PROGRAMM AND PRACTICAL INFO

Dear Friend!

In the fall of 2013 (from October 27th to November 3rd), Fraternity Ugala will be celebrating its 100th anniversary. We would like to invite you to take part in the centennial celebrations in Tartu, where many tradition-rich events and endeavors are set to take place. Please acquaint yourself with the attached centennial program.

We kindly ask that you reply as soon as possible so that we can make your stay in Tartu, and your celebratory experience, as memorable as possible.

ksv! Rait Teder, +372 512 86 43, rait.teder@gmail.com, is tasked with helping you make arrangements for your trip.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions and suggestions.


Yours Truly,

vil! Indrek Mustimets
Head of the centennial celebrations committee
+372 506 30 76
indrekindrek@gmail.com


Fraternity Ugala Centennial Celebrations – October 27 to November 3, 2013

Sunday, October 27
All Souls’ Day – A day for visiting the graves of founders and other members around Estonia and the world.

Thursday, October 31
19:00 Ugala ceremonial jubilee concert “Laulame Eestile!” (Singing to Estonia!). The nation's best artists will deliver powerful performances of Estonian music in the University of Tartu Main Building. New pieces will be performed just for Ugala. (Ülikooli street 18)

Friday, November 1
10:30 – 10:45 Laying of a wreath at the feet of Kalevipoeg, Tartu's War of Independence monument
11:00 – 12:00 Concert and church service at St. John’s Church (Jaani kirik) in remembrance of our departed brothers
12:15 – 14:30 “Ugala 100” Speeches, readings, and the presentation of the Ugala centennial album in the Ugala House (Kuperjanovi street 16)
19:00 – 24:00 Ball at Vanemuine Concert Hall (Vanemuise street 6)
24:00 – 02:00 Ugala Night in the fraternity house (Kuperjanovi 16)

Saturday, November 2
12:00 – 14:00 Concert-ceremony at University of Tartu hall (Ülikooli street 18)
14:00 – 15:00 Ceremonial meeting at University of Tartu hall
15:00 – 16:00 Photo session at University of Tartu hall
18:30 – 20:00 Kommers at Vanemuine Concert Hall
20:30 – 01:00 Beer table at Vanemuine Concert Hall
19:00 – 23:00 Ladies’ evening Theater, concert, music, refreshments and surprises

Sunday, November 3
10:00 – Brunch at the Ugala House (snacks, sauna, photos of the centennial week on display)

Saturday, November 9
19:00 – Formal bier table at the Ugala House, speeches and songs. Official greeting of the centennial year.