100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY:
In 2018, our exhibits celebrate two important anniversaries. First, is the 100 year anniversary of the Republic of Poland’s independence. Second is the 100 year anniversary of the Polish Home Association in Seattle.
POLISH MILITARY MEMORABILIA – Antek Haapasaari-Olpinski, a scholar of Polish military history, will present a collection of Polish military uniforms, equipment, books, and artwork honoring the role of Poland in WW II.
A TRIP TO NOWHERE – In this book and animated documentary film, a dynamic group of Seattle women tackles their tragic childhoods by shedding light on the untold stories of the forced deportation of over a million Polish men, women and children to Siberian labor camps by the Soviet Union during WWII.
SOLIDARITY – Hear local stories and see archival materials collected from members who fought for Poland’s freedom more than 25 years ago.