Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: April 21, 2018


St. Bernard, Mill Basin – Spring Fling Raffle Riot, April 20, 7 p.m. Tickets: $50, includes sandwiches, salads, chips, coffee/tea, soda, dessert. Call 763-5533.

St. Columba, Marine Park – Spring Fest Raffle Night Card Party, April 20, 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $25, includes chips, cookies, coffee/tea and soda. Age 18 and older. Call Rose, 627-4247.

Midwood Catholic Academy, Flatlands – Spring Fling Card Party, April 20, 6:30 p.m. doors open. Tickets: $30 at the door. Raffles and prizes. Call 377-1800.

Our Lady of Grace Academy, Gravesend – Music Through the Decades: ’60s to ’90s, April 20, 8 p.m. Fee: $60 includes dinner and dessert, $10 discount for seniors. Call 375-2081.

St. Francis Xavier Academy, Park Slope – Spring Fling Card Party, April 20, 7 p.m. Raffles. Tickets: $20. Call 857-2559.

SS. Simon and Jude, Gravesend – Charism School and Miracle Healing Service, April 20-21. Tickets: $30 in advance; $35 at the door. To register, call 377-4101 or go to

St. Dominic, Bensonhurst – Flea Market, April 21, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Resurrection, Gerritsen Beach – Major Degree for Ancient Order of Hibernians, District 5, April 21, 12 p.m. Candidates $25; observers $10.

Holy Family, Flatlands – Overdose Prevention Training, April 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Registration required. To register, email Elba Melendez at

St. Mark Academy, Sheepshead Bay – Candy Land Card Party, April 21. Call 332-9304.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope – Traditional Latin Mass, April 22, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Dorothy, 836-0804, or Joan, 238-7280.

St. Frances Cabrini, Bath Beach – Evening of Prayer, April 23, 7:30 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark O.P.

Visitation Academy, Bay Ridge – Garden Party Open House, April 25, 10 a.m. Campus tours for prospective students and their parents, followed by a picnic and craft on the grounds. Meet faculty, staff and students. RSVP by calling 680-9452 or email

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst – Book Club, April 25, 7 p.m. in the convent. Book: “The Chillbury Ladies’ Choir,” by J. Ryan.

SS. Simon and Jude, Gravesend – Hawaiian Luau Card Party, April 27, 7 p.m. Tickets: $25, includes sandwiches, beverages and dessert. RSVP by April 22. Call 375-9600.

St. Edmund, Sheepshead Bay – America the Beautiful Card Party, April 27, 7 p.m. Tickets: $25, includes chips, soda, coffee/tea, dessert. Prize for the most patriotic dressed. Call 648-9229.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst – Atlantic City Bus Trip, April 28, 8:45 a.m. departure. Cost: $38. Hosted by Rosary Society. Call Barbara, 331-8544.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge – Bereavement Support Group, April 27, 7-8 p.m. Call Judy, 748-1164.

St. Boniface, Downtown Brooklyn – Chanticleer Concert: “Heart of a Soldier,” April 27, 7 p.m. Tickets: $40. For tickets, go to and search “Chanticleer.”

Our Lady of Grace, Gravesend – Spring Concert, April 27, 7:30 p.m. featuring Father Charles and Laurie Mangano.

Our Lady of Refuge, Flatbush – Table of Abraham: Interfaith Meeting, April 29, 4-6 p.m. at Turkish Cultural Center. For details, call Sister Celia, 434-2090.

Regina Opera Company, Sunset Park – Swing Along Broadway Concert, April 29, 3-5 p.m. featuring classical and contemporary Broadway selections. Tickets: $15; discounts for teens and children. Call 259-2772.

Our Lady of Miracles, Canarsie – Tagalog Mass, April 29, 3 p.m.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge – Men’s Book Club, April 30, 7:30 p.m. Book: “Gil Hodges” by Thomas Clavin.


Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst – TYROS Drama Group presents “The Sound of Music,” April 19-21 and April 27-28, in the auditorium. Show time: 7 p.m. Tickets: $15; $12 seniors/children under 12. Call 898-3800.

St. Mel, Flushing – Grocery Bingo, April 20, 6:45 p.m. Adults only. $25, includes food and refreshments. Call 539-8211.

St. Bartholomew Academy, Elmhurst – Paint and Sip Fundraiser, April 20, 6:30 p.m. Benefits school. Tickets: $40. Raffle. BYOB. Call 446-7575.

Mary’s Nativity-St. Ann, Flushing – Mass of Anointing of the Sick, April 21, 1 p.m. Celebrant: Father Henry Torres. Fellowship to follow.

Immaculate Conception, Astoria – Spring Film Festival: “The Shack,” April 20, and “Hacksaw Ridge,” April 27, 7 p.m. in lower church. Discussion follows with Msgr. Fernando Ferrarese. Free. Call 728-1613.

Holy Child Jesus, Richmond Hill – Rummage Sale, April 20, 7-9 p.m. ($5 entrance fee); free admission April 21, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and April 22, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call 847-1860.

Mary’s Nativity-St. Ann, Flushing – Yesterday and Today: A Beatles Tribute, April 21, 6-11 p.m. $40, includes music, sandwiches, beer/ wine and dessert. Advance tickets only. Call 359-5996.

Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, Ridgewood – St. Vincent DePaul Clothing Drive, April 21, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Gently used clean clothing.

St. Gerard Majella, Hollis – Concert: I Will Sing With the Spirit, April 21, 6 p.m. featuring The Voice of Friendship. Donation: $20. Call 468-6565.

St. Agnes H.S., College Point – 110th Anniversary Celebration, April 21, 1 p.m. Mass at St. Fidelis, reception follows. Cost: $110, includes admission and raffle ticket. Call Denise, 353-6276 ext. 30.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park – Defensive Driving Class, April 21, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost: $45. To register, call 347-6070.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park – Healing Mass and Deliverance, April 22, 3-7 p.m. with Father Michael Rodriguez from Canada.

American Martyrs, Bayside – CWV Garage Sale, April 22, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Sullivan Center. Tables: $40. Vendors, call Frank Pagano, 217-2326.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica – Deanery Concert: Vocations and Our Calling to Respond to the Lord, April 22, 3 p.m. in church. Choir and music groups from deanery perform. Call 739-0880.

Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village – Blood Drive, April 22, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the academy. Call 497-5111.

Corpus Christi, Woodside – Tagalog Mass, April 22, 2 p.m.

Dominican H.S., Jamaica – Tribute to Dominican Sisters, April 22, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. RSVP to

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park – Deanery Concert: How Can I Keep From Singing, April 22, 3:30 p.m. featuring combined choirs of Queens Deanery No. 5. Light refreshments. Call 347-6070.

SS. Joachim and Anne, Queens Village – Jericho! Spiritual Revival, April 22-28, 7:30 p.m. Celebrants: Msgr. Julien Almonacy from Haiti and Father Reginald Jean Mary from Miami. Call 465-0124.

St. Nicholas of Tolentine, Jamaica – Diocesan Mass of Hope and Healing, April 25, 7 p.m. Celebrant: Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio. All are invited to gather on this day to pray for healing for all those who have been impacted by childhood sexual abuse.

St. Josaphat, Bayside – Casino Trip: Sands, Pa., April 25, 8:30 a.m. Cost: $30 (get back $30 plus $5 in food). For reservations, call Joy 917-921-7631.

St. Francis Assisi, Astoria – Evening of Prayer: An Alleluia Heart, April 25, 7:30 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P.

St. Leo, Corona – Three-Day Conference, April 26-28 with Dr. Fernando Casanova in Spanish. For details, call Maria, 592-7569.

Heart to Heart Ministry Residence, Bayside – Mini Brunch Women’s Retreat, April, 28, 9:30 a.m. to noon. With Sister Ave Clark, O.P. and Dr. Gloria Durka Call 428-2471.

Incarnation, Queens Village – Spring High Tea, April 28, 2 p.m. Msgr. Griffin Hall. $20. Call 465-8534.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park – Filipino Mass, April 29, 3 p.m.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park – Arts and Crafts Spring Sale, April 29 in Bishop Chappetto Hall. 347-6070.

Our Lady of Hope, Middle Village – Young at Heart Spring Social, April 29, 2-6 p.m. Tickets: $20, includes hot buffet, live music. Call Phyllis, 478-4741.

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