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Irish Solidarity with Poland

Irish Solidarity with Poland

February 25, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

 An exhibition in Blanchardstown Public Library, Blanchardstown Centre, from March 1st-13th and a Public Meeting on Monday, March 8th at 7.00pm will commemorate  episode in Irish-Polish relations. Poland was a country in crisis in the early 1980s. The founding of the free trade union, Solidarity, in the Gdansk shipyard in August 1980, led to resistance […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. CHOPIN!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. CHOPIN!

February 21, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

The year 2010 marks the bicentenary of Frederic Chopin’s birth and our Society is planning a number of events to celebrate International Chopin’s Year. To start we will have a special musical event dedicated to Chopin’s first 20 years (1810-1830) which he spent in Poland. He was born in the village of Zelazowa Wola near […]