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CALENDAR 5-1-13

By on April 29, 2013

Constitution Day Mass & Youth Program
PENNSYLVANIA
– The Polish American Congress – Polish Constitution Day Mass & Youth Program will be held on Sunday, May 5th at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Ferry Road, Doylestown. Mass 12:30 p.m. Youth Program 2:30 p.m. For information call 215-739-3408.

“Polish Dinner”
MASSACHUSETTS
– St. Valentine’s Polish National Catholic Church, 127 King Street, Northampton, MA will hold its sixth annual “Polish Dinner” on Sunday, May 5, at noon in the Parish Hall. The menu will consist of traditional Polish fare (Golabki, Pierogi, Cabbage with Spareribs, Kielbasa, Ham and more). The St. Joseph’s Polish Dance group from Westfield, MA has again been invited and will entertain performing traditional Polish Dances. For further information and reservations, please call the Rectory Office at 413-584-0133.

Polish American Club of Toms River Events
NEW JERSEY
-  The next meeting of the Polish American Club of Toms River will be held on Saturday, May 4 at 1:00 pm at the First Aid Squad on Garfield Avenue in Toms River. On May 19, 2013, the “Member of the Year” Spring Dance will be held at the Clarion Hotel at 12 noon with the Chet Kayer Band providing the music. Please call Jean Plonka at 732-349-9842 for information and tickets. You do not have to be a member to attend this dance.

Elite Heat Boxing Tournament
NEW JERSEY
– On Thursday, May 3rd, the 3rd annual Elite Heat Boxing Tournament will take place at Trenton High School. The Tournament will feature the top amateurs from all over the country and is open to any boxer 8 years old and up. Late registration will take place on May 2nd between 7 am and 9 pm. The weigh INS will take place on May 3rd between 7 am and 1 pm.  Later that day at 3 pm will be the coaches and draw meeting with the prelims and quarterfinals beginning at 6 pm. On May 4th at noon The Quarterfinals and the Semi Finals will take place. The Tournament will conclude on Sunday, May 5th with the finals in all classes beginning at 11 am. Boxers and Coaches can download the application at www.eliteheatgym.com Trenton High School is located at 400 Chambers Street, Trenton, NJ 08601.

Paramus Catholic Presents “Little Shop of Horrors”
NEW JERSEY
– Paramus Catholic High School presents the hit broadway musical, Little Shop of Horrors.  Music by Alan Menken.  Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman. Members of the community are invited to attend.  Dates of the performance: Friday, May 3rd, 7:30 pm; Saturday, May 4th, 7:30 pm; Sunday, May 5th, 2:00 pm. The play will be held at the Paramus Catholic High School Auditorium, 425 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652. For tickets or more information please call the school at 201-445-4466.

Come Visit The Kosciuszko Room
CONNECTICUT
– The Kosciuszko (Polish-American) Historical Society, Inc. of the Valley: Ansonia – Derby – Shelton – Seymour, Connecticut at the General David Humphrey’s House Museum cordially invites you to visit the “Kosciuszko Room”, located at 37 Elm Street in Ansonia, CT 06401. For more information or visiting hours call (203) 735-1908 or check out the website: www.derbyhistorical.org  You can also contact Mr. Joseph Wardzala (one of the founders of the room) at 203-732-5886, e-mail: jdwardzala@comcast.net (The Kosciuszko Room was established in 1980).

Friends of the Shelter Fundraiser
NEW JERSEY
– Visit Chicago Uno’s on Route 3 in Clifton, NJ on Thursday, May 2! A percentage of all proceeds will go towards the Friends of the Shelter. For more information call 973-470-5936 or visit www.cliftonanimalshelter.com .

Cooking For A Cure Competition
NEW JERSEY
-  Team Party Starts Here invites all professional and amateur cooks and bakers to their Cooking for a Cure Competition on May 4, from 7 to 9:30 PM at the Clifton Moose Lodge, 1268 Main Ave., Clifton. Competitors will be competing under their respective skill level in signature entrees and desserts. All entrants must register by signing and submitting a registration and release form. Contact Kim Castellano at powerof1ccom@gmail.com or 201-328-2326 for the complete packet for this competition. Attendees are asked for a donation of $15. or $25. per couple and will be the judges of the delicious entrees and desserts. To attend, make your check payable to the American Cancer Society and mail to Cooking for a Cure, c/o Power of One Christian Coaching and Outreach Ministries, PO Box 6080, Clifton, NJ 07015. Contact Kim Castellano at the above email address and phone number to be in the competition or purchase tickets. The Relay for Life of Clifton will be held Saturday, June 8 2 PM to  Sunday, June 9 6 AM.

Soup Making Class
MICHIGAN – Our Lady of Mount Carmel Polish Heritage Group in Wyandotte will hold a Szczaw (Sour Leaf) Soup Making Class on Saturday, May 4th. Class will be held at 2 p.m. in the OLMC Social Hall/Gym. Space is limited. Classes must be pre-paid. Call the rectory 734-284-9135 for more information and cost. Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish is located at 976 John Paul II Avenue, Wyandotte, MI 48192. Visit www.ourladyofmountcarmel.org.

All You Can Eat Beefsteak At Passaic Polish Home
NEW JERSEY – Attention to all who remember dancing at the Polish Peoples Home in Passaic, New Jersey on Saturday or Sunday evening. Whether you attended the regular weekend dances, were a Miss Polonia or Grand Marshal for the Annual Pulaski parade, or had your wedding reception here, WE ARE STILL OPEN AND ENTERTAINING a new crowd of supporters. We, the Polish Peoples Home Inc., trading as the Polish American Cultural Center, are sponsoring an all you can eat BEEFSTEAK on Wednesday, May 22, 6:30 PM. Our address is the same 1-3 Monroe Street, Passaic, New Jersey. Tickets can be purchased by calling Barbara Ann Novak-Lissi at 973-916-1957 or President Artur Sroka at 973-473-6619. Renew your memories with us, see you at the Beefsteak.

A “Bark For Life” Event
NEW JERSEY
– The Relay for Life of Clifton/Passaic Valley are sponsoring a Bark for Life.  The event will be held at Barbour’s Pond in Garret Mountain Reservation on Saturday, May 4 from 9-1 PM. Rain date is Sunday, May 5. Bark for Life is a non-competitive dog walk that gives dog owners and their four-legged friends an opportunity to raise funds to help the American Cancer Society save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.  So bring your best canine friend and join us for a fun-filled day starting at 9 AM with registration and refreshments, followed by the opening ceremony at 10AM. At 10:30 AM there will be a survivor lap for any dog that is a cancer survivor. Demonstrations, games and contests will fill the day as well. The fee is $20.00 per registered dog and only one dog per adult. Dogs must be leashed. Visit www.relayforlife.org/passaicvalleynj for more information on the Bark for Life. The annual Relay for Life of Clifton will be held at Clifton Stadium on June 8, 2013 2 PM to June 9, 2013 6 AM.  For more information about Relay For Life, visit www.relayforlife.org/cliftonnj .

BIRTHDAY WISHES

NEW JERSEY – Birthday wishes to my cousin Suzanne Grabowski of Neptune, celebrating her birthday on May 7th. Happy Birthday from your Dad and family, relatives, friends and the Grabowski clan up North. Sto Lat!

NEW JERSEY – Birthday wishes to Joseph E. Gore of Clifton, who will celebrate his birthday on May 2nd. Happy Birthday from your wife Eugenia, your family, relatives, friends and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!

 

ANNIVERSARY WISHES

MASSACHUSETTS – Happy 55th Wedding Anniversary wishes are going out to Happy Louie & Julcia of Wilbraham on May 3rd. With God’s blessings and love from their entire family, 8 grandchildren, and many Polka friends. Sto Lat!

 

FAN CLUBS

Jimmy Sturr Fan Club

BIRTHDAY WISHES to: Maurice Lord, PA – 5/2. Mary Werstein, MI – 5/3. Mildred Davis, MA; Naoma Morgan, PA; Reta Mattison, OK – 5/4. Rosemary Chodkiewicz, NJ; Doris Urbanovitch, MA – 5/5. Betty Stareck, AZ; Diane Uzwack, NJ; Shirley Butcavage, PA – 5/6. Richard Kozacko, NY – 5/7. Nilda Pedroncelli, CT; Rosie Plummer, MO – 5/8.

ANNIVERSARY WISHES to: Paul & Marlene Rudisill, PA – 5/2. Albert & Nancy Raho, PA – 5/5. Ted Kilareski, PA – 5/6.