euskalkultura.eus

basque heritage worldwide

News rss

The Denak Bat Basque Club in Mendoza celebrated Aberri Eguna honoring four members who left a great legacy at the institution

05/10/2019

Aberri Eguna at the club honoring four members who had recently passed away The Aberri Eguna celebration this year was especially moving for the Basque community in Mendoza since it included paying tribute to four members who had recently passed away and who had left their mark “so that Denak Bat can be what it is today.”  The tribute began with mass at the Church of Don Bosco and continued with lunch at the clubhouse.

Read more...


Researcher, Cristina Juliarena, will autograph copies of “The Basque Legacy” tomorrow at the Buenos Aires Book Fair

05/09/2019

Cover of the book “The Basque Legacy” by Cristina Juliarena The Basque Legacy. Surnames and Testimonies of the life in Brandsen gathers interviews done by Cristina Juliarena with 21 families of Basque origin in the area of Brandsen, located near La Plata, and “part of a big dairy basin characterized by the excellence of its dairy farms, many of which included Basques immigrants among their workers.” In its 270 pages, the author reflects and talks about the ...

Read more...


15th Anniversary of Hator Hona; the Euzko Etxea in Necochea invites everyone to participate in the program

05/09/2019

Hator Hona 2019 The invitation is aimed to 90 youth who have traveled to Argentina since 2004 as part of the Hator Hona Program organized by the Euzko Etxea in Necochea.  The idea is to carry out some of the usual workshops on dance and music, but above all to accommodate new proposals in Basque, dance , music…The 15th edition of  themfirming their attendance, some of with family members and ...

Read more...


Juan Rekarte passes away in Euskadi, Basque born in Venezuela, committed Euskaltzale, and tireless compiler of the Basque musical heritage

05/08/2019

Juan Rekarte Uranga “His death this morning caught many of us by surprise,” EuskalKultura.com's director Joseba Etxarri, told us.  “I didn’t know that they had found cancer a few weeks ago, it wasn’t public. He was a good friend, Euskaltzale, and a worker committed to the Basque culture.  We met on several occasions, for example at the Durango Book Fair, as well as the Idazleen ...

Read more...


Euskera classes begin at Misiones University thanks to an agreement signed by the CV and the Secretary of Extension

05/08/2019

Announcement for the information meeting this Friday, May 10th about Basque classes at the National University in Misiones The course will include learning the language but will also cultural information to provide a more general education in regards to Basque culture.  There will be two groups, beginning and basic level taught by Maria Silvia Soloaga, members of the Euskal Jatorri Basque Club with the collaboration of Basque speaking students from the Basque Country that currently live in Posadas.  Classes will be held on ...

Read more...


A group of Basques from Magdalena are taking steps to reactivate and recuperate the Ongi Etorri Basque Club

05/08/2019

Dantzaris from Magdalena in 2012 The city of Magdalena, 100 kilometers from the capital, founded its own Basque club in 1992.  The Ongi Etorri Basque Club taught Basque and dance classes and functioned for years, although during the last five, their activity declined til zero.  But there are always people who are ready “to open the shades.” And so, family members of the club founders gathered on April 25th to organize a ...

Read more...


Would you like to witness a project that unites the heavens between Gernika and Berlin? See the video

05/07/2019

The airplane and banner with the skies of Gernika flying over Alexanderplatz, the epicenter of the German capital "Himmelstausch" ("Zeru-trukaketa" or "sky exchange") is the name of the project that in its first phase will develop in Berlin for just over 10 days, on the day of the 82nd Anniversary of the Bombing of Gernika.  Thanks to artist Mickael Klant, and with the collaborationof the Euskal  Etxea of Berlin, the idea of traveling through the skies in the German Capital with a banner ...

Read more...


The President of the Euskal Idazleen Elkartea, Garbiñe Ubeda, will represent the Basques at the Thessaloniki Book Fair

05/07/2019

Garbiñe Ubeda will participate this Saturday in a round table at the Book Fair in Thessaloniki (photo Zaldi Ero-Argia) The 16th edition of the book fair begins on Thursday and will run through Sunday.  Journalist and writer Garbiñe Ubeda was invited to participate in a round table that will take place on Saturday, May 11th at 3pm about literature in minority languages and language diversity in Europe. The session will be directed by writer Minos Efstathiadis, and journalist Nikos Kourmolis. The book fair gathers ...

Read more...


The Gure Etxe Maitea Basque Club in Olavarria “begins a new phase,” after inaugurating their renovated center

05/07/2019

The renovated interior of the Gure Etxe Maitea Basque Club The Olavarria Basque Club has begun “a new phase,” with an improved clubhouse that includes the construction of two disabled accessible bathrooms, coat closets in the SUM and kitchen and various repairs to the patio.  The work that began in the summer and ran through April gives the clubhouse a completely renovated look.  To celebrate this and to thank everyone for their efforts, they held an ...

Read more...


If you missed “Song of the Basque 2,” last Sunday here is a video of the show in its entirety

05/06/2019

The Basque community in Boise enjoyed a special day last Sunday with “Song of the Basque 2,” performed at the Morrison Center.  Seventy years after the original “Song of the Basque,” was performed in 1949, Basques in Boise recreated the show with community effort and volition that led to the performance on Saturday in front of their American neighbors sharing their culture, customs, ...

Read more...


ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

The most read

Last comments

© 2014 - 2019 Basque Heritage Elkartea

Bera Bera 73
20009 Donostia / San Sebastián
Tel: (+34) 943 316170
Email: info@euskalkultura.com

jaurlaritza gipuzkoa bizkaia