Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: Aug. 12, 2017


Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst — Adult Pilates Classes, Tuesdays, 7:45 a.m. Free. Bring your mat. To register, email

St. Brendan, Midwood — Free Summer Reading Program, for kindergarten through grade four students, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 5-7 p.m. in the Villani Center. Run by two local Girl Scouts. For details, call the rectory, 339-2828.

St. Martin de Porres, Bedford-Stuyvesant — Revival: The Holy Spirit, The Advocate, Aug 11-12, 7 p.m. and Aug. 13, 10:15 a.m. at Our Lady of Victory Church. Revivalist: Father Anthony Ozele. Call 574-5772.

St. Gregory the Great, Crown Heights — Mass in Garifuna, Aug. 13, 3 p.m. Call John, 917-406-9183.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Outdoor Youth Program: Water Night, Aug. 16, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Water slides, games, pancakes and pjs, tie-dye and karaoke. Toddlers to high school age. Fee: $5/child. Email BrooklynUTmin@ or call/text 490-4469.

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights – Voices of St. Joseph Choir Rehearsals, Aug. 16, 5 p.m. children’s choir, 7 p.m. English adult choir; Aug. 17, 7 p.m. Spanish adult choir. Email

Holy Family, Canarsie — Atlantic City Bus Trip, Aug. 19. Cost: $50. For reservations, call 257-4423.

Visitation Monastery, Bay Ridge — St. Francis de Sales’ 450th Birthday, Aug. 21, 7:30 p.m. traditional Latin Mass. Celebrant: Father Stephen Saffron. Call 745-5151.

St. Patrick, Fort Hamilton — Outdoor Movie Night: “Parent Trap,” Aug. 23, 7 p.m. Call 238-2600.

St. Columba, Marine Park — Thursday Night Summer Movies, Aug. 24, 7:30 p.m. Film: “Silence” (2017). Free.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Marine Park — Charismatic Renewal Mass, Aug. 25 at 7:30 p.m. with Father Anthony Ozele. Call 377-4101.

St. Fortunata, East New York — African Community’s Anniversary Retreat, Aug. 25 and 26, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Call 647-2632.


St. Gregory the Great, Bellerose — St. Gregory’s Theatre Group presents “The Little Mermaid,” Aug. 12, 2 and 8 p.m; Aug. 13, 2 p.m. Tickets: $18; $5 seniors/students; $9 children. Call 989-2451 or email

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — Broadway Blockbusters in Revue, presented by the Josephine Foundation, Aug. 10, 8 p.m.; Aug. 11, 8 p.m.; Aug. 12, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. (optional dinner show). Tickets: $25; $40 VIP reserved. Call 347-556-3325 or visit

St. Clare’s, Rosedale – St. Clare’s Feast, Aug. 11, rededication Mass; Aug. 12, festival; Aug. 13, 11 a.m. Mass and procession. Call 341-1018.

St. Gerard Majella, Hollis — Summer Movie Night: “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Free.

Our Lady of the Snows, North Floral Park — Mass and Procession in Honor of St. Rocco, Aug. 13, 3 p.m. Main celebrant and homilist: Father Jeremy Canna. Call 347-6070.

Holy Child Jesus, Richmond Hill — Barbecue Fundraiser, Aug. 13, 1-5 p.m. To benefit the parish food pantry. Cost: $10/adults; $5/children, accompanied by an adult; $30/families of four or more. Music and cash bar.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park — Flea Market, Aug. 13, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the soccer field. Tables: $30. Vendors welcome. Call 897-4444.

St. Leo, Corona — Solemnity of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Aug. 15, 5:30 p.m. street procession from 52nd Ave., outdoor trilingual rosary and Mass in Spanish at 7:30 p.m.

Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village — Rosary by the Grotto, Aug. 15, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

St. Josaphat, Bayside — Atlantic City Trip: Tropicana Casino, Aug. 16. Cost: $32 ($25 back). Call Joy, 917-921-7631.

Mary’s Nativity-St. Ann, Flushing — Fatima Prayers and Procession, Aug. 19, after 8:30 a.m. Mass at Mary’s Nativity. Call 359-5996.

St. Camillus, Rockaway Park — Blood Drive, Aug. 20, 8:15 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. For an appointment, call 634-8229.

St. Pius X, Rosedale — Annual Parish Feast and Barbecue, Aug. 20, starting after the 12:30 p.m. Mass.

Mary’s Nativity, St. Ann, Flushing —Queensboro Symphony Chamber Orchestra Concert: Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons,” Aug. 20, 7:30 p.m. at St. Ann. Free-will offering.

St. Anastasia, Douglaston — Healing Mass, Aug. 22, 7 p.m. rosary, Mass and healing service, especially for married couples trying to conceive. Celebrant: Father Augustine Fernando. Call 631-4454.

St. Bartholomew, Elmhurst — Feast of St. Bartholomew, Aug. 24, 7 p.m. Mass, English and Spanish. Celebrant: Father Thomas Pettei. Call 424-5400.