Past Events

Bremond Polish Day – PHOTOS

Many Polish Houstonians joined other Polish Texans and traveled to Bremond to enjoy traditional Polish Day.

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.

Polonia Supporting Ukraine – at the Polish Festival

Ukrainian Community in Houston will have a booth at the Polish Festival.  All proceeds will go to those women through the LW Foundation. 

Easter Egg Hunt and PHOTOS with the Bunny

On April 16, 2022, Polish children enjoyed meeting Easter Bunny.

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,…

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

Big Bend – Hexagonal Morning Captured

There were many photos taken during the UH-Downtown geology students’ trip with professor Janusz Grebowicz. One of them turned out to be quite unique, capturing hexagonal shape skies…

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…

I am not casting my vote for the incumbent President of Poland

Forum Polonia Houston website is a politically neutral platform, which neither supports nor opposes the political opinion expressed in the article below.  It is a private opinion of the author. Zbigniew Wojciechowski I am not…

Final Goodbye to Barbara Ausobsky

Our deepest sympathy to the family of Barbara Ausobsky who passed away on June 6, 2020. She will be missed by her family, friends and the Polish community in Houston. Barbara Ausobsky, 65 of Fulshear,…

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…

Polish Parish „Opłatek” Televised

Houston Polonia gathered on Sunday, January 12, 2020 in the Polish Parish Hall to uphold wonderful Polish tradition of sharing „Opłatek”. Sharing of the 'opłatek’ is the most ancient and beloved of all Polish Christmas traditions. Oplatek…

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

„First to Fight” Commemoration of the Battle of Poland

The First to Fight display, which commemorates the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Poland and the start of World War II, is opened at the University of Houston-Downtown.  Exhibit location:  Milam And Travis Conference Rooms. The College of…

Congratulations to Janusz Grebowicz

Congratulations to Dr. Janusz Grebowicz, University of Houston Downtown Professor, honored at the Conference on Chemistry & Analytical Techniques, in San Francisco, where he was a Keynote speaker, Chair of the plenary session and a…

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…