Annual Family Chicken Barbecue
NEW JERSEY – The Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Dept. is hosting their “32nd Annual Family Chicken Barbecue” from 12 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 20th at the Pleasant Plains Volunteer Firehouse, 40 Clayton Ave., Toms River. Last serving of chicken: 6 p.m. Rain or Shine – Inside seating and outside tents! Live music, fire truck rides, pony rides, raffles, face painting, local merchants expo and more. Purchase tickets at the firehouse any Thursday night or at the barbecue. For more information call 732-349-0808 Thurs. night or 732-664-2237 anytime.
Polish Festival “Dożynki”
PENNSYLVANIA – The Polish National Alliance – Council 171 will hold its annual Polish Festival “Dożynki” on Sunday, July 21st at Schnecksville Fire Co. Pavilion, Rt. 309, Schnecksville (north of Allentown). Gates open 11 a.m. Polish Mass 12 noon. Music by Joe Stanky & The Cadets, and the Reverse Band from New York. Refreshments available. For more information call Michael Pierzga 610-759-2775.
GAP Task Force Of Passaic County
NEW JERSEY – If you are a grandparent or relative caregiver raising other people’s children or an agency with an interest in participating with GAP, you are invited to attend the Grandparents as Parents (GAP) Planning Meeting to be held Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 9:15-11:30 a.m. at the Paterson Public Library, 250 Broadway – Assembly Room, Paterson, NJ. To let us know you will attend or for more information, contact Mary Osinski at William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ at email@example.com or 973-720-3690.
Clifton Veteran’s Parade Committee Beefsteak
NEW JERSEY – Clifton Veteran’s Parade Committee will hold a Beefsteak on Friday August 16, 6 PM, at The Clifton Boys and Girls Club, 181 Colfax Ave., Clifton. Beefsteak by Nightinggale’s includes: salad, beefsteak, beer, soda, coffee and dessert. All proceeds are used for the November Veteran’s Day Parade. Ad Book also available. For information contact Mr. John Biegel Jr. 973-519-0858 or Rosemary Trinkle Baran 862-668-9151. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Polish American Club of Toms River
NEW JERSEY – The Polish American Club of Toms River announces the following events: July 18 – Doolan’s Lawrence Welk Champagne Polka Tribute (Spring Lake, NJ), includes garden salad, choice of entre, coffee, tea, show, etc. October 23 – Polish Fest at the Royal Manor in Garfield, N.J. December 4 – Frankie Avalon’s Christmas Show at the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J. For information please call Janice Zwolinski at 732-240-0556 or Helen Gulya at 732-281-1422. Please note that you don’t have to belong to the club to attend any of these trips.
Treasure Swap Clothing Party & Art Auction
ILLINOIS – Council 27 of the Polish Womens Alliance of America is hosting a “TREASURE SWAP CLOTHING PARTY and ART AUCTION FOR CHARITY” on Saturday, July 13th from 10 am to 4 pm at Bo Padowskis Enchanted Garden, 9500 Greenwood Drive, Des Plaines. Here’s how it works: For every piece of women’s clothing, accessories (hats, scarfs, belts, shoes, etc.) outerwear, etc. that you bring, you get to select up to the same number of “new to you” items to take home. All items must be “gently used”, “like new” or new condition or they will not be accepted. It would be very much appreciated if clothing is brought on throw-away hangers so they look their best, but folded clothing will be accepted. Any items remaining at the end of the party, will be donated to the PAA (Polish American Association) to benefit victims of domestic abuse. Art Auction: All paintings will be exhibited in the morning and the auction will start at 2 pm. 50% of proceeds will be donated to “ANAWIM” the Shelter for the Poor. Complimentary wine & cheese will be served. All are welcome. For more information call Bo Padowski 847-420-4070 or Antoinette Trela 847-323-1005.
Ocean County Polish American Association
NEW JERSEY – Our club members meet on the second Friday of the month at the Firehouse on Commonwealth Blvd. at 12:30 p.m. The next planned meeting of the Ocean County Polish American Association will be held on July 13th. All are welcome. Our trip coordinator has the following events planned for 2013: a Polka Party is planned at Doolan’s Spring Lake on July 18th. Reservations for this planned luncheon and entertainment can be made at the meetings or by calling Ted Kessler at 609-693-3887. On August 10th, we are having our annual picnic. A bus trip to the Surflight Theater on August 15th, cost will include a Chinese Buffet lunch. Join us for “Hawaii in Atlantic City” on September 24th, cost includes the buffet, 3:30 p.m. show and $20 slot play. All bus transportation for the trips leave from the Quinn Hopping Funeral Home parking lot. Don’t forget to get your friends to join you for “Fran’s Polka Weekend” at Honor’s Haven Resort and Spa, located on Route 209 in Ellenville, New York. You will enjoy 25 hours of great Polka music featuring the Polka Family, Eddie Forman Orchestra, Dennis Polisky & The Maestro’s Men, Joe Stanky & His Cadets and other bands. The weekend includes 2 nights and 3 days at the resort, six gourmet meals, including two buffet breakfasts, four hour welcome party and open bar & buffet, various games and activities, and a beautiful Polka Mass. Contact Ted Kessler for more information at 609-693-3887. Hope to see you at our meeting on July 13th at 12:30 p.m.
GET WELL WISHES
NEW JERSEY – Get well wishes go out to John Wolf (DJ Wolfie) of Kearny who is convalescing after open heart surgery. All your friends and family, everyone at the Bayway, and the Post Eagle family wish you a speedy recovery. Our prayers go out to you, John!
NEW JERSEY – Birthday wishes to Dr. John Swidryk of Fair Haven, who will be celebrating his birthday on July 11th. Happy Birthday Doc from your family, relatives, friends, and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!
PENNSYLVANIA – Birthday wishes to Ed Dybicz of Swedesburg, who will celebrate his birthday on July 14th. Happy Birthday from your sister Manya, relatives, friends, Jean Grabowski and the Post Eagle staff. Sto Lat!
PENNSYLVANIA – Happy Anniversary to Mr. & Mrs. Buddy Stephani of Brodheadsville who will celebrate their “10th” Wedding Anniversary on July 12th. Mrs. Stephani is the former Stacy DeSanguine of Stroudsburg. Congratulations & Best Wishes from your children – Buddy Jr. and Sabrina, your families, relatives, friends and all your cousins out here in New Jersey. Sto Lat!
JIMMY STURR FAN CLUB
BIRTHDAY WISHES to: Harold Ban, MA; Kevin Becker, NY – 7/12. Cliff Lowen, CT; Pauline Zuzock, NJ; Virginia O’Shalkin, NJ; Judy Tolkacz, NY – 7/13. Anthony Sylvester, CT – 7/14. Sister Mary Roberta, NJ; Alice Campbell, CT – 7/17.
ANNIVERSARY WISHES to: Vasil & Joyce Peles, MA – 7/12. Marion Lipinski, OH – 7/15. Jim & Marcella Kalka, NY – 7/16. Tony & Elaine Palischak, PA; James & Nancy Brooks, CT – 7/17.