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Polish American Librarians Association 3rd Annual Meeting and Open House

When:  
Sunday, February 24, 2013 (12:00 PM - 4:00 PM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   The Polish Museum of America (In Person)

Please join the Polish American Librarians Association for its 3rd Annual Meeting and Open House.

Award-winning Polish-American author Stuart Dybek will deliver the keynote address, take questions from the audience, and sign copies of his books. The author program begins at 1:30, followed by a performance by the Music Academy of the Paderewski Symphony Orchestra and “Little Stars” Theater Workshops.

The Annual Meeting begins at noon with a luncheon buffet, followed by a short general meeting and an interactive discussion with some of the movers and shakers of the Polish American Library Association--an opportunity to get involved in PALA’s goals and objectives. Information will also be available about the role of librarians in the newly formed Jan Karski Educational Foundation and in the “All of Polonia Reads to Kids” initiative.

Tours of the Polish Museum of America and the Museum Library will begin at 3:30, following the speaker and entertainment. The meeting will also feature the presentation of the second Vera May Barnes Zubrzycki Scholarship to a student of Dominican University.

Type:   Program

Notes
Admission is free for PALA members. Donations of $10 from non-members greatly appreciated. Membership in the Polish American Librarians Association is $25 (regular) and $15 (special).



This event is sponsored by Reaching Across Illinois Library System.


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