20th Anniversary of the Consecration of Our Lady of Czestochowa Polish Church in Houston

On August 22, 2021, Houston Polonia celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Consecration of Our Lady of Czestochowa Polish Church in Houston, The holy mass was followed by the concert Maryjo, Królowo Polski, and after…

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. 

56th Annual Houston Slavic Heritage Festival – PHOTOS

On September 29, 2019, Houston Polonia traditionally participated in this year Houston Slavic Festival, where Slavic communities get together every year to honor Sts. Cyril & Methodius, and to share in the celebration of their…

Polish Harvest Festival 2019 – Sunday PHOTOS

Sunday brought some rain, luckily not enough to stop people coming to the Festival and enjoy this wonderful event. Big THANK YOU to all who came, to the organizers and volunteers! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Polish Harvest Festival 2019 – SATURDAY PHOTOS

Tropical depression Imelda did nor discourage those, who planned to go to the Polish Harvest Festival this Saturday. Big crowd, wonderful dances, long lines for food, cold beer – great time for so many! Photos…

New School Year in the Polish School – PHOTOS

The new school year 2019/2020 in the Polish School started with the holy mass on September 7, 2019. Parent’s meeting has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 5, 2019. Po mszy w bibliotece szkolnej  miało miejsce Narodowe…

Houston Polish Harvest Festival 2009 Memories

How many of us remember DOŻYNKI 2009? Have you been there? Do you still remember? Was it long ago or just a while ago? The kids are teenagers now, while some Polish friends are no…

Polish Day in Bremond – PHOTOS

Many Polish Houstonians visited Bremond’s Polish Festival on June 22, 2019. This was 32nd Festival with live music, street dance, games for both adults and children, downtown parade, BBQ cook-off – something for everybody!  Houston Polish Folk Dance Group…

President Andrzej Duda and Polish First Lady in Houston Polish Parish – PHOTOS

On June 13, 2019, parishioners of Our Lady of Czestochowa Polish Parish welcomed President, Andrzej Duda and his wife, Agata Kornahauser-Duda. Read about Polish First Lady in the Polish School More on and President’s…

Wawel at the KIFEST in Galveston

Wawel and Mini Wawel entertained the audience at the Kids International Festival (KIFEST) in Galveston on Saturday, June 8th, 2019. Take a look at pictures from their performance!

Child Day (Dzień Dziecka) in the Polish School

Polish children, parents and teachers celebrated Child Day on June 2, 2019. Games, Polish food, water – fun time for everybody! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

End of School Year in Polish School

Another school year has ended! On June 1, 2019, 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,…

Houston Polish Festival – Sunday PHOTOS

Cecilia Abbott, the first lady of Texas served as the Grand Marshal of the 13th annual Houston Polish Festival on Sunday, May 5. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Houston Polish Festival – Saturday PHOTOS

Everybody hoped for great weather despite not so great predictions. A wonderful day for all who came! Children Performance Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Venetian Mascarade – Photos

If you were at the Venetian Mascarade, carnival ball organized by Polish School on February 16, 2019, you can find your photos in our photo gallery below, courtesy of Stan Aponiuk.   If you missed it this year, plan on coming next year!