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Calendar 2-26-14

By on February 28, 2014

Eat For Our Vets!!!
NEW JERSEY – The 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Santa Maria Assembly #0633 is hosting a fundraiser at Stingers Classic Grill, 413 Paterson Avenue, Wallington, on Wednesday, February 26, between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and midnight.  Please inform the wait staff that you are supporting our vets through the Knights of Columbus.  Fifteen percent of all purchases will be donated to the Veterans Home in Paramus. For additional information, please contact Jack Davis, Jr. at 201-410-6513.

Free Seminar On Therapeutic Essential Oils
NEW JERSEY – A Free Seminar “Take Back Control Of Your Health” will be held on Sunday, March 2nd, 1:00 p.m., at the Polish Cultural Center, 1-3 Monroe St., Passic. Come to a FREE workshop on the use of Essential Oils to use for you and your family. The program will be presented in English by Natural Solutions specialist, Gigi Cioffi, describing the powers of doTERRA organic, therapeutic grade essential oils. Handouts – Doors prizes. For more information call 201-935-2807 or e-mail:

Paczki Dinner!
MARYLAND – Holy  Rosary Church invites everyone to a “PACZKI DINNER” on Sunday, March 2nd from 12 noon to 4:00 pm in the church hall. Hot dinner, beer, dancing and fresh homemade paczki. Music by DJ Joe. For more information call Christine Grabowski (410) 207-4502. The church is located at 408 S. Chester Street in Baltimore.

Weekly Bake Sales To Benefit Relay For Life
NEW JERSEY – Tri M Music Honor Society, a Clifton High School organization and a team in the Relay for Life, will be sponsoring bake sales every Friday at Clifton High School. Students and teachers are generously baking for this event in support of the team. For security reasons, the public is not able to enjoy the baked goods but can support this team with monetary donations. If you would like to support the team as they fight for a cure for cancer, please make your check payable to ACS Relay for Life, and mail it to Natalie Babiak c/o Clifton High School, 333 Colfax Avenue, Clifton, New Jersey 07013. The Relay for Life of Clifton will be held Saturday, May 31, 2014 2 PM to June 1, 2014 6 AM. Due to the renovations at Clifton Stadium, the RFL will be in a new location, which has not been determined yet. Visit for more information on the event. In keeping with the 10th birthday of the RFL Clifton, the theme this year is What A Difference A Decade Makes.

Mardi Gras Pasta Dinner
NEW JERSEY – The 8th Annual MARDI GRAS PASTA DINNER sponsored by St. Theresa Women’s Club of St. Adalbert’s, Elizabeth, New Jersey will be held on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:30 P.M.  Dinner includes unlimited baked ziti, meatballs, salad, homemade desserts, and coffee, tea, and soda  There will be a gift raffle to benefit the Knitting and Crocheting Ministry that provides hand made items for babies and palliative care patients at Trinitas Medical Center.  Tickets will be on sale after all Masses. To purchase tickets or for further informations, contact Doris Polewczak (908-355-4832) or Kathy Skrupskis (908-965-1727).

Annual Card Party Fundraiser
NEW YORK – COME ONE, COME ALL! In anticipation to attending and participating in the 50th International Convention of the Polish Singers Alliance of America hosted by District IV of Detroit, MI to be held May 22nd through 25th, 2014 at the Double Tree Hilton for  Dearborn, Michigan, JUTRZENKA SINGING SOCIETY #226 – PSAA will be holding its ANNUAL CARD PARTY FUNDRAISER on SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 2014 from 2 – 6 pm in the lower school hall of Our Lady of Czestochowa – St. Casimir Parish located at 183 25th Street in Brooklyn, NY. The chorus  promises and afternoon of camaraderie, friendship and  laughter with prizes and “surprizes” galore. For information and/or to make reservations, call 718-748-3699, 516-568-0367 or 718 720-6089.

Fish n’ Chips Fundraiser
NEW JERSEY – The General Pulaski Memorial Parade Committee of St. Theresa, Linden, will hold a “FISH N’ CHIPS FUNDRAISER” on Sunday, March 16th from 1 to 3 p.m. at St. Theresa’s School Hall, 705 Clinton St., Linden. All proceeds to benefit the 2014 Linden Contingent in the General Pulaski Memorial Day Parade in NYC. For tickets please contact Danny (908) 925-2309 or email:

Learn Polish Language & Polish Culture
NEW JERSEY – You can join my Polish classes on Monday and Thursday evenings in Rahway, NJ! Classes for all ages begin the first week of March and run for 14 weeks. Inspirational and affordable program! Free classes for priests, nuns and catechists! – Anna, creative Polish teacher (732) 325 7779 (c)

PUC Announces Scholarships
NEW JERSEY – The Polish University Club of New Jersey (PUCNJ) announces its scholarships for the upcoming school year.  The PUCNJ was originally  conceived in 1928  by a group of Polish-American college graduates who had an interest in helping  the young Polonians of NJ.  In the beginning it was with essays for the lower school students and then it was decided to help those at the university level. These scholarships are for New Jersey residents who will have completed their sophomore year at an accredited college/university  or who have graduated from an accredited Junior College. The student must have a minimum GPA of 2.8, complete an essay, a personal interview, FASFA report and have 2 letters of recommendation. Since 1941 over 500 students have received financial help from the PUCNJ.The application can be found in Financial Aid Offices and on line at www.PUCNJ.ORG.  Deadline for the scholarship application is March 21st.  This is a one time award.

Thrift Shop
NEW JERSEY – St John Lutheran Church in Passaic will hold a Thrift Shop on Saturday, March 1, from 9:30 am to 1 pm featuring gently used clothing, household items and toys at very low cost.  The church is at 140 Lexington Avenue.  For information call the church office at 973-779-1166 or Margaret at 973-777-0322.

Bus Trip To Mt. Airy Lodge
NEW JERSEY – On Monday, March 3, come and enjoy a day at the beautiful Mt. Airy Lodge and Casino with the Rosary Confraternity of Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Church.  The bus will leave from in front of the church at 9:00 a.m. sharp, returning at approximately 5:30 p.m.  The price includes bus transportation, a $25 free slots play, and a $10 food voucher. Payment is due when the reservation is booked.  For information, call Ginny Topolski at 201-715-2087.



NEW JERSEY – Double celebration at the Niemiec home in Point Pleasant. Cas Niemiec will celebrate her birthday on March 3rd, and Cassie & her husband George will celebrate their “43rd” Wedding Anniversary on March 6th. Happy Birthday &  Congratulations from your family, relatives, friends and me (Val). STO LAT!


Happy “65th” Wedding Anniversary!

CONNECTICUT – Ed & Irene Satkowski of Newington will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on February 26, 2014. Ed and Irene were married at the Holy Cross Church in New Britain by the late Father Benedict Sutala. Ed and Irene both retired in 1987, Ed from the Hartford Courant as Credit Manager, and Irene from the State of Connecticut Labor Department. Ed & Irene have four children; Elaine Bruemmer, Steven and Richard Satkowski and Cathy Scallion, five grandchildren; Denise Carter, Stacey Riley, Nicole and Trevor Satkowski and Ryan Scallion; three great grandchildren; Andrew Carter, MacKenzie and Callie Riley. The family will gather at the Polish National Home in Hartford to celebrate this milestone.