49th INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION WAS HELD IN BUFFALO - Hosted by District 9
May 27 - 30, 2010
The 49th International Convention of the Polish Singers Alliance of America, hosted by District IX, Buffalo, has named Mary Lou T Wyrobek Pre-Convention Chairperson. Co-Chairs are Hon. Ann T Mikoll and Janina Mazun.
The site of the convention was the Millennium Hotel located at 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga, NY.
Thursday, May 27 - Sessions began at 1:00 PM; Delegates Reception to be held in Niagara Falls, including a visit to the Falls, buffet dinner and an evening at the casino.
Friday, May 28 - Sessions resumed at 9:00 AM; Delegates Lunch at Noon; Cabaret and Buffet at 6:30 PM
Saturday, May 29 - Continental Breakfast available from 7:00 - 9:30 AM. Choir rehearsals from 9:00 - 11:00 AM; Choral Competition was held at 11:30 AM; Buffet lunch was available; Rehearsal for Mass and Concert from 2:30 - 4:30 PM; Dinner and Ball at 6:00 PM - Midnight.
Sunday, May 30 - Brunch and Awards Ceremony 9:00 - 11:00 AM. Noon Mass at St. Stanislaus, B & M Church; light refreshments followed by the Concert at 3:30 PM at Villa Maria College.
DISTRICT 7 BRINGS HOME HLOND TROPHY
ARIA Chorus #303, Mixed Choir from Wallington, NJ won highest points at the 49th International Convention in Buffalo.
OGINSKI Chorus #283 from Hempstead, NY wins First Place in Male Chorus Competition.
JUTRZENKA SINGING SOCIETY #226, Female Chorus from Brooklyn, NY took Second Place in Female category.