Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese Oct. 20


St. Columba, Marine Park — Fall Fest 2018 Raffle and Luncheon, Oct. 20, 11:30 a.m. sponsored by Ladies Guild. Email

St. Patricks, Bay Ridge — Rhapsody Players, Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. $25 includes pizza, coffee and dessert. Proceeds benefit academy. RSVP

St. Bernard, Mill Basin — Mass for Expectant Mothers, Oct. 21, 11:30 a.m.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Fall Chamber Music Series, Oct. 21, 6 p.m. featuring 9 Horses with Joe Brent.

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights — Annual Polish Heritage Mass, Oct. 21, 5 p.m. with Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Rosary Society Annual Communion Breakfast, Oct. 21. Breakfast after 10 a.m. Mass. $20 donation. Call Barbara, 917-572-9149.

Visitation BVM, Red Hook — Flu Vaccine Distribution, Oct. 21, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bring insurance card. Vaccine distributed even without insurance.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Father Devlin’s Book Club, Oct. 22, Book: “Manhattan Beach,” by J. Egan.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Women’s Book Club, Oct. 22, 1 p.m. Book: “Two Family House,” by L. Loigman.

St. Mary Star of the Sea, Carrol Gardens — Night of Faith Questions, Oct. 24, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Coffee, cookies and discussion on faith topics.

Theology on Tap, Coney Island — “Seeking God Through Music” with Most Precious Blood and Sts. Simon and Jude young adults. Guest speaker/musician Alanna Boudreau, Oct. 25, 7 – 9 p.m. at Boardwalk Liquids.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Washington D.C. trip to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Oct. 26. Call 253-4404.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Halloween Party, Oct. 26, 7 p.m. Call 253-4404.

Our Lady of Victory, Bedford Stuyvesant — Silent film “Hunchback of Notre Dame” – the 1923 classic silent film with original live soundtrack. Oct. 26, 8 – 9:45 p.m.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Fall Chamber Music Series, Oct. 28, 6 p.m. featuring Carron Bros. jazz quartet with Suzanne Mueller.

St. Saviour, Park Slope — Deep River celebrates America’s Songs of Faith, Oct. 28, 2:30 p.m.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Bereavement Support Group, Nov. 3, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Call Judy, 748-1164.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Praise Concert, Nov. 3, 7 p.m. Doors 6:45 p.m. $20. Benefits Vicariate of Black Catholic Concerns mission trip to Haiti. Call Elreta 774-3806.

Our Lady of Grace, Gravesend — Father Vincent’s 50th Birthday, Nov. 4, 11:45 a.m. Mass. Reception 1-5 p.m. $10. Call 627-2020.



St. Helen, Howard Beach — Fatima Film: “The 13th Day,” Oct. 20, 6:15 p.m. Free-will offering. Call Paul, 835-6749.

Holy Child Jesus, Richmond Hill — Spiritual Workshop: Power of Rosary, Oct 20, 1 p.m. Worship, prayers, songs and rosary. Email

Holy Trinity, Whitestone — Special Needs Mass, Oct. 21, 12:30 p.m. Call 746-1479.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park — Blood Drive, Oct 21, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Theology on Tap, Astoria — Theme: Why Stay? The Story of a Sexual Abuse Survivor, Oct. 22, 7 p.m. at Mojave Restaurant. Presenter: Deacon Philip Franco.

St. Rose of Lima, Rockaway — Faith and Football Young Adult Fellowship at Msgr. William Burke Council K. of C., Oct. 22, 7 p.m. An evening of faith sharing, fellowship, football and drink specials.

Immaculate Conception, Astoria — Fall Lecture Series, Oct. 23, 7 p.m. The Spiritual Exercises: A Way to Find God’s Will. $10 or $25 for full series.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park — The Delights of Doctrine with Father Jeremy Canna, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m.

St. John’s University, Jamaica — “America, America, What’s Going on? A Moral Critique with 2018 MacArthur Fellow Father William J. Barber II. Oct. 25, 1:50 – 3:15 p.m. at St. Thomas More Church. Register

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica — Living Rosary, Oct. 26, 7 p.m.

St. Clare, Rosedale — Halloween Costume Party, Oct. 27, 12 – 4 p.m. $7 for haunted house, games and music. Call 341-1018. No tickets at the door.

St. Margaret, Middle Village — Defensive Driving Course, Oct. 27, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. $45. Call 326-1911.

St. Mel, Flushing — Columbus Day and Italian Heritage Dinner Dance, Oct 28, 2 p.m. $50 at Furlani Club. Call 886 – 0201.

St. Pius V, Jamaica — Indoor Market, Oct. 28, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. $25/table. Call 739 3731.

Theology on Tap, Astoria — Theme: The Gospel of Failure. Oct. 29, 7 p.m. at Mojave Restaurant. Presenter: Manny Gutierrez.

Immaculate Conception, Astoria — Fall Lecture Series, Oct. 30, 7 p.m. Ignatian Forms of Prayer: A Way to Live and Pray. $10 or $25 for full series.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park — The Delights of Doctrine with Father Jeremy Canna, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.

Mary’s Nativity – St. Ann, Flushing — Italian Nite, Nov. 3, 6 to 11 p.m. Authentic Italian cuisine buffet, Desserts, Open Bar, music, and raffles. Tickets: $40. Deadline for tickets is Oct. 28.

St. Robert Bellarmine, Bayside – St. Vincent DePaul Clothing Drive, Nov. 3, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in school parking lot.

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