Chicken Dinner Sunday September 13, 2015 11:30 AM to 5:00
PM K of C Hall
Sunday TV Mass
--Do you know someone who
cannot get to Mass?
Please tell them about the Sunday
TV Mass, which is produced by the Archdiocese
of Washington and taped in the Crypt Church
of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate
Conception. It is a wonderful ministry
for those members of our Catholic family who are
unable to be physically present with a local worshiping
community for the Sunday Eucharistic Liturgy.
The Mass airs every Sunday at 10:30am on
Young adults aged 18-39 are invited to a PAXCatholic small group series entitled "Fighting the 7 Deadly Sins."
This 7-week series, hosted by St. John's Parish in Hollywood, will take place on Sundays at 5pm starting on July 19.
We will talk about the 7 deadly sins and how to identify and fight them in our daily lives.
We hope to see you there! For more information, please call Lacy at (410) 231-1754 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Brown Bag Auction for Ridge Volunteer Rescue
Saturday, August 29th at the Knights
of Columbus Hall in Ridge.
Doors open at 12:00pm
and auctions begin at 2:00pm.
Tickets $1.00 a piece,
6 for $5.00, 14 for $10.00, or an arms length for $20.
Food, drinks, and baked goods will be on sale.
a non-perishable food item for St. Cecilia's Food
Pantry and receive 5 free tickets (limit 1 per family).
Bring your address labels or name stamps to save
time with your tickets!
Volunteers needed at the Catholic Evangelization
, St. Mary’s County Fair!
September 24th-Sunday, September 27th
online for a 2-hour commitment: https//www.saintaloysiuschurch.org/st-marys-county-fair-2015/
Volunteers must attend a session on Thursday, September
17th at 6:30pm at Father Andrew White
School Gym, supper included. Let's get the most
out of Pope Francis's visit and excite others about
our Catholic Faith!
Heavenly Presents in Leonardtown Square will
be hosting a book signing
on Friday, September 4th
from 5:00pm-8:00pm for the newly published book
Follow Me: Scriptural Reflections on Living as a Disciple
by Leonard Wathen, Jr.
offers thirty-one daily meditations on the Sermon of
the Mount. Discover the life God created you to
live, from the the words of Jesus himself. Leonard
Wathen is theDirector of Religious Education at St.
Theology Over Dinner
- -Please join us Thursday,
August 27th at Kevin's Corner Cafe in Leonardtown.
Try to arrive no later than 6:00-6:15pm if you'd like
to order dinner (Seats fill up fast). This month's talk
is entitled "Monica's Son" The Augustine confessions
Fr. Martin Flum, the Parochial Vicar of Sacred Heart
Church in La Plata will be our guest speaker. Invite
a friend! Non-practicing Catholics and non-
Catholics are welcome to attend.
If you have any
questions, or a suggestion for a speaker or topic,
please contact Doug Powell at
Or check us out on
St. John''s Parish in Hollywood is hosting a special
event, "Marriage Matters: What the Church Really
Teaches About Marriage
on Thursday, September
17th at 6:30pm. The event will include a full Q&A
session featuring experts from the Archdiocese of
All are invited to bring their questions
about marriage, divorce, annulments, the
upcoming Synod on the Family, and other related
For more information, please call (301) 373-
2281 or email email@example.com
Tickets are now on sale for the 5th
Annual Cash Bash scheduled for October 24th.
year the grand prize is $100,000.
Spalding is partnering with us, so please indicate
St. Michael's on your tickets because our split is
based on ticket sales.
Ticket sales are the difference
between making $30K and $200,000, so please help
us sell many, many tickets.
Again this year, buy
three and get one free.
Early Bird: purchase a
ticket by July 31st to be eligible for a special $10,000
drawing in October.
For more details or to
purchase tickets visit http://smscashbash.org/
indicate your support for St. Michael's. There is no
fee for credit card orders.
Forget-Me-Not Brunch and Silent Auction
August 9th at Olde Breton Inn, Leonardtown, MD
This fundraiser brunch will
be held by the Care Blairs team for the Southern
Maryland Walk to End Alzheimer's. The brunch will
also feature a silent auction and a 50-50 raffle.
reservations, phone Susan Dudley at 240-298-3122
or Lynne Howard at 240-298-2391 or e-mail
Donation: $20 in advance
or $25 at the door.
CCD is looking for 5th & 8th grade teachers
Classes are Sunday morning from 9:15am-
Please call the rectory if interested.
Last Chance Mass
at Immaculate Heart of
Mary is coming back!
With the SMCM Campus
Mass on hiatus for the summer, there will be a
7:30pm liturgy at IHM in Lexington Park beginning
May 31st. This will run through the summer until late
August thanks to a coordinated effort of guest
priests. Mark your calendars and tell your friends!
St. Maria's Meals,
Every Friday morning, volunteers serve a
hot breakfast in the parking lot at the corner of
University Boulevard and Piney Branch Road.
Volunteers set up the tables and tents, serve
breakfast and help with clean up.
is seeking committed groups of 5 to volunteer at
different times throughout the year.
please visit: www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/volunteer/st-marias-meals
Every Friday, 6:00am to 8:00am at 640 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD.
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
The Care Net
Pregnancy Center of Southern Maryland is holding
its 4th annual Baby Steps Walk for Life on September
12th, from 2:00pm to 9:00pm at St. Mary’s Ryken High
To register online or to print
registration and sponsor forms and for more
information go to www.friendsofcnpcsm.com
your family, friends, co-workers, and neighbors
together for a day of Christian fellowship, great
Christian music, and honoring the Creator of Life
at St. Mary’s Ryken Track and Field. Food, face
painting, music from local churches—lots of fun for
the whole family. Your support will directly support
the ministry of the Care Net Pregnancy Center of
Southern Maryland to advance its mission to help
and support the men, women and babies in our
Camp Maria Retreat Center is sponsoring the
Camp Maria Raffle
--Tickets are $25 each,
is $10, 000, Second prize $2,500 and Third prize is
The drawing will be held on August 22, 2015.
Participants do not have to be present to win.
proceeds from the Camp Maria Raffle will go to
support the work of Camp Maria Retreat Center
as it continues to serve God's people.
For tickets or
more information, please contact Ann Kovalcik at
(301) 475-8330 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Bus trip sponsored by St. Cecilia's to see the
"Miracle of Christmas"
at the Sight and Sound
Theater in Pennsylvania on November 19th 2015.
per person includes bus trip, lunch and the theater
The bus will leave Wildwood parking
lot at 8:00am and return by 8:00pm.
Lunch at a
Please call Bernie Goldsborough
at 301-737-1315 ASAP to reserve your seat.
to get reservations in early to get good seats. Call
Ladies of Charity
Events (click for more info)
Ladies of Charity
If you are interested
in joining please contact Judy Kellam (301) 872-
5627 or Kay Owens (240)538-2772.
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
--The Care Net
Pregnancy Center of Southern
Maryland is holding its 4th annual
Baby Steps Walk for Life on
September 12th, from 2:00pm to
9:00pm at St. Mary's Ryken High
To register online or
to print registration and sponsor
forms and for more information go to
. Get your family,
friends, co-workers, and neighbors together for a
day of Christian fellowship, great Christian music,
and honoring the Creator of Life at St. Mary's Ryken
Track and Field.
Food, face painting, music from
local churches—lots of fun for the whole family. Your
support will directly support the ministry of the Care
Net Pregnancy Center of Southern Maryland to
advance its mission to help and support the men,
women and babies in our community.
Discover the historic beauty and rich faith of
our Catholic heritage
this Fall, Sept. 29th-Oct. 8th,
with a tour of English cathedrals.
unforgettable exploration of pre-Reformation
Catholic England in Canterbury and Wells, Oxford
and London and other scenic cities.
Capuchin Father Francis Russo. $4699 per person.
For more information, contact: 202-529-2188. Email:
World Youth Day-
-St. Mary's Ryken High School
students have the opportunity to go to World
Youth Day in Krakow, Poland in July 2016. Students
will follow the Footsteps of Saint Pope John Paul
II, visiting his hometown and all of the places
important in his life before becoming Pope. We
will then welcome Pope Francis to Krakow and
spend four days celebrating our rich Catholic faith
with him and tens of thousands of catholic youth
from all over the world.
This is a once-in-a lifetime
opportunity and students will make memories that
last a lifetime.
The cost of the trip in $4000.00 for
round-trip airfare, four-star hotel
accommodations, World Youth Day registration,
tours, land transportation, and most meals. We
plan to fundraise to make the cost more
A deposit of $375.00 is due to reserve
your spot. For more information, pleasecontact
Mrs. Joan Stevens at email@example.com.
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.
Knights of Columbus Bingo is cancelled for August
so that everyone can attend the Ridge Volunteer
Fire Department Carnival.
Plan to join the
Knights on Saturday, September 19th for Bingo.
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.