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!

Jasełka 2019 PHOTOS

Polish School students, teachers, parents and their guests enjoyed this year traditional nativity play „Jasełka”. Photos by Stan Aponiuk, January 13, 2019

Polish Consulate Christmas Party PHOTOS

On December 12, 2018, Houston Polonia invited by Consul General, Robert Rusiecki, gathered in the Polish Parish to celebrate Christmas.   The program included Polish Christmas carols beautifully presented by Mirosława Sojka-Topór and Filip Błachnio. What a wonderful…

Mikołajki 2018 – PHOTOS

On December 9, 2018, Saint Nicholas came to visit Polish School children.  Picnic, presents, photo with Santa – happy time for so many children.  Thank you Polish School for continuing this tradition! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Polish National Alliance – December 2018 Meeting – PHOTOS

Polish National Alliance hosted their December 2018 meeting in Houston Polish Paris.  Dancing, having a good time with friends, and even Santa stopped by! Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Polonia in Houston Thanksgiving Parade – PHOTOS

It became a tradition for the Polish Folk Dance Group Wawel to participate in Houston the Thanksgiving Parade on November 22, 2018. If you missed it, here are some photos. Photos by Krystyna Aponiuk and Danuta…

Polish Independence Day Celebration in Chappell Hill – PHOTOS

Invited by Polish American Council of Texas many Polish Houstonians traveled to Chappell Hill on November 17th, 2018 to celebrate 100th anniversary of Polish Independence.  All three groups Wawel were there as well as Dallas dance…

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…