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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…

Harvey Story – Irena

When Harvey came Irena Karczewski was in Poland visiting her family.  She called every day asking about her friends and praying for us all … Poleciała odwiedzić rodzinę w Polsce. Kiedy dotarł do nas Harvey,…

150th Anniversary of St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish in Anderson

Many Polish Houstonians participated in the celebration of the 150th Anniversary of St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish in Anderson, TX.  Dance group Wawel entertained the guests with another colorful and dynamic performance.   Photos by Stan…

Wizyta Marszałka Piotra Całbeckiego w Teksasie

Piotr Całbecki, Marszałek województwa kujawsko-pomorskiego, odwiedził USA w celach biznesowo-towarzyskich. Po pobycie wraz z rodzina w Nowym Jorku, Pensylwanii, Kalifornii i Arizonie, odwiedził Teksas. Jego pobyt w Teksasie koordynował Profesor Jim Mazurkiewicz z Texas A&M….

School Children Polish Vacation

Ten students from the Nicolaus Copernicus Polish School in Houston visited the Kujawsko-Pomorskie Province and surrounding areas July 2-10, 2017. The students visited Torun, Gdansk, Biskupin and Malbork among others.  They all had a wonderful…

Bremond Polish Day – Photos

Polish Folk Group Wawel performed at Bremond 30st Polish Days Festival on June 24, 2017.  Stan was there to take photos, along with Krysia, Adam, Edward, Chris, Basia, Ewa, Ela..  Our Lajkonik made it there…

Wawel na Majówce

Polish Dance Group Wawel dancers had a weekend off and spent a day in the country. They all will have great memories of this Texas majówka! Photos by Stan Aponiuk May 19, 2017

11th Annual Houston Polish Festival – Photo memories

Saturday, May 6, 2017 Dance Group WAWEL Our guests With Polish Children Friday, May 5, 2017 The Festival has just begun! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Polish Children meeting Easter Bunny

On April 15, 2017 Polish children enjoyed meeting Easter bunny, and their parents – taking a photo with this big, charming Zajączek. Thank you, Stan Aponiuk, for creating memories for so many families!

Pierogi Queen Ribbon Cutting

Even though Pierogi Queen has been open for almost a year, the the Ribbon Cutting ceremony took place on April 4, 2017, after the restaurant joined League City Chamber of Commerce. Congratulations! MAP

Stanislaw Górka Show – Photos

On April 1, 2017 Houston Polonia enjoyed the show „One i my”, a performance of great Polish actor, Stanislaw Górka, z teatru „Pod Górkę.