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2017 Calendar Events

The library is open after each Saturday meeting until 2 p.m. For other days, consult your library calendar. Please call Librarian Marlene Hardman at 419.726.9682 or 419.508.6898 at least 48 hours in advance.


JANUARY  Styczen (indicating the joining (styk) of the old and new year)

Saturday,  January 21 10 a.m. -12 noon

ST MICHAEL SCHOOL 420 SANDUSKY ST (and Chase)

Guest Speaker: Tom Sorisiak on Polish Traditions



FEBRUARY
Luty "cruel" or "frosty" month

Saturday, February 18 - 10am to 12pm - Special Presentation by Carol Lake, TPGS Treasurer

Carol will give a presentation on the Kuhschwanz Train Tragedy

$20/$25 Dues for 2017 please make check payable to TPGS


MARCH Marzec from Latin Martius

Saturday March 25 -  NOTE: NO Meeting on 3rd Saturday this month - SPECIAL Event

Soup sale at Saints Adalbert & Hedwig Saturday March 25 from 12 pm to 6 pm

March 18 - Genealogical Society of Monroe County 40th Annual Spring Seminar


APRIL Kwiecien "blossom" month

Saturday, April 8 - Monthly Meeting *** changed to 2nd Sat *** from 10am to 12pm

Guest Speaker, TPGS Member David Simmer - topic: Polish Churches and Temples Of Ohio

 

Be sure to re-register for Kroger Community Rewards – just Google it!


MAY Maj from Latin Maius

Saturday, May 20 - Monthly Meeting from 10 am - 12 pm

TBD: guest speaker


JUNE Czerwiec (gathering larvae of an insect (czerw) to make red (czerwony) dye)

Saturday June 10 Monthly Meeting from 10 am - 12 pm

Genealogy Workshops

 

June 17 and June 18 TAPS Summer Polish Picnic 3pm - 11pm  at Oak Shade Grove

 


JULY Lipiec (the flowering of linden (lipa) trees) and

AUGUST Sierpin (harvesting grains using a sickle (sierp)

NO MEETINGS

 


SEPTEMBER Wrzesien (flowering of heather (wrzos)

Saturday, September 16  Monthly Meeting from  10 a.m. – 12 noon.

Guest Speaker:  TBD

 


OCTOBER Pazdziernik (production of linen, created light-weight shives (paździerze)

Saturday, October 21  Meeting from 10 a.m. - 12 noon - Polish Heritage Month

TBD

 


NOVEMBER Listopad  ("leaf fall" month (from "leaf" (liść) and "to fall" (padać))

Saturday, November 18 Monthly Meeting 10 a.m. – 12 noon. Meeting

TBD

 


DECEMBER Grudzien "frozen clod" month (from gruda)

Saturday, December 2 TPGS CHRISTMAS PARTY from 12 noon – 3 p.m..

Cost $5/person.  Meat will be provided
Members Last Name A-K Bring hot dish; L-Z Bring cold dish
Bring a $10 gift for the exchange (Polish or genealogy related)