On December 23rd, the St. Demetrius Bandura School held its annual recital of Christmas music in front of family and friends. Students performed in group performances of Ukrainian Koliady and Christmas Carols, including favourites such as: Бог Предвічний, Христос Спаситель, Carol of the Bell (Щедрик), Небо і Земля, and Silent night. Students also performed solos of their favourite Christmas-related songs inlcuding: Нумо Діти, We Three Kings, Angels We Have Heard On High, Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree, Feliz Navidad, and Holly Jolly Christmas. After the recital, refreshments of pizza and sweets were enjoyed by all. Thank-you to instructors Ron Demeda and Christina Kowalenko for teaching the students, to administrator Natalie Olynyk-Kowalenko for co-ordinating the event, and to all the students, family and friends who participated in the event!