The Polish Center of Wisconsin, 6941 S. 68th St. in Franklin, will host three lectures throughout March and April on different topics in Polish history, starting with a lecture at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 21.
Each lecture is free and open to the public, and will feature a discussion following the presentation.
Professor Don Pienkos of the Unviersity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) will present the first lecture on March 21, speaking on the topic of Polish immigration and settlement in the United States, particularly in Wisconsin and Milwaukee.
The next lecture, held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, will feature UWM Professor Ewa Barczyk, who will speak on the topic of pre-World War 11 Polish Milwaukee and the photos from the Roman Kwasnieski collection.
Finally, Ernest Litynski, a graduate of the United States Military Academy, will present a lecture on "Kosciuszko’s Role in Developing a Professional United States Military" at 7 p.m. Monday, April 3.
These lectures are sponsored by the Wisconsin State Division of the Polish American Congress, supporting the cultural and educational mission of the Polish Heritage Alliance.
For more information, or to RSVP to one of the lectures, contact the Polish Center at 414-529-2140.