Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising
Observances on Monday, August 2, 2004
Events on Monday were intended for the many persons from Polonia abroad who came to the observances, both the participants of the Uprising and representatives of Polonia from around the world.
In the morning, Leon Kieres, head of the Institute of National Remembrance (IPN), invited guests to the Institute where presentations were made about the Institute’s acitivities.
In the afternoon, Andrzej Stelmachowski, former Marshal of the Senate and head of Wspolnota Polska, organized a dinner for guests from Polonia at the Wspolnota’s Dom Polski. There was a very moving presentation of wartime songs by two very talented performers.