Become a Sokol Member

Czech & Slovak Sokol Minnesota welcomes all who share our interest in history, culture, gymnastics and good fellowship steeped and brewed in the history of Czech and Slovak immigration into Minnesota and St. Paul's West End.

You need not be Czech or Slovak to be a member.

Annual membership (January through December) dues are $50 Single/$90 Couple. A new membership includes a one-time $5 fee for registration with American Sokol. New membership dues are reduced by 50% after June 30th: $25 single $45 couple. The $5 registration fee still applies.

Sokol Membership

For more information, contact Norm at 612-822-6147,

Sokol Minnesota membership brochure

Sokol Minnesota membership application

Czech & Slovak Sokol Minnesota activities, events and offerings:

  • Ethnic dinners featuring Czech and Slovak menus
  • Cultural celebrations including: Šibřinky (Czech Mardi Gras) Dance, Czech-Slovak Festival, Fall Harvest Dinner and Dance, Children and Adult Christmas parties, Festival of Nations (through the International Institute of Minnesota) and more
  • Monthly membership meetings with programs
  • Children and Teen folk dancing groups Taneční Mládež (Dancing Youth) and summer culture camp - rates reduced for members
  • Youth gymnastics program and competitions
  • Adult and senior activities (singing, exercise and social groups) including participation in local, national and international programs
  • Educational Opportunities (language, cooking, history, genealogy) - rates reduced with membership
  • Gift shop with imported items
  • Home of the St. Paul Czech & Slovak Dancers - - an adult performing group
  • Partnerships with related cultural and historic organizations, including the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota and the Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International (CGSI).