Diocesan Calendar

Updated Nov. 19, 2014

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

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, Nov. 19, 2:30 p.m. in the Aquinas Center. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park — Pro-Life Mass, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. Call 492-9200.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Healing Mass, Nov. 21, 7:10 p.m. rosary and 7:30 p.m. Mass. Celebant: Msgr. Theo Joseph.

Most Precious Blood, Bath Beach — Lifeteen XLT Night, Nov. 21, 8 p.m. with Father James Rodriguez.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Bereavement Support Group, Nov. 21, 7-8 p.m. Call 836-7200.

Our Lady of Grace, Gravesend — Christmas Fair, Nov. 21-23. Call Mary Ann, 376-8294.

Our Lady of Refuge, Flatbush — The Composer Improvises Concert featuring Thierry Escaich, organist of Saint-Etienne-du-Mont, Paris, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $15 online at olrbrooklyn.org or $20 at the door. Call 434-2090.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, Nov. 23, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation. Call Dorothy, 836-0804.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Fall Concert Series: Brooklyn Baroque, Nov. 23, 6-7 p.m. Free. Call 998-2800.

Our Lady of Good Counsel, Bedford-Stuyvesant — Garifuna Monthly Mass, Nov. 23, 3 p.m. Contact John Sentino, 646-210- 9265 or Alice Castillo, 919-1761.

St. Pope John Paul II Discernment House, Cypress Hills — Project Andrew, Nov. 23, 4:30 p.m. prayer, dinner and conversation with Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio and other priests. To RSVP, call 827-2454 or emailvocations@diobrook.org.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Book Club, Nov. 24, 7:45 p.m. Book: “All the Light We Cannot See” by A. Doerr. Call 998-2800.

Theology on Tap, Park Slope — Christian-Islamic Interactions in the Middle Ages, Nov. 24, 7 p.m. at 12th Street Bar and Grill. Presenter: Brother Geoffry Clement, O.S.F. Contact Paul Morisi, 965-7300 ext. 5556 or pmorisi@diobrook.org.

Transfiguration, Williamsburg —Thanksgiving Eve Youth Celebration, Nov. 26, 7 p.m. Holy Hour. Guest: Father Joseph Espaillat. Sponsor: Jornada Movement and the diocesan Faith Formation Office. Contact pmorisi@diobrook.org or jkuroly@cathedralprep.org.

Visitation B.V.M., Red Hook — Healing Mass, Nov. 28, 7 p.m. Call 624-1572.

Mary Queen of Heaven, Old Mill Basin — Defensive Driving Course, Nov. 29, 10 a.m. Cost: $50. Call 763-5533 to register.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Fall Concert Series: Trombonist Roger Verdi, Nov. 30, 6-7 p.m. Free. Call 998-2800.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, Dec. 1, 7 p.m. in the Aquinas Center. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Mens Book Club, Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m. Book: “Killing Patton” by Bill O’Reilly. Call 836-7200.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Lighting of the Manger Scene, Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m.

Our Lady of Refuge, Flatbush — Advent Revival, Dec. 2-4, 7 p.m. rosary, 7:30 p.m. Advent Mission. Moderator: Msgr. Anselm. Call 434-2090.

Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst — Book Signing with author Adriana Trigiani, Dec. 3, 4 p.m. Call 236-6363.

PARISH EVENTS: QUEENS

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — The Great Adventure: A Journey Through the Bible with Jeff Cavins, Nov. 21, 7-9 p.m. Cost: $10. Email amichael@diobrook.org.

St. Andrew Avellino, Flushing — Christmas Concert: “The Singing Policeman” Daniel Rodriguez, Nov. 21, 7 p.m. in Andrean Hall. Tickets: $20 adults; $10 children. For tickets, call 359-0417.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Holy Hour, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. in the lower church. Multilingual prayers. Call 821-6447.

Holy Cross, Maspeth — Andrzejki Dinner Dance, Nov. 22, 8 p.m. Music by The Masters band. Formal attire. Tickets: $35. Contact Waldemar, 917-439-8482.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica — Christmas Fair, Nov. 21, 22 and 23. New and used items. Call 739-0880.

St. Francis de Sales, Belle Harbor — Memorial Prayer Service for anyone who has recently lost a loved one, Nov. 22, 11 a.m. in the Sacred Heart Chapel. Light refreshments. All welcome. Call 634-6464.

St. Adalbert, Elmhurst — Defensive Driving Course, Nov. 22, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. $40. To register, call 639-0212.

Our Lady of Hope, Middle Village — Retreat for Seniors: “My Name is ‘God-With-You,’” Nov. 22, 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the cafeteria. Presenter: Sister Marjorie McGregor, O.P. Call 429-5438.

St. Robert Bellarmine, Bayside — St. Vincent de Paul Clothing Drive, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the school parking lot. Call 229-6465.

Our Lady of Hope, Middle Village — Blood Drive, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Call 898-3222.

Our Lady of the Snows, North Floral Park — Concert: The Fabulous Unknowns, Nov. 22, 7:30 p.m. $15 at the door. For advance tickets or details, call 347-6070.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Sunday Scripture Reading and Sharing, Nov. 22, 9:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Meeting Room.

St. Kevin, Flushing — Project Andrew, Nov. 23, 4:30 p.m. Bishop Raymond Chappetto welcomes young men interested in the priesthood for an afternoon of prayer, conversation and dinner. RSVP to 827-2454 or vocations@diobrook.org.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Christmas Concert, Nov. 23, 2-4 p.m. Featuring: Chiara Luppi. Sponsored by Radio Maria. Free. Free-will donations accepted. Call 821-6447.

Nativity B.V.M. – St. Stanislaus, Ozone Park — Indoor Flea Market, Nov. 23, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. For vendor information, call 845-3691.

St. Mel, Flushing — Interfaith Thanksgiving Prayer Service, Nov. 25, 7:30 p.m. and reception follows. Call 886-0201.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Vatican II Video and Discussion Series, Nov. 25, 7:30 p.m.

Bishop Molloy Retreat House, Jamaica Estates — Hermit Day: The Benefits of Solitude, Nov. 26, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Spiritual direction available. Free-will offering. To register, call 739-1229.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Nov. 26, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

St. Teresa, Woodside — Bilingual Thanksgiving Mass, Nov. 27, 9 a.m. Bring canned food for the needy.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Advent Wreath Making, Nov. 30, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the parish hall. Light refreshments. Call 821-6876.

St. Virgilius, Broad Channel — Memorial Prayer Service honoring the four women martyrs of El Salvador, including Sister Maura Clarke, M.M., and other martyrs, Dec. 2, 7:15 p.m. Call 634-5680.

Our Lady of Mercy, Forest Hills — Tropicana Casino Trip, Dec. 2, 8 a.m. departure or 8:15 a.m. departure from Our Lady Queen of Martyrs. Cost: $49, includes bus, buffet, slot play and Christmas show. For seats, call Ed, 849-0234.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — St. Michael’s Guild Book Club, Dec. 3, 7:30-8:30 p.m. For young adults age 18-35. Email stmichaelsguild@diobrook.org.