Casimir Pulaski Day. If you grew up in Illinois in the 1980s or 1990s (or, if you raised a kid at the time), you probably remember a school and government holiday — the first Monday in March — that most of the rest of the country does not observe.[caption id="attachment_8038"
For all participants it was a unique opportunity to see the biographical film "In Search of Chopin", by Phil Grabsky, telling about the Great Master, and to participate in a discussion of Chopin's work and life, which was chaired by eminent film critic Zbigniew Banas. The film screening also featured