In Poland, Children’s Day ( Dzień Dziecka ) is celebrated on 1 June. The International Children’s Day was introduced in Poland in 1952. It coincides with the beginning of meteorological summer and it is usually treated as a special day, free from lessons, as it takes place near the end of the school year. Schools usually Read more about Children’s Day[…]
Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in the months of March or May. Ex-communist countries usually celebrated International Women’s Day instead of Mother’s Day. Some ex-communist countries, such as Read more about Mother’s Day[…]
International Workers’ Day, also known as Labour Day in some countries, is a celebration of labourers and the working classes. In Poland, since the fall of communism, 1 May is officially celebrated as May Day, but is commonly called Labour Day. It is currently celebrated without a specific connotation, and as such it is May Read more about International Workers’ Day[…]
Easter is the most important Christian holyday. In Poland most people are Catholics and they celebrate Easter. Before this holyday we tidy our flats, we shopping. We bake cakes, make salads, cook eggs and buy ham. In this days we are celebrating the death and resurrection of Lord Jesus Christ. Polish Easter: Palm Sunday, Blessing Read more about Easter is coming[…]
Spring is one of the four conventional temperate seasons, following winter and preceding summer. In some cultures in the Northern Hemisphere (e.g. Poland), the astronomical vernal equinox (varying between 19 and 21 March) is taken to mark the first day of spring, and the summer solstice (around 21 June) is taken as the first day Read more about Spring is here![…]
In Wroclaw we are preparing for St Patrick’s Day season. Details about our events can be found on following webpages: Irish Day in Muzeum Narodowe in Wroclaw, Music workshops of Irish music Celtycki Wroclaw, Concert of Rhiannon Celtic Band in Centrum Kultury Zamek.
International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.
Valentine’s Day is celebrated in Poland on February 14th. It is a celebration of love between husbands and wives, boyfriends and girlfriends and sometimes just friends together! We celebrate Valentine’s Day in a variety of ways, and it is often celebrated by people whether they have a boyfriend or girlfriend, or not! David Bowie Read more about Valentine’s Day[…]
Wishing you a Happy New Year with the hope that you will have many blessings in the year to come.
Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. For two millennia, people around the world have been observing it with traditions and practices that are both religious and secular in nature. Christians celebrate Christmas Day as the anniversary of the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, a spiritual leader whose Read more about Merry Christmas Everyone![…]