Polish American Congress
Washington Metropolitan Area Division


Events in 2003 and Earlier

Annual Thanksgiving Dinner, November 23, 2003
Honoree: Organizational Member Polish American Arts Association of Washington DC

Observance of the 212 Anniversary of the Constitution of May 3, 1791
Wreath-laying ceremony at the Pulaski Monument in Freedom Plaza, Washington DC
Saturday, May 10, 2003

Sunday, January 26, 2003:
General Membership Meeting and Panel Discussion:
Pros and Cons of Poland's Accession to the European Union

Friday, Dec. 6 and Sat. Dec. 7, 2002
ZEMSTA - a film by Andrzej Wajda based on the comedy by Aleksander Fredro.

Sunday, November 24, 2002: Annual Thanksgiving Dinner
Honoring Henry and Helen Rackowski for their contributions to Polonia
Kenwood Country Club, Chevy Chase MD

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, 1:30 PM
Meeting with Jerzy Kropiwnicki, former Minister of Labor (Olszewski govt.) and Minister of Regional Development (Buzek govt.). He discussed the current political and economic situation in Poland. In Polish
Our Lady Queen of Poland Parish Hall

August 18, 2002
Observance of Polish Armed Forces Day and Anniversary of the victorious Battle of Warsaw ("Miracle on the Vistula") of August 15, 1920
Documentary film on Polish-Soviet War

June 23, 2002: Annual Election Meeting,
President's Annual Report
New Board of Directors Elected

Meeting with Former Polish Premier Jerzy Buzek, June 9, 2002

June 8, 2002: Discussion Panel on Jedwabne
At the PIASA Annual Meeting, Georgetown University, Washington DC

May 4, 2002: Observances of the 211th Anniversary of the Constitution of May 3, 1791:
Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Pulaski Monument in Washington, DC

President Bush sends his greetings

April 28, 2002: Memorial Mass for victims of the Katyn Massacre,
on the 62nd anniversary of the crime committed by the Soviets against the Polish Nation.