A                                                                                                                                                                    In this issue:
                                                                                                                            6.Zelenu= ovo, z ,ornumu zern{tkamu3 velu,unu            schools providing the English-Ukrainian Bilingual Program.
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                                                                                                                            puwemo na Velukden. ''''' PUCANKU

      Bernie Wolfe Community School, Chief Peguis Junior High, H.C. Avery School, Happy Thought School, Mackenzie Middle School,                                                     Bernie Wolfe Community School, Chief Peguis Junior High, H.C. Avery School, Happy Thought School, Mackenzie Middle School,
Oak Bank Elementary School, R.F. Morrison School, Ralph Brown School, Smith-Jackson School, Springfield Heights, Springfield Middle School,                                    Oak Bank Elementary School, R.F. Morrison School, Ralph Brown School, Smith-Jackson School, Springfield Heights, Springfield Middle School,
Results of MPUE’s Create a Logo Contest                                                                 President ‘s message                                                                                                                 Annual General Meeting
                                                                                                                                                  Ukrainian Language Camp
The votes are in……..                                                                                      Happy Spring! Xructoc Vockrec!          In a few weeks, grade 6 students from across the province will meet at                     MPUE has scheduled the 2007 Annual
   1st place (a tie): Springfield Heights Elementary School Grade 3                                   Spring is a time of rebirth, rejuvenation   St. Andrew’s College at the University of Manitoba. This year’s MPUE Ukrainian             General Meeting for Tuesday evening, May
                  & 4 Class and R.F. Morrison School Grade 2 Class                                    and renewal. The snow has finally           Language Camp will take place May 2, 3 and 4, 2007. Hopefully all interested               29th at Springfield Heights School, 505
                                                                                                      melted and soon the flowers will be         students have already registered. We have some exciting activities and guests              Sharron Bay, at 7:00pm.
                     2nd place: Smith-Jackson School Grade 4 class                                    blooming. Spring brings hope to all         for you this year! During camp, students will be participating in cultural activities
                                                                                                                                                  and demonstrations as well as other activities throughout the University.                  All parents of children enrolled in the EUBP
                             Thank you for your all your great entries!                               people and we at Manitoba Parents for
                                                                                                                                                  Students will have an opportunity to go swimming, visit the                                are members of Manitoba Parents for
                                                                                                      Ukrainian Education hope that you will
                                                                                                                                                  Planetarium, dance with Rusalka Ukrainian Dance Ensemble,                                  Ukrainian Education and are therefore
                                                                                                      take time out of your busy schedules to
                                                                                                                                                  play Ukrainian musical instruments and much more. The camp is                              eligible to serve on the Board of Directors. All
                                                                                                      help our program grow and blossom.
                                                                                                                                                  subsidized by MPUE.                                                                        schools offering the program should be
                                                                                                      Manitoba Parents for Ukrainian                                                                                                         represented at the Executive Committee level
                                                                                                      Education has exciting activities                                             Make sure to double check your camp supply list!         and have a liaison member appointed to the
                                                                                                      scheduled for the spring and encourage                                                                                                 board.
                                                                                                      you to read the newsletter and go on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             We are now accepting nominations for the
                                                                                                      our website for details of these events.        Venture to Vegreville, May 9—12, 2007                                                  2007/2008 MPUE Board. If you interested in
                                                                                                      I look forward to seeing many                                                                                                          becoming involved, please contact our office.
                                                                                                      participants at our events and invite the      Here is a better look at the upcoming trip that the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             We hope to see you at our Annual General
                                                                                                      parents to our meetings and Annual             Grade 8 & 9 EUBP students will embark on.
                                                                                                      General Meeting in May.                        First stop: Mundare, Alberta. Students will be visiting
       Springfield Heights                 R. F. Morrison School             Smith-Jackson
       Grade 3 & 4 class                       Grade 2 class                 Grade 4 class            Thank you to the office administrators,        the Ukrainian Basillian Father’s Museum,
                                                                                                      Natalia and Oksana, for keeping things         Stawnychy’s Sausage Factory, and the world’s                                              Principal’s Luncheon
                                                                                                      running so smoothly and thank you to           largest Kobassa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              On Friday February 23, 2007, MPUE hosted its
                                                                                                      the board members for their time and           Next stop: the Ukrainian Heritage village outside of
  Social Studies Ukrainian Translation Project:                                                                                                                                                                                               annual Principal’s Luncheon. Principal’s from all
                                                                                                      efforts.                                       Edmonton and shopping time at West Edmonton                                              the English Ukrainian Bilingual Program schools
The province of Manitoba has recently developed a new Social Studies Curriculum. Currently, MPUE      I hope you are all enjoying the warm           Mall.                                                                                    were present. Each Principal presented a school
is assisting the schools in working towards the translation of these curriculum documents and         weather and sunshine.                                                                                                                   update and information about their programs. It
                                                                                                                                                     Next: the Pysanka monument in Vegreville, Alberta.
student materials into Ukrainian. We will keep you informed on the progress.                                                                                                                                                                  was a great opportunity to hear about events in
                                                                                                      Olga Kandia—President                          Last stop: the Ukrainian Museum of Canada in                                             all the schools.
                                                                                                                                                     Saskatoon, Saskachewan and to top it all off, the                                        MPUE presented some information about our
                                                                                                                                                     Vesna Festival in Saskatoon.                                                             upcoming and ongoing projects and initiative. A
       School and Community News                                                                                                                                                                                                              round table discussion was held about Manitoba
                                                                                                                                                     This event is subsidized by MPUE.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              curriculum documents.
   ♦     Springfield Heights Elementary School is holding their      ♦    Learn Ukrainian while having fun at the
         Annual Easter Breakfast on April 24th, 2007 at 9:15              Mini College 2007 Ukrainian Program.                                                                                                                                A special thank you to all the Principals who took
                                                                                                                                                           Have Fun and we look forward to hearing all about it !
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              time out of their hectic schedules and joined us
         am.                                                              The program, July 23 - 27 and July 30 -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              for the afternoon.
                                                                          August 3, 2007, from 8:30am—4:00pm
   ♦     Seven Oaks Sadok, Inc., English Ukrainian Nursery
         School, located at R.F. Morrison School ( 25 Morrison
                                                                          takes place at St. Andrew’s College at the University of                   English Ukrainian Bilingual Symposium
                                                                          Manitoba. Learn Ukrainian through the Arts, Culture                                                                                                             MPUE Board of Directors
         St.) is now accepting registration for the 2007-2008                                                                                       On Friday April 20, 2007 a Symposium will be held for teachers in the English
                                                                          and Recreation. For more information, contact Genia                                                                                                          Olga Kandia       President
         school year. The program offers an introduction to the                                                                                     Ukrainian Bilingual Program. This event is sponsored by Manitoba Education,
                                                                          Bozyk, St. Andrew’s College at 474-8895.                                                                                                                     Chris Sirdar      Treasurer
         Ukrainian language through games, songs & stories                                                                                          Citizenship and Youth and hosted by River East Transcona School Division.
         designed for pre-school children ages 2 – 5. School         ♦    We would like to send out a special congratulations to                                                                                                       Susan Zuk         Secretary
                                                                                                                                                    Thank you to the organizing committee for all their hard work.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Darryl Prociuk    Recruitment
         Hours: 9:30—11:30 a.m.; Monday through Thursday.                 Markian Tarasiuk, graduate of the
                                                                                                                 If your school has any news,       This year’s special guest is Marusia Petryshyn. She will speak about the           Janice Waskul     Recruitment
         For more information, contact Cindy (338-7614), Vera             EUBP at R. F. Morrison School. He                                         bilingual language initiatives in Alberta, learning resources, and the recent
         (697-0895) or Kathy (697-9349).                                  will play the lead role of Rudy          events or information that                                                                                             Advisory Committee
                                                                                                                   you would like to share in       development and promotion of Ukrainian Language Programs in Alberta. She
                                                                          Pazinski in Manitoba Theatre                                              will also be speaking to parents and administrators about building capacity in
   ♦     Plast Ukrainian Youth Association is hosting a Bud and                                                      our MPUE Newsletters,                                                                                             Lesia Szwaluk     Dr. Borislaw Bilash
                                                                          Centre’s production of Over the           please send them to our         Ukrainian Bilingual programs between 1:00 and 3:30pm.
         Spud on April 26th, 2007 from 6:00—9:00 pm at Triple                                                                                                                                                                          Russell Turyk     Roman Pilipowicz
                                                                          Tavern, running from April 19 to         office (mpueinc@mts.net)
         B’s, 1873 Henderson Highway.
                                                                          May 12, 2007. Break a leg!              and we will include them in
   ♦     RETSD Bilingual Program is hosting its 2nd Annual Uke                                                         our next newsletter.             A special thank you to Quantum Graphics for
                                                               ♦          EUBP Kindergarten registration is                                              providing us with paper for our newsletter.
         Cup Soccer Tournament on June 8, 2007. The event is                                                         Deadline: June 1, 2007.                                                                                         Watch for more information about
                                                                          still ongoing. Contact your local           The newsletter will be
         hosted by Bernie Wolfe Community School.                                                                                                                                                                                    MPUE’s upcoming events very soon!
                                                                          school for more information.               published after this date.
                                                                                                                                                    * Clip Art licensed from the Clip Art Gallery on DiscoverySchool.com *

         Bernie Wolfe Community School, Chief Peguis Junior High, H.C. Avery School, Happy Thought School, Mackenzie Middle School,                       Bernie Wolfe Community School, Chief Peguis Junior High, H.C. Avery School, Happy Thought School, Mackenzie Middle School,
   Oak Bank Elementary School, R.F. Morrison School, Ralph Brown School, Smith-Jackson School, Springfield Heights, Springfield Middle School,      Oak Bank Elementary School, R.F. Morrison School, Ralph Brown School, Smith-Jackson School, Springfield Heights, Springfield Middle School,

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