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Jun 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Scouts Rising From the Dust

A documentary film presenting the story of persecution of the Scout organization members during the communist regime in Slovakia. Junaci z prachu (Scouts Rising From the Dust), director Tomas Vitek, 2010, in Slovak with English subtitles (26 min).


Moderated by Gabriel Levicky.
The Scout organization in Czechoslovakia had to rise from ashes three times. It was banned for opposing the totalitarian regimes of the Nazis in 1940-1945, of Communists in 1950-1968 and again from 1970 to 1989. Come share your scout story!

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BBLA at Bohemian National Hall
321 E. 73rd St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021

Open to the public; suggested donation: $5.00.


This event is organized by Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences (SVU) in New York in cooperation with Ustav pamati naroda (Nation’s Memory Institute) in Bratislava and the Consulate General of Slovakia in New York. With support of BBLA.



Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States


Jun 7, 2017 7:00 PM


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