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By on May 27, 2014

Nutritional / Traditional: Wisdom In Polish Foods
NEW YORK – The next general meeting of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Professional Women’s Association will be held on Thursday, May 29th, at Basia Konopka’s PRINCESS MANOR, located at 92 Nassau Avenue, Brooklyn, NY11222. For more information call (718) 389-6965. Their featured speaker – at 7:00 pm – will be Annie Hauck-Lawson, PhD., R.D., M.C. on the topic:  NUTRITIONAL / TRADITIONAL: WISDOM IN POLISH FOODS. Please come with your family and friends. Free Admission – Open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Conversation About Ukraine & Poland At KF
NEW YORK – POLAND/UKRAINE 2014 – Will Russia invade Ukraine? Can Ukrainians compromise and unite behind a new president and government? Will Ukraine split and lose territory to the Russian Federation? What are the United States and the European Union doing to avert more bloodshed? How has Poland been working to avert further tragedy in Ukraine? These and other matters will be discussed by our speakers, Adrian Karatnycky of the Atlantic Council and John S. Micgiel, newly-elected President of the KF. The event will take place on Tuesday, May 27th at 6:00 p.m. The evening will conclude with a small reception. Free and open to the public – RSVP at or (212)734-2130. KF is located at 15 East 65th Street, NYC 10065.

Pampered Chef Fundraiser
NEW JERSEY – The Pink Ladies, a Relay for Life Team invites you support their team with a purchase from the newest fundraising catalog from Pampered Chef and a portion of your order will be donated to their team during the month of May. Please use the following link, and it will connect you to the fundraising page for Angelina Piasenti. Place your order and pay via your credit card. This simple process will support the team and their mission to continue the fight. Your order will be delivered to your hostess. The Relay for Life of Clifton is Saturday, May 31, 2014, 4 PM to Sunday, June 1, 2014 6 AM. Please join us to celebrate. “What a Difference a Decades Makes” as the RFL Clifton enjoys their 10th birthday party. Visit for more information about this event. Help us continue the fight.

Communication & Conflict Resolution Talk
– Local author, counselor and life coach Paul Wider, MA, will hold “Communication & Conflict Resolution Skills for Relationships” on Tuesday, May 27 at 7 pm, at the Louis Bay 2nd Library, 345 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne. Wider will discuss techniques to enhance communication skills in general as well as resolve conflicts with spouses and other people in our lives (at home, work etc.). All are welcome. Register online on the events calendar at or call 973-427-5745 ext. 15.

Grandparents As Parents Meeting
NEW JERSEY – If you are a grandparent or kinship caregiver caring for children whose parents are unable or unwilling to do so or an interested agency or legislative person, you are invited to attend the Grandparents as Parents (GAP) Passaic County meeting on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 9:15-11:30 a.m. at the Murphy Apt Senior Building, 14-34 E. Monroe Street, Passaic, NJ. Dr. Alex Blanco, Mayor of the City of Passaic, NJ will give opening remarks and Chana Simmonds, MSW LCSW, Psychotherapist and Certified Sex Therapist will give a presentation on “Sexuality in the 21st Century.”     For more information or directions to the meeting, contact Glenny Candelaria or Mary Osinski, Project Coordinator at William Paterson University via email or 973-720-3690.

A Roman Banquet – Team Smile Fundraiser
NEW JERSEY – Team Smile, a team walking in the Relay For Life, Clifton will host a Roman Banquet fundraiser on Friday, May 29 6-10 PM at The Bethwood 38 Lackawanna Ave., Totowa. So suit up for a joust, and enjoy a fantastic night of great food, music, dunk tank, pie eating contest and a tricky tray. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Amy at 973 981-7213 or The annual Relay For Life of Clifton will be held at Clifton High School on May 31, 2014 2 PM to June 1, 2014 6 AM. Team members take turns walking or running on the track all day and all night to fight cancer. The Relay of Life Clifton is celebrating its 10th birthday, so the theme is What a Difference a Decade Makes. Join us and be a part of “Celebrating More Birthdays”. For more information about Relay For Life, visit If you need information on the services provided by ACS please visit

Lambert Castle Concert Series Presents…
NEW JERSEY – On Sunday, May 25th at 5pm in Lambert Castle (home of the Passaic County Historical Society) at 3 Valley Road, Paterson NJ; the Central Jersey Symphony Orchestra will be returning to perform as a part of the Lambert Castle Concert Series. Founded in 1970 as the Somerset County College Orchestra, in 2002 the CJSO re-organized as an independent nonprofit organization. The mission of the Central Jersey Symphony is to enrich the community by inspiring a love of music through exciting performances, innovative programming, and educational outreach. Seating is limited, no reservations will be taken. This performance is a part of the 2014 Lambert Castle Concert Series. Featuring local musicians and a variety of musical genres, all concerts are performed in the beautiful atmosphere that is Lambert Castle. Check our website for a complete listing of performances and dates ( For admission price and more information on special events such as this one, visit the Passaic County Historical Society’s website at or call (973) 247-0085.

Midtown Men Trip Rescheduled
NEW JERSEY – Join the Clifton Recreation Department for a musical performance by The Midtown Men at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, New Jersey on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. This trip has been rescheduled from April 25th so if you didn’t purchase tickets, now is your chance. These four charismatic vocalists took the musical theater world by storm in one of the biggest hits of all times – Jersey Boys. Together again as The Midtown Men, they make their debut with a polished production that showcases some of the biggest hits of the 1960’s: “Can’t Buy Me Love”, “Up on the Roof, “Happy Together”, “California Dreaming” and more. The bus will leave from City Hall at 6:45 p.m. (show time is 8:00 p.m.) and return to City Hall approximately 10:30 p.m. The fee is $55.00 per person and includes: transportation, supervision, Prelude Concert in the lobby by The Cameos, and the main performance. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are limited and on a first come, first-served basis. Purchase tickets at the Clifton Recreation Department, 900 Clifton Ave, City Hall 2nd Floor. For more information, call the Recreation Department at (973) 470-5956.


MASSACHUSETTS – Special birthday wishes to Anne Golembewski of Somerset, our Post Eagle “Annie’s Pondering Puzzles” columnist, who will celebrate her birthday on May 24th. Happy Birthday Annie from your husband Stas and family, your relatives, friends, and the Post Eagle staff. STO LAT!