Past Events

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…

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!

Premiera filmu „Smolensk” w siódmą rocznicę smoleńskiej tragedii

9-go kwietnia, w Auli Jana Pawla II,odbyla sie uroczysta premiera filmu „Smolensk”. W imieniu organizatorow, zespol „Wawel” oraz Klub Gazety Polskiej w Houston, gosci przywital przewodniczacy KGP w Houston pan Marek Wach. Tuż przed premierą…

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.

Soccer in the Polish School

Dnia 1go kwietnia Rycerze Kolumba w parafii Matki Boskiej Częstochowskiej w Houston zorganizowali rozgrywki piłki nożnej dla dzieci z polskiej sobotniej szkoly im. Mikołaja Kopernika. Turniej odbył się w ramach popularnej akcji “K of C Parish…

Stan Borys Concert – Photos

Stan Borys’ songs stayed for the whole weekend with those, who came to his show on March 4, 2017.   It was the artist’s second Houston concert and once again he did not disappoint the audience. …

Black And White Roaring 20′s Ball

On February 25, 2017 Houston Polonia and friends enjoyed BLACK & WHITE Roaring 20′s Ball organized by  Nicolaus Copernicus Polish School. Photos by Tomasz Salamon

Evening Under The Stars – Photos

On Saturday, February 11, 2017 Dance Group Wawel and their friends enjoyed annual Ognisko (Bonfire) – Evening Under The Stars. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Dominika Dancewicz – Donald Doucet Duo Concert memories

Dominika Dancewicz, violin – Donald Doucet, piano Duo performed new concert titled “Woman Power“on January 22 and 31, 2017. This is not first time we received enthusiastic reviews of their performance!  

Jasełka – Photos

Polish School students, teachers and parents and grandparents and their friends enjoyed traditional “Jasełka” in Our Lady of Częstochowa Polish Church on January 22, 2017. Photos  by Stan Aponiuk  

New Year’s Eve Celebration 2016 – Photos

Houston Polonia welcomed New Year  at the traditional SYLWESTER party in the Polish Hall on December 31st, 2016. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Christmas Caroling in Chappell Hill

On December 26, 2016 Houston Polonia joined Polish Community in Chappell to sing Christmas Carols. The carolers began singing on the steps of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, a historic parish founded in 1889 by early…

Pasterka 2016

Pasterka is a Midnight mass celebrated in Poland during Christmas between December 24 and 25. During the Pasterka mass, Polish people sing traditional Christmas carols (kolędy).  In Our Lady of Czestochowa Polish Church this tradition…

Christmas Eve in the Polish School

On Saturday, December 17, 2016, Polish School children and their parents gathered in the Parish Hall for Polish traditional “wigilia”, an early Christmas Eve. Photos by Stan Aponiuk

Spotkanie ze Świętym Mikołajem – Photos

Polish children enjoyed an afternoon with Saint Nicholas on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at the Polish Parish Hall. Photos by Stanisław Skóra

13th Annual Gala of the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation

The 13th Annual Gala of the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation took place on Sunday, December 4, 2016. The celebration started with a holy mass at St. Jerome Catholic Church in Martinez. The Gala was held…

Michal Korzistka Concert – Photos

On Saturday, December 3, 2016 Houston Polonia gathered at the piano recital with Prof. Michal Korzistka playing classical Polish music. Thank you Maryna Kestowicz-Lech for hosting this wonderful event.   Photos by Michal Dembiński

Polish Independence Day in Texas

Panna Maria, Texas,  Saturday, November 19, 2016 Polish Independence Day parade was organized in Panna Maria on November 19 in a frame of the PACT (Polish American Council of Texas) annual meeting.  The honorary guest…

Wieczór Pieśni Żołnierskich i Patriotycznych – Photos

On November 12, 2016 Houston Polonia gathered in the Polish Hall to celebrate Polish Independence Day. Polish Patriotic Evening in Houston The 2nd annual Polish Patriotic Evening was organized on November 12 at Our Lady…

Polish Film Festival 2016 – Program updates!

19th Annual Houston Polish Film Festival November 2 – 6, 2016 AMC 30 Studio, 2949 Dunvale,  Houston, 77063  Tickets Adults: $15, Students: $7 ________________________________________________________________________________  >> Wednesday, November 2, 2016 7:00PM  “Karbala”,  Krzysztof Łukaszewicz (2015, 111 min)   …

Święto Pieczonego Ziemniaka

Dance Group Wawel hosted Baked Potato Fest on Saturday, November 5, 2016 The Group wants to participate in the 17th Polonia Folk Groups World Festival next summer and this event was to help the dancers to…

Houston UHD students in Poland – Summer Research 20106

Four students from University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) participated in 6-8 weeks summer research in Poland. At the University of Gdansk: Jacqueline Rocha and Milimar Murillo, both Biotechnology majors studied with Prof. Sylvia Jafra, Michał Miętus…

Interesting and Unusual Job Offer

Interested?   Make a quick decision!  The deadline has been extended, as they don’t have enough Polish candidates. Professional Role Player – Exhibits Specialist III – Polish/Poland Please email me a current resume if you…

Polish dancers performing at Janmashtami festival

On August 25th group of young polish dancers from Houston performed at Janmashatami festival. Photos by Stan Aponiuk.