Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: Oct. 21, 2017


St. Columba, Marine Park — Ladies Guild Fall Fest Raffle and Luncheon, Oct. 21, 11:30 a.m. doors open in Msgr. Jolley Hall. Tickets: $30. For reservations, call Maryann, 338-2277.

Visitation B.V.M., Red Hook — Rock and Roll Concert, featuring Remember When, Oct. 21, 7- 8:30 p.m. Suggested donation: $20. Call 624-1572.

SS. Paul and Agnes, Cobble Hill — Night of Chances Fundraiser, Oct. 21. Raffles, horse races, gift baskets, door prizes. Admission: $10. Proceeds will go to the church.

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights – Frassati Holy Hour and Brunch. Oct. 21, 12 p.m. Praise, worship and confessions available. RSVP to

Holy Family, Flatlands — Project Andrew, Oct. 21, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. An evening of prayer for young men considering the priesthood.

St. Francis of Paola, Williamsburg —Young Adult Autumn Rooftop Social, Oct. 21, 2-7 p.m. Arrive for 5 p.m. Mass. Email

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights – Rocking for God, Rock-A-Thon, Oct. 22, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. To raise funds to support the Sisters of St. Gemma Galgani and families of incarcerated women in Tanzania.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge —Women’s Book Club, Oct. 23 1 p.m. Book: “The Reporter Who Knew Too Much” by M. Shaw.
St. Ephrem, Dyker Heights — Friendship Club, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 833-1010.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Book Club, Oct. 25, 7 p.m. in convent. Book: “The Two Family House,” by Lynda L. Cohen.

St. Jerome, Flatbush — Dinner Dance, Oct. 27, 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. at Glen Terrace. Cocktail hour, dinner and dancing. Tickets: $100; $56 children under 12. For tickets, call 462-0223.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Healing Mass in Honor of Our Lady of the Rosary, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m. Rosary at 7 p.m. Celebrant: Father John Campoli. Call Rosmary, 837-0477.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Bereavement Support Group, Oct. 28, 9:30-10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph Center. Call Judy, 748-1164.

Our Lady of Victory, Bedford-Stuyvesant – Jazz Café, Oct. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in McGuinness Hall. Featuring vocalist Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch. In honor of church’s 150th anniversary year. For tickets, call 574-5772.

Catholic Adults of Brooklyn — Jack O’Lantern Jam Dance, Oct. 28 at Our Lady of Grace Cafe, Gravesend. DJ, dancing, buffet and unlimited beer, wine and soda. Tickets: $20; $25 at the door. Call Lou, 376-2441.

Regina Opera Company, Sunset Park – “Gotta Sing” Concert, Oct. 29, 3 p.m. Tickets: $15; teens, $5; children, free. Visit, email info@reginaopera or call 259-2772.

Our Lady of Grace, Gravesend – Boy Scout Car Wash, Oct. 30, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Call 627-2020.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge —Men’s Book Club, Oct. 30 7:30 p.m. Book: “The Reporter Who Knew Too Much” by M. Shaw.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park — Healing Mass, Nov. 3, 7:30-9:30 p.m. in the lower church. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and a Holy Hour follow Mass. Call 492-9200.


Heart to Heart Ministry Residence, Bayside — Friday Holy Video Evening Oct. 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 428-2471.

St. Fidelis, College Point — Traditional Latin Mass, Oct. 20, 7:15 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Darryl, 347-612-6853.

Immaculate Conception, Astoria — Parish Rosary and Procession for Vocations, Oct. 21, 11 a.m.

Immaculate Conception, Astoria — Life in the Spirit Seminar, Oct. 21, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Oct. 22, 1-6 p.m. Call Grace at 347-288-8920, or Linda at 726-0674.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Mini Brunch Retreat: Be Jesus Love, Oct. 21 9:30 a.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park – Blood Drive. Oct. 22, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Our Lady of Fatima, East Elmhurst — Dessert Feast, Oct. 22, 12 – 3 p.m. Call 899-2801.

Theology on Tap, Woodside — “What is God’s Plan For Me? Listening for God’s Voice,” Oct. 23, 7 p.m. Donovan’s Pub. Speaker: Sister Clare Matthiass, C.F.R. Email Paul Morisi at

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Ozone Park — Mini Brunch Retreat: Leaves of Faithfulness, Oct. 24 after the 8:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P.

St. Bartholomew, Elmhurst — Oktoberfest, Oct. 24, 1:30 p.m. in Heafey Hall. For tickets, call 424-5400.

St. Joseph, Astoria — Divine Mercy Retreat, Oct. 25, 1 p.m. in the Holy Family Room with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. RSVP by Oct. 20. Call 278-1611.

St. Sebastian, Woodside — Diocesan Information Night for World Youth Day 2019, Oct. 26, 7 p.m. in the parish center. Call Paul Morisi, 965-7300.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica — Living Rosary, Oct. 27, 7 p.m. in the upper church. Call 739-0880.

Our Lady of Mercy, Forest Hills —“Love, Lost and Found,” a young artists opera, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m. Concert gala and wine and cheese reception. Presented by Golden Rose Opera Company. $20. Call 793-2033 or email

SS. Joachim and Anne, Queens Village – Foyer D’Amour Prayer Breakfast, Oct. 28, 9 a.m. in church auditorium. Theme: ‘Jesus Said: A New Commandment I Give to You – Love One Another As I Have Loved You.” Guest speaker: Father Killick Pierrilus. Admission: $20 adults, $10 children under 12.

Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village – Blood Drive, Oct. 29, 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the school basement. Call 497-5111.

Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park – Filipino Arts and Music Ensemble Concert, Oct. 29, 3 p.m. Tickets: $10.

Theology on Tap, Woodside — “What I Learned My First Six Months of Marriage,” Oct. 30, 7 p.m. Donovan’s Pub. Speakers: Jerry and Meg Rodrigues. Email Paul Morisi at

Heart to Heart Ministry Residence, Bayside — Cup of Faith Mini Brunch Retreat, Oct. 30 10 a.m. -11:30 a.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P.