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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Easter greetings from the president Sokol St. Boniface

Wielkanocny koszyczek

On behalf of the executive at Sokol St. Boniface, I would like to ask God to grant His graces upon our members as well as the entire Polish community in Winnipeg this Easter. Let this special period of the Lord’s Resurrection be for everyone a period of reflection, calmness, rest, true joy, and prosperity in […]

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Sokol cancels Polish Fest

The Polish Gymnastic Association Sokol Winnipeg has been closely monitoring the impact of COVID-19 on our community to date. With the health and well-being of our performers, sponsors, attendees and volunteers as our top priorities, we have decided to cancel Polish Fest 2020. We appreciate your understanding and thank you for your continued support. Take […]

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A Statement from President of CPC, Manitoba District

Dear Friends! The circumstances are truly exceptional. The coronavirus has changed our lives. Things that up until now we have considered plain and ordinary, such as: going to work, to school, to the movies, theatre and concerts, and most importantly, meeting with family and friends, today means playing dice with death. We are all concerned […]

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Sokol St Boniface suspends all gatherings

Your health is our priority. Therefore, due to the threat caused by the Covid-19 virus, we would like to inform you that all events in Sokol St Boniface are suspended until further notice.

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The operation of Polish diplomatic and consular posts in Canada in connection with COVID-19

Polish diplomatic missions in Canada suspend operations due to the Covid19 virus – said John Tomczak, president of the Canadian Polish Congress. We kindly inform you that in accordance with the recommendations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland and the suggestions and decisions of the Canadian authorities, Polish Embassy in […]

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Summer session of Polish Program in Krakow

The Polish Language and Culture course provides a study experience at Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. The course features practical language training in Polish, and an exploration of the Polish culture. Students participate in lectures on Polish culture, history, literature, and contemporary issues. In addition, this travel/study course offers a variety of cultural and social […]

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Work at Polish Museum

Have you ever dreamed of working in museum? Now it is time for this dream to become true. „Ogniwo” Polish Museum is looking for volunteers. You can help in organization of workshops, exhibitions, lectures or collection and conservation of monuments and archives. Thanks to the activity of “Ogniwa”, Canadians of Polish origin can learn their […]

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