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Polish Halls

Want to learn how to make pierogi, take the kids to visit Santa Claus, ride a bus with a lot of fun people to take in a Tigers game on Polish-American night in Detroit?


Within a 5-mile radius of downtown Grand Rapids are 14 Polish Halls that buzz with activity in their neighborhoods throughout the year, and they welcome individuals of any descent to apply for membership and join in their family friendly events.

Knights of St Casimir Aid Society (6th Street Hall)


Knights of St Casimir Aid Society (6th Street Hall)

649 6th St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 776-0135

https://www.facebook.com/6thStreetHall/

6thstreethall@gmail.com


Founding Year: 1895

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Events and amenities:

  • Pancake breakfasts, chicken dinners, burger nights, spaghetti dinners, Mother/Daughter dinners 
  • Trivia nights
  • Picnics
  • Poker runs
  • New Year’s Eve, Halloween and kid’s Christmas parties
  • Live music events
  • Sporting event parties
  • Golf outings
  • Euchre tournaments
  • Karaoke
  • Free pool on Thursdays and Sundays 


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Polish Falcons Aid Society

  

Polish Falcons Aid Society

957 Fulton St. W, Grand Rapids, MI 49504-6260

(616) 774-8495

https://www.facebook.com/polishfalconsGR/


Founding Date: 1927

Number of Members: 225

Annual Dues: $50

Background: A member-only club, the Polish Falcons 

 

Events and amenities:

  • Pancake breakfasts, chicken dinners, burger nights 
  • Breakfast with Santa and Easter Bunny
  • Bus trips to Detroit for Tigers games, shopping to Chicago, Traverse City, Michigan City
  • Poker runs and euchre tournaments
  • New Year’s Eve, Halloween and kid’s Christmas parties
  • Pierogi making
  • Craft and sign making, polka lessons
  • Live music events
  • Sporting event parties, annual tailgate party
  • Bowling league
  • Golf outings
  • Free bar shuffleboard 



Sons and Daughters Club

Sons and Daughters Club

1057 Hamilton Ave NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504

(616) 774-0184

https://www.facebook.com/Sons-And-Daughters-Club-125932324099983/


Founding Date: 1912

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Annual Dues: $


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Events and amenities:

  • Pig roast and Luau, Reuben  nights, pancake breakfasts, chicken dinners, burger nights
  • Neon night and Bloody Mary bars
  • Monkey Dance and Karaoke
  • Poker runs, cornhole and euchre tournaments  




St. Adalbert’s Aid Society (5th St. Hall)

  St. Adalbert’s Aid Society (5th St. Hall)

701 5th St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 774-2312

https://www.facebook.com/thefifthstreethall/

thefifthstreethall@gmail.com


Founding Date: 1872

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Annual Dues: $


Background: Established in 1872, the St. Adalbert’s Aid Society was established to support the Polish emigrants who settled around the West Side of Grand Rapids. The society assisted in building the first Polish Catholic Church in Grand Rapids – the Church of St. Adalbert. They built their first meeting rooms at the corner of Fifth and Davis in 1893 and actively supported the St. Adalbert’s Parish. Since its early beginnings, the Hall membership has donated countless money and man hours to aid members, community organizations and events in Grand Rapids – specifically the West Side neighborhoods. A member only club, the Hall is open 12 times a year to the public for various events ranging from Halloween and St. Patrick’s celebrations, various fundraising events for local charities and annually for the greatest celebration ever – Pulaski Days.



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Polish National Aid Society (Jackson Street Hall)

    

Polish National Aid Society (Jackson Street Hall)

921 Jackson St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 774-9011

https://www.facebook.com/TheRealJacksonStHall/


Founding Date: 1878

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Annual Dues: $


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St. Ladislaus Hall (Laddy’s)

   

St. Ladislaus Hall (Laddy’s)

758 Lane Ave. SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504


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Sacred Heart Benevolent Society (Kosciuszko Hall)

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Benevolent Society of Grand Rapids (Kosciuszko Hall)

935 Park St SW, Grand Rapids, MI  49504

(616) 242-9855

https://www.facebook.com/kosciuszkohall/

http://www.kosciuszkohall.org/index.html



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American Legion Post 459

  American Legion Post 459 

658 Michigan St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 458-3929

https://www.facebook.com/post459/

http://www.post459.org/?fbclid=IwAR0SQpxAnp-KurDqwPOH2iX_ms8JP0iFO_-85y9TGAdtxS1aPbmiV_gEmqc


Founding Date: 

Number of Members: 

• 260 Legion veteran members

• 210 members of the Ladies Auxiliary

• 170 members of the Sons of The American Legion

Annual Dues: $


Background:  Young veterans from World War II with names like Rusilowski, Lewakowski, Stalec, and Potapowicz wanted to establish a American Legion post to reflect the strong Polish-American heritage of the Northeast side of Grand Rapids. After several meetings at Diamond Avenue Hall in 1947, the fledgling Post was officially chartered, elected officers, and found a home at 700 Michigan Street N.E.  The Post membership grew quickly and moved across the street to 658 Michigan Street N.E. In 1953, the Post added the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, and in 1963 they chartered a group named the Sons of The American Legion.


Today's Northeastern Post is surely different than the group of spirited young veterans of 1946, but our roots will forever be a part of our sense of pride and obligation. Our members come from a variety of ethnic, social, and political backgrounds. All three of our organizations are both non-sectarian and non-political. Simply put, we believe our diversity is our strength.


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St Stanislaus Aid Society (Little Hall)

 St Stanislaus Aid Society (Little Hall)

823 Michigan St NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

(616) 774-8997

https://www.facebook.com/pages/St-Stanislaus-Aid-Society/120338027978725



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Sacred Heart Benevolent Society (Eastern Avenue Hall)

Sacred Heart Benevolent Society (Eastern Avenue Hall)

506 Eastern Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI  49503

(616) 774-4024

https://www.facebook.com/pg/EasternAvenueHallOfficial/about/?ref=page_internal



Founding Date: 1896

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St. Isidore's Benevolent Aid Society (Diamond Hall)

St. Isidore's Benevolent Aid Society (Diamond Hall)

435 Diamond Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 774-9612

https://www.facebook.com/st.idisoresbenevolentaidsociety


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Annual Dues: $


Background:  We are a Polish Aid Association located in Grand Rapids, MI dedicated to preserving the Polish heritage and supporting our local community.


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St. George’s Hall

St. George’s Hall

1513 Quarry Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI  49504

(616) 458-1109

https://www.facebook.com/stgrghall/



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Vytautas Aid Society

Vytautas Aid Society

1300 Hamilton Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 456-7081

https://www.facebook.com/lithuanian.club/

vytautasaidsociety@att.net


Founding Date: 1910

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Annual Dues: $


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Knights of Columbus, Council 3104

Knights of Columbus, Council 3104

1140 Muskegon Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

(616) 451-4411

https://www.facebook.com/KnightsofColumbus3104/


Founding Date: 1949

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Annual Dues: $


Background:  The Social Club's Hall and Conference Center is home to our Council. The location is ideal, conveniently located to area shopping and hotels. The outside of the hall is inviting, with a well lit and maintained parking area. With an open layout, the hall can be arranged for smaller, more intimate gatherings or can seat up to 200 guests.


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