In the latest issue read all about President Grabar-Kitarović’s visit to the Croatian community in Caraș-Severin County in western Romania, the first Croatian ITC centre in Vodnjan, the Croatia is Hrvatska exhibition in Zagreb, the twentieth meeting of poets in Rešetari and much, much more.

Matica magazine’s 2017 issue No 9 was released in mid October, as usual featuring many fascinating articles from the homeland and around the world. The cover features the town of Sinj and the statue of Saint Mary, featured in an article on this town in the heart of the Cetinska Krajina region. Also in the latest issue read all about President Grabar-Kitarović’s visit to the Croatian community in Caraș-Severin County in western Romania, the first Croatian ITC centre in Vodnjan, the Croatia is Hrvatska exhibition in Zagreb, the twentieth meeting of poets in Rešetari and much, much more.
Dear Matica magazine readers around the world, it is in your interest and ours that our monthly records every notable event from the places you live. We invite you, therefore, to work with us. Write us news items and send photos—work with us in creating the content of Matica magazine, by writing about what you would like to read about. Let’s make Matica a real bridge of Croatian unity.

Content
Aid for Croatian Groups in Bosnia-Herzegovina
President Grabar-Kitarović with Romania’s Croatians
Napredak Celebrates Anniversary
National Broadcaster Airs New Shows for Croats Abroad
First Croatian ICT Business Centre Opens
Croatia is Hrvatska Exhibition Opens in Zagreb
Jadran Ensemble of Buenos Aires Celebrates Anniversary
CHF Hosts Circle’s Vibes Exhibition
Twentieth Rešetari Poets Meeting
Young Croatians Spending More Time Living With Parents
Croatian Catholic Mission in Zurich Celebrates Anniversary
Nikola Đuretić at Croatica Abroad Round Table
Golden Threads Exhibition in Zagreb
Successful Croatian Researchers
Melbourne: Hrvatski Vjesnik Marks Jubilee
A Book on Brazil’s Croatians
Painter Ivan Benković
Ljerka Toth Naumova’s Latest Collection of Poetry
Bishop Bogetić – A Friend to Our Emigrants
The CHF Time Machine
Latest Campaign by Berlin’s Croatian Catholic Mission
Vinkovci: Organum Cibalae Organ Festival

COLUMNS
Global Croatia (Vesna Kukavica)
Our Towns & Cities (Zvonko Ranogajec)
Movement/Aberration (Šimun Šito Ćorić)
Click – I’m Going Home (Vesna Kukavica)
Dates In History (Željko Holjevac)
Let’s Talk Croatian (Sanja Vulić)
The Apostolic Work of Croatian Nuns Abroad (Jozo Župić)
Croatian Beauty Through the Lens (CNTB)

By: Hrvoje Salopek