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3 Aug, 2017

Historical Society Exhibit: Serbs in Arts and Entertainment

Visit the exhibit during Serb Fest 2017 to learn about the Serbian connection with this famous Hollywood classic. "Serbs in Arts and Entertainment" is the theme of this year's special exhibit by the St. Sava Serbian Historical Society that will be featured throughout Serb Fest 2017 (www.serbfest.org). The exhibit features the talents and

14 Feb, 2017

100 years of history available in commemorative book about St. Sava Church

Browse the recently released 347 page hard cover book that has captured the memories and accomplishments of the first 100 years at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana. The books are available for pick-up through contact with Dorothy Paunovich and members of the Historical Society at St. Sava Church will help deliver books to the

13 Nov, 2016

Historical Society at St. Sava Merrillville celebrates St. Varnava Slava – Sunday, Nov. 13

The Historical Society at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, IN will celebrate their patron saint, St. Varnava, with a special luncheon following the Divine Liturgy Sunday, November 13. The luncheon celebrates our Historical Society and their Patron Saint, St. Varnava, the first American Born Serbian Saint who originated from Gary, Indiana where St. Sava

7 Oct, 2016

Milana “Mim” Bizic to deliver keynote at St. Sava 102nd Anniversary Celebration – Sunday, Oct. 9

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church will celebrate its 102nd Anniversary taking place Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 with Milana "Mim" Bizic delivering the keynote speech during the special program taking place immediately following the Divine Liturgy at 9191 Mississippi Street in Merrillville, Indiana. Milana "Mim" Bizic Bizic's speech is titled, "Gary-Merrrillville, 102 Years and Counting." In the

25 May, 2016

Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Merrillville – Registration Deadline June 1

The registration deadline for Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana will be June 1 so now is a great time to download the registration form and get it submitted before it is too late. The summer day camp will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday beginning the week of June

4 Apr, 2016

St. Sava announces dates for Summer Camp 2016 in Merrillville

Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday beginning the week of June 13, 2016. Children may come for all three days of the camp or only for specific days as noted at time of registration. The camp is open to ALL children throughout

5 Jan, 2016

Ted Erceg Shares Memories of “Aunt” Daisy Wuletich

Desanka "Daisy" Wuletich The following was shared by Ted Erceg, a former 6-term Executive Board President at St. Sava Church, after the Pomen Service for Desanka “Daisy” Wuletich which took place Monday, January 4, 2016. One of the most difficult tasks is to deliver these messages about someone you loved and knew all your life

8 Dec, 2015

St. Sava Historical Society “Serbian Weddings” Exhibit Feature Continues

The Historical Society at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church is featuring a "Serbian Weddings" exhibit in the North Wing of the Church complex in Merrillville, Indiana. The exhibit features many artifacts and images from Serbian Weddings throughout the years along with crowns and other items used during Serbian Wedding ceremonies. The exhibit has been on

12 Nov, 2015

Membership Meeting at St. Sava following Historical Society Slava Luncheon – Sunday, Nov. 15

The monthly membership meeting of the St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, IN will take place following the Historical Society's Slava celebration Sunday, November 15. Both the luncheon and membership meeting will take place in the South Wing. The luncheon celebrates our Historical Society and their Patron Saint, St. Varnava, the first American Born Serbian Saint who

6 Nov, 2015

Former College Coach, St. Sava’s Uzelac Leads High School Team to 1st Playoff Appearance

Elliot Uzelac is a member of St. Sava Church and a former College Football Coach currently residing in St. Joseph, MI and is now the Head Coach leading the Benton Harbor High School Tigers in Benton Harbor, MI to their first playoff appearance in the school's history. The team will play their next playoff game in Zeeland, MI, Friday,