The article presents a regional publication entitled “Kalendarz Żorski”.
There is a brief account of the history of the publication which has been published
since 1995 and a discussion of its content and functions. The calendar of Żory
constitutes a form of documentation of the contemporary history of the city. The
calendar part is accompanied by an ample informative part which presents cultural
and social events, as well as the history of the city and the region. The residents of
Żory also publish their literary works in the “Calendar”. The publication performs
above all an informative and educational function. The promotion of the particular
annual runs of the publication constitutes a cultural event for the local community.