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OSTATKI—Mardi Gras Pittsburgh 2016

The Carnival in Poland, with its last days called Ostatki, is a time of fun and frivolity. It starts right after Christmas and celebrates life before Lent with dance, great food and drinks. One of the delicious and symbolic Carnival desserts in Poland, PACZKI, is especially enjoyed on the last Thursday before Lent, and will […]

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OSTATKI—Mardi Gras Pittsburgh 2016

The Carnival in Poland, with its last days called Ostatki, is a time of fun and frivolity. It starts right after Christmas and celebrates life before Lent with dance, great food and drinks. One of the delicious and symbolic Carnival desserts in Poland, PACZKI, is especially enjoyed on the last Thursday before Lent, and will [...]

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We wish you joy and happiness at Christmas and throughout the New Year.

Wesołych Świąt Bożego Narodzenia oraz Szczęśliwego Nowego Roku! Szopka by David Motak who entered Szopka Competition in Krakow in 2009 as a first American ever.

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34th Three Rivers Film Festival – Polish Films

Influenza (Hiszpanka) 2015 Director Łukasz Barczyk Waterworks Cinemas 930 Freeport Road Pittsburgh, PA 15238 Sat. November 7 @ 3:00 & Tue. November 10 @ 7:00 The story takes place just before the outbreak of the Greater Poland Uprising in 1918. As World War I draws to a close, a group of psychics committed to restoring [...]

By | October 28th, 2015|Featured|Comments Off on 34th Three Rivers Film Festival – Polish Films

PLEASE JOIN OSCAR SWAN TO CELEBRATE THE PUBLICATION OF KALEIDOSCOPE OF POLAND

PLEASE JOIN OSCAR SWAN and the University of Pittsburgh Press to Celebrate the Publication of KALEIDOSCOPE OF POLAND  A CULTURAL ENCYCLOPEDIA SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015 at 3 PM Posvar Hall, Room 4130, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pa 15260 Fee and Open to the Public  

By | October 27th, 2015|Featured|Comments Off on PLEASE JOIN OSCAR SWAN TO CELEBRATE THE PUBLICATION OF KALEIDOSCOPE OF POLAND

84TH ANNUAL POLISH DAY AT KENNYWOOD TUESDAY , AUGUST 4TH

Join us for a fun time at Kennywood Park as the Polish Cultural Council celebrates the 84th Annual Polish Day with delicious Polish food, a bake sale, strolling musicians, Roman Catholic Mass, Polish religious hymns and folk melodies, Polish folk dancing, and free polka dance to end the evening. Dancing to "Boys Polka Band" from [...]

By | July 16th, 2015|Events, Featured|Comments Off on 84TH ANNUAL POLISH DAY AT KENNYWOOD TUESDAY , AUGUST 4TH

MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS: MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA PART II APRIL 30th TO MAY 30th

    Polish Cultural Council co-presents with the Pittsburgh Filmmakers, five additional film: Harris Theater, 809 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. "THE ILLUMINATION" (1973), Krzysztof Zanussi 4/30 @ 7:30 and 5/2 @ 5:30 Unanimous winner of all three main prizes at the 1973 Locarno International Film Festival, Zanussi’s landmark film is a dazzling kaleidoscope of [...]

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