Pisanki Classes at the Polish American Cultural Center

On Tuesday, March 28th and Wednesday, March 29th, the treasured custom of Pisanki, the art of decorating eggs for Easter, Polish style, was presented at the Polish American Cultural Center Museum in historic Philadelphia.

Mr. Ted Lesczynski showed students and teachers from Pope John Paul II Regional Catholic School in Bridesburg, St. Adalbert School in Port Richmond, and St Laurentius School in Fishtown, how to decorate and dye their own eggs.

This event received television coverage on TV 3, 6 and 10, as well as local newspapers. You can find information about Pisanki, Swieconka and other Polish Customs on the Museum’s Internet site at: PolishAmericanCenter.org.

To view some photos of the event, click here.