Polish University Club of NJ Elections
NEW JERSEY – The Polish University Club of New Jersey recently held election of officers for the upcoming year, 2013-2014. Those elected were: Joseph Brazinski, President; Casmir Drygas and Rodney Koza, Co-First Vice Chairmen; Carolyn Hamming, Second Vice Chairman; Wesley Warchol, Treasurer; Walter Urbielewicz, Secretary: Wojtek Welenc, Sgt. at Arms and Stanley Mruk, Historian with Peter Pietrucha, Honorary Historian. This professional organization was founded in 1928 with the plan to help with the education of Polish American youth from New Jersey. The primary goal of the PUC of NJ is to provide scholarships to undergraduate students. For more information on membership or scholarships, the organization can be contacted at 177 Broadway in Clark, NJ or at WWW.PUCNJ.org.
Rev. Leon S. Aniszczyk Celebrates 40th Anniversary
NEW JERSEY – Fr. Leon S. Aniszczyk, Pastor of St. Mary of Czestochowa Church in Bound Brook, celebrated his 40th Anniversary of the Priesthood on May 26, 2013. A special Mass was held followed by a catered reception in the School Hall. He was ordained on May 27, 1973 in the Diocese of Lomza by Bishop Alexander Moscicki. Father Leon came to the United States in 1982, where he served several parishes in Philadelphia and then in the Diocese of Metuchen. On June 10, 2003, Fr. Leon was appointed Administrator of St. Mary of Czestochowa Parish and on August 27, 2004, was appointed Pastor.
NEW JERSEY – Holy Cross Church of Woodland Park will hold a Flea Market with outside vendors – antiques, electronics, toys & more – on June 1st from 9 am to 4 pm. The church is located at 220 Browertown Road. Vendors can rent space for $20 per table. For more information call Elaine 973-838-4246 or Penni 973-768-7917.
Church Yard Sale
NEW JERSEY – The Wallington Presbyterian Church will hold a Spring Yard Sale on Saturday, June 1st from 9 am to 3 pm. Bake Sale and Food Table on site. Vendors wanted. Spaces: $20, bring own table. The church is located at Paterson Ave. & Union Blvd. Call 973-764-0306 for more information.
NEW JERSEY – The Church of the Transfiguration, 135 Hathaway St., Wallington will hold its “GIFT AUCTION” on Sunday, June 2nd. Doors open 1 p.m. Auction starts 2:30 p.m. Donations are needed, please bring your new items to the church hall on Sunday between 10 & 11 a.m. or call Linda 201-791-9272 for pick-up. For additional information, you can call Linda or Father Senior Gregory 973-779-4329.
Polish Parish Festival
PENNSYLVANIA – The Annual Polish Parish Festival of St. Mary’s Church, 250 S. 12th Street, Reading, will be held on Sunday, June 2nd from 10 am to 2 pm. Music, Polish food, games and much more. Rain or Shine. For information call Shelly 610-376-6321.
Annual Polish Festival
PENNSYLVANIA – The Annual Polish Festival of St. Mary’s Parish, West Elm & Oak Streets, Conshohocken, will be held on Sunday, June 9th from 12 to 6 pm. Music by the Naturalistics Band. Polish kitchen, games, and much more. For more information call 610-828-0260.
Carnival At St. Stans
NEW JERSEY – ST. STANISLAUS KOSTKA CHURCH, 225 MacArthur Ave, Sayreville will be holding their annual Carnival from June 19th to June 22nd. The hours are 6 to 10 pm on Wednesday & Thursday, and 5 to 11 pm on Friday and Saturday. Fish Fry on Friday will start at 5 pm. Pre-sale discounted ride tickets are available. There will be nightly entertainment. Chances for a Best Buy $1,000.00 Gift Card and a PNC Bank Arts Center VIP package will be sold. For information please call the parish office at 732-254-0212.
Hospice Offers Bereavement Support
NEW JERSEY – Passaic Valley Hospice will be offering a Bereavement Support Group on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8:00 p.m. beginning June 5th. The group will meet for seven weekly sessions ending on July 17th, at 783 Riverview Drive, just south of Route 46 in Totowa. The group provides understanding and support through the grieving process. To register or for more information, please call Richard Sharber, Bereavement Coordinator at Passaic Valley Hospice (973) 256-4636, ext. 7406.
Disney’s The Little Mermaid Trip Planned
NEW JERSEY – Join the Clifton Recreation Department at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn for a presentation of “The Little Mermaid” on Wednesday, June 5th. Event takes place at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn on Wednesday, June 5th. The bus will leave from City Hall at 5:30 p.m. (show time is 7 p.m). and return to City Hall at 10:30 p.m. The fee includes transportation, supervision and the performance. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are limited and on a first come first-served basis. Tickets can be purchased at the Clifton Recreation Dept., 900 Clifton Ave, City Hall 2nd Floor. For more information, call the Recreation Dept. (973) 470-5956.
Friends of Athenia Veterans Pig Roast
NEW JERSEY – The 4th Annual FAV Pig Roast will be held on Sunday, June 2nd from 1 to 6 p.m. – rain or shine – at the Athenia Veterans Post, 147 Huron Ave., Clifton. The event is sponsored by the Friends of Athenia Veterans. The menu also includes burgers, hot dogs, homemade salads, corn on the cob, beer and soda. There will be a DJ and Karaoke, plus games and prizes. Tickets are $20 if purchased before the event and $25 at the door. Children 12 and under 1/2 price (3 & under FREE). For more information call 973-778-0931. Proceeds for future improvements to AVP.
FLORIDA – Birthday wishes to Jan (Lewan) Lewandowski of West Palm Beach, who will celebrate his birthday on June 4th. Happy Birthday from your family, relatives, friends, and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!
NEW JERSEY – Birthday wishes to Cliff Witmyer of Pompton Lakes, Proprietor of Cliffhanger Productions in Rutherford, NJ, who will celebrate his birthday on June 3rd. Happy Birthday from your daughter Angelique, your parents, relatives, friends and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!
MASSACHUSETTS – Anniversary wishes to Stanley & Annette Golembewski of Somerset celebrating their 54th Wedding Anniversary on May 30th. Mrs. Golembewski is the former Annette Hubert. (She is also a Post Eagle columnist – Annie’s Pondering Puzzles featured each week). Staś & Annie are producers of “Polka Time”, a weekly public access television program of Polka music, song & dance. Congratulations & Best Wishes from your children, grandchildren, relatives, friends, and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!
Jimmy Sturr Fan Club
BIRTHDAY WISHES to: Florence Gradzki, NJ; Helene Turner, NY – 6/2. Rick Tomczyk, OH; Raymond Rzewuski, MA – 6/5.
ANNIVERSARY WISHES to: Vic & Joan Ference, NJ – 5/30. Jerry & Linda Geisler, IA – 6/5.