Polish Independence Day and The 100th Anniversary of Poland’s Independence

On November 14, 2018, Consulate General of the Republic of Poland invited Houston Polonia to a special celebration of Polish Independence Day and The 100th Anniversary of Poland’s Independence.  The program included: Consul General, Robert Rusiecki…

Polish School Picnic – The Train to Freedom – PHOTOS

On November 11, 2018, Polish School children celebrated Poland’s independence anniversary with the performance The Train to Freedom. Photos by Stan Aponiuk  

Wieczór Pieśni Żołnierskich i Patriotycznych – PHOTOS

Z okazji stulecia odzyskania przez Polskę niepodległości Houston Polonia zorganizowala Wieczór Patriotyczny, czwarty juz wieczor pieśni żołnierskich.  Tym razem tematem byla historia Polski od wybuchu I wojny światowej do współczesności.   Photos by Stan Aponiuk November 10, 2018

21st Polish Fim Festival Memories

Last day of the Festival surprised us with two great films and the stories about creating them, shared by the actress, Barbara Stachura, and the director, Magdalena Lazarkiewicz.  Sunday evening, so many films just seen,…

Polish Harvest Festival 2018 – Saturday PHOTOS

Polish Harvest Festival in Houston is bigger and better every year!  Have been there this Saturday? Photos by Stan Aponiuk    

74 Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising

Houston Polonia commemorated the 74th anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising on Sunday, August 5, 2018 with a very special celebration in at Our Lady of Czestochowa Polish Church. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Houston Children Polish Vacation

Polish children from Houston visited the Kujawsko-Pomorskie Province this July. The children visited Toruń, Gdańsk, Malbork and Solec Kujawski. They also visited American Army troops stationed in Poland. The children had a wonderful time and…

International Voices Houston – A Caribbean Mass

The singers of the International Voices Houston Choir presented their summer concert „A Caribbean Mass”. For many Polish Houstonians coming to their concerts became a tradition, while others came first time.  All enjoyed the vibrant…

Child Day in the Polish School

Polish children, parents and teachers celebrated Child Day with a disco evening at the Polish Hall on June 3, 2018. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

End of School Year in Polish School

Another school year has ended! Polish School children said good-bye to the teachers and they all will start a well-deserved vacation. Some will travel to Poland, others will enjoy Houston camps, pools and museums or…

Festival 2018 – Saturday PHOTOS

Saturday at the Festival became a tradition for so many.  Polish food, Polish costumes, admiring the dancers, meeting friends and just having a good time! Festival Guests and Sponsors Dance groups WAWEL and JAGODA Polish…

Houston Polonia Memorial

One of the latest Polish Church projects has been finalized: Saint Pope Jonh Paul II Plaza with Houston Polonia Memorial and Memory Wall. We proudly invite you to visit the Plaza, just in front of…

Phoenix – Arizona Polish Festival

While getting ready to Houston Polish Festival, Stan and Krysia traveled to Phoenix to capture 15th Arizona Polish Festival. Several folk groups took part in this event:  “Rodacy” from Detroit, “Tatry” from Canada, “Lajkonik” from Tucson, “Tatry Giewont” from…

International Voices Houston –  A Caribbean Mass

Polish singers of the International Voices Houston Choir invite Houston Polonia and friends to their summer concert  „A Caribbean Mass”.  If you have never been to any of this choir concerts, come this time.  If you have been to…

Congratulations Justyna!

Congratulations to Justyna Korzeniowska for taking the 1st place in the Galveston Marathon & Half Marathon (30-34 women category) on Sunday, 2/18/2018!  

Awesome 80s Party – Photos

Carnival Ball 2018 – Totally Awesome 80s Party was fun and so colorful!  So many great costume ideas, great time for all.  See the photos, courtesy of Stan Aponiuk. February 10, 2018

Christmas Carols Concert – Photos

Polish Parishioners enjoyed  Christmas Carols Concert, Mary did you know – Edward Winiarski and His Guests,  on Sunday, January 21, 2018 Photos by Stan Aponiuk  

Nativity Play, „Jasełka” – Photos

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, Polish School students performed traditional „Jasełka”. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

„Majeranki” Performance in the Polish Church

Polish Houstonians who came to the Polish Church Sunday mass, enjoyed a wonderful performance of the Polish group „Majeranki”.  If you missed it, come to their performance tomorrow, on the first day of the New…

Consulate General of the Republic of Poland Inauguration Ceremony – Photos

The inauguration ceremony of the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Houston took place on 12-16-2017. The Consulate Passport Office opens on December 18, 2017.   MORE INFO Temporary location: 3040 Post Oak Blvd, Houston TX 77056 Photos by…

Spotkanie ze Świętym Mikołajem – Photos

W niedzielę 10 grudnia 2017 Świety Mikołaj tradycyjnie odwiedził dzieci w Polskiej parafii przynosząc dużo emocji no i oczywiście torby z prezentami.  I jak co roku to był dzień, na który wszystkie dzieci od dawna…

Wawel at MATCH – Photos

On Saturday, November 18, 2017 Polish Folk Dance Group Wawel invites performed on one of the best Houston stages, at the MATCH as one of the performing groups at the 2017 SISTER CITIES OF HOUSTON ANNUAL FALL CONCERT: …

Polish Day in Bremond – Photos

On Saturday, November 18th, 2017 Texas Polonia gathered in Bremond to celebrate Polish Independence Day.   Dance Group Wawel was there too! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Polish Independence Day Celebrated

On November 11, 2017, Houston Polonia gathered in the Polish Hall to celebrate Polish Independence Day. This was Third Annual Polish Patriotic Evening with Polish military and patriotic songs, a lecture on Polish history, and a historical…

Polish Film Festival – Photos

20th Houston Film Festival brought so many great movies!  The public enjoyed meeting the director of „Lullaby Killer”, Krzysztof Lang, refreshing wine at the reception, questions and answers. Interesting talk with Jan Kidawa-Błoński after projection…

Harvest Festival 2017 – Bread Blessing Photos

Many Festival visitors come to Polish Harvest Festival to experience beautiful ceremony of bread blessing and sharing. „The end of the harvest was the occasion for a major festival in old rural Poland known as…

Harvest Festival 2017 – Wawel, Jagoda and Our School Children – Saturday Photos

For the dancers weather was just perfect!  Dallas Dance Group JAGODA joined WAWEL on our Festival stage. Photos by Stan Aponiuk Festival photos album with slideshow option

Harvest Festival 2017 – Our Guests and Organizers – Photos

Cold weather did not discourage people from coming to the festival.  Just different outfits, same good time! Photos by Stan Aponiuk Festival photos album with slideshow option

Three Events in Polish School and Parish – Photos

Last Sunday, October 15, 2017 gathered Polish Community  for three special events: Pasowanie na Ucznia National Education Day and Polish School in Houston 35th Anniversary Thaddeus Kosciuszko – The Price of Freedom exhibit Photos by…

Chicago Helps Houston

We all heard about US Polonia collecting supplies for Polish families affected by Hurricane Harvey.  Two Polish truck drivers, Pete and Adam, The Polish Navy First Responders made it a second time to our Polish…