Elderhostel Czech Festival Czech Homesteds Sand Hill Cranes

We studied the

Czech Republic

Past and Present


Doane College, Crete, Nebraska


the host


the campus


from Eva Chybova Bock we learned about Czech history


Dr. Jay Gilbert told us about Czech music


with Sue Prochaska Underwood


and Galen Beck playing Czech music on accordions


Dr. Bruce Garver told us about Czech politics


at lunch we met the Czech Queen and Princess from the Wilber festival


saw the swans on campus


visited a Czech cemetery near Dr. Don Pisar's home

Photos of Czech Homesteads in Nebraska

Other Photos from the Nebraska Czech countryside


learned about the Czech festival in Wilber, Nebraska

Other photos from the festival


Velma Kotas showed us how to bake Kolac


and we rolled the dough


and filled the Kolac ready for baking


all to the accordion music of Don Kotas, her husband




the class

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Elderhostel Czech Festival Czech Homesteds Sand Hill Cranes

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