Monday July 27, 2015
MONDAY, JULY 27
Flea market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Titus Parish, enter from school at 1009 Sheffield Ave., Aliquippa. Also, Thursday, Aug. 30. For information, call 724-378-8561.
THURSDAY, JULY 30
Night of praise, worship and speakers, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Keefer Hall of Our Lady of Grace Parish, 310 Kane Blvd., Scott Township. Sponsored by People of God Community. For information, call 412-262-2351 or visit www.pogpgh.org.
SATURDAY, AUG 1
Devotions and meeting, Apostolate of Fatima, 8 a.m. Mass, followed by rosary and meeting, St. Paul Parish, 128 N. McKean St., Butler.
Elegant junk sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (early bird admittance at 7:30 a.m. with $5 donation), cafeteria and garage of St. James School and Parish, 200 Walnut St., Sewickley. Sponsored by Women’s Guild, sale features household items, furniture and more. For information, call 412-741-6650 or visit www.saintjames-church.com.
SUNDAY, AUG. 2
Mass in Polish, 10 a.m., Our Lady Queen of Peace Church of St. Peter Parish, 907 Middle Road, Pittsburgh’s North Side. For information, call 412-921-7589.
Meeting, Secular Carmelites of St. Teresa, 1-4 p.m., St. Paul Monastery, 543 Bunker Hill Road, Kittanning. For information, call 724-360-4041.
Holy hour, 6:30-7:30 p.m., St. Peter Church of Prince of Peace Parish, South 28th and Sarah streets, Pittsburgh’s South Side. Holy hour of prayer worship and silence before the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament. For information, call 412-481-8380.
AROUND THE DIOCESE
Classic car owners and fans are invited to Catholic Charities Greene County Outreach’s fourth annual classic car show, Saturday, Aug. 1, from noon-3 p.m. at the county fairgrounds, 107 Fairgrounds Road in Waynesburg. Show features live entertainment, food, vendors, raffles and more. Event is free for spectators. Entry fee is $10 per classic car, with registration starting at 11 a.m. First 75 cars entered will receive a free windshield plaque. Spectators who bring new baby care items, such as cans of formula or diapers, will receive three free tickets for regular raffle. Proceeds benefit Catholic Charities of Greene County’s programs. Rain date is Aug. 2. Sponsored in part by Go Greene and Greene County Tourist Promotion Agency. For information, call 724-627-6410 or visit www.ccpgh.org.
SISTERS CELEBRATE 150 YEARS
Beginning Aug. 11, the feast of St. Clare of Assisi, the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities will celebrate 150 years of service to the people in need in western Pennsylvania with a series of events to be held at St. Francis Convent on the campus of Mount Alvernia in Millvale. Events planned: Tuesday, Aug. 11, 4:30 p.m., Mass for sisters and associates to celebrate opening of 150th anniversary as well as the feast of St. Clare of Assisi; Sunday, Sept. 12, 1-4 p.m., open house, including guided tour covering interesting historical, cultural and artistic topics; Sunday, Oct. 4, 10 a.m. Mass of celebration and thanksgiving on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, with Bishop David Zubik presiding, followed by luncheon; Tuesday, Dec. 8, 4:30 p.m. Mass for sisters and associates to conclude celebration. For information, visit www.sosf.org.
SHOWERS ON THE LAWN
Children ages 3 and older are invited to St. John Fisher Parish in Churchill for the annual “Showers on the Lawn” Wednesday, Aug. 12, from 1-4 p.m. Activities includes Bible stories, candy hunt, hot dogs, showers on the lawn and much more. Program is free, but registration is required. To register, call 412-241-4722.
MARRIAGE AND FAMILY
“Marriage and the Church’s Mission to the Family” is the title of a conference sponsored by the Diocese of Pittsburgh in partnership with the Augustine Institute, Saturday, Aug. 22, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. in O’Connor Hall of St. Paul Seminary in Crafton. Program includes Mass, dynamic presentations, panel discussion, lunch and more. Cost is $15 per person, $25 per couple. For more information, call 412-456-3156.
A pilgrimage to the shrines of France is being sponsored by St. Bernadette Parish in Monroeville from Nov. 4-11. Led by Father Anthony Gargotta, pilgrimage will include visits to Lourdes, Place of the Popes in Avignon, multiple sites in Paris and more. For more information, call Rege Reinersmann at 412-373-0050 or Best Catholic Pilgrimates at 1-800-908-2378, visit www.stbrnadet.org, or e-mail email@example.com.
SAVE DATE FOR REUNION
In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the founding of St. Pius X School in Pittsburgh’s Brookline neighborhood, a Mass, open house and social are planned for Sunday, Sept. 27, at the school and church. Mass will be celebrated at noon, followed by festivities in the classrooms and Cullen Hall until 4 p.m. For more information, visit dedicated Facebook page ST PIUS X 60th Reunion, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kearns Spirituality Center, 9000 Babcock Blvd., McCandless Township.
• Women's Emmaus retreat weekend, 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28 through 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30. Led by lay women, retreat Includes time for reflecting, renewing, reconnecting, relaxing and rejoicing. Cost is $185 per person. To register, call Karla Gribben at 412-758-1296 or Clare Giuffre at 412-298-8252, or e-mail email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.(P>