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									      American Polish Cultural Center/American Polish
Cultural Society - Newsletter
September - October 2007                                       2975 E. Maple Rd. Troy MI 48083 (248) 689-3636
                                                           further details.
Upcoming Membership Meetings:
Sunday, September 23, 2:30 p.m.                            Saturday, October 13: Club Filarets
Sunday, December 2, 2:30 p.m.                              Annual Dinner Dance – Support this award
                                                           winning Polish choir by attending their annual
                                                           fundraiser. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for cocktails
                                                           and dinner will start at 7:00 p.m. There will be a
Upcoming Events                                            short choral program. Tickets are $50 per person.
                                                           Dress is semi-formal. Dance music by Wally Duda.
                                                           Please call Delores Patrick at 586-751-3688 or
Friday, September 21: Author’s
                                                           Czesia Wawrysz at 810-796-3566 by October 1 for
Evening with Marek Wolodkowicz – Enjoy                     information or reservations.
meeting with the renowned author and artist. Event
starts at 9 PM. Call the front office for further          Saturday, October 20: Radio Polonia
                                                           Ball – Celebrate another successful year for
                                                           Radio Polonia by attending this gala event. Doors
Sunday, September 30: Monodrama
                                                           open at 7:30 pm for cocktails with dinner and
“Jaroszy zawsze ten sam”                                   dancing to follow. Music provided by Slowianie
Enjoy theatrical performance of famous Polish              and Pino Morelli Bands. For further details, please
actor Wojciech Machnicki. Event starts at 6 PM.            call (586) 489-6668.
Tickets are $20. Call the front office for further
details.                                                   Saturday, November 17: 90

                                                           Anniversary of the Blue Polish Army – Join
Saturday, October 6: Bal Polski by
                                                           us for this testimonial banquet honoring the
American Polish Cultural Society and                       American and Canadian Veterans of the Blue
Polish American Congress – Celebrate                       Polish Army who volunteered to fight the Soviet
National Polish Heritage month with this first ever        invasion of 1917. Social hour will commence at
evening co-sponsored by APCS and the PAC of                6:00 p.m. followed by dinner, a program and
Michigan. Enjoy a sumptuous meal, great                    dancing. Further details to follow.
entertainment, special guests and other treats at
this fun event. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Music will         Keep Our Deceased and Sick in Your
be by the Trio Pokolenie and special guest singer
Grazyna Orszt. Tickets are only $50 per person.
                                                           Deceased Lifetime Members: Irene Jasionowicz
Please call the front office for ticket information.

Sunday, October 7: Project Hope
                                                           Welcome To Our New Members!
Fundraiser – Help us support this worthwhile               Lifetime Members: Anton Pliska,
charity by attending and donating from your                       Arkadiusz Sakowski, and Anna Strozynski
hearts. There will be an accordion concert by Ted
Sokolowski and an exhibition of Polish Folk Dance          Supporting Members: Grzegorz Wasiolek, Stanley
by the Dunajec Dancers. Doors open at 2:00 p.m.            J. Kowalczyk, Linda Michalek, Wojciech
and admission is $50. Contact the Front Office for         Dlugoszewski, Richard Twarowski,

      American Polish Cultural Center/American Polish
Cultural Society - Newsletter
September - October 2007                                         2975 E. Maple Rd. Troy MI 48083 (248) 689-3636
                                                             It is not too early to start thinking about making
                                                             reservations for the annual gala New Years Eve
NEWS                                                         Celebration. Dancing will be to the sounds of Mr.
Polish National Elections                                    System from Toronto and the Pino Morelli Dance
The American Polish Cultural Center will once                Band. There will be special surprises as well.
again be the polling station in Michigan for the             Tickets will be $100 per person, same as last year.
Polish National Elections to be held on Saturday             Further details to follow. Please call the front
October 20. Those who are Polish citizens with a             office for further information.
Polish passport can vote at the Center from 8 a.m.
until 10 p.m. A special thanks to the Polish
                                                             Membership Renewals
Century Club of Detroit which is letting us use their
club room located off the Dequindre entrance to be           It is once again time to renew your memberships.
the actual polling location.                                 We have recently sent out membership renewal
                                                             letters requesting that all the members renew their
                                                             supporting memberships. If you haven’t sent in
Troy Daze Festival                                           your renewal form, please do as soon as possible.
The APCC for the first time ever had a food booth
at the Troy Daze city festival held on September 14
through 16. The event was hugely successful and              Special Thanks:
we received many compliments for both the quality                •   To Mr. Ray Okonski for the framed painting
of our food and the decorations on our booth. A                      of the signing of the Polish Constitution
special thanks to all the office and kitchen staff who               which now is hanging in our new hall.
spent many extra hours coordinating the event, and               •   To the late Mr. Frank Filipek, Mrs Wanda
to the board members and volunteers who helped                       Staszewski and Mrs Eugenia Staszewski
us staff the booth. You all helped the Center look                   for their generous donations to the APCS
outstanding and helped us gain needed exposure in                    and APCC.
the community.                                                   •   To the kitchen staff which has endured an
                                                                     unusually busy September while
                                                                     shorthanded and continued to do a
Car Donations
                                                                     wonderful job in preparing our number one
For those of you thinking of donating your old cars
                                                                     asset, our wonderful food.
to charity please call the APCC office first. We
have made arrangements with various car charities
that if the referral donation is made through the            Regular Activities
APCS, a portion of the donation will come back to                •   Social Dances on Sunday. Doors open at
the APCS. This will not affect the value of your                     1:00 pm with dancing from 2 to 5 pm.
donation in any way and the Car charity will take                    Music by Wally Duda. Cash Bar available.
care of all the details. But if we can establish that                Restaurant open 11 am to 7 pm. Tickets $6
the donation came through the APCS then we will                      per person.
receive a portion of the value of the donation once              •   Disco Dance Party on Friday September
that value is established by the car charity                         28, October12 and October 26 .Entrance
company. So please remember the APCS if you are                      is $5 at the door. Cash Bar available. Call
thinking of donating one of your cars.                               the front office for further details.
                                                                 •   Dance Classes every Tuesday. Ballroom
New Years Eve                                                        classes held in 8 week sessions. Call

      American Polish Cultural Center/American Polish
Cultural Society - Newsletter
September - October 2007                                    2975 E. Maple Rd. Troy MI 48083 (248) 689-3636
       Barbara Slominska at 248-467-6778 for
   •   Polish Language classes for adults will
       start in September from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.
       Please call Mr. Antoni Walawender for
       further information at 586-751-1224.
   •   Card Players every Tuesday starting at
       6:00 p.m. Enjoy playing a friendly game of
       cards with your friend and neighbors.
       Coffee and cake available.
   •   Our restaurant hours are now as follows:
       Tuesday 11 – 3; Wednesday-Thursday 11-8;
       Friday 11-9; and Sunday 11-7.
   •   Dr. Bob’s Ballroom Dancing – Singles
       Dancing every Wednesday, class starts at
       7:00pm, dance at 8:00pm. Call 1-800-ALL-
       HITS or 313-521-6564 for information.

      American Polish Cultural Center/American Polish
Cultural Society - Newsletter
September - October 2007            2975 E. Maple Rd. Troy MI 48083 (248) 689-3636


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