Wednesday, May 4, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found

VideoFound: Australian shepherd heeler mix, approx 3 years old, near Lake Calaveras, call 210-878-5075

VideoFound downtown Floresville. Small, friendly, young dog, Sheltie/terrier mix (maybe?) 830.393.8303 or 210.274.6884

VideoLost orange & white female fox terrier on 5/1/16 near 775 & 3432. Please contact Lindsay @ 210-284-0094. Thanks.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Caregivers needed immediately for the LaVernia area, competitive wages. If you have a heart for the elderly and want to make a difference call 830-629-0509 for details.  
Need live-in companion for elderly man, La Vernia area, room/board, salary and days off, take care of daily personal care/needs, light cleaning, grocery shopping, prefer no smoking or can smoke in garage. 830-581-9599.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

South Texas Living

Foundation plans Poland trip for July

Foundation plans Poland trip for July
A previous tour group from Texas enjoys the Wilson County News while visiting Poland in 2011 with the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation. The foundation will host another trip in July and August 2012.

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
February 29, 2012
Post a comment

The Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation, which “builds bridges between Texas and Silesia, Poland,” is planning a trip to Poland for local residents.

The trip will be Monday, July 23, through Friday, Aug. 3. Travelers will arrive in Wroclaw, the capital of Silesia, and then travel south toward Krakow. The tour will include time in Lower Silesia, with visits to many churches and to the tomb of St. Hedwig in Trzebnica. The group from Texas will participate in a religious celebration at St. Ann Church and meet distant relatives of the first Polish settlers in Texas.

The tour includes a visit to Czestochowa, the religious capital of Poland, and many towns and villages from which the Silesian Texans immigrated in the 1800s. The travelers also will journey to the southern edge of Silesia, to the area of Wisla. The tour also will include the Auschwitz concentration camp and a visit to Wadowice, the birthplace of the late Pope John Paul II.

The itinerary will include visits to the Basilica of Divine Mercy in Lagiewniki, the Salt Mines of Wielczka, and the Tratra Mountain town of Zakopane.

Time is allowed for shopping. The trip includes airfare from San Antonio, hotels, food, English-speaking guides, and admission to attractions. Space is limited.

For more information, call Mrs. Pawelek at 210-333-7369.

Your Opinions and Comments

Be the first to comment on this story!

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

South Texas Living Archives

WCN Photo Contest HHF
WWII Clippings HHF
Coupon Q&A HHF-right
coupon home-rght
Allstate & McBride RealtyTriple R DC ExpertsVoncille Bielefeld homeEast Central Driving SchoolHeavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.