Sisters Leaving Astoria Parish

The Sisters of the Holy Union have announced that they will be leaving Immaculate Conception parish, Astoria, after 71 years of service there. A Mass of thanksgiving in their honor will be celebrated on Saturday, March 25, at noon. A reception in Lyons Hall (the school hall) will immediately follow the Mass.

Chorus Schedules Rehearsals at Co-Cathedral

The Schiller Institute NYC Community Chorus announced that it now has several choruses in the Greater NYC area, including a new location for the Brooklyn Chorus.

Diocesan Women’s Conference March 4

The Diocesan School of Evangelization will present its fourth annual Women’s Conference on Saturday, March 4, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Immaculate Conception Pastoral Center, Douglaston.

Married Couples Retreat

A married couples retreat, sponsored by Divine Mercy parish, Greenpoint/Williamsburg, will be held at Immaculate Conception Seminary, Huntington, L.I., March 24-26. All married couples welcome.

Black History Month Mass Feb. 19

The Vicariate of Black Catholic Concerns of the Diocese of Brooklyn and the Rockville Centre Diocese’s Office of Multicultural Diversity are co-sponsoring a Black History Month Mass of Thanksgiving Feb. 19.

Ash Wednesday Day of Recollection

Bishop Molloy Retreat House in Jamaica is hosting a Day of Recollection on Ash Wednesday, March 1. The theme is “Remember You Are Dust,” and the presenter is Father Jim O’Shea, C.P.