Meetings and Events


Each of the Society’s monthly meetings are open to the public and are held at 7 pm on the second Thursday of each month* in the cafeteria of Villa Maria College.  The College is located at 240 Pine Ridge Road in Cheektowaga NY.

* There are two months when traditional meetings are not held: in July for our summer picnic, and December when the Society hosts a

June 8, 2017 – Meet in Student Center – Building #6 See map.

 “A Family History Show & Tell” by Sherry Sojka, followed by research night.

July 2017 – member and guest picnic.

August 10 – research night.

September 14, 2017 – “Finding Genealogy Records in Erie County” by Speaker Patricia L. Fulwiler, Deputy County Clerk, Erie County Clerk’s Office.

October 12, 2017 – officer and trustee nominations,  “A Family History Show and Tell”, by Denise Oliansky, followed by research night.

November 9, 2017 – officer and trustee elections. “European Immigration” by Joe Golombek, History Professor at Buffalo State College.

“European Immigration” Joe Golombek, History Professor at Buffalo State College

December 14, 2017 – member and gust Christmas party.

Polonia & Community Events

September 9, 2017 – Genealogy Fair, St. Gabriel’s RC, Elma, NY.

 Polish Happy Hours

Check here for a list of 2017 Polish Happy Hour Events.

Your Polish Genealogy Connection in Western New York