The Vermilion Ukrainian Cultural Association (VUCA) held their 20th Annual Malanka celebration at the Vermilion Regional Centre on January 11.
The community enjoyed performances by Samotsvit dancers of all ages, as well as a Ukrainian meal, and live band with a dance to follow. A balloon pop, live auction, and silent auction also kept guests entertained throughout the evening.
Malanka is a Ukrainian word (the name of Mother Earth’s daughter) meaning ‘cute’. It is celebrate