1621 University Avenue N.E., Minneapolis, MN 55413 

HOLY CROSS ANNUAL SAUERKRAUT SUPPER is Tuesday, February 24, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the school auditorium. $9.00 adults, $4.00 children. Dance to the music of John Filipczak in Kolbe Hall 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Help is needed. Please call Cindy at 763-754-2230, Joan at 612-379-4488, or Janice at 763-572- 1713. Help us advertise this fun event. Invite a friend, co- worker, relative or neighbor.
HOLY CROSS LENTEN PROJECT - For the past few years Holy Cross has participated in a Lenten almsgiving project where donations such as food, soap, paper products, etc. are given to local charities.

We will do this project again in 2004. If you know of a special need by a local charity, please contact Janice this week 612-789-7238. Your suggestion will be considered and the list of weekly donations will be published next weekend.
THE POLISH ROSARY would like to extend a big THANK YOU to all who made their Bake Sale a success. Thank you to all who donated out and purchased the wonderful goodies. Raffle winners were: Coffee Pot - David Jambor; Cordial Set - Andrzej Kraskiewicz.
A LENTEN RETREAT, directed by Jeff Cavins, will be held at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 1250 South Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN on Friday, February 27 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and continuing Saturday, February 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Jeff will give talks on the topics of conversion, suffering, and reading the Bible. Everyone is welcome, no registration required. A free will offering is appreciated. Information: 651-982-2206.
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Please mark your calendar for Sunday, March 14. Pope John Paul II School will be holding its annual Fun'd Festival. There will be a Cash Raffle, Kids Games, Kiddie Jump, Pull Tabs, Mini-Raffles, Pot of Gold, Big Wheel, Bingo, Cake Walk, Garage Sale Booth, Bottle Mania, Basket Raffle, Food and fun, fun, fun. We are taking items for our Garage Sale Booth, please no clothes or broken items. Call 612-789-8851 to make arrangements to bring your items to school.
AA & ALANON meetings are held every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the basement of the school. New members are always welcome.


Today, February 15
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Monday, February 16
Archdiocesan Holy Name Board Meeting 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 18
Library open 6:00 p.m.
CCD, Confirmation class 6:30-7:45 p.m. in the school.
Thursday, February 19
AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.
Friday, February 20
Polish Mass and Devotions 7:00 p.m. in Church.
Saturday, February 21
Polish School 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Sunday, February 22
Sunday/School/Nursery during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Library open after 10:00 a.m. Mass.

TRINITY II TO PERFORM FOR CRADLE OF HOPE - Trinity II, World Champions of Irish Dance, will perform in a benefit event for Cradle of Hope at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 6 at O'Shaughnessy Auditorium, College of St. Catherine, St. Paul. Proceeds will provide financial support to pregnant women in need. For tickets call The O'Shaughnessy at 651-690-6700. For more information on Cradle of Hope call 651-636-0637.
OPERATION ANDREW AND MIRYAM DINNERS - Men and women ages 18 to 35 who may be open to a vocation are invited to Archbishop Flynn's residence for an informational evening. Call the Vocation Office at 651-962-6890.

Operation Andrew Dinner for men:
Tuesday, March 2 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Operation Miryam Dinner for women:
Wednesday, March 3 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Not March 9 as previously advertised.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - The North East Senior Citizen Resource Center is starting to plan their Annual Spring Clean-Up and is looking for a group of volunteers to help with raking, cleaning gutters, washing windows, etc. They are tentatively planning this clean-up for April or the first part of May. If you can help call Eric at 612-781-5096.
NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING CLASSES - Modern NFP is based on comprehensive scientific research, is healthy and marriage building! A series of classes on the highly effective Creighton Model Ovulation Method, taught by a qualified instructor, will begin on Monday, February 23 at St. Charles Borromeo in St. Anthony. For time of class, to register or more information, cal 651-232-3088.