Learn about these special Polish celebrations that honour our grandparents!
Hosted by violinist Nadia Monczak, our program includes songs and poems loved by all ages.
To have your grandparent(s) featured during this event, please email us their name and/or photo, along with a 20-30 second video or 1-3 sentences about them. You may wish to share what you appreciate about them and what you have learned from them.
Contact: i[email protected]
If possible, we encourage you to invite your grandparent(s) to participate!
This event will take place in Polish with simultaneous translation.
Nadia Monczak is a violinist, chamber musician, and soloist who has performed in more than 20 countries around the world, in recital and as a soloist with numerous orchestras. Trained at the University of Montreal, the Maastricht Conservatorium and the Zakhar Bron Academy in Switzerland, she has been artistic director of numerous concerts at Carnegie’s Weill Hall in New York, Coordinator of Education at Orford Music, fellow of the 2021 Global Leaders Program and has led music outreach programs, in South America and Greece. She is currently completing her doctoral studies at the University of Montreal.
This event is part of the Infolinia Canada project. This project is funded by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program.