Sunflower Educational Center is awarded a diploma at Russia’s Silver Archer in America

Sunflower Educational Center's project "First Man in Space" that took place in April 2011 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Gagarin's flight is awarded a diploma at Russia’s Silver Archer ceremony held on January 25th 2012 in the Russian embassy in Washington, DC.

As Russia Today reports, for the first time in its fifteen year history, the Russian Silver Archer Awards for public relations have taken place outside Russia.

The ceremony in Washington DC was intended to inspire closer cooperation between US and Russian PR firms.


Sunflower Center at the Russian as a Foreign Language Seminar in Washington

On January 25th, 2012 at the The Russian Cultural Centre (RCC) in Washington, DC, more than 15 teachers of Russian gathered for the seminar on Russian as Foreign Language. Sunflower Center's participation in the seminar will help our teachers to be on top of the latest research in the sphere and implement it in their practice. 

For more information, please visit the Russian version of the page.





Центр "Подсолнух" поздравляет всех с самыми "теплыми" зимними праздниками!

Пусть случится все самое лучшее, самое волшебное и самое долгожданное!

Пусть перемены в судьбе, любви, бизнесе окажутся значительными и счастливыми!

Пусть осуществятся мечты, о которых вы представляли в детстве,

Пусть примирятся те, кто в ссоре,

Пусть соединятся те, кто в разлуке,

Пусть всегда будет Солнце в душе каждого из нас,

А Мир и Радость пусть правят миром.


С Новым годом! 

До новых встреч!

Ваш центр «Подсолнух».


The First Annual New York Russian Children Theater Festival "SEAGULL"

On December 17 and 18, 2011 you will have the opportunity and pleasure to attend The First Annual New York Russian Children Theater Festival "SEAGULL". 

The festival will be held at Sunflower Center 262 Glen Head Road, Glen Head, NY. 

For more information please call Sunflower Center representatives at (516) 277-1515 or (516) 603-9797. Children go FREE (tickets for adults: $10).

Presented by: Sunflower Center, SCP, Inc. and AARCE (Washington, DC). Sponsored by: Consulate General of the Russian Federation in New York, Sunflower Center, AARCE.


Concert of Memories and Dreams

On November 12, 2011 at 6 pm, Sunflower Center will be proudly hosting a concert of old Russian and Roma Songs performed by Sergei Pobedinski.

For the ticketing information please call/email Marina Terentieva at (516) 603-9797 and marina.t@sunflowercenter.org

Additional information is availiabe in Russian.



Back to School

Sunflower Center Friends!


We are glad to let you know that classes start this Saturday, September 10, 2011. We invite all parents to the open house at 9:30 on Saturday.


After a introductory assessment test, students will attend the following programs:

Russian Language: beginners

Russian Language: advanced

Russian Communication


Acting (“The Flying Ship” play script readings)


Best of luck in the new school year!