Hańba! comes to The Polish Mission for their “U.S. Tour 1936”

We are very excited to meet this unique Polish punk-rock band this month as they join us for an American tour!  These musicians do not apologize for their point of view, and thanks to the help of Polish Mission director Marcin Chumiecki, there are three different shows you can attend in Metro Detroit to experience […]

Balcerzak Family Photo

Balcerzak Family Photo: LtoR: son Frank Balcerzak, wife Maryanna (nee Grzeszkiewicz) Balcerzak, baby Bernice Balcerzak, husband Bronislaus Balcerzak, son Henry John Balcerzak. Photo circa 1922 in Detroit, Michigan. From the collection of Adrienne (nee Balcerzak) Schwartz, e-mail – cab8888@aol.com

Parafia św. Antoniego Calumet MI (St. Anthony’s Parish, Calumet, MI)

Polish School Closes, 1921

The Mining Gazette , Friday, January 7, 1921,p. 10POLISH SCHOOL CLOSESDecrease in Attendance is Announcedas ReasonThe low record of attendance at thePolish parochial school in SeventhStreet resulted in the closing of itsdoors Monday. The departure of manyPolish residents in the Calumet districtcaused a decrease in enrollment of over50 per cent, the attendance at the lastsessions […]