Join us for pączki*, coffee, and musical entertainment provided by Nina Jankowicz, David Beczak, and Michael Stein. They will be performing a wide range of music, from jazz and rock hits to Broadway tunes.
Pączki sale starts at 11 am. You can pick up pączki all day at KF! Performances begin at 6:30 pm
Pączki will be sold for $2 each. Preorder larger quantities (3+) at 202-785-2320 by 4 pm on Friday, Feb. 1st.
With the annual pączki feast the KF celebrates Tłusty Czwartek (Fat Thursday), marking the last Thursday before Ash Wednesday and lent. Traditionally, Polish families made pączki and other treats on this day to use up all the sugar and fat in the house that were forbidden during lent.
*Pączki [poonch-key] (Polish doughnuts) - deep-fried pastries traditional to Polish cuisine usually covered with powdered sugar, icing or bits of dried orange zest.
Event begins at 11:00AM
Presented by: The Kosciuszko Foundation
Featured Artist(s): Nina Jankowicz, David Beczak, Michael Stein