Polanki Newsletters

2016

December

Barbara Niemczycki’s Eulogy | Member Tidbits | Translation | Christmas in Polonia | Polanki’s Cultural Exhibit at Holiday Folk Fair: The Treasures of Poland’s Water | Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum | 

November

Sustaining Member Kim Swedowski Receives Award | The World Reacts to Andrej Wajda’s Death | Holiday Folk Fair Theme and a Request | Chopin’s Heart Secretly Exhumed | Volunteers Needed for Cultural Exhibit at Holiday Folk Fair | 

October

Kayaker Aleksander Doba | A Bit of Milwaukee Polish History | Scientists are on the Trail of the First Dinosaurs | Tadeusz Kosciuœzko’s Imieniny | How to Survive Everyday Life in Poland

September

Joyce Banachowski 1938 – 2016 | Hedy Rabiega 1939 – 2016 | The Other Pierogi Lady – Kasia | Stovewood Daze | Polonaise – The Royal Dance Every Polish Teenager Has To Master | 1050th Anniversary of Christianization of Poland]

June

Heddy Moskaluk Granted Life Membership | More Beautiful Churches | Volunteers Needed for New Cooking Classes at the Polish Center | 

May

12th Annual Pierogi Dinner – April 10, 2016 | Frances Barwinski 1931 – 2016 | Barbara Zakrzewska Borowiecki 1924 – 2016 | Polish Achievement Awards | Poland’s Most Beautiful Churches | 

April

Sophia Bruskiewitz 1927 – 2016 | Katyn: More Than a Massacre | Wojtek, the Polish Soldier-Bear at Monte Cassino! | Pawn Stars Pays Off Big Time | Poland’s Most Beloved Cartoon Character – Koziolek Matolek | 

February

Sophie Banisikowski 1920 – 2016 | Thank You!!! (Geraldine Reszel) | Eight Most Unusual Polish Folk Instruments | Poland Under Glass | 

January

New Lifetime Members | Laski Update | Three Kings Day | Polish Book Club | Trip to Polish Museum of America in Chicago | No Texting in Poland? |

2015

December

Christmas Decorating at the Polish Center | MILWAUKEE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERT FEATURES MUSIC BY HENRYK GÓRECKI | Holiday Folk Fair 2015 | Folk Fair 2015 | Polish Folk Art Continued | UWM Announces Summer Study in Poland |

November

Rita Michalak 1926-2015 | A Foreigner’s Guide to Polish Folk Art | Soup Festival 2015 | 

October

Current Polish Culture and Me | More Scandalous Histories of the Chopin Competition | Global Union Reviewed | 

September

Vera May Buczkowski 1917-2015 | Jean Sorenson 1938-2015 | Polish Fest Revisited | Meet Carol | Global Union Celebrates Tenth Anniversary | Ida by Pawel Pawlikowski | The Riot Police at the Philharmonic Hall and Other Scandalous Histories of the Chopin Piano Competition | 

June

Vera Buczkowski Granted Life Membership | Gombrowicz in Argentina | 7 Confusing Polish Customs | 

May

Polanki College Achievement Awards 2015 | Hedy Rabiega Honored | So What’s the Story Behind Nesting Dolls? | More Polish Architecture | 

April

Pierogi Fest 2015 | The Art of Liturgical Ikebana | Polish Architecture | More Pierogi Fest Pictures | 

March

Barbara M. Godlewski 1939-2015 | An Amazing Life | Poland under Glass 2015 | 

February

The History of Valentine’s Day | Fun Valentine’s Day Stats | Poland Wins Hopman Cup | More Bridges of Wroclaw | Christmas Party Photos |

January

Polish Poet, Translator Stanislaw Baranczak Dies | Jeff Poniewaz Advocated Tirelessly for Poetry’s Place in the World  | More Must-Try Polish Cakes and Pastries | The Bridges of Wroclaw: A Virtual Walk Across the Venice of the North | 

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