* Ringing in Russia’s Old New Year (Museum of Russian Icons)
Name:* Ringing in Russia’s Old New Year (Museum of Russian Icons)
Date:January 12, 2019
Ringing in Russia’s Old New Year:A discussion of holiday traditions with writer and historian Jennifer Eremeeva
Saturday, January 12, 1:00-4:00pm Members $12, Nonmembers $18 Reserve your space here. Or call 978.598.5000 x121. Register early, space is limited!
Join writer and historian Jennifer Eremeeva for a celebration of Russia’s “Old New Year” with tea, gingerbread, and a discussion of the unique fusion of pagan folklore, agrarian influences, Christian traditions, and Soviet modifications that have molded modern Russia’s numerous public and professional holidays.