Polish American Congress
Washington Metropolitan Area Division


June 24, 2018
PAC WMAD Annual Election Meeting
Election of President, Executive Committee, Board of Directors, National Directors
Election results

June 4, 2017
PAC WMAD Annual Meeting:
Honors Vice President Maria Quas de Penno
Elects six Directors for the 2017-2018 term.
Passes Resolutions

February 4, 2017
Resolution of WMAD Board of Directors supporting presence of US troops in Poland

November 13, 2016
Thanksgiving Dinner
Honoring The National Katyn Memorial Foundation

June 21, 2016
Meeting with Minister Anna Maria Anders,
Secretary of State in the Office of Prime Minister Szydło

November 15, 2015
Thanksgiving Dinner
Honoring Dr. Lucas Kulczycki
Keynote Speaker: Hon. Mark Brzezinski, former US Ambassador to Sweden

June 7, 2015
Washington Metropolitan Area Division Elects Members of the Board of Directors

November 23, 2014
Thanksgiving Dinner
Keynote Speaker: Frank Spula, National President, PAC

October 1 - 10, 2014
PAC Washington Metro Division
The Wilson Center
An exhibit of Poland's Institute of National Remembrance

Press report

June 8, 2014|
Annual Election Meeting: New Members of the Board

November 17, 2013
Thanksgiving Dinner

November 18, 2012
Thanksgiving Dinner

June 10, 2012
Annual Election Meeting

November 13, 2011
Thanksgiving Dinner

April 2011
Call to Action: Support Visa Waiver Legislation in US Congress

March 20, 2011
General Membership Meeting

February 2011
Division Sponsoring Participant to Youth Leadership Conference

November 14, 2010
Thanksgiving Dinner

October 23, 2010
Polish Heritage Day at the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center

June 16, 2010
Division sponsors two participants to Youth Leadership Conference

May 22, 2010
Screening of the film Nine Days That Changed the World
by Newt Gingrich Productions
(about the first pilrimage of Pope John Paul II to Poland)

November 15, 2009
Thanksgiving Dinner and 35th Anniversary Celebration

September 27, 2009
PAC Washington Metropolitan Area Divsion General Membership Meeting

September 26, 2009
PNA Lodge 848 Annual Dinner

March 5, 2009
Putinist Russia’s Pragmatic Reimperialization
A lecture by Janusz Bugajski of CSIS
Montgomery County Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center

October 25, 2008
Pope John Paul II Polish Heritage Day
John Paul II Cultural Center

November 29, 2007

November 19, 2006
Annual Thanksgiving Dinner
Keynote Speaker: Dr. John Lenczowski,
President, Institute of World Politics

November, 2006
Maryland Senatorial Race
The Division's interaction with the candidates

May 17, 2006
Visa Waiver Amendment to Senate Immigration Reform Bill
Text of Amendment giving criteria for inclusion;
Speeches by Sens. Santorum and Mikulski

February 9 - 10, 2006
Visit of Polish President Lech Kaczyński, Washington and Chicago

November 20, 2005
Annual Thanksgiving Dinner
Welcome of Polish Ambassador Janusz Reiter

November 11, 2005
Dedication of Gravestone of Col. Ryszard Kuklinski
Powązki Military Cemetery, Warsaw

April 17, 2005:
65th Anniversary of the Katyn Massacre, Our Lady Queen of Poland Parish

November 21, 2004
Annual Thanksgiving Dinner
Honoree: Hon, Lucien Nedzi, Former US Congressman.
See photos & read Congr. Nedzi's remarks

October 17, 2004, 1:30 PM
General Membership Meeting on Visa Waiver Issues
Knights of Columbus Hall
9707 Rosensteel Ave., Silver Spring

September 7, 2004
PAC Leadership briefed on US-Polish travel agreement

July 8, 2004
PAC Leadership meets with new US Ambassador to Poland, Victor Ashe

Wednesday, May 5, 2004
11th Annual Federal Observance of the
Holocaust Days of Remembrance
This year's theme: Poland

Funeral Ceremonies for Col. Ryszard Kukliński in Washington and Warsaw

Wednesday, April 28, 2004
Marek Jan Chodakiewicz discussed his book:

Ejszyszki: Kulisy zajść, epilog stosunków polsko-żydowskich na kresach, 1944-45
 (Ejszyszki: the background of events, and epilog of Polish-Jewish relations in the Eastern Borderlands, 1944-45).
Polish Consulate, 2224 Wyoming Ave. NW
Click here for information about the book & author

April 18, 2004: 64th Anniversary of the Katyń Forest Massacre
Our Lady Queen of Poland Parish

On the eve of President Kwasniewski's visit, Jan. 2004:
Article on US - Polish relations, Jan. 2004
Useful arguments for convincing the US Congress
to waive visas for Poles

Events prior to 2004