2017 Yonkers Festival

Celebrating 200th Anniversary of
Polish-American Hero and Freedom Fighter

St. Casimir Parish, Sunday, June 4th, 2017 • 10am to 8pm
239 Nepperhan Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10701

  • 10AM Holy Mass, with Choir Angelus
  • 11AM Elevation of Polish and American flags, national anthems, Choir Angelus
  • Opening of festival to commemorate 200th Anniversary of General Tadeusz Kosciuszko, hero of two nations
  • 11:30 Military Lunch
  • Music performance, Wojciech Trocewicz
  • “Tadeusz Kociuszko – hero of two nations”, Jan Kozlowski
  • Songs from T. Kosciuszko freedom fighting times, Choir Angelus
  • “Great Polish American Engineers and their significant achievements”, Dr. Janusz Romański
  • Historical Contest with prizes on Kosciuszko times, Mirosław Mikłowski
  • Polish School Yonkers: Recreation of General Kosciuszko’s oath on the Krakow Market Square & Laura and Filon performance
  • Dance DJ Lukasz, Karaoke
  • Games, Cutouts – polish paper art – “wycinanki łowickie”, Art Workshop for children (Monoprint)

Patronage: Senator Anna Maria Anders, Secretary of State RP
JP2 House – Peace, Culture, Education Project Chairwoman.
Maciej Golubiewski, Consul General of the Republic of Poland.

The Restoration Committee: Nowodworski Foundation • Association of Polish-American Engineers, Polonia Technica • Westchester Pulaski Association • Polish & Slavic Federal Credit Union – PSFCU • KPA Long Island Division

Supporting organizations: Pilsudski Institute

Media Sponsors: Nowy Dziennik