Diocesan Calendar

Updated Feb. 11, 2015

PARISH EVENTS: BROOKLYN     (scroll down for Parish Events for Queens)   

St. Augustine, Park Slope — Mini Brunch Retreat: Prepare for Lent, Feb. 12 after 9 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

Holy Cross, Flatbush — Unlock the Power: Charismatic Renewal Day of Prayer and Fasting, Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m. multilingual prayer, praise and teaching. Speaker: Father James Massa. Call 377-4101.

Holy Name of Jesus, Park Slope — Valentine’s Dance, Feb. 14, 7-11 p.m. $70, includes full bar, hot buffet and live music by John Kuse and The Excellencents. For reservations, call 768-3071.

St. Mary, Mother of Jesus, Bensonhurst — Valentine’s Dinner Dance, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m. $60 includes live music and Italian dinner. Sponsor: Italian-American Association. Call Elisea 996-7185.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 15, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation. Call Dorothy, 836-0804.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, Feb. 18, 2:30 p.m. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park – Pro-life Mass, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m. Call 492-9200.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Learning about the Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 21, 12 p.m. followed by Missa Cantata (sung Traditional Latin Mass) at 1 p.m. Call 624-5122.

St. Gregory the Great, Crown Heights — Mini Brunch-Lunch Lenten Retreat, Feb. 21, 9:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

St. Augustine, Park Slope – Novus Ordo Gregorian Chant Mass, Feb. 22, first Sunday of Lent, 4 p.m. Chanted in Latin and English by parish’s Gregorian Chant Schola. Texts and translations available. Call 783-3132.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Book Club, Feb. 23, 7:45 p.m. in the rectory. Book: “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown. Call 998-2800.

Mary, Queen of Heaven, Old Mill Basin — Talk: Father James Martin, S.J., Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. discusses his books in Msgr. Jamie Parish Hall. Call 763-2330.

St. Jude, Canarsie — Third Order Carmelites of Our Lady Grace meeting, March 1, 2 p.m. in the Maria Lopez Community Room. Call 917-767-2515.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, March 2, 7 p.m. in the Aquinas Center. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

Holy Name of Jesus, Park Slope — Eucharistic Adoration, March 5, after the 11:15 a.m. Mass with Benediction at 5:30 p.m. Contact Alayne 768-9013 or acox42@nyc.rr.com.

Assumption B.V.M., Brooklyn Heights — St. Patrick-St. Joseph Dinner Dance, March 7, 6 p.m. in the church hall. For details and tickets, call 625-1161.

St. Augustine, Park Slope – Workshops: Learn to Chant the Tenebrae, March 15 and 22, 1:15 – 3 p.m. Call 783-3132.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, March 15, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Dorothy, 836-0804.

Brooklyn St. Patrick’s Parade, Park Slope – 40th Parade, March 15. Theme: Year of Consecrated Life. Call 499-9482.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park – Pro-Life Mass, March 20, 7:30 p.m. Call 492-9200.

PARISH EVENTS: QUEENS

St. Teresa, Woodside — French Film Festival with Msgr. Ferrari, Feb. 14, 6:15 p.m. Film: “La Cage aux Folles.” Free. Call 784-2123.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Pre-Lenten Pauline Book Fair, Feb. 14-15, after Masses.

St. Mary Magdalene, Springfield Gardens — Black History Month Mass and Celebration, Feb. 15, 11 a.m. Celebrant: Father Kiernan Udez. Call 949-4311.

St. Nicholas of Tolentine, Jamaica — Blood Drive, Feb. 15, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Tolentine Hall. Call 969-3226.

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Forest Hills — Lay Ministry Sunday, Feb. 15, 4:30 p.m. Speaker: Father Frank DeSiano, C.S.P. Register at www.bqonlineformation.org.

St. Benedict the Moor, Jamaica — Ash Wednesday Lenten Retreat, Feb. 18, after 8:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

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

Heart to Heart Ministry, Jamaica — Holy Video, Feb. 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. To RSVP, call 428-2471.

Our Lady of Light, St. Albans — Men’s Spirituality Retreat, Feb. 20-22, Graymoor Retreat Center, Garrison, N.Y. $150. Call Deacon Taylor, 723-9722.

Mary’s Nativity-St. Ann, Flushing — Rock’n’Roll Winter Festival, Feb. 21, 6-10 p.m. in the parish center. Music: The Satellites Band. $35. Call Irene, 917-637-9953.

American Martyrs, Bayside — Defensive Driving Course, Feb. 21, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $45. Call 631-360-9720.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — Tri-Diocesan Charismatic Renewal Leaders Conference, Feb. 28, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Theme: “We Are One Body in Christ” with Msgr. Malagreca. $20. RSVP by Feb. 23. Call 377-4101.

Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament, Bayside — Father Barron’s Catholicism Series, Wednesdays, Feb. 25, March 11, 18, 25 and April 1, in the parish center, 7:30-9 p.m. To register, call Jane, 229-5929 ext. 10.

St. Mel, Whitestone — 40th Annual Irish Cultural Day, March 1, 1-5:30 p.m. Live Irish music, stepdancing, pipers and exhibits. Donation: $7; free for children under age 12. Free refreshments. Sponsored by the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Div. 15. Call 746-3837.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — St. Michael’s Guild, for young adults age 18-35, March 4, and every first Wednesday, 7:30-8:30 p.m. For details, email stmichaelsguild@diobrook.org.

Queen of Peace Residence, Queens Village — Irish Night with the Little Sisters of the Poor, March 5, 7-11 p.m. at Antun’s Restaurant. Music by Alex Basile and Irish Mist. Raffles. Advance tickets: $50, includes Irish dinner and coffee, music and step dancing. For tickets, call 464-1800.

Sacred Heart, Bayside — Justice and Peace Committee Event, March 5, 7:30 p.m. in the church hall. Guest speaker: Kerry Weber, managing editor of America magazine. Call 224-5695.

St. Helen, Howard Beach – Old-Fashioned Card Party, March 6, 6:30 p.m. Night of bingo, raffles, prizes and fun! Tickets: $20 for adults. For tickets, call 835-4155.

St. Fidelis, College Point – Traditional Latin Mass, March 6, 7:15 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Darryl, 347-612-6853.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — Diocesan Bilingual Women’s Conference: Encountering Christ Everyday, March 7, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Theme: Pope Francis: Seeker of Mercy, Joy and Justice. Register by March 1. Fee: $30. Call Annmarie, 917-501-9077, or Cruz-Teresa, 917-627-8473.

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Forest Hills — International Food Festival: Taste of the World, March 8, 2:30-5 p.m., school auditorium, $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Call 268-6251.

St. Teresa, Woodside — French Film Festival with Msgr. Steven Ferrari, March 14, 6:15 p.m. in the parish center. Film: Of Gods and Men. Free. Next film night: April 11. Call 784-2123.

St. Adalbert, Elmhurts — St. Pedro Poveda Theresian Association Monthly Meeting lower Church blue room, March 14, 11 a.m. – 2p.m. all are invited to invited. Call 507-6517.

St. Josaphat, Bayside — Flea Market, Polish Meat and Bake Sale, March 15, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Vendors wanted. Call Steve, 224-3052.

St. Clare, Rosedale — Holy Shroud of Turin: An Evening of Renewal in the Faith, March 16, 7 p.m. A relic of the Shroud will be available for veneration. Call Stella, 527-6213.