Polish Singers Alliance

Of America

Dedicated to the perpetuation

and dissemination

of Polish culture

through song.

Góra Pięśń Polska!

THURSDAY, MAY 25

4:00 PM

6:30 PM

FRIDAY, MAY 26

9:00 AM — 12:00 Noon

12:00 Noon — 1:00 PM

1:00 PM — 5:00 PM

5:00 PM — 8:00 PM

7:00 PM — 8:30 PM

SATURDAY, MAY 27

8:00 AM — 9:00 AM

9:00 AM — 1:00 PM


1:00 AM — 2:00 PM

2:00 PM — 4:30 PM

6:00 PM — 6:45 PM

7:00 PM — 8:00 PM

8:00 PM — 11:00 PM

SUNDAY, MAY 28

8:00 AM — 10:00 AM

10:45 AM

11:30 AM — 12:30 PM

1:00 PM
2:00 PM —4:00 PM


Registration
Delegates’ Dinner
— Polish Cultural Center

Business Session

Lunch

Business Session

Pizza Party

City Tour



Breakfast
Women's, Men's & Mixed Choirs —Warm ups and Women’s,
Men’s & Mixed Choirs - Competition (The exact sequential order is To-Be-Determined.

Once confirmed, a revised schedule will be distributed.)
Lunch (on own)

Group Rehearsals — Concert

Check~in for Dinner/Dance

Dinner Served

Dancing


Breakfast & Awards
Depart for St. John Cantius Church
Mass - St. John Cantius Church
Refreshments
Concert – St. John Cantius Auditorium

HOTEL ROOMS
 (Book directly with the hotel. Rates are per night. Booking deadline is April 22, 2017 for the group rates.)

Sheraton Society Hill, One Dock Street, (2"" and Walnut Streets) Philadelphia, PA 19106

We have a reserved a room block for Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun — May 25-28, 2017. Room costs are: $189/Single or Double; $209/Triple; $229 Quad. Rates are per night. To make reservations, call 1-215-238-6000 or 1-888-627-7078. Group rates are under group name "Polish Singers Alliance of America”. The Sheraton only has valet parking. They have locked in this year’s fee of$35.00 per night inclusive. Oversized cars will pay the going rate at the time of entrance. There is a self-parking garage 0.3 miles away. Current rates at the garage are $32.00 per day.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE/MEALS

Kindly list the members of your chorus in alphabetical order and indicate the number of reservations on the attached list.
Please note these exceptions:

- Delegate breakfast is on your own. Hotel restaurant opens at 6:30 am. Coffee bar in lobby opens at 6:30 am.

- Lunch on Saturday is on your own (as we have the main banquet later that evening). Hotel restaurant opens at 12:00 noon. An up-to-date map of local area options will be provided at registration check-in.

- Two meals have a food choice. Please indicate your choice in the appropriate column.

- Refreshments will be provided between mass and the concert.


MASS and CONCERT

The mass and concert on Sunday will take place at St. John Cantius Church and Auditorium.

St. John Cantius Church, Thompson Street above Orthodox, 4415 Almond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137
(this is the rectory address but can be used as a GPS locator)


PAYMENT and DEADLINE DATES

March 1, 2017 - City Tour (optional) — attendance confirmation

April 1, 2017 -Journal advertisements (ads and payment)

April 22, 2017 — Hotel Reservations (for group rate)

May 1, 2017 - Final payment for meals and tour

Make checks payable to: Marcella Kochanska Sembrich Chorus ii 321

Send to: Mrs. Krystyna Cimoch, 321 West Union Street, Burlington, NJ 08016. (Hotel room payment is handled directly with hotel at reservation time.)

If you would like the forms in a word or excel document format, e-mail request directly to Liz Whitman.



MASS and CONCERT

The mass and concert on Sunday will take place at St. John Cantius Church and Auditorium.

St. John Cantius Church, Thompson Street above Orthodox, 4415 Almond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137
(this is the rectory address but can be used as a GPS locator)


PAYMENT and DEADLINE DATES

March 1, 2017 - City Tour (optional) — attendance confirmation

April 1, 2017 -Journal advertisements (ads and payment)

April 22, 2017 — Hotel Reservations (for group rate)

May 1, 2017 - Final payment for meals and tour

Make checks payable to: Marcella Kochanska Sembrich Chorus ii 321

Send to: Mrs. Krystyna Cimoch, 321 West Union Street, Burlington, NJ 08016. (Hotel room payment is handled directly with hotel at reservation time.)

If you would like the forms in a word or excel document format, e-mail request directly to Liz Whitman.



January 2017 Winners of Lottery


Jan. 7 Elizabeth Nowak Lancaster, NY

Jan. 14 Mary Jane Lang Cheektowaga, NY

Jan. 17 Donna Serafin Lancaster NY

Jan. 20 Paul Walkowski West Seneca NY

Jan. 21 Elizabeth Wichlarz Buffalo, NY

Jan 23 Helena Luczyn Brooklyn NY

Jan. 26 Jerzy Chylinski Huntington Station, NY
Jan 28 # 772 Frances X. Gates, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Jan. 29 # 859 Carol Miller, Cheektowaga, NY 14227


Read all about the PSAA !

   Celebrating 125 years, the Polish Singers Alliance of America, the oldest Polish-American cultural organization, invites you to learn of our history through the purchase of: The Polish Singers Alliance of America 1888-1998: Choral Patriotism by Dr. Stanislaus A. Blejwas.  

    Author and historian, Dr. Blejwas, masterfully crafts a thorough history of the Polish Singers Alliance and its efforts to encourage a Polish consciousness among the immigrant population in America through music, amidst the ever-changing political landscape of the Polish Fatherland and the varied demographics of Polonia.  

   Cost is $25 incl. shipping and handling.  Send check to PSAA c/o Fran Cirbus, 4741 Brentwood Drive, Williamsville, NY  14221.

Other Links:

Jutrzenka Singing Society

Polonia Music
Chopin Singing Society/Facebook

Filarets / Facebook

Aria Chorus

Lira Ensemble

Polonia Paderewski
Polonia Choir

Polish American Congress

Polish National Alliance

Marcella Kochanska Sembrich Female Chorus

PSAA News

Polish Singers Alliance of America National Officers at the recent convention
in Detroit:


Mary Lou Wyrobek, president;

Mary Jean Syrek, Vice President;

Frances Cirbus, Treasurer;

and Adrianne Kusmierczyk, Secretary


Izabella Kobus-Salkin; General Director

 Dr. David Troiano; Assistant General Director


 PSAA celebrated 125 years of existence.
It is the oldest Polish American
cultural organization.