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Officers photograph [Arrow Picture]
Marie Hejnosz - President
645 Renz Street
Philadelphia, PA 19128-1420
tel: (215) 487-0221
e-mail: hejnoszm@gmail.com

Felicia Malinowski - Vice President
Debbie Majka - Treasurer
Diana Blichasz - Recording Secretary
Teresa Wojcik - Corresponding Secretary
Richard Janaszek - Membership Secretary

Krystyna Cimoch
Tiffany Loomis
Jim Malinowski
Irene Musman
Peter J. Obst
Walter Wojcik

Communications Director:
Jean Joka, tel: 215-483-0193
e-mail: jeanjoka@gmail.com

To apply for membership contact:
Richard Janaszek
458 Springhouse Rd.
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone: 610-337-2979
e-mail: rjanaszek@hotmail.com

Membership Categories:
Student $10
Individual $20
Family $30

[Poppy picture] ... Don't miss the Philadelphia premiere of:
Bridging Urban America
The Story of Ralph Modjeski, Bridge Engineer

A documentary film by Basia and Leonard Myszynski

Save the Date: Sunday, July 10
6:00 pm - doors open 5:30 pm

Drexel University, Mandell Theatre
3201 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
Tickets: $20; students: $10

To see film trailer and more [Arrow Picture]
View official facebook page [Arrow Picture]
To order tickets online [Arrow Picture]
To see event poster [Arrow Picture]

Scholarships Awarded for 2016


Scholarship Recipients: (l. to r.) Michael Sickel, Jon Szyszko, Aneta Bury, Mikayla Beaver (Claudia Jablonski absent); PHSP President Marie Hejnosz, Diana Blichasz, Debbie Majka

[Poppy picture] ...

Chopin Concert 2016

Took place on: Sunday, March 6

Holy Family University
Sister Francesca Onley Education Center
(formerly the Holy Family University Education & Technology Center); intersection of Frankford and Grant Aves. in NE Philadelphia (same venue as the last three years). --- Free parking.

Featured artist was: Katie Liu, Bronze Medal winner at the 2015 Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw

to view report from concert [Arrow Picture]

[Norblin Polonaise picture picture] ...

50th Anniversary Polonaise Ball

Took place on: Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015

at Associated Polish Home
9150 Academy Rd., Philadelphia, PA

(read report) [Arrow Picture]

A very successful event for the Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia at the Polish Home's Belvedere Ballroom which was filled to capacity. Current PHSP president Marie Hejnosz led the festivities. A good time was had by all.

Scholarships Awarded for 2015


Scholarship Recipients: (l. to r.) Patrycja Kolczynska, Barbara Brudnicki, Eric Misthal, Monica Klimek, Scholarship Committee Chair Wanda Mohr Ph.D., Nolan Musman and PHSP President Marie Hejnosz (see more...)

News of Polish Heritage Society

[pianist picture] ... A concert in honor of Fryderyk Chopin
featuring Katarzyna Musial

Scheduled for:
Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm
took place at:

Holy Family University
Education and Technology Center

9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114

(see report...)

[ball picture] ... Annual Polonaise Ball and Awards Dinner
Honoring the Marcella Kochanski Sembrich Choir

Took place on:

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Location: Polish Home, 9150 Academy Road, Phila., PA

(see report ...)

[Golaski picture] ... Walter M. Golaski Historical Marker

dedication on Saturday, May 17, 2014
took place at 12:00 noon
on the Drexel University Campus
at the corner of Lancaster Avenue and 34th Street
Philadelphia, PA

photos from the ceremony - (see more...)

[Baczewskapianist picture] ... A concert in honor of Fryderyk Chopin
Magdalena Baczewska

Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm
was a splendid success

Holy Family University
Education and Technology Center

9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114

(see more...)

[Turzanski picture] ... Last year's Polonaise Ball honored
Edward Turzanski

Medals from the Polish government
were awarded by Consul Mateusz Stasiek
Officers Cross of the Order of Merit - Joseph Zazyczny
Long Marital Life Medals - Melania and Bonifacy Obst

Saturday, November 16, 2013
at the Torresdale-Frankford Country Club

(see more...)

[Tkaczewski picture] ... A concert in honor of
Fryderyk Chopin

Krystian Tkaczewski

Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm
followed by a light reception

Holy Family University
Education and Technology Center

9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114 (see more...)

Polish Heritage Society honors 4 of its own at Poloniase Ball 2012


(l. to r.) Poloniase Ball 2012 awardees: Teresa N. Wojcik, Joseph Zazyczny (presenter), Peter J. Obst, Marie Hejnosz (missing from picture: Stephen Medvec) (see more...)

Founders of the Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia
Mr. and Mrs. Mieczyslaw Chwalinski
Mrs. Wanda Kulpinska Dezwol
Mr. Edward Pinkowski
Mr. Walter J. Wadas
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph S. Wnukowski
Mr. and Mrs. John Wojciechowicz
Mr. Joseph L. Zazyczny

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Updated: May 3, 2016