It’s an exciting weekend in Pittsburgh! The Tamburitzans will be celebrating their 80th anniversary and for those of you not fortunate to get on the boat cruise, come on down and enjoy an ASC Happy Hour. Doors open at 5, and Orchestra Radost will begin strolling the barroom around 6:30! The kitchen will be open and it will be a great opportunity to meet with friends near and far. We can’t wait to see you this weekend!
Join the Tri-State area’s Lifeline team and come and support Serbia’s orphaned children. This is an evening of music, song and dance. And this year we will be joined by Their Royal Highnesses, Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia! Doors open at 7, The Tamburitzans perform at 8, strolling musicians, silent auction (we have some awesome items) 54 Card Draw for an autographed Mario Lemieux jersey, Chinese auction items and much more. Your support will help those less fortunate!
Visit www.skolarac.org to learn more!
We will welcome Rande Somme to ASC’s Happy Hour. Rande is President of Rande Somma & Associates, LLC, Leadership Coaching and Development Professionals. Rande will not be singing, but he will be signing – his new book – Leadersh!t: A Look at the Broken Leadership System in Corporate America That Accepts Leaders Who are Really Good at Being Bad. Proceeds of book sales that evening will benefit the ASC Foundation scholarship fund. If you can’t make it to the cub that night – order your book TODAY to benefit the Foundation. Order forms can be downloaded here. March 24th the club will open at 11 a.m. for fish and more all day. At 8:30 Srpski Sinovi will be playing for your dancing and singing pleasure and Tiho’s kitchen will open at 9. Promises to be a great evening!
The Board of Directors of the American Serbian Club Foundation is pleased to announce the four year anniversary of the formation of the Foundation, a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) corporation. The Foundation’s mission is to support and preserve Serbian culture and history by various means, including a scholarship program for the children of the members of the American Serbian Club of Pittsburgh.
This June, the Foundation will award annual scholarships of up to $1,000 each to children of Club members. To be eligible for a scholarship, the student must be a high school senior, who maintained a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 and will graduate this year. Candidates must be enrolled in, or accepted by, an accredited institution of higher education or a Commonwealth-approved post-high school program. Each scholarship applicant must be sponsored by a parent, who is currently, and has been a regular member of the Club for the three most recent calendar years,(2014, 2015 and 2016). Finally, all scholarship recipients mustattend the Awards Ceremony at the American Serbian Club Picnic on June 25, 2017.
To receive a copy of the guidelines and scholarship application by mail, please call Dushie Mamula @ 412/851-9898 or Bill Krieger @ 412/292-2534. The guidelines and application have also been posted to the ASC website at these links :
All applications must be submitted by mail and are due (postmarked) by May 1, 2017
Listing of Past Scholarship Recipients
2013 – Mitchell Krieger
2014 – Aleksandra Block, Mirce Opacic, Stefan Slavkovic
2015 – Mason Pritchard, Nikola Topich, Anastasia Slavkovic, Drew Gojsovich
2016 – JacquelynVizza, Mirko Loncar, Brennan Granger, Milica Djokic
Announcing the event you have all been waiting for… The 3rd Annual Southside Blarney Bash!
Please join us for what is becoming Pittsburgh’s premier St. Patrick’s tradition and a party that you will not soon forget! Come down to the ASC Pittsburgh on Saturday, March 11th, 2017 and get our Irish on! Doors will open at 12pm and the band will play from 1pm til 5pm.
This year’s event will showcase the musical talents of the Half and Tans, an all star lineup featuring the ASC’s own Mark Jovanovich, Justin Greenwald, Nick Vranesevic and special guests! They will be playing classics that will be sure to rock the house.
There will be plenty of munchies as well as a cash bar for you rowdy leprechauns. The Serbian Club’s kitchen will also be open with a delicious menu!
Incredible Music, Cheap Drinks, Great Food and Clean Bathrooms!
(What more could you ask for?!)
Cover Charge $10*
All are welcome and encouraged to come. Please feel free to invite friends and guests to join you down at the ASC to celebrate St. Patty’s Day in style!!
If you have any questions regarding the event please contact J.R. Sergeant , Derek Luketich Hohn or Dane Topich.
*The 3rd Annual Southside Blarney Bash is dedicated to the memory of Patty Sergeant and is supported by her family and friends who are hoping all have a safe and wonderful time. Proceeds from this event will be contributed in her loving memory to the ASC Scholarship Foundation and to the Brain Aneurysm Research Foundation. +Memory Eternal
The holidays are over, the football season is behind us, and it’s time to focus on those boys of winter!
Friday, February 24 is the next ASC Happy Hour! Join us as we pregame and prepare for the Battle of PA – NHL’s Stadium Series featuring the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Philadelphia Flyers in an outdoor game! The game is on Saturday, but we are getting in the spirit early with an indoor tailgate party!
Wear any Penguins gear…hat, shirt, shorts…whatever and receive a complimentary drink token.
Let’s give a Pittsburgh welcome to any out of town Flyers fans that join us too – we’ll even give them a complimentary drink token if they are sporting their team logo!
Doors open at 5! Dane will be serving up some drink specials for the big match-up – here’s his starting lineup:
Bloody the Broad Street Bullies Mary
Letanger and tonic
He beat him like a rented Moscow Mule
Music by Orchestra Radost
7:00 til 11:00 p.m., strolling, singing and asking ”Did you hear the one about…”
Head down to the club, donned in your black and gold, prepared to share your best Mike Lange imitation and be ready for an evening of slap-shot entertainment!
AND, Mark you Calendar, for Friday, March 24 – a plan to join us for a “first-time” event.
Members and friends, gather at the ASC Southside to cheer the Steelers into the Super Bowl! There will be plenty of food and drinks and the game will be on the big screen! There might even be a few tailgating games! Doors open at 5 p.m.
Please welcome our 2017 ASC Executive Board:
- Zack Krieger: President
- Linda Jovanovich: 1st Vice President
- Dušan Markoff: 2nd Vice President
- Bill Krieger: Financial Secretary
- Angela Tassari: Treasurer (Dues)
- Krista Jovanovich: Secretary
- Dane Topich: Steward
- Michelle Ivetic: Member at Large
- Alex Ostojich: Member at Large
- Mike Tassari: Member at Large
- Guy Defebo: Immediate Past President
Here’s a few fun facts on this year’s board!
- Our current President comes from a long line of past board members, including his grandfather who was President of the club for several years.
- Four of the board members married into a Serbian family.
- Five of the eleven board members are under the age of 35.
Congratulations to all! We can’t wait to see what the board has up their sleeves this year!