Today, October 8

· 25th Anniversary of Society of Christ at Holy Cross.

· Bible Study 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Library.

Monday, October 9

· English Rosary Guild LIVING ROSARY in Kolbe Hall 7:00 p.m. with meeting to follow.  All are welcome to participate.  Refreshments by Rose 109.

· English Holy Name Meeting 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 10

· Bible Study 9:00-11:00 a.m. in the Library.

· Festival wrap-up Meeting 6:30 p.m. Pioneer Room.

· Baptism Class 7:00 p.m. in Church.

Wednesday, October 11

· Faith Formation classes 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the school.

Thursday, October 12

· Bible Study 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Library.

· AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.

Friday, October 13

· Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.

Saturday, October 14

· Polish School 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Sunday, October 15

· Coffee & Donuts after all morning Masses in Kolbe.

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

· Bible Study 7:00-9:00 p.m. in Kennedy Hall


THE FALL FESTIVAL WRAP UP MEETING will be Tuesday, October 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the Pioneer Room.  Come to the meeting for a quick overview of the past Festival and share good ideas for next year.

“HAPPENINGS” BOOKS - The Educational Task Force is selling “Happenings” books for $30 each.  The books contain many discounts on gas, car washes, entertainment, restaurants, etc.  Contact Dennis at 612-788-4209 or the Parish Office weekdays to order a book. 

COFFEE AND DONUT SUNDAY will be Sunday, October 15th after all morning Masses.  We are in need of people to help host the Coffee and Donut Sunday in October.  We provide all the supplies - you serve..  If you can help, call the Parish Office weekdays at 612-789-7238.

SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL GERMAN DAY - Church of St. Boniface, 629 Second St. N.E. TODAY, October 8   with Polka Mass at 10:00 AM with Dick Macko Orchestra.  Authentic German Dinner following from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Adults $10, children (12 & under) $4. 

CHRISTMAS WREATHS & POINSETTIAS FOR SALE - The Holy Cross Educational Task Force will sell Christmas Wreaths and Poinsettias again this year.  You may order by calling Cindee Hanzely at 612-789-5171 or by using the order form that will be in a later bulletin.  Wreaths are $12.50 for the Classic Wreath and $15.00 for the Victorian Wreath.  Poinsettias will be $10.00 each and your choice of Red, Pink or White.

THE CATHEDRAL YOUNG ADULTS presents Mass Confusion - making sense of the Catholic Mass.  Beginning October 18, Father Joseph Johnson will lead a four part series explaining the actions, traditions and history of the Roman Catholic Mass.


· October 18                Introduction

· October 25                The Liturgy of the Word

· November 1             “Partying like a   Living Saint”

· November 8             The Liturgy of the Eucharist

· November 15           Mass and the Word


All talks begin at 7:00 p.m. in Hayden Hall.


Information is available on the St. Paul Cathedral website - click on the CYA logo.

S.S. CYRIL & METHODIUS RUMMAGE SALE 1315-2nd St. N.E. Church basement.  Wednesday, Oct. 11 - 4-7 p.m.; Thursday, Oct. 12 - 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 13 ($2.00 Bag Day) 9 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  Rummage donations may be brought in after Oct. 9 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Drop off at elevator entrance.  Handicap accessible.

ST. JOHN’S ANNUAL FESTIVAL “A Taste of Northeast” on Sunday, October 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 2200 Third Street N.E., Minneapolis.  Ethnic foods (eat in/take out), Turkey Raffle, bingo, bake sale, handcrafts, pull-tabs, games & more.  Fun for all. 

FALL FESTIVAL TODAY, Sunday, October 8, 11:00-3:30 p.m. at Holy Rosary, 2424-18th Avenue So. Mpls.  Serving a delicious Chicken Dinner/Mexican food sold ala carte.  Booths and activities for all. 

HOLY NAME’S FALL FEST - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 15, 37th and 12th Avenue South.  Enjoy our homemade brunch or enter a $2.00 raffle chance to win great prizes.  Rides, games, prizes and much more.  Brunch served from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Adults $7; Seniors $6; 12 and under $5.

HELP WANTED - Reliable, in-home day sitter for on-call substitute teacher.  Two boys 3 years and 15 months and 4-year old girl (bussed half-day to preschool M/W/F).  Light house work, cooking for care of children, room and board available and negotiable.  Call 612-789-8793.

HOLY CROSS PARISH ACTIVITIES is sponsoring a trip to see “White Christmas” on Wed., Dec. 20 at the Ordway Theatre in St. Paul.  Only 8 more tickets available.  $75.00 per person.  Pre-ordered tickets can now be paid for.  Make check payable to “Holy Cross Parish Activities” and put it in the collection basket or mail it to the Rectory.  Call Joan at 612-379-4488 for information.