Yearly Archives: 2013

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THE LIRA SINGERS, LIRA DANCERS & LIRA ORCHESTRA WITH GUEST STAR

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2013 – 4pm at Carnegie Music Hall 4400 Forbes Avenue in Pittsburgh, PA "Polish Carols, Song & Dance" performed by The Lira Ensemble is a wonderful afternoon of entertainment, including beautiful music, exciting choreography, and the chance to share the best of Polish culture with friends and family  – 14-YEAR-OLD PIANIST DANIEL [...]

By | December 15th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

BAL POLONAISE

A Gracious Tradition for over 20 Years The Debutante Presentation of the Polish Cultural Council Saturday, November 16, 2013 The Circuit Center & Ballroom Pittsburgh, PA The Polish Cultural Council’s annual Bal Polonaise is an evening full of enchantment with dining, dancing and dignitaries filling the Ballroom at the The Circuit Center. For more than [...]

By | November 16th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Pitt Volleyball to Host Polish Professional Club Dabrowa

PITTSBURGH - It will be a historic site on September 3rd when the University of Pittsburgh women's volleyball team hosts the Pitt International Classic and will share the court with Poland's Tauron MKS Dabrowa Gornicza, a professional club from the Liga Siatkówki Kobiet (Polish Women's Volleyball League). First serve of the exhibition match is set for [...]

By | September 3rd, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Fall

All Polish seasons - especially from far away - hold a special beauty and magic. However, early fall is the really special one. There is this short and beautiful period of warm weather, blue sky and sunshine, when foliage looks at its magnificent. Here we call it Indian Summer, in Poland it is called Old [...]

By | September 1st, 2013|Events|0 Comments

ANNUAL “PICNIC- MAJOWKA” 2013

ANNUAL "PICNIC- MAJOWKA" 2013 SUNDAY, JUNE 2ND, 2PM BOYCE PARK- SAME PLACE AS LAST YEAR Come and join us on  Sunday, June 2nd, 2013 starting at 2:00 p.m. at the Boyce Park / Silver Beaver shelter and ball field for an afternoon of fun, playing games and fellowship. Everybody is welcome. Many nice hiking and bicycle trails nearby. Volleyball, Basketball [...]

By | June 1st, 2013|Events|0 Comments

May

May is a happy month in Poland, as most of the people enjoy time off around two public holidays: the First and the Third of May. On May 1st ,Poland celebrates the International Workers Day. It commemorates the 1886 Haymarket riot in Chicago and the workers’ general strike for the eight hour workday. May 1st was [...]

By | May 1st, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Inspiring Researchers: Marie Sklodowska-Curie

The Embassy of Poland co-hosted an event with the Carnegie Institution for Science & the Embassy of France to honor the centennial of the 2nd Nobel Prize awarded to Marie Sklodowska-Curie and the International Year of Chemistry. Part of the Carnegie Capital Science Evening series, the event was held under the auspices of Poland’s presidency [...]

By | March 24th, 2013|Pittsburgh Polonia|0 Comments