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Poles arrested in Belarus – statement

Poczobut/Borys

We are protesting against the arrests of the activists of the Association of Poles in Belarus! The headquarters as well as the apartments of its members were searched by the officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Andzelika Borys, the Leader of the Association of Poles in Belarus, Anna Paniszewa, Irena Biernacka, Maria Tiszkowska, as […]

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Dr Włodzimierz Czarnecki R.I.P.

Dr Włodzimierz Czarnecki

Dr. Wlodzimierz Czarnecki passed away. A doctor, an activist of the Polish Community, as well as the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Poland died last night (on February 16th) in Toronto. The Board of the CPC Manitoba District would like to express their deepest condolences to his Family Wlodzimierz Czarnecki lived in Winnipeg for […]

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Transmission of the Polish mass

As of January 2021, CKJS 810 AM will be broadcasting “Sunday Mass in Polish” from the St. Andrew Bobola Church in Winnipeg. Thanks to the member organizations of the Canadian Polish Congress (CPC) Manitoba branch, you will still be able to listen to the liturgy on the radio every Sunday at 2:30 pm. In the […]

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Black Ribbon Day

Black Ribbon Day

Canadian Polish Congress, Manitoba District invites to commemorate the victims of Stalinism and Nazism. A Black Ribbon Day Event will take place on Sunday, August 23rd at St. Andrew Bobola Parish, 541 Marion Street, Winnipeg. The European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism, also known as Black Ribbon Day, was established in […]

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Statement on recent global events and the legacy of Tadeusz Kościuszko

Oświadczenie KPK

In light of troubling events in Canada, the USA and around the world, the Canadian Polish Congress unequivocally condemns any form of racism and discrimination and stands in solidarity with all affected communities. We are very saddened by the death of George Floyd and others tragically lost in recent months. Polish immigrants, alongside millions of […]

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Summary of the activities of the Covid-19 Committee

This situation comes as a surprise to all of us: the Coronavirus has changed our lives. We had to take actions to support local Polish Community in Manitoba. It has been a test of human solidarity. On March 23rd, 2020, the Board of Canadian Polish Congress Manitoba District appointed the Covid-19 Committee coordinated by Margaret […]

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Folklorama 2020 cancelled

Dear Folklorama Friends, It is with a heavy heart that we announce the cancellation of the 51st edition of the Folklorama Festival due to COVID-19. After much consultation with our government officials, board of directors, volunteers, and members, we know this is the right decision for all. We are a not-for-profit organization and as such, […]

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New exhibition at the Polish Museum “Ogniwo”

Listy z domu

Ogniwo Polish Museum would like to invite you to the official opening of its newest exhibit: LETTERS FROM HOME: A VIRTUAL EXHIBIT, which officially launches on April 19, 2020. The exhibit is based on letters held in the Władysław Ważny collection held at the Ogniwo Polish Museum Archives. Ważny immigrated to Canada in 1927, the […]

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