Chicken Dinner Sunday August 10, 2014 11:30 AM to 5:00
PM K of C Hall
Special Rosary and Mass on Our Lady of Sorrows,
Monday, Sept. 15th.
On this feast day the
cemetaries of the Archdiocese of Washington join
the Church in offering the companionship of the
Blessed Mother to those who are mourning the
loss of their loved ones. This year, we will also offer
special thanks and recognition to the lay men
and women and the religious in parish life who
are involved in funeral planning, St. Joseph of
Arimathea and St. Martha ministries, and bereavement
counselors in both parish and professional
settings. 9:00am Mass at Resurrection cemetery,
8000 Woodyard Rd., Clinton, MD, 301-868-5141 and
5:00pm at St. Mary's Queen of Peace Cemetary,
38888 Dr. Johnson Rd., Mechanicsville, MD 301-475-
5005. For more information about these events
please call 301-871-1300 or visit www.ccaw.org
Swing and Ballroom Dance
Saturday, Aug. 16th
and September 20th. Lesson will be from 7:00pm-
8:00pm and dance from 8:00pm-11:00pm at St.
Johns Catholic Church, Msgr. Harris Center, Hollywood,
MD. Adults $8.00 single, $15 couples.
and Seniors are $5.00 per person.
bring a snack to share.
Sponsored by the Knights
of Columbus. E-mail email@example.com
or call 240-577-0153 or 301-645-8509 for more information.
A Lifeline for Marriage--Retrouvaille
Rediscovery and pronounced Re-tro-vi)helps
couples through difficult times in their marriages.
It is designed to provide the tools to help get your
marriage back on track. It will give you the opportunity
to rediscover each other and examine
your lives together in a new and positive way. This
program has helped tens of thousands of couples
experiencing marital difficulty at all levels, including
disillusionment and deep misery.
weekend is September 19th-21st. All calls and inquires
are confidential. To register or obtain more
information visit our website at:
, call 443-400-7017 or e-mail:
Theology on Tap
begins on Wednesday, Sept.
Young adults in their 20s and 30s are invited
to attend. The young adult speaker series takes
place at DB McMillan’s in California, MD. The series
will run six consecutive Wednesdays with
happy hour from 6:00pm to 7:00pm and speakers
from 7:00pm to 8:00pm.
The first speaker is Fr. Rick
Kramer, Director of the Office for Family Life, Archdiocese
of Washington. You can e-mail
.for information or
47th Annual Blessing of the Fleet
4th from noon -10:00pm and Sunday, Oct. 5th from
A Roman Catholic Mass will be
said on St. Clement's Island, site of Maryland's first
landing, on Sunday at 1:30pm. Blessing of the
boats will take place after the Mass. The Celebrant
will be Father Charles Cortinovis, Pastor of Holy
Angels Church and Sacred Heart Church. Contact
Robert Steele Pogue at 301-481-2801 or
firstname.lastname@example.org. Buy tickets ($10.00) on line and
save at www.blessingof the fleetmd.com.
Religious Education Program (CCD)
is in need
of 4th and 5th grade teachers for the upcoming
If interested, please contact Susan Cassidy
Please call Susan if you are registering
for the first time.
Disciple Youth Bible Study starting up
need teens and adult facilitators!
The Augustine Institute has put together
an exemplary program called Disciple for the formation of high school students.
Part bible study-part apologetics class- part prayer support-part peer fellowship,
this program uses online videos to spark discussion in gender specific small groups of 5-6 teens.
The program meets at a host's home during the week. We have many groups forming all over the county and
are interested in recruiting more participants. There is also a need for young adults or parents who might
be willing to be trained as a facilitator or serve as a host family.
For more information please call Patrick Mullan, 240-682-2929.
You can also check out their website for more information & a short
introductory video: www.ydisciple.org/content/about
22nd International Week of Prayer and Fasting-
Join us for the free kickoff
event Eucharistic Prayer Vigil on Saturday, September
20th. Speakers, confessions
global living rosary and Mass
at the Basilica of the National
Shrine of the Immaculate
Conception, 400 Michigan
Ave., NE, Washington,
For more information
or to register, please call 888-478-7729 or
703-707-0799 or go online www.iwopf.org
Ladies of Charity
Events (click for more info)
Ladies of Charity will be having their monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 23rd at 7:00pm in
the sacristy. All are welcome to attend.
Anyone interested in joining Ladies of Charity is invited to attend.
3rdAnnual Cow Pie Bingo
--a free community
event sponsored by the Ridge Volunteer Rescue
October 11th rain or shine, from
Cows released at 2:00pm. This
event takes place at Flat Iron Farm, 45480
Highway to Heaven Lane, Great Mills, MD 20634.
Cow Pie Tickets are $10.00 each.
There will be a
car show, petting zoo, food will be available and
Flat Iron Farms shops will be open.
For tickets, rules,
and more information visit our website at http://www.rvscowbingo.org
or call 301-872-5764.
for St. Michael's, St. Peter and St.
Cecilia parishes will be held at St. Michael's beginning
on Saturday, September 27th from 10:00amnoon
in the sacristy.
All those who are interested
in becoming a catholic, those who are catholics
but never confirmed and catholics who are interested
in learning more about their faith are welcome.
The class will be every Saturday until Easter.
Please contact St. Michael's rectory at 301-872-4321.
The Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will be holding
a Schwan's Truckload Fundraiser
on the second Saturday of
each month at the Fire House located at 13820 Point Lookout Road,
Ridge, MD 20680. Schwan's will be available between 10am and
2pm to fill orders. To guarantee the availability of the items,
pre-orders may be made on their website at http://www.schwansfundraising.com/orderForm.aspx
using Event ID 39903, Ridge VFD Auxiliary, Ridge, MD 20680.
Catalogs may also be requested via their website. See you there.
Contact 301-872-5671 for additional information.
American Legion Events: Bingo every Tuesday
at 7 pm. Doors
open at 6 pm. Senior citizens are welcome to come for card games,
friendship and a meal starting at 10am Wednesdays. Steak night
second Saturday of the month 5 to 7:30pm. Call (301)872-5349 after
6pm for more information.
is now stocked with First Communion and
Operated by volunteers, our store hours are Wednesday and Friday,
10am to 6pm, Thursday and
Saturday, 10am to 3pm
We are now open Monday and Tuesday 11am to 3pm until June!!!
Also, please feel free to join us for Monday morning Rosary and
intercessory prayer at 9:30am. Call (301) 476-9770, for more
Heavenly Presents is a store ministry of the Bread of Life Center
for Peace, 22697 Washington Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
St. Michael's Choir is looking for a keyboard
player or organist, as well as new choir members.
Choir practice is on Thursday at 6:30pm. Please
contact the rectory at (301)872-4321 if you can possibly join