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

THE ENGLISH ALTAR AND ROSARY GUILD was founded as an organization for women to promote spirituality for the women of the parish. There are many times when we as an organization gather together to pray and socialize and raise funds to donate to worthy causes in our community. We invite you and welcome you to join us as we carry out our mission for the women of Holy Cross Parish. Come and see what we are all about at our next meeting on Monday, April 12, 7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Center. For more information call Bonnie at 612-781-0158.

THE HOLY CROSS HOLY NAME will have a special program in conjunction with their meeting on Tuesday, April 13. The program will give recognition to American and Polish soldiers who served in World War II. There will be representatives from the United States and Polish Armed Services who will provide insight on what they experienced during the conflict. The program will be at 7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Hall and is for Holy Name members (English and Polish), prospective members, wives and others interested members from the parish.

THE HOLY NAME SOCIETY ANNUAL BANQUET will be Saturday, April 24 here at Holy Cross Church. Evening begins with Mass at 4:30 p.m. followed by social, dinner, program and entertainment by the Dolina Dancers in Kolbe Hall. Cost is $18.00 per person and wives/guests are welcome. Dinner choice: Pork Chop or Chicken. Reservations are necessary: Terry at 763-780-9569 or Len at 612-789-0943. Reservation deadline - April 16th.
SINGLES' SATURDAY - Calling all singles! The Catholic Single Adults Club of the Twin Cities invites all singles to celebrate Single's Saturday. The annual event on Saturday, April 24 from 5 to 10 p.m. recognizes and rejoices in the many gifts of single Catholics, examines our unique needs and contributions to the Church and society and explores how we can best use this time God has given us. Mass at St. Patrick's Church in Inver Grove Heights with Dinner, speaker and dancing in St. Patrick's Social Hall. Nancy Utoft will speak on "Turning Compassion into Action: Engaging Your Head and Heart in Helping Those In Need." Cost is $25 and reservations are required. Deadline is April 19th. Call Carl at 651-603-1412 or Karla after 12:00 noon at 952-997-2080.
PLEASE HELP SUPPORT FAMILIES in need in our community by attending The Silver Angel's spring "Angels in the Garden" fundraiser and auction on Sunday, April 25, 2-5 p.m. at the East Side Neighborhood Services building, 17th Avenue and 2nd Street N.E., Minneapolis. The afternoon includes refreshments, exciting auction items, workshops from master gardeners, hands-on-activities, door prizes and more. Join in and bring a guest! For more information call East Side Neighborhood Services at 612-781-6011.


Monday, April 12
Delivery of Easter Flowers to the shut-ins and sick of the parish beginning at 9:00 a.m. Meet in Church.
English Altar and Rosary Guild Meeting 7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Hall. Refreshments by Rose 109.
Tuesday, April 13
Baptism Class at 7:00 p.m. in Church.
English Holy Name Meeting 7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Hall.
Wednesday, April 14
Library open at 6:00 p.m.
CCD classes 6:30-7:45 p.m. in the school.
Meeting of Parents and Confirmation Candidates 6:30 p.m. in Kolbe Hall.
Thursday, April 15
AA & Alanon 7:30p.m. in Kennedy Hall.
Friday, April 16
Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.
Saturday, April 17
Polish School 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Sunday, April 18
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Sunday School/Nursery during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

MISSION CARD PARTY. St. Jude's Circle of Immaculate Conception Church will sponsor a Card and Bunco Party, Sunday, April 25, at 2:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Bridge, 500, and Bunco will be played. There will be a raffle, prizes and refreshments, Donation is $1.50 at the door. Immaculate Conception is at 4030 Jackson St. N.E., Columbia Heights. 763-788-9062.
GRACE FOR TODAY AND HOPE FOR TOMORROW - Annual Senior Citizen Seniors Recognition Mass 2004 sponsored by the Catholic Charities, Division of Aging on Monday, May 10, St. Bonaventure Church, 901 E. 90th St., Bloomington. Archbishop Harry Flynn will be the celebrant. Cost is $15. Registration deadline is April 30th. Day begins at 10:00 a.m. and concludes at 1:45 p.m. Transportation is on your own. Questions call Cheryl at 763-557-0220 or Kathy at 763-383-1108.
MINNESOTA CATHOLIC CREDIT UNION - Holy Cross is one of the many churches that is within the field of membership of Minnesota Catholic Credit Union (MCCU). Any parishioner, or their families, are eligible to join MCCU. As a member of MCCU, you will support diversity in the financial industry and belong to an organization that reflects the values of the Catholic faith. MCCU is a full service Credit Union offering low interest lows, various savings plans and checking accounts, ATM/debit cards, and internet banking. Please call our office at 612-362- 9234. The office is located at 2520 Broadway St. N.E.