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Meet the Polish Community in Amsterdam

Press Release:

10 June from 11:30 to 17:00

Amsterdam International Community School
Prinses Irenestraat 59
1077 WV Amsterdam


Polish Day                    Meet the Polish Community in Amsterdam

Polen in Amsterdam    Ontmoet de Poolse gemeenschap in Amsterdam

Dzień Polski                 Spotkanie z Polską społecznością w Amsterdamie



11.30 – Official opening


12.00 – A short history of Poland

12.30 – Historic Polish traces in Amsterdam

13.00 –  Poland as a part of Europe

13.30 – Influence of European history on the life and work of F.Chopin

14.00 – Differences between Polish and European education systems

14.30 – Multilingual upbringing

15.00 –  Polish language for adults

15.30 – Polish Social Responsibility

16.00 – Modern Poland

16.30 – General information and places to visit in Poland

All Presentations will be in English


The whole day:    Great Polish food

Workshops:         How to cook Polish food;

Fun and games for children in Polish, English and Dutch

Book Table

Children’s corner

Polish Day is organised by Polish Centre of Education and Culture Lokomotywa with support of The Embassy of Poland in the Netherlands, Department of Polish language in Levende Talen, Slavonic Studies at The University of Amsterdam, Polish Tourist Organisation, Polish Women Associan -TOP, Advies voor Polen, Tamitu, Polish Professional Women, Niedziela.nl.

Communications-Unlimited.nl is a media partner of this event.