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The Permanent Chair or Polish Culture at Canisius College Presents

Sunday, February 5, 2023 - 2:30 p.m.

Buffalo And Erie County Public Library

Main Floor, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo

In honor or 550th Birthday of Mikolaj Kopernik, 1473-1543

Father of Modern Astronomy

Opening Program and Reception for the public display of The Library's 1543 first edition of 

Copernicus' controversial masterwork, On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres (De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium).

RSVP reception/program by Feb.1

The Copernicus work will be on display in the Library's Grosvenor Room, Main Floor, February 1-28,2023

Sunday, February 19, 2023 12 Noon

St. Michael Church, 651 Washington Street, Buffalo

Mass and Reception celebrating the 550th Anniversary of the Birth of Nicolaus Copernicus

Sunday, February 26, 2023, 2:30 pm

Canisius College Montante Cultural Center

2021 Main Street, Buffalo 14208

Chopin and Copernicus: The Art of Heavens

A multimedia Presentation celebrating the 550th birthday of Copernicus and the 213th birthday of Frederick Chopin featuring Chopin's music presented by Maria Chomicka and Melanie Bebak, images from the Webb Telescope by Paul Krupinski, a Presentation by the Chopin Singing Society, and more.

Reception Following

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