Monthly Archives: July 2015

31 Jul, 2015

Local Newspaper Features Kolo Sisters and Strudels

Local newspaper, The Times, featured a few images of Kolo Sisters preparing studels for the annual St. Sava Serb Fest. The photo above is by John J. Watkins of The Times. Click here to see the pictures. The caption from the newspaper reads: Zorka Glumac and Sandy Shinovich transfer freshly baked strudel to pans for

31 Jul, 2015

2nd Annual Obilic Soccer Serb Fest Tournament Announces Teams/Schedule

2nd Annual Obilic Soccer Serb Fest Tournament announces teams and schedule for games taking place during Serb Fest 2015 Saturday, August 1 at the Obilic Field located at St. Sava Church, Merrillville, IN. Watch games taking place on two fields throughout the day beginning at 11:00 a.m. and catch the Quarterfinal action beginning approximately at

30 Jul, 2015

Remaining Serb Fest Cash Raffle Tickets Available, While Supplies Last

St. Sava Serb Fest 2015 begins tomorrow and the remaining raffle tickets will be available during the fest before the drawing, while supplies last. There are only 1,000 tickets sold for the entire raffle, so act as soon as possible to secure your ticket by contacting Mike Jaksich at 219-880-6307, David Gerbick at 219-588-3604, or the Church Office

28 Jul, 2015

Serb Fest Golf Outing Registration Deadline July 28, Sponsorships Available

Tuesday, July 28 is the deadline to register your foursome or individually for the St. Sava Serb Fest Golf Outing taking place Friday, July 31 at Summer Tree Golf Club in Crown Point, IN. Questions or additional information is available by calling St. Sava Church Office at 219-736-9191. Click here to download the Serb Fest Golf

27 Jul, 2015

Download Serb Fest Donation Form

St. Sava Church is asking members, family, and friends to consider offering monetary donations to help cover the costs of food and beverages for our special annual Serb Fest. Download the "Serb Fest 2015 Donation Form" now to identify the many donation options available. These donations help defray the costs of the festival and contribute to

27 Jul, 2015

St. Sava Serb Fest 2015 Preview: Experience a Culture of Music & Dance

3 Days, 16 Acts, more than 48 Hours of Live Performances - it's part of the core of what Serb Fest is all about - music, singing, and dancing. From the contemporary sounds of the modern DJ to the traditional tones of the plucked tamburica, you'll experience a dynamic range of cultural music and dance at

26 Jul, 2015

St. Sava Sunday School Hayride/Bonfire – Save-the-Date – Sept. 12

St. Sava Sunday School will host a hayride and bonfire Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church grounds, 9191 Mississippi Street, Merrillville, IN. Food, games, music, smores and inflatables will be available. Monetary donations in support of Sunday School are appreciated. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please bring a

24 Jul, 2015

Visit “Serbian Weddings” at St. Sava Historical Society during Serb Fest 2015

The Historical Society at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church will showcase the exhibit "Serbian Weddings" for their museum display during the St. Sava Serb Fest 2015. The exhibit is located in the North Wing of the Church building and will be open to the public daily throughout Serb Fest from Noon to 9:00 p.m., Friday, July 31 through August 2.

23 Jul, 2015

Ewald Milisavljevich – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Ewald Milisavljevich. Memory eternal. Ewald Milisavljevich, age 72 of Merrillville, IN, passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. He was born on March 27, 1943 in Bielefeld, Germany to the late Stanoje and Eleonore Milisavljevic. On November

23 Jul, 2015

St. Sava Serb Fest 2015 Golf Outing Sponsorships Available

We are asking you, your business, or your organization to sponsor one or more holes at this year's St. Sava Serb Fest Golf Outing taking place July 31. The outing kicks off the first day of the three day St. Sava Serb Fest which takes place Friday through Sunday, July 31, August 1 & 2.