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End of School Year in Polish School

Another school year has ended! Polish School children said goodbye to their teachers ready to start a well-deserved vacation.

Romuald Oramus Exhibit Opening – Photos

Romuald Oramus exhibit has opened on May 18, 2022. The vibrant exhibition inside UST’s Link Lee mansion is sponsored by the St. John Paul II Institute and the Polish Consulate in Houston…

WAWEL on Stage

Polish Folk Dance Group WAWEL traditionally performed at the Houston Polish Festival,

Houston Polish Festival 2022 – PHOTOS

Houston Polonia enjoyed Houston Polish Festival, celebrated every year during the first weekend of May.

Polish Theater in Houston BÓG MORDU – PHOTOS

There is a new Houston Polish Theater! Thank you to the creative team!

Stand With Ukraine – Photos

The Polish community in Houston joins protests against the war in Ukraine and support for Ukrainians defending their country.

Mini WAWEL Bonfire Fundraiser – PHOTOS

On March 5, 2022, Dance Group Wawel organized a bonfire fundraiser to support its youngest dancers.

Meeting Ambassador of Poland Marek Magierowski

On February 23, 2022, Texas Polonia representatives met Marek Magierowski, Poland’s ambassador to the United States.

Polish School Carnival Ball – PHOTOS

On February 12, 2022, Houston Polonia enjoyed Carnival Ball organized by The Polish School in Houston.

Houston Polonia Runs for WOSP – PHOTOS

On January 22, 2022, Houston Polonia organized TEXAS RUNS FOR WOSP, which turned out to be a very successful event. ’Houston Texas Runs For WOSP was a big success!! Full of emotions, impressions, smiles, sun,…

Congratulations to Polish Marathon Runners!!

There were quite a few Polish runners participating in Chevron Houston Marathon on January 16, 2022. Congratulations to All of them! If there were more Polish runners – please send us a photo! You can…

Jasełka 2022 – Photos

On Sunday, January 16, 2022, children from the Polish School presented traditional Polish Nativity Play, „Jasełka”. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Supporting Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity

The organizers and supporters of WOSP (Wielka Orchestra Świątecznej Pomocy) met on January 11, 2022, at the event „Winko for WOSP” – The Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity. All events related to WOSP this year…

OPŁATEK 2022

Houston Polonia gathered in the Polish Parish Hall on January 9, 2022, to celebrate traditional Polish OPŁATEK. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Photos with Easter Bunny

On April 4, 2021, Polish children enjoyed meeting Easter Bunny and, of course, taking a photo with this big, charming Zajączek. Photos by Piotr Szalewski

WOSP Finale in Houston

On January 31, 2021 Houston Polonia joined volunteers all over the world in helping one of the greatest Polish Charity foundations: WOSP: The Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity is a Polish non-profit that supports public…

Polish Houston Festival 2010 – PHOTOS

Photos by Stan Aponiuk, Adam Gołuński, Stefan Witas

Carnival Ball – One Night Around the World – PHOTOS

On February 22, 2020 Polish School teachers, parents and their friends enjoyed traditional Carnival Ball. This year’s theme was One Night Around the World. See the photos and smile! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

WAWEL 10th Anniversary and Annual Bonfire

On February 8th, 2020 Houston Polonia gathered at the Polish Church picnic area to celebrate Folk Dance Group’s WAWEL 10th anniversary! The highlight of the celebration was a traditional bonfire. Happy anniversary, WAWEL! Thank you,…

Jasełka – Nativity Play by Polish School Children – PHOTOS

On January 19, 2020, Polish School students performed in traditional „Jasełka”, while the teachers, parents and all guests enjoyed this nativity play, a wonderful tradition in Polish Church. Photos by Stan Aponiuk Check previous years Jasełka…

KOLĘDY in Chappell Hill

On December 28, 2019, Houston Polonia joined Polish Community in Chappell Hill to sing Christmas Carols. This all-day event started at the Saint Stanislaus Polish Church, a historic parish founded in 1889 by early Polish…

Congratulation to Dr. Bogdan Czerniak

On October 21, 2019, Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin awarded the Doctor Honoris Causa to Prof. Bogdan Czerniak from the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Prof. Czerniak is a graduate of the Pomeranian Medical…

Polish School Mikołajki 2019 – PHOTOS

Polish School children enjoyed traditional „Mikołajki”, an afternoon with Santa on Sunday, December 15, 2019. Find your photo with Santa in our Photo Gallery! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Annual Polish Home and PNA Christmas Party – PHOTOS

Polish Home and PNA members traditionally gathered on December 8, 2019, at the Christmas Party. Santa visit, Polish food, Wawel performance and many guests made this event very special! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Traditional „Opłatek” in the Polish School – Photos

Polish school children, teachers and their families shared traditional „Opłatek” and on Sunday, January 7, 2019.  This was a great opportunity to meet friends and wish them Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Photos…

St. Joseph 150th Celebration – New Waverly, TX

Houston Polonia joined New Waverly parishioners as they celebrated the 150th anniversary of St. Joseph’s Church. Houston Folk Dance Group gave a wonderful performance and posted „We are honored to be a part of today’s…

PACT Annual Meeting in Bandera – Photos

Polish American Council of Texas (PACT) had the annual meeting, Polish Independence Day Celebration and Polish Lifetime Achievement Award presentations on Saturday, November 16 in Bandera, Texas.  This year’s event was hosted by St. Stanislaus Catholic…

Polish Independence Day – Houston Celebration

On November 12, 2019, the Consulate of Poland in Houston invited representatives of Texas Polonia to celebrate Poland’s Independence Day and the 30th anniversary of the fall of communism in Poland. During the ceremony, the…

1999 and 2007 – Agnieszka Holland in Houston

Do you remember? Houston Polonia met Agnieszka Holland for the first time over 20 years ago, when she came for the Houston International Film Festival. 1999 Eight years later Agnieszka was back in Houston at…

„Polish Month” in Washington County Texas

The Washington County Commissioners Court proclaimed ”Polish Month” in Washington County Texas ”The Birthplace of Texas”. The Chappell Hill Museum and the Polish American Council of Texas were present for the proclamation.