MAY 3, 2009, Sunday, San Francisco
Celebration of 3rd of May Constitution at Golden Gate Park
11 - 5 Polish Festival at County Fair Building
1 p.m. - Golden Gate Park Band Concert at Music Concourse
Organized by the Polish American Congress, Northern California Division.
If you would like to advertise your business or/and have a booth
please email Treasurer Andrzej Szafranski at: firstname.lastname@example.org
More information: http://www.PolishFestival.com
MAY 9, 2009, Saturday, Berkeley
2 p.m. - THE HAUNTED MANOR / STRASZNY DWOR - Stanislaw Moniuszko
English translation by San Francisco's POCKET OPERA icon Mr. Donald Pippin
Julia Morgan Theater in Berkeley
Tickets available at www.pocketopera.org
Soprano Patrycja Poluchowicz as Hanna, MezzoSoprano Dalyte Kodzis as Georgina,
LOWICZANIE Folk dance Group will dance the Mazur.
Polish Costumes and Stage Props on loan from the PACF Collection.
MAY 17,2009, Sunday, San Francisco
2:00 p.m. - Meet MarySkinner - Producer & Director of a new documentary film about Irena Sendler "In the Name of Their Mothers"
As the heroine of the Hallmark film, "The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler" becomes better known to the world, it is extremely important to understand the complexity, danger and drama of the story behind the rescue of 2500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto during WWII. Watch the film preview & meet Mary Skinner!
FREE admission, Suggested donation $5, Refreshments ($3-$6)
Polish Club Inc., 3040 22nd St., San Francisco; RSVP: 1-415-665-6927
New Polish Club web site: www.polishclubsf.org