Parade of Kroje - Oct 2009

Parade of Kroje at the 2009 CGSI Conference in Cleveland, OH.

Conference attendees enjoyed a Friday Evening Czech and Slovak dinner. Following the dinner, part of the entertainment was a Parade of Kroj. Many of the attendees and local participants dressed and displayed their Czech and Slovak kroj. Helene Baine Cincebeaux was the Master of Cermony. Helene discribed the kroj and explained which village/region the kroj was from.

Parade of Kroje at the 2009 CGSI Conference in Cleveland, OH.

                       Helene & Family
             Three generations were represented in the Friday Evening
                 Parade of Kroje. Shown are; Helen Zemek Baine (front),
         Kristen Cederquist, Rosalie Baine and Helene Baine Cincebeaux

          Kroj
                                                          Kroj3

          Kroj
    Edward Ference, John Keleciny, Sharon Holliday, Julie Michutka, Phyllis Lewis

!(left)sites/default/files/show1a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show8a.jpg(Kroj)!
           Teresa Mahoney           George Terbrack
!(left)sites/default/files/show6a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show3a.jpg(Kroj)!
Marcy Bigaouette & Katie Makousky           Helen Zemek Baine
!(left)sites/default/files/show2a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show7a.jpg(Kroj)!
                  Kroj8      Daniela Sipkova-Mahoney
!(left)sites/default/files/show11a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show10a.jpg(Kroj)!
                  Kroj9                       Kroj10
!(left)sites/default/files/show9a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show13a.jpg(Kroj)!
                 Kroj11                       Kroj12
!(left)sites/default/files/show15a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show12a.jpg(Kroj)!
                     Ida Rajec               Denise Ivan-Antus
!(left)sites/default/files/show19a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show26a.jpg(Kroj)!
                  Bob Petrik              Julie Michutka
Kroj !sites/default/files/show114a.jpg(Kroj)!
               Kroj17                    Kroj18
!(left)sites/default/files/show27a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show32a.jpg(Kroj)!
            Sharon Holliday              Mary Lukacs
!(left)sites/default/files/show29a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show30a.jpg(Kroj)!
                     Missy Krejci                     Rosalie Baine
Kroj !sites/default/files/show25a.jpg(Kroj)!
                      Kroj23                    Toni Brendel
!(left)sites/default/files/show28a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show23a.jpg(Kroj)!
       Phyllis Lewis & Geri Harris              Rosie Bodien
!(left)sites/default/files/show37a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show24a.jpg(Kroj)!
                    Kroj29                      Kroj30
!(left)sites/default/files/show20a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show122a.jpg(Kroj)!
             John Keleciny Lisa Dominak & Kristen Cederquist
!(left)sites/default/files/show41a.jpg(Kroj)! !sites/default/files/show121a.jpg(Kroj)!
            Marcy Bigaouette       Mark & Marcy Bigaouette
Kroj !sites/default/files/show34a.jpg(Kroj)!
                Kveta Morgan              Charles Fronzek

          Kroj
                         Front Row: Kristen Cederquist, Marcy Bigaouette,
                        Daniela Sipkova-Mahoney and Helen Zemek Baine

          Kroj
                                                          Kroj36

Pictures courtesy of Russ Helwig.