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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

Ostatki–Mardi Gras, Pittsburgh, 2013, “Some like it hot”

Saturday, February 9, 2013, 7:00 – 11:00 pm Pittsburgh Center for the Arts—The Marshall Building Galleries 6300 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15232 (Shadyside). A month of February, usually cold and snowy, heats up in this beautiful place surrounded by the ambiance of the real art, live entertainment and  dancing. Join us for the specialties of Polish [...]

By | February 9th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Karuzela Chorus—Polish Christmas Carol Concert

Saturday, January 5, 2013, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Pittsburgh, Polish Hill The annual Karuzela Chorus Concert, under the direction of Dr. Neil Stahurski with featured instrumentalists Wendy Blotzer (keyboard), Debbie Frauenholz (violin) and Radoslaw Fizek (violin), performed both traditional and contemporary Polish Christmas Carlos, such as "Zima Zima" made popular by the Polish group "Czerwone Gitary", [...]

By | January 5th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

The 2012 Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival: Faces of Others,

featured three exciting Polish films, as part of "Through Polish Eyes": Suicide Room (Poland, 2011) Friday, March 23, 7:30pm at McConomy Auditorium, CMU’s University Center Battle of Warsaw1920  (Poland, 2011), 3D, Sunday, March 25, 3:00pm at AMC Loews Waterfront 22 Essential Killing (Poland/Hungary/Ireland/Norway, 2010) Saturday, April 14  7:00pm at McConomy Auditorium, CMU’s University Center

By | February 23rd, 2012|Events|0 Comments