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By on January 13, 2013

Passaic Christian Unity Service
NEWJERSEY
Rev. Ignaki Unzaga, Pastor of St. John Lutheran Church, Passaic, will be the homilist at the annual Prayer Service in celebration of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity to be sponsored by the Passaic Ecumenical Committee at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 20th in The First United Methodist Church, 145 Paulison Ave., Passaic. “What Does God Require of Us?” (cf. Micah 6:6-8) is the theme of the service and of the 2013 Week of Prayer (January 18-25). A choir comprised of members of the Passaic churches will lead the congregation in song. Those attending are asked to bring non-perishable food items to be distributed to the needy by the Salvation Army and the United Passaic Organization Food Bank. Refreshments will be served at a social in the church Fellowship Hall after the service. All are invited to attend. For more information call: 973-772-5918.

Garfield Beefsteak
NEWJERSEY
The Pulaski Parade Association is sponsoring a Past Marshals’ Beefsteak Dinner on Saturday, January 26 at 7 P.M. in the banquet hall of Saint Stanislaus Kostka Church, located on the corner of Ray Street and Lanza Avenue in Garfield. The menu includes salad, relish tray, all you can eat beefsteak, dessert, coffee, tea, and soda. The legendary Hap Nightengale will prepare the beefsteak. Contact Frankie Puzio at 973-478-4288 or any association member for tickets.

Kosciuszko Tribute Ceremony
PENNSYLVANIA
The Annual Tribute Ceremony honoring American Revolutionary War Hero and Freedom Fighter for Poland, General Thaddeus Kosciuszko, marking the 267th Anniversary of his birth, will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013 – 12 Noon at the Holiday Inn Hotel Ballroom, 4th & Arch Streets in Historic Philadelphia sponsored by the Polish American Congress Eastern Pennsylvania District. A luncheon will follow the ceremony. For additional information or luncheon reservations call the: Polish American Congress at (215) 739-3408 or call the Polish American Cultural Center, Monday through Friday between 9 A.M. and 5 P.M. at (215) 922-1700.

MSH 70th Anniversary Dinner Dance
NEWJERSEY
Come celebrate Most Sacred Heart of Jesus School’s 70th Anniversary Dinner Dance “Memories Start Here”, 7:30 pm on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at the Most Sacred Heart Great Hall, 127 Paterson Avenue, Wallington. For tickets or more information contact Carol Puzio 201-935-0273  or Elizabeth Wargacki 973-445-3285 or ekwargacki@merchantsalarm.com

Annual Founder’s Day Banquet
PENNSYLVANIA
The Polish Police Association of Philadelphia will hold their Annual Founder’s Day Banquet on Saturday, February 9th at the Kings’ Caterers II, 4010 New Falls Road, Bristol from 6 to midnight. Continuous music by Plus Five Orchestra and Rick Gazda Band. Cocktail hour, surf n’ turf, sit-down dinner and a 6 hour open bar. For more information call Edward McCloskey 215-425-4783.

St. Peter’s Haven Needs Your Help
NEWJERSEY
Winter is here and the snow and cold are upon us. The holidays have past, leaving us with fond memories but St. Peter’s Haven still needs your support to continue to function, feed, house and provide for the needy of our community. Your help is essential year round to help fill the food pantry shelves as it consistently expands its schedule to provide help for the hungry and homeless. The Haven was founded 25 years ago, provides transitional shelter for homeless families and is home to one of the few pantries in our area. It’s mission is to provide shelter, support and care for those in crisis. The pantry currently assists over 800 persons each month. St. Peter’s Haven is a year round operation always in need donations either in the form of food, corporate collections or monetary contributions. The clients of the pantry live day to day and rely on the generosity of people like you who donate.  If you would like to donate or volunteer, please call the office at 973-546-3406 or email us at stpetershaven@yahoo.com. The Haven is a Ministry of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church and is located at 380 Clifton Avenue, Clifton. We are an all inclusive Episcopal Church supporting many initiatives including St. Peter’s Haven. Come out and support a great new event as we join together as a community to keep the love alive.

ESL Class At Passaic Public Library
NEWJERSEY
An English as a Second Language class will be held at the Reid Memorial Branch Library, 80 Third Street, Passaic, Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. until noon, from January 28 through April 9, 2013. Registration will take place Thursday mornings, from 10 a.m. to noon, by appointment only, beginning immediately, until the class is filled, at Reid Memorial Branch Library, 80 Third Street, Passaic, or at the Passaic Public Library, 195 Gregory Avenue, Passaic. There is a $50 non-refundable fee which must be paid at the time of registration. No checks will be accepted. To make an appointment or for more information, call (973)470-0039.

BIRTHDAY WISHES

NEWJERSEY – Birthday wishes to Ewa Bronowicz of Manhattan who will celebrate her birthday on January 19th. Ewa is a columnist for the Post Eagle. Happy Birthday Ewa from your Mom, your friends and the Post Eagle Staff. STO LAT!

Happy 21st Birthday!
NEWJERSEY – Special birthday wishes to my niece Angelique Witmyer of Clifton, who will celebrate her 21st Birthday on January 20th. Happy Birthday Angelique from your mother Chris (Editor of the Post Eagle), your father Cliff (proprietor of Cliffhanger Productions, Rutherford, NJ), your grandparents Grabowski &Witmyers, uncles, aunts, relatives, friends, also Dylan and the Post Eagle Staff. STOLAT!

NEWJERSEY – Birthday wishes to Michele (Wilczynski) Babicz of Denville, daughter of Ed & Gloria Wilczynski who will celebrate her birthday on January 20th. Happy Birthday Michele from Mom, Dad, sister Nikki, your husband Rich and children (Adam “AJ” and Sammy), relatives, friends and the Post Eagle staff. STOLAT!

FLORIDA – Birthday wishes to Ceil Widmaier of Vero Beach, celebrating her birthday on January 16th. Happy Birthday from your family and friends at Bayway Polish Club and Vero Beach Polish Club. STOLAT!

FAN CLUBS

Jimmy Sturr Fan Club
Birthday Wishes to:
Irene Warnat, CT – 1/16. Karen Burns, NY; Mary Hughs, IL; Anthony Luttenberger, NJ; Rita Bradley, MO – 1/19. Joseph Csiki, CT; Arvin Gilbertson, MN – 1/20. Ted Kilareski, PA; Patricia Lannaville, MA – 1/21. Jacqueline Ruf, NY – 1/22.

Anniversary Wishes to: Martin & Millie Chichlowski, MA – 1/16. Paul & Muffie Freedman, CT – 1/17. Joe & Gigi Moisa, NY; John & Beatrice Lynch, FL – 1/18.