List/Grid Tag Archives: Vilnius

The inauguration of the Wladyslaw Syrokomla Gymnasium in Vilnius

The inauguration ceremony of the Wladyslaw Syrokomla Gymnasium was held on Friday (12 May). The celebrations began with a holy mass, which was celebrated by Father Miroslaw Grabowski in the… Read more »

Poles marching in Vilnius on March 11th

  Several thousands of people, with Poles among them, took part in anti-nationalistic and apolitical march about Day of Restoration of Independence of Lithuania. Participants marched from Seimas to Cathedral Square…. Read more »

Alicja Klimaszewska is a laureate of the Saint Christopher award.

“I am very happy that my hometown assessed my social activity so generously. I am a citizen of Vilnius since I was born and issues concerning my city were always… Read more »

Plate with the Polish name of the Warszawska Street has returned to its proper place

A plate with the Polish name of the Warszawska Street has returned to its proper place – as the mayor of Vilnius Remigijus Šimašius had promised, the plate, stolen some… Read more »

The Ogińskis’ Chapel in Vilnius has been renovated

The Department of Cultural Heritage of Lithuania informed that the chapel of Ogiński Princes, placed on a XIX-century cemetery, has been renovated. “It is something symbolic in the fact that… Read more »

More First-Graders Will Go to Polish Schools This Year

One thousand one hundred first-grade students will start this school year in schools with Polish as the language of instruction. In Vilnius the number of first-graders is to increase by… Read more »

20th Anniversary of Association of Polish Engineers and Technicians in Lithuania

The Association of Polish Engineers and Technicians in Lithuania has been functioning for 20 years already! It was founded in the summer of 1996 on the initiative of a group… Read more »

Polish-Lithuanian Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation Announced This Year’s J. Giedroyć Award Laureates

Prof. Jan Widacki and Małgorzata Kasner, PhD, have been given the Jerzy Giedroyć Award, granted by the Jerzy Giedroyć Polish-Lithuanian Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation for merits in aid of… Read more »

Valatka: Polish-Lithuanian Relations Like Those After Ultimatum of 1938

President of Poland Andrzej Duda has finished his first year of office. This fact wasn’t noticed either by Lithuanian politicians or by the media. It’s strange, at the very least,… Read more »

Would Citizens Defend Lithuania Against Foreign Aggression?

The Poles, Russians and representatives of other national minorities living in Lithuania believe that, if there was such a need, the citizens of Lithuania would defend their country against the… Read more »

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