Past Events

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…

Congratulations, Elli!

Eleanor Kline, a student of the Polish School in Houston, has been recognized in the international contest „To Be Polish”. She was able to attend the award ceremony in the Royal Castle in Warsaw on…

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 www.prezydent.pl 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!

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 HOUSTON POLISH FILM FESTIVAL

21st Annual Houston Polish Film Festival October 31 – November 4, 2018 AMC 30 Studio, 2949 Dunvale,  Houston, 77063 — All movies are with English subtitles — TICKETS $15 adults,  $12 students $20 film KAMERDYNER + reception $20 film KLER…

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

Final Goodbye to Krystyna Tarnowska

Our deepest sympathy to the family of   Krystyna Tarnowska   who passed away on May 8, 2018   She will be missed by her family, friends   and Polish community in Houston.   Viewing at…

„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…

Final Goodbye to Dr. James Thompson

  Our deepest sympathy to Dr. Ewa Thompson and the family of Dr. James (Jim) Thompson who passed away on December 4, 2017 at age 79.   He will be missed by his family, friends…

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….

Final Goodbye to Zbyszko Adam Mazewski

  Our deepest sympathy to the family of Zbyszko Adam Mazewski   who passed away on June 23, 2017, 11 months after his wife’s, Antonina, death He will be missed by his family, friends and…