About Us
The Oskar Halecki Institute in Canada (OHI) is a federal, not-for-profit corporation, comprised largely of Polish Canadians (Polonia) residing the National Capital Region and other locations across Canada. OHI’s mission is to promote Polish-Canadian heritage and the history and culture of Poland.
The OHI’s activities include organizing public meetings, lectures and cultural events such as concerts, poetry readings and film screenings in Polish, English and French. To appreciate the shared aspects of our cultural heritage OHI also cooperates with other community organizations representing Canadians of the Central and Eastern European origin.
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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Dla wszystkich Członków i Sympatyków Instytutu Naukowego im. Oskara Haleckiego w Kanadzie Oskar Halecki Institute Najserdeczniejsze  życzenia Wesołych Świat Narodzenia Pańskiego i Szczęśliwego Nowego Roku Anno Domini 2020! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!...

Poland First to Fight

Poland First to Fight

Dear Members and Friends of the Oskar Halecki Institute in Canada,This is to inform you and all your friends about live-streaming of  the 3-day international conference starting today at 12:15  in Washington, US, titled Poland First...

“Remembering Gouzenko” Book Now on Amazon!

New edition of the book on Guzenko Affairs by  Mrc. Andrew Kavchak, Member of our Institute To Members and Friends of the Oskar Halecki Institute,   Greetings!   I am writing to inform you that a revised and expanded second edition of my book "Remembering...

Black Ribbon Day 2019

Black Ribbon Day 2019

On behalf of the communities of the Central and Eastern European Council in Canada and BRD Organizational Committee in Ottawa we will cordially invite Polish community of Ottawa to a Black Ribbon Day Commemoration to be held on August 22, 2019 at 6:30PM, Wellington...

Americans landed 50 years ago during Apollo 11 mission on the Moon!

Americans landed 50 years ago during Apollo 11 mission on the Moon!

AMERICANS LANDED 50 YEARS AGO DURING APOLLO 11 MISSION ON THE MOON! 20/07/1969 – 20/07/2019   During NASA Apollo Program 6 missions successfully landed on the Moon: Apollo 11 (July 16-24, 1969), Apollo 12 (Nov. 14-24, 1969), Apollo 13 (April 11-17, 1970 – did not...

Co-sponsored by the Senate of the Republic of Poland