The Czech Heritage Club has no physical boundaries. It is open to anyone who is interested
in preserving and promoting Czech culture; no matter his or her heritage or where they live.

Our organization originated in April 2002 as an outgrowth of the Czech Language and
Culture classes. Marian Topic taught these classes in the New Prague community. Since that time, the group has grown from a social club, to an organization involved in its community.

In 2007 by-laws were developed.
The Club is a 501C-3 organization (Incorporated in 2016) with members
actively promoting Czech heritage thru different events.
(March - December)
Usually 7 pm on either a Tuesday or Wednesday night
Watch the New Prague/Montgomery/Lonsdale newspapers for updates and details

September No regular Meeting - join us at Dozinky Days

October 9 - Tuesday - Lonsdale Library - Genealogy with George Mikiska

October 26-28, 2018
100/50/25 Czech-Slovak Celebration in New Prague
Link to article about celebration in Montgomery and the special beer being made

November 7 - Wednesday - Montgomery Library
- Speaker will be Heather Vikla - Minnesota CzechSlovak Queen
Also named Miss CzechSlovak US second runner up at National competition in
Wilber Nebraska

December - Annual Christmas Party - location and date TBD

Active membership dues are:
$15 per person per year
$25 per couple per year
$25 Supporting Member
Mail check made out to "Czech Heritage Club" to

Czech Heritage Club
PO Box 163
New Prague, MN 56071

Our short business meetings include a program, and social time with refreshments. Some of the programs we have presented are:

Czech movies, Czech kroj (costumes), Czech music and composers, Czech crystal, glass and porcelain, literature by Czech authors, Easter customs, display of wood carving, genealogy, harvest time, springtime maple syrup, sing-a-long by New Prague Czech singers, Czech bead factories, History of Veseli, MN, Polk-Of-A, History of the Concertina, Post cards from the past and much more...

 Live in Minnesota and want to take a road trip this summer?

Think about Cedar Rapids, IA

The National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library has some great exhibits this summer recently published a great blog about Cedar Rapids

Our Mission
* Preserve Czech culture in our communities
* Educate the public about our culture
* Adopt customs not currently in use in our area
* Support other communities in their efforts of preservation and education.
* Instill pride in our heritage

Current Czech Heritage Club Officers & Board Positions


We are into the third printing
" A Taste of Czech Tradition"
Get your copy now of this popular cookbook
They will be available at both of our yearly events listed below or click on the link above for other locations or mail order
Our cookbook has just been featured on
A blog about everything Bohemian
This page features our cookbook

We will have a booth at these local yearly events:

 Czech Heritage Village
During the annual Dožinky® Festival
September 22, 2018

 Hometown Holidays
December 2, 2018




Ethnic Entertainment


We will also haev a booth at these local events - Please stop by and say hello

Saturday July 28th Montgomery Kolacky Day in the Park 9:00am to 4pm

Thursday August 2nd Czech Out New Prague at Memorial Park 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Saturday August 11th Lonsdale Community Day Main Street 9:00am to 6:00pm

Saturday September 22 Dozinky Czech Heritage Village Tupy Insurance Parking Lot 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday October 28th Czech and Slovak Century 1918-2018
commemorative event St. Wenceslaus 1:00pm to 6:00pm

Check the calendar section for other yearly events

 Now Available!
Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery and Czech National Cemetery Cemetery Inventory for New Prague, MN
Published by Czechoslovak Genealogical Society in 2002
$12 plus shipping
Click here for order blank

Contact us by email - info @
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