I Polonijna Olimpiada Geograficzna w Muzeum

Czwartego lutego w Muzeum Polskim w Ameryce odbył się finał I Polonijnej Olimpiady Geograficznej w Stanach Zjednoczonych dla uczniów szkół średnich. Spośród siedemdziesięciu nadesłanych prac pisemnych komisja wybrała dwadzieścia najlepszych. Podczas sobotniej finałowej rozgrywki jury wyłoniło trzech zwycięzców oraz przyznało jedno specjalne wyróżnienie. Cała nagrodzona czwórka otrzymała indeksy na Uniwersytet

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Humboldt Park – audio tour

Job well done! We are so proud of Mr. Lorys’ script and Basia’s reading.

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Felicia J. Krupinski

It is with great sadness that we inform you that PMA Life Member and longtime volunteer and member of the Board of Directors. Felicia J. Krupinski (nee Ostry) passed away on March 18, 2016 at the age of 93. Felicia was born January 25, 1923 in Chicago, IL. Daughter of

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‘Poland elsewhere’: Why so many Poles came to Chicago

http://www.wbez.org/series/curious-city/poland-elsewhere-why-so-many-poles-came-chicago-113578

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Polish Heritage Month Reveals Significant Underreported Stories From World War II

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/greg-archer/polish-heritage-month-rev_b_8334234.html

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Death Mask of Ignacy Jan Paderewski Now on Display at the PMA

CHICAGO – On the 74th anniversary of his passing, The Polish Museum of America (PMA) is proud to announce the public display of the Death Mask of Ignacy Jan Paderewski. The sculpture, created by Malvina Hoffman in 1941, donated by Martin Skoble and Gabrielle Howard in January 2014, with conservation

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Chicago’s Polish Museum Library Celebrates Centennial

The Library of the Polish Museum of America in Chicago is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year with a program Saturday, April 18, that will support the Library’s Rare Book Conservation Project. The program is scheduled to include music, speakers, and an opportunity to explore a commemorative exhibition of rare

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WBEZ 91.5 Interview and Article by Jesse Dukes

Please use the link below for the full article and recording: http://www.wbez.org/series/curious-city/rise-casimir-pulaski-day-111624

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Malgorzata Kot Named New Director of The Polish Museum of America

http://oururbantimes.com/museums/malgorzata-kot-named-new-director-polish-museum-america

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Polish Museum of America and Polish Roman Catholic Union debut sparkly new entrance and gift shop

http://oururbantimes.com/museums/polish-museum-america-and-polish-roman-catholic-union-debut-sparkly-new-entrance-and-gift-sh

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