Author: Pulaski Area Historical Society

PAHS Spring 2019 Newsletter

Here is our latest newsletter from the Pulaski Area Historical Society. Enjoy reading about the origin of the Pulaski Franciscan Community and so much more!pahsnewsletter_FINAL-2019SPRING_USE View Newsletter...

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PAHS Minutes from May Meeting 2019

Board of Director Minutes from the May 2019 Meeting. P.A.H.S. Meeting of May 20, 2019 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:33 pm at the PACE office. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Katie Walters, Larry Szymanski, Steve Peplinski, Mike Blohowiak, John Mihalko, Maria Deau, Rock & Pam Mannigel, Chris Jaworski and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Katie motioned to accept the minutes. Rock seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – Larry reported the checkbook balance is $28,057.16. Steve Peplinski motioned to accept the report. Rock seconded. Motion carried. Board Member Comments –Larry handed out the various pieces of...

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Maroszek Bros. Honored for 47 Years of Playing Polka Music at Casimir Pulaski Days on May 4, 2019

John and Clara Maroszek had a total of fourteen children (nine boys, five girls). They were raised on the family farm in Hofa Park, Wisconsin. The current farmstead is stilled owned by the second oldest son, Ronald and his wife Barbara. Mike, Eugene, Allan, Scott and John all played in the band.  John and Clara loved polka music and instilled it in their children early on. It was part of their family culture. Mike remembers listening to polka music at home on the sonograph. In fact, his gift to his parents one Christmas was a sonograph (record player) after...

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PAHS Minutes April 2019

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yVyc3pLB5qXkWyRjEk_1epIB6Y_bWJPGSPIuCiDP8Yk/edit?usp=sharing   P.A.H.S. Meeting of April 22, 2019 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:32 pm at the PACE office. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Steven Karcz, Katie Walters, Larry Szymanski, Tammy Brzeczkowski, Mike Blohowiak, John Mihalko, Maria Deau and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Steven Karcz motioned to accept the minutes. Tammy seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – Larry reported the checkbook balance is $27,776.27. The water bills will now be automatically deducted from our checking account. Norine motioned to accept the report. Mike seconded. Motion carried. Board Member Comments –Larry handed out the various pieces...

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PAHS March 2019 Minutes

Minutes from March 2019 P.A.H.S. Meeting of March 25,2019 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:31 pm at the PACE office. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Rock and Pam Mannigel, Steven Karcz, Larry Szymanski, Chris Jaworski, Tammy Brzeczkowski, Steve Peplinski, Mike Blohowiak, John Mihalko, Roger Brzeczkowski and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Larry Szymanski had two corrections. The fiscal year report was shown as 2018 but it should be 2017. The annual report sent to the State Historical Society should be 2018, not 2019. With those corrections, Rock motioned to accept them. Tammy seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – Larry reported the checkbook balance is $30,390.06. Norine motioned to accept the report. Steve Karcz seconded. Motion carried Board Member Comments – Larry said the $1,085.00 from the pie auction is not needed for our operating funds. He suggested putting half of it toward our scholarships and half to the brick fund for capital improvements. After much discussion, Steve Peplinski motioned to do the above and if needed, it could be used for our endowment. Norine seconded. Motion carried. Newsletter – Tammy said they are working on it. Steve Peplinski is working on his article. Pam suggested thanking Randy Grygiel and NEW Solid Surface Cleaning for the great job they did at the museum. Endowment Fund – Chris gave two options he researched. One would be starting our...

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