News and Events

Bulgarian Education Center is going to celebrate Christmas performing a Christmas Show on Nantucket on Saturday, December 9th, 2017, at 4:30 pm at Nantucket Atheneum Library. A variety of Christmas theme songs, poems and dances are going to be presented by all of our students. Featuring a great Holiday surprise acting! We will prepare traditional Bulgarian food which we all can enjoy after the show. We are happy to invite everyone who would like to come join us and support our students. Thank you!

On Monday, November 27th, 2017 at 5:30 PM Bulgarian School students are invited to come downtown and decorate our own Christmas tree. The tree is outside Met on Main (left side of Main Street) this year. The kids have already made their own ornaments! All parents are welcome to meet us in town, help the kids and enjoy that exciting project. Thank you!!!

On Saturday, November 11th, 2017, Bulgarian Education Center students will participate in a very interesting and enjoyable event - Daffodil planting on Nantucket! Anyone who would like to join us in this pleasant and beneficial to the island activity is welcome to come at 9 AM, Old South Road, between Amelia Dr and Youngs Way! We are looking forward to seeing you tomorrow!

On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 a new session FREE Bulgarian Folk Songs and Dance enrichment classes begins. Music concepts are introduced using traditional Bulgarian songs, folklore, dancing and costume elements. Songs are taught using fun games to encourage easy adaptation to the Bulgarian language. The class is taught in Bulgarian and English. At the end of the session all students are invited to be part of the Christmas Stroll Main Street Concert. All Nantucket children are welcome!
Balkan folk music, traditional Bulgarian songs and dances: one fascinating experience for Nantucket kids in the rich musical traditions of the Balkans, in Bulgarian music, dance, culture and community!
Please contact us if you have any questions!
Every Wednesday,
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm - for children up to 7 years old
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm - for children above 7 years old
Location: 102 Parlor, 56 Centre Str
Instructor: Gergana Neykova
Sign up: FREE

Nantucket Book Festival begins this Friday, June 16th, 2017. Bulgarian School has been invited to participate at 10 AM. We ask everyone interested to come and join us at the Library. We will read books in Bulgarian language that is why it is important to have as many students of the Bulgarian school as possible. We also invite all your children's friends to enjoy a lovely morning!

On June 10th, 2017, 1 PM, Bulgarian Education Center will perform an official 2016-2017 Certificate Ceremony at LGI at Nantucket High School. An interesting show program, poems, songs, dances and plays will be performed by our student who work hard to represent the best of them. We will prepare traditional Bulgarian food to make a party for kids but adults too. We are happy to invite everyone who would like to join and support the students who place great efforts for preparation and rehearsal. Thank you!!!

There will be a polling station open on March 26, 2017 for Bulgarian Parliamentary Elections. All Bulgarians are encouraged to come and exercise their right to vote and to take advantage of the privilege to do that on Nantucket!
Valid Bulgarian personal ID or international passport requred!
Sunday, March 26th, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: First Congregational Church, the Summer Sanctuary, 62 Centre Str

March 11th, 2017 is a Picture Day at the Bulgarian School on Nantucket. A professional photographer will take pictures of our students to make photo albums for all classes.

Bulgarian Education Center is happy to announce that starting February 7th through June 20th there will be offered a free Bulgarian traditional music and dance enrichment class for all Nantucket children of all ages at the Nantucket Music Center.
Balkan folk music, traditional Bulgarian songs and dances: one fascinating experience for Nantucket kids in the rich musical traditions of the Balkans, in Bulgarian music, dance, culture and community!
Please contact us if you have any questions!
Every Tuesday (Feb 7th - Jun 20th), 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 102 Parlor, 56 Centre Str
Instructor: Gergana Neykova
Sign up: FREE

We are always ready to join, help and take part in events and enterprises related to our goal: to keep language and traditions alive. Being unpretending and conscientious we try to teach our kids to sing bulgarian folklore songs, recite poems and tell short stories.