Join Swim Strong’s ‘Tread-A-Thon!’

The local attempt of the “Tread-A-Thon” takes place Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 5 p.m. at the St. Sebastian Parish Center in Woodside. Attendees are asked to arrive by 4:30 p.m.

St. Sebastian Catholic Academy: Building Strong Values and Minds

Located in the culturally diverse neighborhood of Woodside, St. Sebastian Catholic Academy offers a values-centered curriculum and an academically challenging environment where students develop spiritually, intellectually, physically and socially.

Nun Left as Sister Theresa Retires from St. Sebastian’s

Sister Theresa Ryan, S.C., gave herself freely for 45 years for the benefit of the students and parishioners at St. Sebastian. As the parish honored her during Mass Sunday, June 25, the last of the nuns at the Woodside academy asked for a parting gift.

Sports Round-Up July 15

The Catholic Youth Organization of Brooklyn and Queens closed out its sports year by crowning diocesan champions in baseball, softball and soccer.

Tribute to Sister Theresa Ryan, S.C.

St. Sebastian parish, Woodside, will pay tribute to Sister Theresa Ryan, S.C., this Sunday, June 25, at the 10:30 a.m. Mass. Refreshments will follow in the academy auditorium.

Relics of St. Anthony Venerated in Woodside

With prayers on their lips and faith and hope in their hearts, parishioners of St. Sebastian’s parish, Woodside, came to their church by the hundreds on June 14 to venerate two relics of St. Anthony of Padua.

Obituary: Sister Elizabeth Minturn, S.C.

Sister Elizabeth Minturn, S.C., a Sister of Charity, Halifax, Nova Scotia, for 64 years, died at Mercy Hospital, Rockville Centre, L.I., May 17.

Ozone Park Parish Honors America’s Fallen Heroes

This week’s Tablet TALK highlights an upcoming vocation retreat for women, a Knights of Columbus Council marking 50 years in Douglaston, a Memorial Day observance in Ozone Park and much more.