Our Parish Calendar

Non-Parish Community Offsite Events

   
House of
Music Fest

May 31
TICKETS!
   
Abortion Legislation
Ongoing
ACTION!
   
Theater Outing Tickets
May 29
BY MAY 22
   
Eucharistic Adoration
Open Now!
VOLUNTEER!
   
COR Teen Open Meeting
May 22
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Ladies' Bridge Meeting
May 22
PLAY!
   
Memorial Day Mass
May 27 - 9AM
WORSHIP!
   
Senior Club Meeting
Jun 5
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Taizé Prayer Service
Jun 6
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Heartstrings - Support Group
Jun 10
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Pro-Life Meeting
Jun 11
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Food Drive
Jun 15-16
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Evening for Women
Jun 20
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SVDP Bundle Weekend
Jul 27-28
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Renew My Church
Ongoing
BE AWARE!
   
To Teach Who Christ Is
Mar 2019
UPDATE!
   
R.E. News
Ongoing
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SPRED Ministry
NOW!
   
Honor Veteran with a Brick
Ongoing
BUY NOW!
   
School Gift Card Program
Ongoing
SUPPORT!
   
Health Ministry News
NOW!
   
Amazon Smile
Ongoing
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St. Linus Alumni Form
Ongoing
GOOGLE!

THE WOMEN'S CENTER - Ongoing Request

During the month of May, we remember our Blessed Mother, Mary,
and our own mothers in a special way.

We ask for your help for the pregnant mothers in difficult circumstances who come to the Women’s Center for assistance so that they may enjoy many Mother’s Days with their children.

SEEKING DONATIONS: We are in need of 5 infant car seat/carriers, also 4 car seats for 20-40 lbs. (by law all car seats must be less than 7 years old), 4 exersaucers, 3 baby carriers (front and back), 5 strollers, 2 double strollers, 4 umbrella strollers and 3 high chairs.

For our address where you can deliver these things, or if a pick-up by a volunteer is needed, please call at 773-794-1313.

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HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS - June, July and August 2019

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CATHOLIC CHARITIES - FREE SUPPERS - Ongoing Event

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TAKE ACTION STEPS TO STOP MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION - Ongoing Request

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112TH ANNUAL NOVENA TO ST. RITA OF CASCIA - May 13-22

The St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel (7740 S. Western Ave., Chicago)
will be hosting its 112th Annual Nine Day Solemn Novena to
St. Rita of Cascia.

Mass and Novena Prayers will take place each evening at 7 pm from Monday, May 13 through Tuesday, May 21 leading up to Mass and Novena Prayers in celebration of St. Rita’s Feast Day on Wednesday, May 22 at 10 am and 7 pm.

For more information please contact Josh at 773-925-6600 or shrine@stritahs.com.

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GOLF ON THE HILL - May 20

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CHICAGO GAELIC PARK IRISH FESTIVAL - May 24, 25 and 26

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STOP THE BLEEDING CLASS - June 5

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JUNE NOVENA TO ST. RITA OF CASCIA - June 6

The St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel (7740 S. Western Ave., Chicago)
will be celebrating its monthly St. Rita of Cascia Novena Mass on
June 6 at 7 pm.

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is offered starting at 6 pm. Ample,
secure parking is available.

For more information please contact Josh at 773-925-6600 or shrine@stritahs.com.

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JOYFUL AGAIN! - RETREAT FOR WIDOWED MEN AND WOMEN - June 22 and 23

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ANNUAL GARDEN WALK - June 23

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WORLD WIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER - August 9-11

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AUTISM ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM - Ongoing Program

St. Coletta’s of Illinois (aka the Kennedy School) in Tinley Park now has an Autism Engagement Program. It provides structured, meaningful tasks on a daily schedule tailored to each individual.

Activities include Life Skills, Art Exploration, Sensory Engagement, Gym/Fitness and Community Outings each weekday from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.

If interested call social worker Heather Benedick at 708-342-5200.

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ALZHEIMER'S FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS - 1st Tuesday of each Month

On the first Tuesday of each month a support group, for family members caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, will meet at the Oak Lawn Library from 7 to 8 pm.

Please contact Terry Schultz, support group facilitator, at 708-636-7993 or tms.schultz@gmail.com with any questions.

Come learn more about Alzheimer’s Disease and how together we can better manage the difficult role of caregiver.

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ALZHEIMER’S & DEMENTIA FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP - 2nd Tuesday of each Month

FREE MONTHLY EVENT
2nd Tuesday of each Month from 6 to 7 pm
EVENT HELD AT GRACE POINT PLACE
5701 W. 101st STREET, OAK LAWN

Build a support system with people who understand. This is for anyone who cares for a person with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. Come exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and solutions. Share feelings and concerns, and talk through issues to find coping strategies. PLEASE RSVP!

Contact Meredith Morris at 708-290-3255 or mmorris@anthemmemorycare.com.

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CORAZÓN A CORAZÓN - Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

Are you looking for something? Something rewarding?
Something that makes an impact?

Discover the mutual benefits from tutoring English as a Second Language to adults or helping a child with homework!

Corazón a Corazón, sponsored by the School Sisters of Notre Dame,
is a program rooted in love whose mission is to open doors of language
and learning. English fluency and a desire to help are our only
pre-requisites.

Call or come see us for the chance to give as you have been given.
12731 S. Wood St. in Blue Island, IL - 708-377-7761 - www.corazon-chicago.org

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BINGO AT QUEEN OF MARTYRS - Every Thursday

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BY THE HAND: BRINGING THE LIBRARY TO YOU - Ongoing Service

By the Hand is a free delivery service of Oak Lawn Library materials for Oak Lawn residents of any age who are unable to visit the building due to temporary or long-term physical impairments or mental health challenges. Patrons may also request items to be picked up by family, friends or caregivers.

For more information or to sign-up, call at 708-422-4990.

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SMART RECOVERY FAMILY AND FRIENDS GROUP - Every Thursday

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ILLINOIS CHESS VETS - WEEKLY CHESS CLUB AND INSTRUCTION - Every Non-Holiday Wednesday

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OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY 2020 - June 26 through July 6, 2020

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SUNDAY TV MASS FOR THE HOMEBOUND - Ongoing Event

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DIVORCE AND BEYOND PROGRAM - RECOVERY AND HEALING FOR THE DIVORCED - Ongoing Event

This program helps bring healing for those who are divorced or who have already filed for divorce. Each meeting focuses on a different aspect of the divorce healing process such as grief, stress, anger, blame, etc. The program includes education, discussion and prayer. Former program participants help facilitate the program and are available for support.

The program is held at various places and times throughout the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Please refer to our website: www.stgerald.com. For more information, call at 708-422-0234 Ext. 24.

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KNIGHTS OF THE HOLY EUCHARIST - Ongoing Event

Attention, single Catholic men 18-30!!!

The Knights of the Holy Eucharist, a community of consecrated brothers dedicated to fostering reverent devotion to Our Eucharistic Lord, invite you to discern your vocation at their House of Formation, located at the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Hanceville, Alabama.

To learn more contact: www.knights.org or email: knightsinfo@gmail.com.

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