XII WOMEN'S DIVISION
Chicago, Illinois - District 12 Women's
Division held their annual Christmas Dinner on Tuesday, December
6, 2011 at the beautifully decorated Mayfield Banquet Hall in
Commissioner Barbara Wesolowski welcomed all
present. Guests included National Vice President Teresa Abick,
Treasurer Marian Grabowski Director Anna Wierzbicki, Christine
Domalewski, Arthur Trybek, Cecilia Tomaszkiewicz, Commissioner of
District 12 Roman Bucon, Commissioners of District 13 Irene
Hercik and Zenon Olejniczak, Newly elected Directed Directors
and Commissioners of District 13 Wanda Penar, Wanda Juda and
Joseph Hercik and past Commissioners of District 12 Anna
Kokoszka and Joseph Calka.
Prayer was said
before the meal, which included intentions to those that were ill and could
not be with us and those that recently passed away since last
Christmas. Commissioner Wesolowski and Anna Kokoszka also ended
the prayers with the breaking of oplaki (holy wafer), with all
the guests joining in and wishing those at their tables the best
for the holiday season.
After the meal the officers and guests each
spoke wishing the best for the Holiday and thanking those that
supported them at the past National Convention in August.
Presents of mini bottles of wine for all were
given out courtesty of Commissioner Wesolowski. Mrs. Abick
distributed Christmas Cards with a coin enclosed of the Statue
of Liberty. The evening ended with a raffle. Commissioner
Wesolowski would like to extend her thanks to Irene Spiewak and
Elizabeth Kaminski and Committee members who assisted her in the
planning of this festive annual event.
Story and Phots by:
Robert M. Jadach
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