Calendar 2-6-13

By on February 2, 2013

Piano Recital Featuring Krystian Tkaczewski
CONNECTICUT
– The Polish Cultural Center at the Polish National Home presents world renowned concert pianist Krystian Tkaczewski in a romantic recital of music of Chopin and various Russian composers. The event will take place on Friday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Polish National Home’s Grand Ballroom, 60 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford.  There is free parking and the event is handicapped accessible. Refreshments will be served following the recital. Delicious meals will also be available for purchase in the Polish National Home’s Dining Room before the recital.  Please call 860.247.1784 for ticket reservations, restaurant reservations or further information.

PNA Lodge 3216 Announcements
FLORIDA
– The PNA Lodge 3216 – Florida announces a meeting of Council 210 on Saturday, February 9th (10:30 am) at Polonia Restaurant, 750 S. Hwy 17-92, Longwood, and on Thursday, February 14th (12 noon) a General Business Meeting will be held at Marks Street Center, 99 E. Marks Street, Orlando. Contact Al Schwarz, President 407-790-9068 for more information. Visit the website at http://pnalodge3216.wordpress.com/

RI Scholarship Application Deadline
RHODE ISLAND
– The Rhode Island Polonia Scholarship Foundation will be awarding several scholarships of $1000 each to high school seniors who will be attending college in Fall 2013. Application submission deadline is February 15, 2013. Candidates must be of Polish-American descent, a resident of Rhode Island, or a member of a Rhode Island Polish-American organization. Applications and additional information are available online by going to www.polishscholarshipsri.org

Rhode Island Polonia Fundacja po raz kolejny będzie przyznawać stypendia dla młodzieży rozpoczynającej studia w jesieni tego roku. Aplikacje mozna składać do 15-go lutego, 2013! Więcej informacji na stronie fundacji: www.polishscholarshipsri.org .

Raise Some Dough At UNO’s
NEW JERSEY
Book A Cure, a team in the Relay for Life Clifton, will be partnering with UNO’s Chicago Grill, 426 Route 3 West in Clifton for a fundraising event on February 12th; trying to find a way to “raise some dough.” Dine in or take out – all day and night – and UNO’s will generously donate a % of your pre-tax bill to their team. Please come and enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner and support the team. Please visit www.relayfor life.org/cliftonnj and click on fundraisers; print out the coupon needed to present to your server. The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a celebration of hope and survivorship. Team members take turns walking or running on the track all day and all night to fight cancer. Cancer never sleeps and neither do the teams. The annual Relay for Life of Clifton is set for Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Clifton Stadium. The RFL 2013 theme will find us all in LAS VEGAS. Don’t bet on cancer, bet on a CURE. For more information about Relay for Life Clifton visit www.relayforlife.org/cliftonnj.  If you need information on the services provided by ACS please visit cancer.org.

Grandparents As Parents (GAP) Meeting
NEW JERSEY
-  If you are a grandparent or kinship caregiver caring for children whose parents are unable or unwilling to do so, you are invited to attend the Grandparents as Parents (GAP) of Passaic County meeting on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 9:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Paterson Public Library, 250 Broadway, Assembly Room, Paterson, NJ. At this meeting, the guest speaker will be John D. Givens from the Passaic County of Human Services. For more information or to attend the meeting, contact Mary Osinski at William Paterson University via email osinskim@wpunj.edu or 973 720-3690.

Pasta Dinner
NEW JERSEY
– Holy Cross Church & Passaic Valley UNICO invite all to a Pasta Dinner on Sunday, February 24th at Holy Cross Church, 222 Browertown Road, Woodland Park. Time: 12 – 2 pm. For reservations call Dominick 973-703-6473 or Holy Cross Church 973-256-4888. Dessert, soda, water, coffee provided. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Annual Chopin Concert
PENNSYLVANIA
– On Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2:00 PM the Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia will be sponsoring their 46th Annual Chopin Concert at Holy Family University, Technology Education Center located at 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114 in the North East Section of Philadelphia.  A reception follows the recital to meet the guest pianist. Guest pianist is: Krystian Tkaczewski, described as a Polish Virtuoso. Born in Tarnow, Poland and recipient of numerous awards. For ticket reservation please contact Debbie Majka at 215-627-1391.

Two Milestones For Rev. Canon Anthony D. Iwuc
RHODE ISLAND – The Reverend Canon Anthony D. Iwuc, Pastor Emeritus of St. Joseph Parish in Central Falls, will celebrate two milestones in 2013. On May 26th, he will celebrate the Diamond Jubilee (60th Anniversary) of his ordination to the priesthood on May 30, 1953. On Sunday, February 24th, he will celebrate his 85th birthday with a concelebrated Mass of Thanksgiving at St. Joseph Church at 11 a.m. Following the Sacred Banquet in the church, the celebration will continue with a Birthday Banquet in the Parish Social Center. Everyone is cordially invited to join in the celebration. However, reservations for the banquet are necessary and must be made by February 17th. For more information call Rev. Iwuc at 401-273-4309 or email:
adiwuc@yahoo.com

Annual Valentine Penny Social
MASSACHUSETTS
– The Annual Valentine Penny Social sponsored by Holy Cross Parish, Polish National Catholic Church, Ware will be held on Sunday, February 10 in the church hall. Doors open at 12:00 noon; Social commences at 1:00 pm. 1 cent. 5 cent and 10 cent tables with prizes will be featured as well as filled baskets, games for all, and other tables with gifts. ‘Snacks and refreshments will be available all afternoon. Home baked pastry with a large assortment can be purchased. Following the Social, cake and coffee will be served to all attendees. Every year a sizeable gathering of supporters attend and enjoy the fellowship. Heading the Penny Social Committee are two dedicated ladies, Evelyn Mongeau and Phyllis Laska assisted by parish volunteers.Many, many hearts will be an attraction (chocolate hearts) to be won and enjoyed by those in attendance and possibly shared with them. Looking forward to seeing many of our supporters and possibly others from out-of town and state.

BIRTHDAY WISHES

MASSACHUSETTS – Belated Birthday wishes to Natalie Szufnarowski of Lowell, who celebrated her birthday on February 3rd. Wishes from your husband Stanley, your family, relatives, friends, and the Post Eagle staff. STO LAT!

NEW JERSEY – Happy Birthday on February 8 to my wife Jean Marczak of Toms River and Cape May, N.J. from husband Ted. Best Wishes from brother Robert and wife Carol Mularz, Nephews Edward and Matthew. STO LAT!

NEW JERSEY – Birthday wishes to Joan Tarnalicki of Colonia, celebrating her birthday on February 10th. Happy Birthday from your husband John, son Johnnie, daughter Jean, granddaughters Nicole & Jennifer, friends and officers & directors of the Bayway Polish Club. STO LAT!