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![…]
The Man Behind the Story of Father Christmas – Santa Claus St. Nicholas was a Bishop who lived in the fourth century in a place called Myra in Asia Minor (now called Turkey). He was a very rich man because his parents died when he was young and left him a lot of money. He Read more about Santa Claus is coming![…]
Halloween falls on October 31 every year. Halloween has its roots in the Christian holy day of All Saints and the Celtic festival of Samhain. Ancient people believed that the spirits of the dead walked the earth at Halloween. Traditional Halloween activities for kids include wearing costumes, carving pumpkin lanterns, telling scary stories, and playing tricks Read more about Happy Halloween![…]
The first day of autumn has arrived – a glorious time of year filled with woolly jumpers, knitted scarves and the occasional game of conkers. The temperature has dropped, days are getting shorter and the leaves are changing colour – it can only mean thing: autumn has arrived… When is the first day of autumn? There Read more about Autumn starts today![…]